JEROME SIMPSON

High School RB Goes Full Jerome Simpson

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This clip, courtesy of Cameron Smith over at Prep Rally, features a high school running back getting flipped, landing on his feet and running it on for a touchdown.

VITORIA

New Anti-Diving Strategy: If They Dive, Kick The Crap Out Of Them

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To the untrained eye, soccer is a sport where people with no fight training or impulse control hang out and kick a ball around until one of them overreact and everybody starts brawling.

TEXAS

Good Morning, Here’s An 8th-Grader Kicking A 63-Yard Field Goal

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That's 14-year-old Blake Carter kicking a 63-yard field goal in practice.

#BEYONCE

Sports On TV: Glee’s 20 Greatest Sports Moments

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I've prepared separate intro blurbs, depending on who you are.

WORLD RECORDS

You’ll FLIP Over This Texas Cheerleader’s Consecutive Handsprings World Record

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Last year, 16-year-old Texas cheerleader Miranda Ferguson did 20 back-handsprings.

WASHINGTON

The Worst Part About Cross-Country Meets: Being Murdered By Bears

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There are a lot of great reasons to run; it improves your cardiovascular health, prevents muscle and bone loss, improves coordination and can help you both lose weight and gain confidence.

#Facebook

Inspirational Soccer Story Slash Facebook Advertisement Of The Day: Daniel Cui

Sandwiched between Gangnam Style parodies on The Daily What is the inspirational story of high school goalkeeper Daniel Cui, a kid who turned soccer futility into 10th grade popularity, and eventually into an advertisement about how Facebook changes peoples' lives.

tim tebow

Meet Jacob Rainey, High School Football’s Amputee Quarterback

Last December, Woodberry Forest School quarterback and college prospect Jacob Rainey made the news when his career was (we assumed) tragically cut short by a mishap on the playing field.

#MMA

Sports On TV: Saved By The Bell’s 20 Greatest Sports Moments

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Welcome to the first edition of With Leather's newest, least cool weekly feature ever: SPORTS ON TV, where we countdown the greatest sports-related moments from your favorite, mostly not sports-related television shows.

TRACK AND FIELD

As Snarky As We Get, Don't Forget That Sportsmanship Is Awesome

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After years of the 'Florida Or Ohio?' game making criminals and ridiculous people easy to geographically identify, it looks like the people of Ohio are getting it together -- on the heels of the most inspiring Ohio elementary school field day of all time comes the story of West Liberty-Salem High junior Meghan Vogel, a state champion in the 1,600 meters who turned her burned-out 3,200 meters performance into the best acts of sportsmanship you're likely to see.

#Viral Videos

Dear Sports Teams, Enough With The 'Call Me Maybe' Covers Already

I try very, very hard to keep my ears away from today’s pop music, because autotuning is like Fran Drescher scraping her teeth across a chalkboard to me.

#MLB

Caw Caw Bang F**k I'm … Totally Fine?

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By way of Prep Rally comes the least consequential moment of fastball-on-bird violence in baseball history.

#NFL

Let’s Hope Rob Gronkowski’s Ankle Injury Doesn’t Keep Him From Dunking

Like most people, I watch the Super Bowl for the slam dunks.

SPOILED BRATS

Shocking: High School Athletes Are Brats

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As the fan of a perennially underachieving middle tier college football team, I’ve long since accepted the pains of the reality that my school will never be at the top of any 5-star high school recruits’ lists.

#NFL

Stephen King’s ‘Cowboys Stadium Golf Cart’

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What you need to know: Golf cart mows down everyone in sight after a high school football game in Cowboys Stadium on December 17, 2011 What to look out for: - A golf cart coming to life and trying to murder you a la Maximum Overdrive.


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