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Manny Pacquaio’s Anti-Gay Comments: Social Media Reacts

How social media reacted to Philippine boxing icon Manny Pacquiao’s offensive remark against homosexuals.

Genzebe Dibaba Breaks Indoor Mile World Record

Genzebe Dibaba of Ethiopia broke a 26-year-old world record in the women's indoor mile on Wednesday, running 4:13.31 in Stockholm.

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell Earned $34 Million in 2014

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell earned just over $34 million for 2014, according to the league’s tax filing.

A Historically Amazing Weekend Awaits the English Premier League

For only the third time in the 24-year-old Premier League era, the top four teams all play each other on the same day this Sunday.

Eight Must-See Routines From College Gymnastics

UCLA gymnast Sophina DeJesus's floor exercise recently went viral, but college gymnasts have been producing amazing, entertaining routines for years.

A Unique Retirement for Marshawn Lynch, a Unique Player

With one Super Bowl win in his career, and an uncertain future with the Seahawks, what else is there for Lynch to do but ride out into the sunset to live the good life?

5 Questions That Will Determine Who Wins Super Bowl 50

The Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos will battle on Sunday in Super Bowl 50 at Levi’s Stadium, home of the San Francisco 49ers. Here are five questions that could determine the outcome of the game.

Super Bowl Prediction: Our Model Says Panthers by 5.6 (Sorry, Gamblers)

Our statistical gurus, Cade Massey and Rufus Peabody, use a handful of key offensive and defensive statistics to forecast NFL outcomes.

Ted Cruz Won Iowa but Loses to Iowa Football

The number of people who voted for Ted Cruz in the Iowa Caucus would've amounted to a tiny crowd at an Iowa football game.

How the NHL’s John Scott Went From Gimmick to Cult Hero to MVP

While the NHL All-Star candidacy of unheralded enforcer John Scott began as a joke—a way for sly internet users to subvert the online voting format—it became a genuine appreciation for Scott, who almost didn’t make the game.

Look Out for Serena Williams at the Net This Year

Serena Williams couldn’t make tennis history in Melbourne, but fear not: She could be a better player this year if she stays healthy.

Figure Skating Coach Frank Carroll Is as Good as Gold

Frank Carroll reigns as the winningest U.S. figure skating coach this century -- a lead that he only extended with Gracie Gold's first place finish at the U.S. championships.

Coaching LeBron James Is Not Fun (Unless You Win a Title)

Recently fired Cavaliers coach David Blatt may not have been the perfect fit for the job but he got a raw deal--and Tyronn Lue could face a similar fate.

Live Blog: Patriots vs. Broncos in the AFC Championship Game

The Journal provides live analysis of the AFC Championship game between the New England Patriots and Denver Broncos in Denver.

The Second-Oldest Quartet of NFL Championship Quarterbacks

In the Super Bowl era, only the 1998 season featured four quarterbacks whose combined age was older than this year's group.

Tom Brady vs. No. 1 Overall Quarterbacks

The NFL’s final four features three quarterbacks who were selected No. 1 overall in the draft – and Tom Brady, the 199th overall pick in 2000.

DeChambeau Outplays McIlroy, Spieth in Abu Dhabi

In an event billed as a desert duel between Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy, the best performance in the first round of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship on Thursday came from Bryson DeChambeau.

Roger Federer Prefers Skiing Over Tennis for His Kids

Roger Federer, winner of a record 17 Grand Slam singles titles, thinks it would be great if his twin daughters became champions -- in skiing.

After Dominating 2015, Serena Starts 2016 on Shaky Ground

Williams is facing renewed questions over her health and ability as the new year gets underway with the Australian Open, which begins on Monday.

Chip Kelly Is Named Coach of the 49ers

The San Francisco 49ers hired Chip Kelly as coach on Thursday, weeks after he was fired by the Philadelphia Eagles.

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