Coming Thursday: Woody's Winners for Week 1! In the meantime, mental_floss has your football fix right here.
What do newspaper headline type and the New Deal have to do with the Oakland Raiders and Philadelphia Eagles?
Major League batters see, on average, about four pitches per at-bat. So something like an 8-pitch at-bat is considered pretty long.
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Six major-league sports teams currently in the "big four" (MLB, NFL, NBA, NHL) have names with the initials C.B.
The 2010 FIFA World Cup begins June 11th in South Africa. The whole world is watching!
Sunday, the annual Indianapolis 500 race will be held at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
We've written about the Quidditch World Cup before -- it's a competition in which muggles play a real-world version of the fictional Harry Potter game.
The 136th annual Kentucky Derby is tomorrow. To get into the mood, here are some classic races from all over featuring creatively-named horses.
Horses like Secretariat, Seattle Slew, and Citation go down in history for winning the Kentucky Derby. You might also be interested in the stories of some horses that didn't win.
Last week, after Texas Stadium was demolished, I emailed blog overlord Jason English to pitch this Late Movies about demolished stadiums.