Everything you need to know about NFL football positions on offense and defense, explained with charts and diagrams as well as detailed lists of each player’s duties and responsibilities.
Only 14 players have ever won baseball's batting Triple Crown, leading the league in batting average, home runs, and runs batted in. All 11 20th century winners are in the Hall of Fame. In 2012, Miguel Cabrera joined the exclusive Triple Crown club.
When trying to get rid of the smell in hockey equipment, use vinegar in the washing maching, followed by fabric softener. To remove the stench for a longer period, try the Sports-O-Zone sanitizing system.
For years people have compared Mike Trout to Mickey Mantle. Trout recently turned 27. Here's a look at how closely he compares with Mantle at the same age.
The New York Giants have had some excellent quarterbacks throughout their long history in the NFL. Here is a ranking of the five best Giants quarterbacks, along with a listing of some other talented quarterbacks who deserve honorable mention.
A list of the top ten largest cricket grounds in India. Includes photos and information like capacity size and opening year.
This article will review the three most iconic instances of Patriots cheating scandals. While they did cheat in some instances, very often the allegations were overblown and the Patriots reputation has suffered far too much.
Game Six of the 1975 World Series was not only the greatest game every played, it saved Major League Baseball.
Kobe Bryant was the closest thing to Michael Jordan. While he was not able to surpass Michael in the NBA pantheon, he came really close to doing so. Kobe was his generation's Michael Jordan.
This article tells the story of the New Zealand Rugby Haka—one of the great sporting spectacles, anticipated with trepidation by opposition teams, yet loved by fans of the game from all nations.
I loved watching all of these players play the game. They are all obvious cheaters though. The steroid use of these guys was something a blind man could see.
Though the Cleveland Browns have been synonymous with losing for most of the past 20 years, with 37 winning seasons and 28 playoff appearances, there have been plenty of memorable wins for the team. What follows is a list of 10 of the most prominent victories in franchise history.
1984 Dunbar Poets (from left to right) Darryl Wood, Reggie Lewis, Reggie Williams, Tim Dawson, Jerry White. (Center) Muggsy Bouges Driving through East Baltimore, amid the despair of antiquated housing projects and the imposing dungeon like...
The Cleveland Browns have gone through dominance, the Kardiac Kids, their move to Baltimore, and years of mediocrity. This article will cover their rise and fall, along with their hopeful future, beginning in 1946!
Willie Mays and Mickey Mantle were both banned from Major League Baseball in the early '80s. Money issues after retirement drove them to challenge the powers of the game.
Who are the greatest football players in New York Giants history? Out of all the great Giants players, the 10 players on this list had the greatest impact on the team.
The modern era of Major League Baseball began with 8 teams in the National League in 1900 and 8 in the American League in 1901. For 60 years, the Major Leagues were comprised of those 16 original teams, with only a handful of franchise relocations. Beginning in 1961, baseball expanded with new teams, additional franchise moves, and divisional reconfigurations. There are currently 30 teams with 3 divisions in each league. Is more expansion or franchise relocation on the way?
This article will go in depth over the statistics, opponents, accolades, and overall greatness of two of the greatest players in history to determine who is the GOAT!
Volleyball in the U.S. is growing in popularity. This article will highlight the positives of adding a men's program.
Here is a history of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ Most Valuable Players from their six Super Bowl championships. These are the players that changed the outcome of the games and brought Lombardi trophies home to the Steel City.
This article will look at some of the most famous and prestigious football (soccer) derbies which take place across some of the best leagues from around the world.
This article discusses the most important characteristics of high-quality quarterbacks in the NFL. Develop these quarterback qualities and you will have a shot at a career in the NFL.
This article provides a list of the 16 worst players for the Los Angeles Dodgers during the age of free agency. A short biography is provided for each notoriously bad player.
Teach young children how to dribble without dribbling. Start early learners right by teaching them "the" most important aspect of basketball, ball security. As kids become ready, a simple 3-step approach to dribbling that includes a fun :30 second animated video to help seed the learning.
Baseball has declined in popularity and that will have a long lasting effect on the culture at large. Years from now a young child will ask, "Grandpa, what was baseball?"
Learn the key differences between the 4-3 and 3-4 defenses in football and find out which is better in certain situations. There are pros and cons to both defenses, and their effectiveness depends as much on the talent on the field as it does the coach.
Jackie Mitchell was a professional female baseball player who pitched for the Chattanooga Lookouts. At the age of 17, she struck out Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig consecutively in a 1931 exhibition game.
Brooklyn Dodgers’ Carl Furillo is considered one of the greatest outfielders of his day. But false accusations and reporters’ misrepresentations dogged him throughout his career.
Quarterback is the most important position in football. Between yards, touchdowns, interceptions, supporting casts, and championships, it's hard to decide who is the greatest of all time. This article will compare and contrast these things in order to try to determine who is the best QB of all time.
