Oakland

Reggie Jackson’s “539-Foot” HR is All-Star Game History MLB Reggie Jackson’s “539-Foot” HR is All-Star Game History , The League 1:36pm, June 18

Reggie Jackson was known as "Mr. October," but you could have arguably called him "Mr. July" if All-Star Games were…

Cecil Fielder’s Moonshot HR Out of Tiger Stadium is Still Incredible MLB Cecil Fielder’s Moonshot HR Out of Tiger Stadium is Still Incredible , The League 1:16pm, June 12

Former Detroit Tigers first baseman Cecil Fielder was one of the best power-hitters in baseball during his prime. Unfortunately for…

The 1989 World Series Earthquake Shook More Than The Ground MLB The 1989 World Series Earthquake Shook More Than The Ground , The League 12:31pm, May 27

The 1989 World Series was bound to be a memorable one for the Bay Area. After all, the Oakland Athletics…

Georgia Snags 4-Star RB Away From SEC Rivals Georgia Georgia Snags 4-Star RB Away From SEC Rivals , The League 11:44am, May 20

The recruiting wins keep coming for the Georgia Bulldogs. The program's 2022 college football recruiting class is already one of…

The “Bicycle Kick” Fumble Was Almost a Complete Disaster NFL The “Bicycle Kick” Fumble Was Almost a Complete Disaster , The League 11:49am, May 13

American football is primarily played with the hands, though feet still have their place in the sport. Place kickers, for…

Dirty Punch Leaves Youth Basketball Player With Concussion High School Dirty Punch Leaves Youth Basketball Player With Concussion , Staff Writer 5:39pm, May 4

Youth basketball tournaments might as well get Michael Buffer to call games, because everyone from the kids to the parents…

Football Coach, Former MC Hammer Dancer, Goes Viral for Slick Moves College Football Football Coach, Former MC Hammer Dancer, Goes Viral for Slick Moves , Staff Writer 1:23pm, March 3

MC Hammer was the hottest thing around in the late 1980s and early 1990s. Everybody wanted to dance like Hammer…

Jack “The Assassin” Tatum Paralyzed A Player, And He Never Apologized NFL Jack “The Assassin” Tatum Paralyzed A Player, And He Never Apologized , Staff Writer 1:24pm, December 3

You don't earn a nickname like "The Assassin" unless you are one of the most-feared, hard-hitting players in the NFL.…

NFL’s Famous Kickoff Pigeon Honored a Missing Player NFL NFL’s Famous Kickoff Pigeon Honored a Missing Player , Original Author 10:52am, September 17

Some things in life are impossible to explain. A few are even harder to believe. They can come and go…

Apparent Nazi Salute Lands MLB Coach in Hot Water MLB Apparent Nazi Salute Lands MLB Coach in Hot Water , Staff Writer 12:08pm, August 7

Major League Baseball is certainly in an odd time right now. In a shortened 60-game season thanks to the coronavirus…

Marshawn Lynch “Ran Wild” With Bear Grylls, And Slayed a Hog NFL Marshawn Lynch “Ran Wild” With Bear Grylls, And Slayed a Hog , Staff Writer 2:48pm, August 5

Marshawn Lynch is a true national treasure that we must protect at all costs. Sure the NFL running back is…

Netflix Releases Trailer for Final Season of ‘Last Chance U’ College Football Netflix Releases Trailer for Final Season of ‘Last Chance U’ , 7:00pm, July 27

If you haven't watched the Netflix original series Last Chance U, do me a favor and bookmark a weekend day…

Raiders Fans Riot, Throw Garbage After Final Game in Oakland NFL Raiders Fans Riot, Throw Garbage After Final Game in Oakland , 1:17pm, December 16

Since the franchise was founded in 1960, the Raiders and the city of Oakland haven't always seen eye-to-eye. The Raiders…

Worker Saves Drunken Man’s Life as Speeding Train Approaches NFL Worker Saves Drunken Man’s Life as Speeding Train Approaches , 3:44pm, November 5

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A transit supervisor was hailed as a hero for pulling a drunken man from the tracks…

Hall of Fame Cornerback Willie Brown Dies at Age 78 NFL Hall of Fame Cornerback Willie Brown Dies at Age 78 , 4:46pm, October 22

Hall of Fame cornerback Willie Brown, who provided the iconic play of the Oakland Raiders' first Super Bowl title, died…

Brett Favre’s Dad Died. The Next Day, He Dominated Monday Night Football NFL Brett Favre’s Dad Died. The Next Day, He Dominated Monday Night Football , 1:37pm, October 15

As part of its celebration of its 100th season, the NFL is designating a Game of the Week, each chosen…

Vontaze Burfict Should Be Banned From the NFL Forever NFL Vontaze Burfict Should Be Banned From the NFL Forever , Original Author 2:20pm, September 30

Old habits are hard to break. No matter how hard you try, you always seem to revert back to the…

Antonio Brown’s Time in Oakland Appears to Be in Jeopardy NFL Antonio Brown’s Time in Oakland Appears to Be in Jeopardy , 4:19pm, September 5

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Star receiver Antonio Brown was not with the Oakland Raiders four days before the season opener…