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On Hopes, Dreams, and Signing Day

Luc Bergevin | Posted 04.09.2014 | College
Luc Bergevin

College football fans are a delusional bunch, myself thoroughly included. We don't understand why anyone wouldn't want to play for our school, our coach, our program.

LOOK: These Broncos Fans Are Almost Certainly Sadder Than You

AP | DONNA BRYSON | Posted 02.03.2014 | Sports

DENVER (AP) — A few disconsolate Denver Broncos fans popped orange and blue balloons decorating the patio of a downtown restaurant as they left Sund...

Richard Sherman, The Seahawks and a Study of Obnoxious Sports Fans

Lewis Krell | Posted 03.29.2014 | Sports
Lewis Krell

This whole Sherman story got me thinking about if such a thing as a non-obnoxious sports fan can really exist and I'm beginning to think the answer is no. This binary, black-or-white mentality of being a sports fan makes us all quite repellent.

Going Emily Post-al

EllynAnne Geisel | Posted 03.26.2014 | Denver
EllynAnne Geisel

Bryant Gumbel's hauteur was in especially high gear during last Sunday's final commentary. With barely controlled eye-rolling, he admonished fans headed to his 'hood for the Super Bowl to spend as little time as possible in Manhattan, leave their colorful team clothing home, and to not wear out a welcome thin as ice.

Ladies, Are You 'Leaning In' This Football Season?

Tiffany Williams | Posted 01.23.2014 | Women
Tiffany Williams

Since I've known my husband, I've hated football. Not because I think it's a barbaric sport, but because it means that the man I love will be glued to the television screen for at least eight hours EVERY Saturday and Sunday, and I will be S.O.L.

Undercover Cops To Patrol Seahawks Games

AP | Posted 08.29.2013 | Sports

SEATTLE -- Seattle police say they will deploy undercover police officers at Seahawks games this year after multiple reports of unruly fans last seaso...

WATCH: Every Type Of NFL Fan In 90 Seconds

Posted 09.07.2012 | Sports

Whether at your local sports bar or in the stands at stadiums around the country get ready to hear a lot more NFL conversation. In a video that could ...

Southern Football Fanatics

Meagan Taylor | Posted 11.05.2012 | Teen
Meagan Taylor

In the South, football season is our favorite part of the year.

A Die Hard Sports Fan's Lament

Sharief Easterling | Posted 02.07.2012 | Black Voices
Sharief Easterling

A die-hard fan, or DHF, has team tattoos, tailgates for eight hours before the game, and has pets or kids that bear the namesake. He takes his team personally -- and casual fans might even annoy him a little

A (Fun) Season to Forget

Jarett Sims | Posted 02.05.2012 | Sports
Jarett Sims

It's only December and my Eagles have given me Marshall Mathers-like anger during this lost season, which after the lockout and an awesome off-season, once seemed destined to result in a Super Bowl.

After the Super Bowl: Spreading the Credit

Rick Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Rick Horowitz

I couldn't have done it without the team. That's the first thing you need to know, it was a total team effort, top to bottom.

PHOTOS: The Craziest NFL Fans Of The Week

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

We've compiled some of the most ridiculous outfits worn to this weekend's NFL games. Who is the most intense? Check out the craziest NFL fans of the w...

The Craziest Football Fans Of The Week (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

We've compiled some of the most ridiculous outfits worn to this week's football games. Who is the most intense? Check out the craziest football fans o...

A Message to Saints Fans: Get a Grip

Shaneika Dabney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Shaneika Dabney

Saints fans, I implore you to stop obsessively changing jerseys. And all you new moms, do not attempt to stuff your newborn back into your birth canal. If you want to believe in something supernatural for your team, believe in destiny.

NFL Power Rankings: Why You Sir, (Yeah, I'm Talking to You) Should Get Over Them

Shaneika Dabney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Shaneika Dabney

What's one of the biggest complaints about college football? It's the BCS ranking system that causes a "clusterfun" of controversy at the end of every season.

13 and Inches: The Saints' Pierre Thomas on the Run to Perfection

Shaneika Dabney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Shaneika Dabney

"In this league anything is possible. We can't slack against Dallas, Tampa, or Carolina. We have to finish this season out one game at a time."

Saints Vs. Panthers Recap: Moving Along, Nothing to See Here

Shaneika Dabney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Shaneika Dabney

We'll just act like Sunday was, oh I don't know, a non event. It was a Lifetime movie that you put on for background noise while you clean the house.