Crap. Do we hate reporting on this kind of stuff on a family-friendly website, especially right before the holidays, but it’s in the news and EVERYONE is talking about it so, we are forced to do so.
By now, pretty much everyone who isn’t living under a rock is aware that the ICC (International Cricket [...]
For those of you who missed it, last week a reader named Trevor sent me an email containing one of the most convoluted arguments in support of sports hazing we’ve ever read. As you might have guessed, we posted it and made fun of him. What else would we do with it?
Naturally, being young [...]
Anthony Clarke is a freshman wide receiver on the high profile Boise State University football team, but has never played in a game. It’s possible he never will after this incident from days at Blackfoot High School in Idaho.
According to police, Clarke and four other former players, face a variety of sexual crime, battery [...]
Regular readers to BadJocks know that we don’t really care for sports hazing of any kind. There’s no such thing as a “little bit of hazing” or harmless hazing, especially when it comes to jocks. If you ask the experts (and we have) they will tell you that even if the “team initiation” is harmless [...]
Another “Tasered by Cops” added to our totals for 2010. What makes this story interesting is that the Tasering didn’t take on Bucs linebacker Geno “Come and Get Me Coppers!” Hayes because his clothes were too thick. So, the arresting officer did the next best thing: he ran Hayes down from behind, tackled him and [...]
Plaxico Burriss Teaching "Gun Safety for Dummies" Class
Has it been two years already? Almost makes you tear up when you remember that fateful day in December 2008 when New York Giants wide receiver Plaxico Burress stuck a gun in the waistband of his track suit and then accidentally shot himself in the [...]