Greatest Sports Movies of All Time

It’s around that time of year when we are finishing up stuffing our faces with chips, buffalo wings, and other football foods while watching the Super Bowl. However, you also can’t forget it’s the time of year when all the movies that have been talked about for years finally start to come out. It’s no secret that January has been shown

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Make Sports More Fun: Lobsters in Basketball

Picture this: the Michigan State Spartans are down by two against the Marquette Golden Eagles in an NCAA tournament game. With the clock at under ten seconds left in regulation, Spartan star Denzel Valentine sees an opening in the lane. He’s beaten Marquette’s man to man defense, and he’s about to score the game tying basket. Suddenly, out of the

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McGregor v.s. Aldo: Fight of the Year

Millions of mixed martial arts fans are still trying to fully analyze what exactly happened in the Rousey vs. Holm fight for the championship. The most popular fighter of all time, Ronda “Rowdy” Rousey, who seemed unstoppable, was finally knocked out by one of the most devastating high left kicks ever seen to the neck which dropped Rousey cold to

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Questions of the week: November 26

The College Tailgate staff has decided to launch a weekly article where all our writers get their two cents on the biggest narratives of the week from all around the sports world. Let us know what you think of this idea in the comment section below! NFL QUESTION The Dallas Cowboys ended a seven game skid this weekend and moved

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What’s next for Ronda Rousey

It was wild week in the world of sports for many. The Milwaukee Bucks proved that they could go the distance with LeBron’s Cavs as they beat them in double overtime. The Golden State Warriors are still undefeated. Top ten teams Stanford, LSU, and Utah all lost this weekend to unranked teams. The New England Patriots barely kept their streak

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When the Best Ever Loses

Sometimes it feels like I’m writing the same article over and over again with these Grand Slam tournaments. Year in and year out, it’s the usual suspects who take center stage and dominate the headlines. However, I don’t necessarily see that as a bad thing–I’m grateful, because I’m spoiled. We all are. In this age right now, we tennis fans

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Is the CM Punk UFC Experiment A Failure?

Believe it or not, there are hundreds upon thousands of fans (myself included) waiting for former WWE superstar CM Punk to make his professional debut in the world of mixed marital arts. It was announced last December that he signed a multi-fight deal to compete in the UFC, with his first fight taking place sometime towards the end of 2015. However, with

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History Awaits at the US Open

Soon. That’s a word tennis fans all around the world have been hearing in answer to their questions for years. When will that next great player emerge to dethrone the four players who’ve launched this into a golden era of tennis? Soon. When will an Englishman finally win Wimbledon again? Soon. When will Serena Williams lose again at a major? That’s

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The Best Logos in Sports

For a sports franchise –or any business at all for that matter—the most recognizable image is that of a logo or nickname. It’s (realistically) how the public associates a group of people with a brand. The most important part of logo creation, consequentially, is individuality. To create a brand for yourself or company, it is important to have something to

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