Ranking MLB teams by most World Series appearances, St. Louis tied for No. 2

The St. Louis Cardinals’ 2013 appearance in the World Series marked the 19th time the franchise has earned the opportunity to play for the MLB title. While that number is still far off the Yankees’ all-time high mark of 40, it is good for a tie for No. 2-overall with San Francisco. Counting wins, however, … Read moreRanking MLB teams by most World Series appearances, St. Louis tied for No. 2

American Indian group releases simple graphic to show racism in sports logos

The graphic you see here may look like something out of The Onion, but it is dead serious. The National Congress of American Indians has produced an image putting the racially-charged stereotypes of sports organizations into a pretty simple context. No one would ever think to call a New York sports franchise “The Jews” and make … Read moreAmerican Indian group releases simple graphic to show racism in sports logos

Top NFL Combine 40-yard dash times from 1999-2012: Does it translate to NFL success?

Fastest NFL Combine 40-Yard Dash Times since 1999 1999 4.24 Rondel Melendez (WR), Eastern Kentucky 2000 4.32 Antwan Harris (CB), Virginia 2001 4.31 Santana Moss (WR), Miami 2002 4.31 Aaron Lockett (WR), Kansas State 2003 4.32 Kevin Garrett (CB), Southern Methodist 2004 4.33 Carlos Francis (WR), Texas Tech 2005 4.27 Stanford Routt (CB), Houston 2006 … Read moreTop NFL Combine 40-yard dash times from 1999-2012: Does it translate to NFL success?