A Holiday Gift Guide For Dads, Who Just Want You To Shut Up

As a dad, I can tell you that what your dad really wants is just a little goddamn peace and quiet so he can read a goddamn book/watch the game/just, like, sit for five minutes without you and your sister doing whatever the hell it is you're doing that's probably going to kill at least one and maybe both of you, for… » 12/04/14 3:17pm 12/04/14 3:17pm

Amateur MMA Fighter Attempts Showtime Kick, Fails Gloriously

If you've ever seen an amateur MMA event, you know that they're filled with men and women who dare to attempt the impossible. At a Warrior Camp's event held just outside Spokane, Wash., on Friday, one man showed off just how impossible as part of an incredible exhibition highlighted by the above attempt to pull off… » 12/01/14 4:19pm 12/01/14 4:19pm

Peter King Is A Goddamn Embarrassment

SI.com's Peter King, the most powerful NFL writer in the business, sees his job as flattering other powerful people so that they'll allow him to uncritically pass on whatever they'd like to have passed on. He's very good at it, as the incredible correction buried a couple of thousand words into his latest column shows. » 12/01/14 3:45pm 12/01/14 3:45pm

I thought the guy who emailed, furious, because we didn't have fresh blog posts up by 6:00 a.m. on Thanksgiving had "weirdest reader of the week" locked up, but here we are, with someone wanting to know why we're covering Janay Rice rather than the missing two seconds of a Raiders-Chargers game. What a world! » 11/28/14 6:30pm 11/28/14 6:30pm

I think he's a very good candidate; he had a seven-year peak where he was a legitimate MVP candidate every year except for the one where he was hurt, which is enough to establish him as truly great, I figure. I don't think those years where a player just hangs around as an average contributor have too much bearing… » 11/24/14 1:00pm 11/24/14 1:00pm