Baseball is America's pastime, and hitting a round ball with a round bat is extremely difficult. Hitting a round ball with a round bat when the ball is travelling 100 miles per hour is harder still.
This article will cover the top 10 National Basketball Association players of all time, judged by their stats, career accolades, strengths, and weaknesses. Enjoy!
This article suggests a list of the 16 greatest players for the Los Angeles Dodgers and only includes retired players. The compilation includes a short biography for each player.
This is an basic guide to common penalties in NFL football, intended to help fans understand what is happening when a flag is thrown.
Brady, the ultimate winner in NFL history, vs Rodgers, the purest passer there ever was. Who is the greatest of all time when we compare both in every way?
The Seattle Mariners have only been in business for 44 seasons, but they've churned out plenty of superstars—including some of Major League Baseball's all-time greats. Read on to discover the top five players ever to don a Mariners uniform.
Draft day 1986. The Boston Celtics select Len Bias Growing up in a generation removed from the John F. Kennedy assassination, I have had only a few," I will always remember where I was" moments in my life, and the death of Len Bias was one of them.
FIFA has 17 established laws or rules of football (soccer). These can be applied for kids' games, adult games (intramural and pickup games), for coaching, and for refereeing. These regulations are reviewed annually. Learn to play and learn the rules of the game.
The New York Giants had long played second fiddle to their crosstown rivals, but in 1951, their manager made a decision that put them in the history books once more: the first all-black outfield.
MLB game attendance it down. Is the sport in trouble? Only change will bring fans back to the ballpark. Here is a plan to help MLB put more butts in the seats.
This list includes those coaches already in retirement or no longer head coaching at the D3 level. The AVCA has its Hall of Fame, here's the list of potential Division III candidates.
In 1891, James Naismith was told to create a game that could be played inside during the winter. He decided to nail two peach baskets on opposite ends of a gymnasium. Balls put in them were retrieved using ladders by the baskets. This is how basketball got started.
Jackie Robinson had a tough assignment when he became the first African-American player in pro baseball, but if there ever was a person who could cast aside the racism that followed, it was Jackie.
Catcher Ray Fosse became famous as the target of one of the hardest slides in Major League history during the 1970 All Star Game. It changed his life.
Find out which NFL team is the Steelers' biggest rival, along with a few other teams that have made enemies of the mighty Steelers over the years. When Pittsburgh squares off against these rivals you are in for a game you won’t forget.
Learn how to play girl's lacrosse! Learn about the equipment, players, field markings and basic rules of girl's lacrosse!
English football clubs commemorate their famous players with statues. We have picked the top ten images and include historical descriptions, the name of the sculptor and the date it was unveiled.
Find out why NFL teams allow punters to hold for field goals instead of quarterbacks or wide receivers. You know it drives you crazy!
From April through October, it’s baseball season! The announcers can make it confusing, but whether you’re new to the game or an "old pro," baseball is a language we can all speak fluently.
This article will take a look at some of the best and most entertaining UEFA Champions League finals to have been contested since the competition was re-named in 1992.
This article will cover why Steph Curry is very overrated and the byproduct of a perfect storm, overpowered team, and great coaching.
Roberto Clemente was one of a kind. He contributed to MLB’s successful integration of Latino players and constantly performed charitable deeds, often without fanfare or publicity. He is a hero.
The NHL started in 1917. It had never had a black player. Things changed in 1958 when Canadian Willie O'Ree played a game for the Boston Bruins. He was called professional hockey's Jackie Robinson. He played from 1955 to 1979.
These NBA players had the odds stacked against them considering that their parents were shorter than 5'10". However, they grew tall which helped propel their careers to great heights.
Would you like to know how many Major League Baseball players have had Tommy John surgery? If you do, please read this article and find out.
Passing is an important part of basketball. Several problems often exist with a young passers' technique. This article provides a guide on how to teach young children to pass a basketball.
This article covers the top 10 running backs all time. We'll look at statistical ranking and analysis.
Creating a baseball scorecard in Excel is easy and fun. The best part is that you can customize it however you want. Just follow these simple steps!
The Cleveland Browns have been synonymous with failed draft picks over the past two decades, but the draft struggles go back much farther than that. In this article, I'll explore the worst draft picks the Browns have ever made.
Hand size is important for a quarterback. Nearly every play has the quarterback handling the ball and small hands mean less ball control. Quarterbacks such as Drew Brees and Russell Wilson have shown it's possible to have success at a height of 6'0" or shorter if you have huge hands.
In 1962, their first season, the New York Mets managed to lose more baseball games than any other team in the 20th century. But fans flocked to the "amazin'" team, even though nobody could play the game.
