Deacon Jones Dies, Former NFL Great was 74

Deacon Jones Dies, Former NFL Great was 74

Deacon Jones, one of the greatest defensive players in NFL history, passed away last night at his home in Southern California. He was 74 years old.

Sources confirm that Jones, a 14-year veteran who played from 1961-1974, died of natural causes.

Posted in: R.I.P.
Jason Kidd Retires from the NBA

Jason Kidd Retires from the NBA

An NBA legend has called it a career.

Following a dismal postseason for the New York Knicks, Jason Kidd announced his retirement today.

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Arvind Mahankali Wins Spelling Bee, Goes BONKERS

Arvind Mahankali Wins Spelling Bee, Goes BONKERS

He's a W-I-N-N-E-R.

Arvin Mahankali, a 13-year old from New York City, took home the Scripps National Spelling Bee title last night, winning over $30,000 in cash and prizes after successfully spelling the word "knaidel."

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Jallen Messersmith: First Openly Gay U.S. Men's College Basketball Player

Jallen Messersmith: First Openly Gay U.S. Men's College Basketball Player

Jallen Messersmith has come out as the first openly gay men's college basketball player in the United States.

The Benedictine College center told The Associated Press this week that he revealed his sexuality to coaches and teammates before this past season, opening up again Tuesday to Outsports.com.

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Man Bounces Bench Press Bar Off His Belly: WTH?!?

Man Bounces Bench Press Bar Off His Belly: WTH?!?

Well, this has to hurt. In all the wrong places.

For some reason, the following video depicts a large man gearing himself up to bench press... only to remove the bar from its stationary location... bounce it off his belly numerous times... and then finally finish off his lift and walk away proudly.

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