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'Games of the Century': Epic College Football Clashes

'Games of the Century': 7 of College Football's Most Epic Clashes

For at least the first half of the 20th century, college football was more popular than the professional version. So, when powerhouses met then, the games often had a larger-than-life quality. On rare occasions, the combination of blueblood programs, high stakes and intense media ...read more

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5 Miraculous NFL Touchdown Passes

Thousands of touchdown passes have been thrown in NFL history. But only a few—each tossed in the waning seconds of a pressure-cooker playoff game—have earned nicknames that have withstood the test of time. Here are five of the most miraculous NFL touchdown passes of all time:  1. ...read more

Six of the Wildest Moments from the 1986 New York Mets Championship Season

6 of the Wildest Moments from the 1986 New York Mets Championship Season

Except for one fairytale season in 1969, when they won the World Series, the New York Mets were largely synonymous with futility for the first quarter-century of their existence. The Mets languished in the shadows of their pinstriped neighbors in the Bronx—the New York ...read more