The '72 Dolphins Are Still The Worst, Will Visit The White House

Goddammit. Football season hasn't even started yet, and the '72 Dolphins have already found a way to weasel their way into the news cycle. The NFL's most insufferable group of old dudes will be visiting the White House next Tuesday so that their undefeated season can be honored. » 8/14/13 11:00am 8/14/13 11:00am

Tim Hudson Suffers Gruesome Ankle Injury, Taken Off Field On Cart

Tim Hudson was cruising against the Mets tonight until Eric Young brought an end to his night and, possibly, his season. » 7/24/13 9:52pm 7/24/13 9:52pm

8-Year-Old Dies After Being Struck By Baseball [UPDATE]

Dylan Williams was at practice for his Little League youth all-star team on Tuesday night when he was hit in the neck with a baseball. He fell to the ground and never got up. » 7/19/13 6:20pm 7/19/13 6:20pm

Kentucky Star Nerlens Noel Leaves Game Against Florida After Suffering…

This is tough to watch (and to listen to, since it might be the sound of a promising NBA career being tossed into the spinning wheel of injury fate). Midway through the second half of Kentucky's bout in Gainesville—one the Wildcats would lose by a 69-52 score—freshman phenom Nerlens Noel crashed into a basket… » 2/12/13 9:09pm 2/12/13 9:09pm

A's Pitcher Pat Neshek's Newborn Son Has Died

On Monday, the Oakland Athletics clinched a playoff spot, and just a few hours later pitcher Pat Neshek's wife went into labor. Neshek flew to Florida and was with his wife when she gave birth to a baby boy. » 10/04/12 9:55am 10/04/12 9:55am

Russian Powerlifter Drops 400 Pounds On His Chest, Reportedly Dies

Be warned: What happened to poor Igor Golushkin in the video above is not for the squeamish. These details are unconfirmed, but according to this report by Red Hot Russia, Golushkin was trying to bench press 185 kg (approximately 408 pounds) when the bar fell on his chest, tearing his diaphragm and breaking his… » 8/31/12 10:50am 8/31/12 10:50am

Swansea’s Ashley Williams Gives The Worst Back Pass Ever

Swansea City, or "The Welsh Barcelona" as nobody in their right mind calls them, have been doing rather well this season. Despite losing their second dapper manager in as many years after Paulo Sousa left for Leicester, they are currently second in the Championship and playing some proper tidy football. » 3/14/11 3:45pm 3/14/11 3:45pm

Bart Scott Now Owns The Rights To The Phrase "Can't Wait!"

Sal Paolantonio interviewed Bart Scott back in January, after the Jets defeated the Patriots, 28-21 in the AFC semifinals. As the ESPN YouTube video would have us believe, Scott "literally [flew] over" to Paolantonio, talked about nosebleeds and believing for a bit, and ended his shining moment with an exuberant… » 3/04/11 7:10pm 3/04/11 7:10pm

Lawrence Taylor... Accused Of Rape

"Taylor, 51, was taken into custody by the Town of Ramapo police after being accused of raping someone in the Holiday Inn Holidome Hotel in Suffern."[CBS] » 5/06/10 10:50am 5/06/10 10:50am

Miami Hurricanes SID Seems To Be A Bit Of A Monster

Today's entirely creepy and queasy story comes to us from ... well, from The U, which probably isn't entirely surprising. But this isn't a fun tale of coked up strippers or the Seventh Floor Crew. This one involves child porn and the school's child porn. » 3/27/08 1:35pm 3/27/08 1:35pm