She hadn't done splits and high kicks since her cheerleading days in high school, but 40-year-old dance instructor Kriste Lewis set a lofty goal: to try out for the New Orleans Saints cheerleading squad, known as the Saintsations.
Rob Ryan's celebration of the Saints' victory over the Cowboys, his former team, didn't end at the Superdome. The defensive coordinator took to a New Orleans' bar and bought a round of drinks for the adoring fans.
It's been a grueling 213 days since the Super Bowl. How have we survived?! But now, the new season is here. And from Tebow-Sanchez drama to Bountygate to a new schedule format, there is plenty to look forward to.
Bountygate is the latest scandal in sports, but has it marred the NFL as much as past scandals have hurt their sports? In this week's roundtable, our contributors weigh in with their picks for the biggest pocks in sports' history.
It's not a surprise to us, but recent data indicates that women comprise 43 percent of the NFL's audience. And one-third of "avid" football fans are women. The league -- and advertisers -- are starting to notice.
If you predicted the Seahawks would be the only home team to win this weekend, then we're in awe. More on the playoffs, a near UConn women's loss and the cheesiness of bowl games, in a weekend edition of About Last Night.