Nicole Ruane

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Why Does the NCAA Exist?

"The NCAA was founded in 1906 to protect young people from the dangerous and exploitive athletics practices of the time," so states the National Collegiate Athletic Association on its official website.<p>The NCAA often likes to harp on tradition and the sanctity of the term "student-athlete," but it …

17 Examples Of Kobe Bryant's Insane Work Ethic

And there's one reason why — his insane work ethic.<p>Even after going down with a devastating Achilles injury at the end of the 2012-2013 season, Kobe kept working, and now he says he's way ahead of schedule on his recovery. In fact, he says he "shattered" the timetable for recovery from his surgery, …

Michael Jordan

Early Studs and Duds from NFL Training Camps

These are the dog days of summer.<p>That phrase typically entails the warmest part of the summer, and in most NFL cities, that is certainly true. However, for NFL players young and old, these are the days that try a man's endurance and his will. These are the days that, as the idiom goes, separate the …

Football (U.S.)

All the cool face masks the NFL doesn't want you to see

The NFL has decided to drop the hammer on the use of personalized face masks, like the one Indianapolis Colts linebacker Robert Mathis planned to use. A number of players intended to switch to a more protective “grill” style face mask, which makes it harder for opposing players to grab and wrench …

Sexy Texts He'll Love

Experts say the hottest texts are like foreplay. They're flirty and playful, and hint at what's to come. Try one of these. They should get things going.<p>According to new research, one in five smartphone users are sexting—so there's a lot of sexy talk going on. We're sure you have plenty of sizzling …

20 Romantic Dates to Try With Your Guy

If the last date night you had with your guy involved sweatpants and the DVR, it's time to shake things up. For inspiration, check out these expert-approved date ideas, guaranteed to dial up the romance.<p>Stumped on what to do with your guy this weekend? No need to camp out on the couch again, …

7 Romantic Sex Positions That Will Make Your Bed Rock

Slow things down without losing the heat.<p>Sometimes you're in the mood for wild, rough sex. Other times, passionate, romantic love-making is *~deeply~* necessary. For those moments, sink your teeth into these seven positions that up the romance factor like whoa.

9 Hot Spots on a Man's Body You Should Know About

Ready to play connect the dirty dots?<p>When you're naked and turned on, there's really no wrong way or place to touch your partner — provided they like it. But not all erogenous zones are created equal, so below, experts unpack the sexiest of spots to stroke a dude.<p>"These are places on his body that …

Better Than Road Head: 14 Car Sex Tips That Won't Get You Injured or Arrested

Car sex can be epic. Especially when it's with Leonardo DiCaprio aboard the Titanic. When you need to corrupt your Honda Civic, like, today, your car is sexier than you think. (Seatbelt=BDSM toy, anyone?) Ava Cadell, PhD and spokesperson for TheExperienceChannel.com, has tips for taking car sex for …

The Best Time to Have Sex

We polled hundreds of you online to find out the best time to get busy. We'll definitely be trying these...