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Proposed law would allow colleges to sell alcohol at sporting events

This feels long overdue. 13 On Your Side is reporting that a new Legislation introduced would allow colleges and universities in the state of Michigan to sell alcohol on campus during athletic events. Before anyone gets upset, understand one thing. College athletics, specifically football and men’s basketball, draw in billions of dollars a year in…MORE

WATCH: Guy catches foul ball at baseball game while feeding his baby

It’s been a tough season for the Cincinnati Reds to this point. However, there was an amazing moment last night at their game. A dad in the stands is feeding his baby and manages to catch a stray foul ball at the same time. What’s your favorite memory from going to a ball game? LATEST…MORE

NFL Legend John Madden Dies at 85

The world of football, broadcasting, and gaming lost a titan—as we’ve learned NFL legend John Madden has passed away at the age of 85. Madden, perhaps most known for his eponymous video game, was also a Hall of Fame coach—and was widely considered to be one of the best broadcasters on television. Madden coached the…MORE

Minor League To Replace Extra Innings With Home Run Derby

One of baseball’s minor leagues is experimenting with a new way to end games – replacing extra innings with a home run derby. The eight-team Pioneer League has announced that tie games will be decided with a ‘sudden death home run duel’. The Pioneer League will experiment with a home run derby to replace extra…MORE

Pink Floyd’s ‘Dark Side of the Moon’ Turns 48

Pink Floyd’s classic album Dark Side of the Moon is officially 48 years old this week! The album that brought us songs like “Money” celebrated its 48th year on Monday. This was Pink Floyd’s eighth album, but their first to make it into the U.S. Top 40 Charts. Fun fact: the famous album cover for Dark Side of…MORE

Joe Buck Says He And Troy Aikman Used To Drink Tequila In The Broadcast Booth

Ever watch a football game and think ‘the announcers must be drunk to say that!’  Well… maybe they were. Longtime FOX broadcaster Joe Buck recently revealed on Colin Cowherd’s podcast that he and partner Troy Aikman used to drink tequila in the broadcast booth during games. That might explain why Joe Buck sounds so laid…MORE

Super Bowl Invader says the Stunt Earned him $374,000

The man who interrupted the Super Bowl by running across the field in a pink thong bathing suit and black shorts says he’s $374,000 richer for pulling off the stunt. Yuri Andrade, 31, says he came up with the idea when he read the gambling website Bovada was offering 750-to-one odds that someone would run…MORE

Gronk Calls Super Bowl Victory one of the ‘Greatest in Sports History’

Tampa Bay’s Super Bowl victory was “one of the greatest accomplishments in sports history,” according to Rob Gronkowski. The 31-year-old tight end, who came out of retirement to rejoin his former Patriots teammate Tom Brady, says there was something magical about Sunday’s win that he’s never experienced before. “To come down here to Tampa, to…MORE