Last season saw the ACC clearly divided into two divisions, with NC State and Clemson occupying the space between. The league sent that seven team first division to the NCAA Tournament, where Virginia bounced back from the biggest upset in NCAA Tournament history to win the first NCAA Championship i
Michael Jordan is widely regarded as the greatest basketball player of all time. Through the years, people have been looking for the next Michael Jordan. Here are five other players who were supposed to be just that.
What do all those letters and numbers in a baseball box score stand for? Knowing how to read a professional box score will keep you in the game.
In the 2010s, Iceland was one of football's biggest risers, having risen over 100 spots over five years. Relive Iceland's long struggle to get to prominence, including its worst ranking in 2012 before a near-miss at reaching the 2014 World Cup.
This article will help you teach your rookie little leaguer how to pitch. Beginners instructions, rules, and tips for getting your little league ballplayer off on the right foot.
The 2012-13 season marked the end of an era for the Premier League. Sir Alex Ferguson took charge of Manchester United for the final campaign, crowning themselves as Champions of England for a record 20th time. But how was the rest of the league looking?
Controversial plays are part of every World Series. In Game 3 of the 1975 World Series, a bunt took center stage.
When tryouts are close, anxiety levels rise and kids around the country head out to earn their spot. Here are some tips on how to lower the stress and increase your chances of looking good!
The Cleveland Browns have some of the greatest running backs in NFL history. Here is a list of the best running backs that ever wore the brown and orange!
Celtic and Rangers are collectively known as the Old Firm. Not only are they the most successful football clubs in Scotland, they also contest one of the fiercest football rivalries in the world.
Jordan is known as the greatest to ever play, but with emerging stars like LeBron James and old rivals like Bird and Magic, do the numbers support Jordan as the best? This article will show why Jordan was overrated as a clutch player, winner, and why his opponents were subpar for his talent level.
This article will cover the top 10 greatest Cleveland Browns players of all time. The Browns have many Hall of Fame players and dynasties that spanned multiple decades. This article will show the best players that helped to build the historic Browns franchise.
This article suggests a list of the 15 greatest running backs for the Los Angeles Rams during the team's long history of playing NFL football in America.
This article will cover the top 10 greatest players in Kansas City Chief's history. Since their inception, they've produced some of the greatest defenders and skill positions of all time. Their history has some of the best talents in NFL history.
So you want to play cricket but don't know much about it. Don't worry, this article will explain all you need to know on how to play cricket.
American football is one of the most popular sports. Understanding the basic rules, regulations, and scoring of football makes this popular sport more enjoyable and exciting.
Planning a visit to Cooperstown and the Baseball Hall of Fame? Check out this guide to learn everything you need to know for a memorable visit to this shrine to the game of baseball.
The majority of players selected in the NFL Draft are quickly forgotten in the annals of history, though there are those players selected who become staples of a franchise. The Cleveland Browns have made plenty of stellar draft picks throughout the years, and the best of all-time are featured here.
We look at some players with the biggest hands in NBA history. Being tall like Shaq does not guarantee huge hands. Players like Wilt Chamberlain do not have impressive hand sizes considering their height. Players like Rondo, Jordan, Dr. J, Kawhi Leonard and Giannis have pretty impressive hand sizes.
Teach young children how to hit a baseball without a bat. Start early learners right by teaching them "the" most important aspect of baseball, focus. As kids become ready to hit, a simple 3-step approach to hitting includes a fun :30 second animated video to help seed the learning for kids.
Only 16 pitchers have ever won the NL pitching Triple Crown, leading the league in wins, ERA, and strikeouts. The winners include some of the best pitchers in MLB history, including 10 Hall of Famers.
Analysis and commentary on English football's biggest match. Manchester United and Liverpool are two of the most revered names in world club football. Learn about their colourful history in the EPL.
Baseball is “America’s pastime.” Wooden and concrete ballparks and stadiums add to the sport’s rich heritage. Take a look back at the homes of your favorite teams!
It is a baseball game or the circus? Hard to tell these days. Here is one ardent fan's plan of helping baseball begin the journey of make attending a game a sporting event again.
Top 10 Underrated Football Players Of All Time - Many talented football players have graced the beautiful game, yet they escape the memories of today's fans.
This basic guide for rules in the NHL covers everything from the field of play to stoppages and penalties.
We examine some of the best players to ever step up to the plate: Ty Cobb, Rogers Hornsby, Jimmie Foxx, Stan Musial, Mickey Mantle, Frank Robinson, Hank Aaron, and Barry Bonds
NFL Pro Football Hall of Fame State Rankings List; state by state list of hall of famers; hall of fame state by state rank; what state has the most pro football hall of famers
A video and stats compilation of the best managers in world football, including Jose Mourinho and Louis Van Gaal.
Need a little inspiration. Check out Eric LeGrand's amazing story. This young man has overcome unbelievable adversity and is a wonderful example of how to have a positive outlook on life.