2016 Rio Olympics

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Paul George Talks About What He Wants for Team USA in Rio

Paul George sparked Team USA to its most dominant win yet in Rio, coming off the bench on Wednesday to ignite the squad to a 105-78 win over Argentina...

By: Brian Sabin

This Stretch Highlights the Freakish Flexibility of U.S. Olympic Gymnast Madison Kocian

U.S. Olympic Gymnast Madison Kocian has had a great Rio Olympics. She has a team gold in the Gymnastics All Around and a silver in the Uneven Bars. ...

By: Rob Scott

NFL Receiver Andrew Hawkins Explains Why You Can't Compare Olympic Sprinters to Pro Football Players

Imagining how some of the world's greatest Olympic sprinters would fare in the NFL has long been an interesting hypothetical. If the phrase "sp...

By: Brandon Hall

Justin Gatlin Ran a 4.25 40-Yard Dash in Sneakers at a 2008 CFL Tryout

Last night, Justin Gatlin captured a silver medal in the 100-meter dash with a blistering time of 9.89 seconds. If it weren't for the sentient blu...

By: Brandon Hall

America's Only Male Olympic Weightlifter in Rio is a Vegan

During the Olympics, people love to read about the insane amounts of food some athletes eat—for example, Michael Phelps's crazy 12,000-calorie-a-d...

By: Rob Scott