bad ideas

NFL

NFL Floats Remarkably Stupid Idea to Stop Anthem Protests

They are considering penalizing teams 15 yards if a player kneels during the national anthem.
Sean Newell
5.22.18
Baseball

Dear Baseball, Stop Being Fucking Stupid

After a riveting postseason, Baseball is trying to ruin itself.
Sean Newell
2.21.18
ESPN

ESPN Televised a Fantasy Football Auction and, Well, It's Really Bad!

White owners used to purchase slaves in a remarkably similar way.
Sean Newell
8.15.17
Baseball

Astros 3B Alex Bregman Slides into DMs of Fan Who Wanted to Trade Him

After a Houston Astros fan tweeted about wanting to trade Bregman, the third baseman got real salty with him in the DMs—and then later deleted his account.
Sean Newell
7.12.17
bad ideas

American Outlaws Tifo Problematically Calls Gold Cup, an Object, a "She"

It's not the best idea to give the Gold Cup—an inanimate object for which men compete—a female identity.
Liam Daniel Pierce
7.8.17
bad ideas

Arkansas Law Will Allow Guns on College Campuses, Including Stadiums and Arenas

Arkansas tackled the classic conundrum of how to make it easier to maim and kill one another at sporting events.
Sean Newell
3.23.17
ned yost

This is a Truly Hideous Tattoo of Royals Manager Ned Yost

Something went seriously wrong for this Kansas City fan's tribute to Ned Yost.
Sean Newell
3.15.17
Super Bowl LI

Genie Bouchard Agrees to Date After Super Bowl Bet with Fan on Twitter

Tennis star Genie Bouchard learned a valuable lesson last night: never tweet.
Dave Brown
2.6.17
bad ideas

Jordan Reed Ejected for Punching Kurt Coleman in the Helmet

The Panthers beat Washington 26-15.
Joseph Flynn
12.20.16
fights

Raiders and Chiefs Fans Brawl, Tumble Down Seats in Frigid Cold

Booze makes you warm, but it also makes you fight.
Sean Newell
12.9.16
violence

Amateur Russian Hockey Player Drills Ref with Stick for Giving Him a Penalty

He received a 10-minute major and proceeded to swing his stick at the ref, and then knock him down again for good measure.
Patrick Sauer
11.30.16
bad ideas

Wife of Bills Kicker Dan Carpenter Threatens to Castrate Richard Sherman in Twitter Rant

After Richard Sherman plowed into Buffalo kicker Dan Carpenter on Monday night, Kaela Carpenter went on a Twitter rant. Which was probably not a good idea.
Joseph Flynn
11.8.16
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