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NFL 'Cleat Bling' is Now a Thing: The Flashiest Spikes in Football

For years, fans paid as much attention to NFL players' footwear as they did to their economics professor's boring lectures. That is to say, not mu...

How Stress Off the Field Can Lead to Injuries On the Field

When athletes sign up to play football, they know about the injury risks. However, some athletes don't know how stress off the field can cause them ...

WATCH: Takeo Spikes Still Working On Getting a Bigger Neck

At one point in his career, former NFL linebacker and two-time Pro Bowler Takeo Spikes was able to bench 490 pounds. He had a 21-inch neck, arguab...

An Athlete's Guide to Buying Shoes

Perhaps Nelly said it best in his song Air Force Ones: "I said give me two pairs 'cause I need two pairs." Like Nelly, athletes can't have just ...

The Training Behind Dashon Goldson's Monster Hit

Dashon Goldson goes by the nickname "The Hawk"—as in a ball-hawking safety whose natural instincts allow him to quickly diagnose a play, soar across...

Nike Zoom Ja Fly Racing Spikes Preview

For your spring/summer 2012 running spikes, check out a new Nike entry: the Zoom Ja Fly. Intended for competitive runners at all levels—high school,...

Superfood Series A-Z: Cinnamon and Cauliflower

In previous superfood posts, we've discussed avocados and beets. This week, we give you two-for-one with the letter C. Cinnamon Technically cl...

Perfect Your Volleyball Drop and Drive Defensive Movement

You're facing a towering attacker who is killing cross-court shots at an alarming rate. Rather than being defensive on defense, you must be aggres...

Dominate the Links With adidas' Golf TOUR360 ATV Shoe

Over the past several years, golf shoes have evolved in a strange way. Golf spikes have gone from looking—and feeling—like dress shoes to having...

Under Armour Unveils MLB All-Star Game Spikes

What the 82nd MLB All-Star Game lacks in star power could be made up for by players' fashion statements. Although baseball hasn't traditionally at...

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