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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

Super Bowl LV: Brady vs. Mahomes

The stage is set. Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will square off with Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs in Super Bowl LV. Tampa Bay is the first team ever to play a Super Bowl in their home stadium. For Tom Brady, this will be his 10th Super Bowl. For Patrick Mahomes,…MORE

Detroit Lions hire Brad Holmes to be next GM

The Detroit Lions have officially started a chapter. They hire Brad Holmes to be their next general manager. Lions expected to hire Los Angeles Rams’ director of college scouting Brad Holmes as their new general manager, per source. They are finalizing a multi-year deal. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 14, 2021 Holmes was previously working…MORE

Roll Tide: Smith, Jones lead Alabama to 18th National Championship

As one reporter put it: “DeVonta Smith was uncoverable. Najee Harris was unstoppable and Mac Jones impeccable.” No. 1 Alabama won the College Football National Championship Monday night, beating No. 3 Ohio State 52-24. The win marks Alabama’s sixth time as national champions in the last 12 years under coach Nick Saban who was quick…MORE