Archive for January, 2015


I’m not making fun of social anxiety. It’s real. People suffer from it. I don’t think Marshawn Lynch should have to speak to the media if he doesn’t want to. The fact that the NFL mandates their players must speak to the media is a little ridiculous.

With that said, I don’t think Marshawn Lynch has severe social anxiety. I think he just doesn’t like talking to people he doesn’t want to talk to, and doesn’t like talking about things he doesn’t want to talk about.  Check out this hilarious video of Marshawn Lynch playing Mortal Kombat X with Conan O’Brien and Rob Gronkowski and see for yourself: Read the rest of this entry »


A Dallas Cowboys fan heckled former NY Giants RB Brandon Jacobs on Twitter Monday night, and Jacobs let him have it (NSFW language after the jump) :

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There have been many athletes labeled as “once in a generation” or “game changing” throughout sports history. Names like Jordan, The Babe, and Gretzky have been synonymous with greatness. Wayne Gretzky was even nicknamed, “The Great One”.

I always wonder what it would have been like to see some of the greatest athletes of all time play in person. I’ve seen Jordan and Gretzky play, I’ve walked a bunch of holes following Tiger Woods at the British and US Opens, and I was even in the stands for Barry Bonds’ 650th homer. But there were so many other athletes that I wish I saw play in person.
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With the big game coming up, there’s sure to be viewing parties taking place all over Seattle. To kick up the team spirit this year, Theo Chocolate is offering chocolate-covered game day treats, for sale at their Seattle factory starting Wednesday, 1/28. Read the rest of this entry »

Spartan Race Podcast


The epitome of grit, Joe Desena, founder & CEO of Spartan Race and NY Times best-selling author, travels the globe seeking answers from experts like Sir Richard Branson, Steve Pressfield, Barbell Shrugged, and many more. Joe’s interviews with authors, academics, athletes, adventurers, CEOs and thought leaders will shift your thinking, make you laugh and and give you the tools you need. He’s on a mission to find the secrets to success in all aspects of life. Not only does Joe interview epic people, he has brought together an amazing panel to break down and analyze every aspect of these interviews. On his Spartan Up! Podcast, he gives you the ultimate blueprint and action steps to assimilating these powerful conversations into your own life. The Podcast is now live here.  To find out how to get a free entry to a Spartan Race, read more about the podcast: Read the rest of this entry »

And tonight, Patriots Tight End Rob Gronkowski won the internet…

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The Seattle Seahawks are the hottest team in football right now. but the hottest player in football is on the Green Bay Packers.  On Wednesday, the Pro Football Writers of America, or PFWA, announced that they are naming Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers as the Offensive MVP of the NFL. This is the second time Rodgers has won this award, the first coming back in 2011. He becomes the 7th player to win the PFWA award more than twice in their career.
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At halftime of the College Football Championship, a few fans displayed their signs.  “Urban Meyer met his wife on Farmers Only” was my favorite. Read the rest of this entry »

The new Avengers 2: Age of Ultron trailer came out and it looks off the hook. More Ultrons. More Hulk Smashes! More Iron Man in a Hulk Buster suit getting smashed by Hulk! Oh snap! More a lot of things that are getting me excited for May 1st, 2015. Check out the trailer after the jump. Read the rest of this entry »

I expect this to be overturned…