NFL Player Announces "Hogwarts" as Alma Mater

In a blink-and-you'll-miss-it moment, a Carolina Panthers player declared his alma mater to be "Hogwarts" in the opening minutes of Sunday Night Football. I was so certain of what I thought I'd just heard but was still incredulous b/c I wasn't paying enough attention to the screen to see the guy hamming it up in… » 12/10/13 2:26pm 12/10/13 2:26pm

NFL fans by U.S. county, according to Facebook

On the surface Facebook is a social network, but those in the know recognize that it's actually one of the largest datasets of human trends, preferences and activity ever catalogued. One way to appreciate the vast potential of this dataset is to use the company's new Graph Search to find people who like "shitting… » 1/29/13 6:40am 1/29/13 6:40am

Ex-NFL Linebacker Spearheads Intergalactic Sports Program

Remember Space Jam » 10/21/08 5:30pm 10/21/08 5:30pm, that 1996 movie where Michael Jordan gives a b-ball assist to a gaggle of Looney Tunes characters who’re harassed by evil aliens—as captured in half live action/half animation? Now has arrived that former NFL linebacker Ken Harvey, formerly of the Phoenix Cardinals and Washington Redskins, wants…