Video Fun: Our Top Twelve Funniest Sports Commercials EVER

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Michael Kasdan brings you the funniest sports-themed commercials of all time! From Peyton Manning’s “Cut that meat!” to Glavine and Maddux’s “Chicks dig the long ball.”

The Only March Madness Should’ve Been Relentless Protesting

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Give college athletes, those whose backs March Madness are built on for example, their 40 acres and a mule.

The Sweetest Upset


Forgotten now, but four years ago the NCAA backed down in the face of fan opposition to a plan to expand the annual men’s basketball tournament to 96 teams. Brian Lutz says its one of the few times that fans won out over corporate greed.

A Dude Walks Into a Bar Alone

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Dillan DiGiovanni ate alone in a bar during March Madness and lived to tell about it.

Why I Love College Basketball


Continuing with the best NCAA Tournament articles from the GMP Sports archives, Yago Colas admits he has a soft spot for the college game, one grounded in the knowledge that the players we’re watching these few weeks in March are not quite yet adults. Everything that stirs us and causes us to cringe during the […]

NCAA Tournament Diary, Day 1


GMP’s Doug Zeigler paired some of the finest regional beers with a slate of second round upsets. In his diary of the afternoon, he shares his thoughts on everything from Dayton’s patience on offense to Albany’s downright ugly uniforms.

The Quaint Notion of Amateurism


In honor of March Madness, which began this week, GMP Sports has combed its archives for the best articles about the tournament. Here, Liam Day, in a post from 2012, argues that the players you’ll be watching the next few weeks should get paid to entertain you.

Teen Beat, or How I Love the College Game


Yago Colas explains why, despite all the youthful mistakes, the turnovers and the bad fouls, he loves college basketball.

Frustrated With Your March Madness Bracket? So Are the Characters in Mad Men (Video)


Did your Cinderella team not make the final four either? See your favorite characters debate and lament in “March Mad Men”.

2013 Men’s NCAA Bracket Predictions (If selected via the “notable alumni” sections from USA Today)


In Jim Jividen’s celebrity alumni version of this year’s NCAA Tournament, playwright Arthur Miller and actor James Earl Jones take on Joe Montana in a championship game for the ages.

10 Things Dads Love To Do With Their Sons


Fathers and sons share a special bond. Here a few ways that gets expressed.

Best of GMP’s Articles on Social Issues

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From human rights abuses, to circumcision, to war, The Good Men Project has been tackling many of the issues central to the lives of men around the world. Here are a few of the editors’ favorites.

March Madness: The Fiction Special

Carlton Suede is about to dunk the ball. Without an ounce of grace — his mutt of a mother used to call him “our clubfooted son” — he is rising through the lower ether. Above the marshmallow-thick white soles, higher than the tense, ribbed socks, surpassing even the shiny mesh culottes of his despairing opponents. […]

Good Guide to the Final Four


Take Note: JP Pelosi with a quick reference guide to the Final Four’s good stats, good men and a good tip for each.

Remembering 12 Anxious Men for Final Four Week

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JP Pelosi remembers a locker room filled with fear as he was coached to play mistake-free basketball.

Kentucky Hoop Fans Fight Kidney Disease & Each Other

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Jamie Reidy comments on a fight between two male patients/college basketball fans at a Kentucky dialysis center.