Frank Gore is the third leading rusher in NFL history. Like many other athletes in the wake of George Floyd’s death, Gore decided to share his personal experience with racism and police brutality.
A look at how Floyd Mayweather made $450 million in a little over two years, less than a quarter of the time it will take Patrick Mahomes.
Music legend Charlie Daniels, who passed away on Monday at the age of 83, once wrote a passionate letter on the use of PEDs in sports.
Back in the 1990s when the Dallas Cowboys were winning Super Bowls, Michael Irvin oversaw a special house that was filled with sex, drugs, and lots of women.
A look at the bizarre stories surrounding the Heisman Trophy awards won by O.J. Simpson and where they are today.
A look back on the career of former Heisman Trophy winner Rashaan Salaam, who tragically took his own life in December 2016.
A look what viewers should expect in Monday night’s two-hour ESPN SportsCenter special, “The Return to Sports.”
The use of the national anthem before sporting events has been a custom in place for several decades, and here is why it got started.
Carl Lewis won nine gold medals in the Olympics and was drafted by teams in two pro sports..
The Detroit Lions have been a woeful team on the field for years. That doesn’t even compare to the tragedy the organization has endured for decades that makes it appear the organization is cursed.
Phyllis George paved the way for women in sports broadcasting debuting on The NFL Today in 1975. She died at age 70 in 2020. What was Phyllis George’s net worth at the time of her death?
With the prospect of empty NFL stadiums for the 2020 season becoming more likely, broadcaster Joe Buck says Fox has plans to pump in crowd noise and use virtual fans.
In 2012, the NFL came down hard on the New Orleans Saints for Bountygate. Years earlier, the NFL didn’t care about bounties according to Reggie White and others.
Legendary sports broadcaster Bob Costas made a lot of money calling games ever since his high school coach told him he couldn’t hit his weight.
Before he retired following the 2018 season, Ed Hochuli was the most recognizable NFL referee. Off the field, he’s a partner in a law firm. How much is Ed Hochuli’s net worth?
Some have estimated the sports memorabilia industry to be worth $5.4 billion, but don’t believe that all of what’s out there is authentic.
A look back at the MTV ‘Rock N’ Jock’ era that saw professional athletes mix it up with celebrities in wild softball and basketball games.
Before Colin Kaepernick, there was Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf of the Denver Nuggets who shunned the national anthem.
Isaac Bruce is one of the top wide receivers in the history of the NFL. He is a member of the 1999 Super Champions St. Louis Rams.
Herschel Walker had some fancy footwork, whether he was strutting his stuff on the gridiron or in a professional ballet performance.
Rodney Harrison spent 15 seasons in the NFL as a defensive back and won two Super Bowls with the New England Patriots.
Deuce McAllister was considered one of the best running backs in the league during his time with the New Orleans Saints.
Julius Peppers was a multi-sport star before joining the NFL. Is he the greatest athlete in the history of the league?
NFL general managers were left off the NFL All-Decade Team. Bill Belichick, Ozzie Newsome and John Schneider are strong candidates.
Tom Brady made two NFL All-Decade teams with the New England Patriots. But in what decade was the future Hall of Famer most dominant?
Drew Brees didn’t make the NFL All-Decade Team despite putting up record-setting numbers. What other NFL stars got snubbed?
Mark Rypien was the other sixth-round quarterback who went on to become a Super Bowl MVP. Like Tom Brady, Rypien didn’t come into the NFL with a lot of hype after being selected by the Washington Redskins with the 146th overall selection. Also like Brady, Rypien guided his team to a Super Bowl championship and …
This fall, the NFL playoffs will look a bit different. The newly expanded postseason field, however, could create one unintended consequence.
Bo Jackson and Deion Sanders are two of the best two-sport athletes ever. But who’s the better one out of the two?
During his playing career, Terrell Owens earned nearly $80 million. A string of bad decisions, however, took it all away.
Todd Marinovich was forced into a life of football. Recently, Marinovich, who starred at quarterback for the University of Southern California back in the late 80s, admitted as much. His father Marv groomed him to be a professional athlete since the day he was born. That upbringing led Marinovich to eventually becoming a first-round pick …
New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft may not have been able to save Tom Brady from leaving, but he may be saving lives.
There’s a history of dramatic finishes to close NFL playoff games. These five catches that decided games in the closing moments stand out.
Bo Jackson, the two-sport, all-star athlete, may have been a member of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers if not for a plane ride.
Sebastian Janikowski was the last kicker to be a first-round NFL draft pick. What other kickers have been gone in round one of the NFL draft?
A look at the best wide receiver tandems in NFL history.
Former Detroit Lions offensive lineman Mike Utley went from a football player to a paraplegic on one play in November of 1991.
This season, the NFL playoffs will expand to 14 total teams. Even that change, however, wouldn’t have helped the 2019 Dallas Cowboys.
Kansas City Chiefs running back Joe Delaney seemed poised for NFL greatness, but sacrificed everything to save a stranger’s life.
Former NFL linebacker Brian Peters only recently joined the XFL, but that didn’t stop him from donating half of his salary to help an incredible cause.
Odell Beckham Jr. had a lot of success during his time at LSU. He was making big plays in college before he got to the NFL.
Sean Taylor played four seasons with the Washington Redskins before he was murdered in 2007. His career was cut way too short.
Former Ohio State running back Maurice Clarett has gone from football star to prisoner to motivational speaker.
Brian Jordan, who played professionally for the Atlanta Braves and Atlanta Falcons, is always the forgotten two-sport athlete.
Jim Brown retired from the NFL in 1965, but the Cleveland Browns legend has built up a substantial net worth in his post-playing career.
Jimmy Johnson and Jerry Jones had just won their second consecutive Super Bowl with the Dallas Cowboys when their relationship fell apart.
Scott Norwood missed a 47-yard field goal in the closing moments of Super Bowl XXV against the New York Giants.
Dallas Cowboys star DE DeMarcus Lawrence once snubbed a young fan asking for his autograph because of the shirt he was wearing.
The NFL has seen stars like Rob Gronkowski, Luke Kuechly and Travis Frederick retire early due to injuries. Does the NFL have a problem?
LaDainian Tomlinson broke numerous NFL records with the Chargers during his Hall of Fame career. Where is the former Chargers star now?