• Kellen Winslow Jr. Takes Plea Deal To Avoid Life Sentence
    Deadspin - 3 months ago
    Former NFL tight end Kellen Winslow Jr. accepted a plea deal Monday that spared him from the possibility of a life prison sentence, according to the San Diego Union-Tribune.Read more…
  • Dumbass Doping Defense To Drugs Trafficking Charge Gets Dutch Sprinter Stiff Prison Sentence
    Deadspin - 3 months ago
    How dumbass are you if you are an Olympic athlete and your defense to narcotics trafficking charges is that you thought you were transporting performance-enhancing drugs?Read more…
  • Browns Even Suck At Cutting A Player Who Threatened To Kill Their Fans
    Deadspin - 3 months ago
    The Cleveland Browns were unbelievably bad in their 24-19 loss to the Denver Broncos. Worse than Jets losing to Dolphins bad. Coverage sucked. Play call sucked. Clock management sucked. And not for the first time this season. Or even the second time. With 3:23 remaining on the clock, down five…
  • Lamar Jackson Shellacs Pats, Handing New England First Loss
    Deadspin - 3 months ago
    The day the worst team in football won its first game of the season, the best one lost its first. Read more…
  • NFL Quarterback Deshaun Watson Says Popeyes Chicken Sandwich Healed Eye Injury
    Deadspin - 3 months ago
    As Popeyes’ Chicken Sandwich finally makes its eagerly anticipated return to the marketplace this week comes the news that an NFL player is talking up its healing powers.Read more…
  • Dolphins Dent Pursuit Of Being NFL's Worst Team, Perhaps Ever
    Deadspin - 3 months ago
    Dolphins win. Not a sentence anyone has been able to utter since Week 14 of last season. Not a sentence many expected to be able to say at all this season as the Fins vied to be plain awful.Read more…
  • Kenyans Sweep NYC Marathon At A Canter
    Deadspin - 3 months ago
    The hard streets of New York City’s five boroughs are no place for marathon world records, let alone an attempt at a sub-2-hour marathon that can make it into the official record books.Read more…
  • Canelo Alvarez Is On The Money
    Deadspin - 3 months ago
    Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez, the world’s best-paid boxer, dispatched Sergey Kovalev with an 11th round knockout to take the Russian’s WBO light-heavyweight title in Las Vegas late Saturday evening.Read more…
  • Sports Fans Booing and Jeering Trump, Round Two
    Deadspin - 3 months ago
    Less than a week after being booed at Game 5 of the World Series in Washington, President Donald Trump got booed at an Ultimate Fighting Championship event in Madison Square Garden in New York. The jeers rang out when he arrived for the mixed martial arts bouts on Saturday with…
  • Cleveland Browns' Chris Smith Fined, But Driver Who Killed His Girlfriend Skips Charges
    Deadspin - 3 months ago
    From ESPN to Fox News and ABC’s News5 Cleveland, reports that a 47-year-old woman who struck and killed the 26-year-old girlfriend of Cleveland Browns’ defensive end Chris Smith in an auto accident on Interstate 90 will not face criminal charges all ducked the question, how come? One native of a…
  • Springboks Kill Lions
    Deadspin - 3 months ago
    It sucks when you have beaten in a tournament the team most people think is the best in the world, but you still don’t go home with the trophy. Read more…
  • Derrick Rose, In Dubious Taste
    Deadspin - 3 months ago
    In a lengthy interview with K.C. Johnson of NBC Sports, Derrick Rose, the generally reticent Detroit guard, opened up about how much fun he’s having in his first season with the Pistons. Read more…
  • The Normal Person's Guide To Training For A Marathon
    Deadspin - 3 months ago
    So you signed up for Sunday’s New York City marathon. Way too late to be reading this in that case. But whether as a bet, bucket-list item, or impulse decision you’re now regretting, you have a marathon date looming on the calendar, you’ll need to train.Read more…
  • If Only Kevin Durant Had Beaten The Shit Out Of Draymond Green
    Deadspin - 3 months ago
    Golden State Warriors fans are in the process of suffering through a rotation anchored by the legendary Eric Paschall, the even more legendary Omari Spellman, and the beyond legendary Ky Bowman. Stephen Curry (out indefinitely with a Rice Krispie’d hand) and Klay Thompson (waiting for various knee ligaments to become…Read…
  • College Athletes Finally Will Be Compensated For Commercial Use Of Their Likeness
    Deadspin - 3 months ago
    The NCAA takes a step towards ending shamateurism in college sports.Read more…
  • Uluru Climbers Thwarted by Strong Winds and Changing Rules
    Deadspin - 3 months ago
    Climbers can no longer scale Uluru, the monolithic rock in central Australia once known as Ayers Rock, that is scared to the Anangu people.Read more…
  • Thank You
    Deadspin - 3 months ago
    I had a master plan for today, but it did not go quite as planned. That’s OK. That’s what blogging is about. You make a plan. It goes to hell. You keep blogging. Read more…
  • The Cricket Kings Of Queens, A Documentary
    Deadspin - 3 months ago
    “The Cricket Kings of Queens” is a documentary that follows three immigrant cricketers from John Adams High School in Queens, NY, whose team attempts an undefeated season in the wake of Trump’s election. On the pitch, they have the chance to escape a world that is increasingly intolerant of immigrants…
  • A Collection of Stuffed Animals, Hollow Shells Of Once Vibrant Beings
    Deadspin - 3 months ago
    Please enjoy these people walking amongst one man’s macabre collection of taxidermy animals. More than 200 animal heads line his walls, artifacts of lives lived.Read more…
  • Transactions, Nov. 1
    Deadspin - 3 months ago
    This the final Deadspin transaction before relegation. As the last editor left with access to our work systems, I’m promoting Dave McKenna to editor-in-chief of Deadspin. This should come as no surprise given his career stats: multiple dirty politicians brought down, evil sports owners exposed, and more wild stories…Read more…
  • A Bear Friday For The Road
    Deadspin - 3 months ago
    I won’t lie, I felt daunted by this blog. I was never a very funny blogger. I never wrote Bear Friday before. I am not Tom Ley! But, it turns out, the secret to bear blogging is getting out of the way and letting the bears work their magic.Read more…
  • Was Deadspin A Good Sports Blog? A Very Short Debate
    Deadspin - 3 months ago
    Yes.Read more…
  • Sports Blogs, Ranked
    Deadspin - 3 months ago
    1) Getting hit by a carRead more…