Virginia Governor hounded over Tebow Bill

Virginia Governor hounded over Tebow Bill

Richmond Governor Terry McAuliffe is under a lot of pressure to support new measures that would allow homeschooled student to participate in public school sports.  The “Tebow Bill”, named after homeschooled NFL quarterback Tim Tebow,  is causing quite a stir in Virginia. Throughout February, advocates for new legislation have been hounding the Governor to change about a bill […]

University of California Football Team Admits Fault in Player Death

University of California Football Team Admits Fault in Player Death

This was something that could have been avoided. This seems to be the message this week after court proceedings put the onus of blame square on the University of California at Berkeley football team for the February 7, 2014 death of Ted Agu, a walk-on linebacker who collapsed during an off-season workout and who was later […]

Michael Phelps makes a guest appearance for ASU Basketball

Michael Phelps makes a guest appearance for ASU Basketball

On Thursday, Michael Phelps took time off from his busy training schedule to help out the Arizona State Sun Devils. The Olympian appeared to help ASU’s basketball team with their secret weapon: the “curtain of distraction”. The technique is performed like this: as the opposing team shoot free throws, fans erect a large stage-curtain. Right as the player […]

Year-In-Review: 5 Sporting Moments That Went Beyond The Playing Field

Year-In-Review:  5 Sporting Moments That Went Beyond The Playing Field

Each year, there are a number of events where the worlds of sports and politics inevitably collide and the year 2015 was no exception.  Throughout the year there were a number of happenings where either athletes or a game itself became bigger than simply a one-time sporing event.  It was these moments we now choose […]

Year-In-Review: 10 Sports Grinches That Made Headlines in 2015

Year-In-Review:  10 Sports Grinches That Made Headlines in 2015

As we look back on the 2015 year in sports, we will look back on a year that was remarkable in many ways:  We had the first four-team BCS playoff in college football, a controversial lead up to a remarkable Super Bowl, an NBA champion led by the new face of the league, an NHL team […]