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The Dallas Cowboys are still the most popular football team in America

An 18-year Super Bowl drought, one playoff win in the past 16 years and countless Tony Romo heartbreaks haven’t broken the love spell between Americans and the Dallas Cowboys. Once again, the franchise topped a Harris Poll of the most popular football teams in the NFL. Dallas has been No. 1 in the …

Nike Air Huarache Brave Blue/Urban Orange

Befitting for any of you Knickerbocker fans ‘outchea,’ Nike reveals a fresh new colorway to Tinker<p>Befitting for any of you Knickerbocker fans …

Nike Air Max 2014

Just in time for the new year, Nike is set to introduce its latest entry in the long-running<p>Just in time for the new year, Nike is set to introduce …

Nike Flyknit Air Max

In a major departure from the Lunarlon and Free cushioning systems that have previously been<p>In a major departure from the Lunarlon and Free …

GTA 5 stunt bike video defies the laws of gravity

YouTube user "Daffmeister187" proves that <i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i> players can take their bikes just about anywhere — whether it be land or sky — in his latest video compilation for the title.<p>The stunt video, which was posted as part of the GTA fan group Nomad Union, shows four minutes of the game's …

Monte Kiffin accepts blame for D

IRVING, Texas -- Monte Kiffin is willing to accept responsibility for the Dallas Cowboys' defensive struggles and said it is unfair to blame Tony …

NFL

Is GTA 5 highlighting gamers' hypocrisy, or should we always have a moral choice?

<b>WARNING! SPOILER AND MATURE CONTENT ALERT! If you haven't played a large portion of GTA 5 or GTA 4, you might want to do so before reading this</b> …

GTA 6 and Beyond: Rockstar Has '45 Years Worth of Ideas'

GTA Online is just the start of something new.<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p>GTA Online is Rockstar Games' focus following the release of Grand Theft Auto V, but …

Bottles Smashed and F-Bombs Dropped in Chargers and Cowboys' Fan Fight

And this is why we don't have nice things, people.<p>On Sunday, the Cowboys lost to the Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium, 30-21, but before the game, a fracas broke out that saw bottles smashed on heads and general buffoonery taking place.<p>Guyism's A. Isaac spotted the following NSFW video that shows the …

LeBron James Says His Motivation Is to Be 'The Greatest of All Time'

Staying motivated can be a fickle state of mind, but not for LeBron James.<p>Four MVP awards and two championships into his career, the Miami Heat superstar is at the center of all things NBA. He's the greatest player in the world, and it's not even close. No one in the universe with four limbs and a …

Billions Lay Unclaimed in Moscow Airport

Grand Theft Auto 5 actors share their thoughts on game's success

The voices behind <i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i>'s three-hero cast — Steven Ogg (Trevor), Shawn Fonteno (Franklin) and Ned Luke (Michael) — recently spoke with GQ about their personal connections with the game following its launch.<p><i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i> set a record after topping $1 billion in sales after three …

Eagles take out ref on punt, possibly bullying

"THINK TWICE ABOUT FLAGGING US, BUDDY."<p>Something tells me the Eagles weren't too pleased with the way the referees were calling the game in the first half against the Denver Broncos:<p>That's Brandon Boykin absolutely nailing a referee who makes an OUTSTANDING recovery. I would've been flat for about …

9 incredible facts about Denver's unstoppable offense

1. In four games, the Broncos have scored 49, 41, 37 and 52 points. The total of 179 points through Week 4 is the most since the NFL/AFL merger. Only the 1966 Dallas Cowboys ever scored more. That came in an offense-happy season that also saw the highest scoring NFL game in history.<p>2. Denver’s 52 …

Venus Williams denied new record for world's fastest serve in win over Eugenie Bouchard at Pan Pacific Open

Venus Williams has been denied a new record for the world's fastest serve after tennis chiefs said a bullet delivery clocked at 209kph (129.9mph) was not measured by the right equipment.<p>The resurgent American star, 33, hit the rocket serve during Thursday's 6-3, 6-7 (4-7), 6-3 quarter-final win …

Does UFC champ Jon Jones make more money than his two NFL brothers?

<b>By Steven Marrocco, USA TODAY Sports</b><p>Most MMA fans think NFL players’ pay dwarfs UFC fighters, and in most cases they’re right.<p>But when it comes to UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, he’s in a different league.<p>The day after Jones’ triumphant title defense against Alexander Gustafsson at UFC …

No timetable for Russell Westbrook

Russell Westbrook still hasn't indicated when he will return to the basketball court. But the Oklahoma City Thunder's star point guard vows he'll be …

Basketball