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The 10 Smartest Professional Athletes

A while back, we brought you the story of John Urschel who, at the time, we called the smartest player in the NFL. This was further proven when he competed for the Baltimore Ravens in the 2014-2015 while also working on a thesis about graph eigenfunctions. Well, incredibly, he just proved himself to be a whole…


The Bullhorn: RSVLTS Weekly Recap

Well, here we are; 19 weeks after the season officially started and we have our contenders for World Champions. Granted, the NFL exists strictly within North America, but that doesn’t change the fact that the winner of Super Bowl 50 will be the best football team in the world. Loopholes.…

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Lawrence Phillips Found Dead In His Jail Cell

Lawrence Phillips, the controversy-steeped former NFL player, was found dead today of apparent suicide in his cell at Kern Valley State Penitentiary. In 1996, University of Nebraska-Lincoln superstar running back Lawrence Phillips was recruited to the St. Louis Rams. Despite having a litany of off the field issues (mostly assaults…


The 6 Most Infamous NFL Team Relocations

Unless you’ve been actively avoiding watching television or surfing the Internet, you’re aware that the St. Louis Rams and San Diego Chargers have 98% confirmed that they are moving to LA this upcoming season (side note: no word on rebranding them, but we came up with a few of our own if…


The Bullhorn: The RSVLTS Weekly Recap

Fumbles and missed field goals are pretty much as wild as things got during the Wild Card Playoff round this past weekend. And, while under normal circumstances these would be kind of boring, it was actually insane, Which is all a lowly fan could ask for as they sat in…


The A-Z of Johnny Manziel’s Troubles

Johnny Manziel, the infamous quarterback, actually began his career as a wide-receiver in high school. It wasn’t until his junior year that the world got their first glimpse of him as a starting quarterback. Manziel finished that year with 55 touchdowns, paving the way for him to end his high school career…

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning passes during the second half in an NFL football game against the San Diego Chargers, Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

The Bullhorn: The RSVLTS Weekly Recap

This week, The Bullhorn is hitting your internet a day early in honor of the conclusion of the NFL regular season. “And what a conclusion it was!!” is what I would say if half of the games weren’t blowouts. Between obvious mismatches such as the Panthers vs. Buccaneers to surprising blowouts such as the…


2015 In Sports: A Year in Review

2015 was a pretty wild year for sports. We had the first ever college football playoffs. We saw the long-fabled match between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather finally unfold as a bloodless bout of two guys pussyfooting around each other. Recently, we even saw Chip Kelly get fired. Okay, Chip…

<>  at M&T Bank Stadium on December 27, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland.

The Bullhorn: The RSVLTS Weekly Recap

When you look at the NFL season as a whole, Week 16 is really only important for half of the league. Except for a team or two, pretty much everyone has either clinched playoffs or have begun taking out their golf clubs in preparation for an early off-season. While the NFC is…


Top 7 Father/Child Athlete Duos

Today, LeBron James’s kid, LeBron James Jr., dropped some super-hot fire in the form of a highlight reel. Granted, the kid’s like 12, but he is dropping some bombs and pulling crossover moves that are twisting kids up like pretzels. Check it out here. Beyond the fact that he probably constantly…

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The Bullhorn: The RSVLTS Weekly Recap

Last week, we saw a whole host of teams become ineligible for playoffs. By a longshot. Did anyone really think that the Cleveland Browns were making the playoffs this year? Of course not. However, this week saw a few teams clinch a playoff spot who, while not a surprise, were I’m sure…


Pete Rose And 10 Other Gambling Athletes

Sports and gambling go hand in hand. Just not in public. Gambling on sports is the world’s worst kept secret. It’s like your family’s knowledge that you drank in high school. Everyone knows about it, but no one talks about it, so in everyone’s mind the truth doesn’t need to exist.…