From The Trailer Park - Bleed For This

The story of Vinny “Paz” Pazienza (Miles Teller), a world champion boxer who came back from a near-fatal, debilitating car crash to get back into the ring again.

Directed by Ben Younger (Boiler Room). Also stars Aaron Eckhart, Katey Sagal, Ciaran Hinds, Ted Levine.

Looks like this will be this year’s big sports […]

He Runs Like The Wind

In the lighter side of European news, a Swedish soccer player (pictured above) was flagged and thrown out of the game for a rather unique reason:

[The referee] gave Adam Lindin Ljungkvist two yellow cards, and finally a red, when he broke wind during a match.

The ref called Adam’s flatulence “unsportsmanlike” and, according […]

Saturday Open Thread

Muhammad Ali in George Foreman's grill. RIP

Monday Open Thread

The amazing hole in one from The Master’s

Due Process, what a concept

As if I didn’t loathe the media’s disgusting predilection for steering rush-to-judgement false narratives already, but ESPN’s latest 30 for 30, “Fantastic Lies,” about the Duke lacrosse team, solidified it even more last night.

Scary enough analogies to the Penn State and Jerry Sandusky events as the doc unfolded, but what interviewee Jay Bilas says […]

Monday Open Thread

Denver lineback and Super Bowl 50 MVP Von Miller strip sacked Panthers QB Cam Newton. The fumble was recovered for a touchdown. Broncos win 24–10 and Miller and the Broncos defense had a great game.

Super Sunday Open Thread

A still from John Frankenheimer’s Black Sunday

Super Sunday Gospel

Just 20 More Days!

ESPN is tackling (Get it? Tackling!) the ’85 Bears in their next 30 for 30 documentary; premiering 9PM, ET, January 28th. You know Porvaznik will have to break his anti-ESPN vow for this one!

R.I.P. — Meadowlark Lemon

Former Harlem Globetrotter Meadowlark Lemon has died at age 83.