By winning the 2015 MVP award, Newton joined a club of football greats who won both the Heisman and the NFL’s highest individual honor.
Often overlooked, Karl Malone is one of the best players in NBA history. A few of his records stand out as being particularly great.
After Hank Gathers died, the bright spot of March Madness was how Loyola Marymount responded to the loss of their promising leader.
Tom Brady might be a Super Bowl Champion, but he is also a family man. With his move to Tampa Bay, many wonder if his family will join him.
Throughout his entire NBA career, Chris Paul has been an avid fan of bowling — but this interest goes far beyond the local alley.
Dennis Rodman was one of the best defenders the NBA had ever seen. He got paid handsomely, but his net worth declined in retirement.
Former Denver Broncos quarterback John Elway’s net worth shows what can happen when a pro athlete is smart with their investments.
Bernard Williams was a promising offensive lineman in the NFL. However his young career never materialized after a lifetime ban from the NFL.
Chris Petersen is just the latest example of coaches who seem to burn out. What he said sheds some light on the lingering issue.
Once lauded as an up-and-coming superstar, Dez Bryant has been hobbled by injuries that make his future in the NFL questionable at best.
Several generations of the Matthews family have infiltrated the NFL, making them one of the most successful football families in history.
Over 30 years removed from his lifetime ban from the MLB, Cincinnati Reds legend Pete Rose’s gambling habits may not have subsided.
Looking back, early interviews show hints of how Tom Brady would go from a shy high school athlete to NFL superstar.
Despite playing in different eras, Tiger Woods and Arnold Palmer are often compared to one another thanks to their elite golf abilities.
Cam Newton was the talk of the NFL in 2015. Unfortunately, his four seasons since Super Bowl 50 have been a major disappointment.
Klay Thompson is a famous NBA star, but many fans don’t know he comes from a family of pro athletes thanks to his parents.
While American sporting leagues are suspended indefinitely, the CBA is operating under the assumption that it’ll resume play soon.
Shaquille O’Neal has made a healthy living since his entrance into the NBA in 1992. However, Shaq has made even more off the court.
The beginning of Babe Ruth’s career was over 100 years ago, but he’s still one of the most fascinating pro athletes
Every professional golfer needs the best clubs on the market to stay on top of their game. Is each golfer responsible for buying their own clubs?
Derek Carr is in a weird position right now. It seems like the Raiders have given up hope on him, but there is limited interest from other teams.
Golfers have magnificently engineered balls that adhere to their style as they take the course. So regulations must state what’s allowed.
While the XFL, like so many other leagues, is suspended due to COVID-19, it’s already shown some lessons the NFL could learn from.
If fighters want to risk brain damage to box, they can. But for every George Foreman and Manny Pacquiao, others pay with their lives.
Heisman winner Jason White’s story has become a cautionary tale of how quickly things can change for even the most promising young athletes.
Giannis Antetokounmpo’s last name is almost impossible to spell or pronounce, but the true meaning of the name reveals Giannis was destined for greatness.
College basketball referees are just as upset as fans over the cancellation of March Madness. How much money are they losing out on?
Professional tennis has sent mixed messages concerning its response to the coronavirus, and tennis players have not been happy.
After Cassius Winston had a brother die from a tragically unexpected death, Winston knew he had to honor him before every game.
Tom Izzo always seems to have Michigan State prepared in March. So what is the secret behind his ability to prepare his teams for the tournament?
With RJ Barrett struggling to find his place, his famous godfather, Steve Nash, is trying to preach patience to Knicks fans.
As LaMelo Ball enters draft season, some wonder if LaVar Ball will cost his son the top pick after yet another NBA rant.
Several of the greatest NBA rookies have hoisted the Eddie Gottlieb trophy, but the average fan might not know anything about its namesake.
Whether injuries or expectations hurt them, a one-season wonder is a cautionary NBA tale of what happens if they take on too much too early.
J.R. Smith has had a wild NBA career. After its many ups and downs his career appears to be all but over. Is there any hope left for him?
James Harden has an answer for everyone in the NBA — except the Mavericks’ Dorian Finney-Smith. Harden has struggled against the forward.
Reggie Miller was one of the best shooters the NBA has ever seen. However, it wasn’t always so easy for Miller.
The 1979 NCAA championship not only defined Larry Bird and Magic Johnson’s careers, but it still defines college basketball 40 years later.
Aside from Michael Jordan, there might not be a name more synonymous with the sport an athlete played than Babe Ruth. Even though his career began over a century ago when sports were not the readily available event that they are today, Ruth rose to superstardom during the 1910s and continues to be a widely-known …
The NFL has seen many draft-related penalties over the years. But the Patriots may be the most harmful draft-related punishment of all time.
In the NHL, Wayne Gretzky’s career goals record was believed to be unattainable. With Alexander Ovechkin, however, this might not be the case.
Bronny James could be an NBA superstar like his dad, LeBron James, but the elder James says we all need to slow down talking about that topic.
Whether injuries hold them back or a bad offseason depleted their chances at success, these are the NBA’s worst teams.
You can’t tell the full Michael Jordan story without discussing his legendary college career at North Carolina, especially with March Madness.
Jim Bouton might not be a household name for every baseball fan. A pitcher for the New York Yankees for much of the ’60s, Bouton had an up and down career that saw him quickly become an All-Star before burning out and becoming a relief pitcher without much action for much of his career. Despite …
March Madness is such a staple in the world of not only college basketball, but sports in general, that it can be hard to think of a time when it was not the ultimate goal of college basketball teams. However, as with everything from the Super Bowl to the World Series, there had to be …
The New York Knicks are a disaster. From a terrible product on the court to an even worse product off of it, the team has almost nothing going for it. After years of teasing fans with the possibility of landing superstars such as Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving, the team struck out on all fronts …
The Lamar Hunt trophy has been hoisted by the AFC champion for years. The story behind it is lost on those who don’t know about its namesake.
Jonathan Taylor’s performance at the NFL Combine got a lot of teams’ attention. Now, Taylor might be the top running back in the draft.
In 2016, the stars aligned for one of the most memorable moments in March Madness history thanks to Kris Jenkins and the Villanova Wildcats.