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As late as the 1980s boxing was one of the most popular sports in America. In a single generation, due to the drying up of youth participation, corruption, and a simple decay of interest, boxing became a shell of its former self. As the National Football League starts down the same road of self-destruction, which…

As the country and the world prepares for Super Bowl Sunday this weekend we thought it would be fun to look back at over forty Super Bowls and select the football heroes that surprised us all. Our favorite sports writer Chuck Bednar has compiled a wonderful list of the top 10 most unlikely Super Bowl…

Sports make us fit, fight stress and give us an overall feeling of well-being. We play sports because they’re fun, and because our brains tell us to! Scientists have found that sports help our minds cope with future conflicts and unforeseen circumstances, as well as develop our social skills. That’s why both kids and young…

Do you know the old cliche about never letting the details spoil a good headline? Well, that applies just as much to sports headlines. You’ve probably heard of these famous sports moments, but do you know the real stories? 10. Bill Buckner’s Error This clip is inevitably shown before every World Series game. 1986 World…

The Fédération Internationale de Football Association is the body that organizes international soccer games and tournaments, most notably the World Cup. Established in 1904, the non-profit organization is based in Zurich, Switzerland. And at some point since then it was apparently taken over by supervillains. So while it may organize the biggest and most beloved…

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