Sports Fans

A US fan reacts while watching a 2014 World Cup Group G football match USA vs Portugal on a giant screen in Rio de Janeiro, on June 22, 2014. AFP PHOTO / YASUYOSHI CHIBA (Photo credit should read YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images)

KCBS Sports Fans: Are We Going To Be Americans About This?

America is going gaga over soccer. All of a sudden, we’re painting our faces and destroying workplace productivity so we can follow the men’s national team at the World Cup.

06/27/2014

49ers/Saints Past Match-Ups

KCBS Sports Fans: Drug Lawsuit Further Tarnishes NFL Experience

The phrase “peak oil” was in vogue a few years back. Geologist M. King Hubbert theorized the world was about to hit the peak of its petroleum-extraction capabilities and it would all be downhill after that.

05/20/2014

LANDOVER, MD - DECEMBER 04: Washington Redskins fan Bruce Lindsay poses for a photo before the start of the Redskins game against the New York Jets at FedExField on December 4, 2011 in Landover, Maryland.

9 Types Of Sports Fans

Sports fans come in all shapes and sizes, not to mention levels of interest. Check out the different types.

05/14/2014

Donald Sterling, owner of the Los Angeles Clippers, looks on as his team plays. (Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

KCBS Sports Fans: Donald Sterling’s Uncomfortable Truth

In all the fury about Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling’s ugly comments, and in all the backslapping about the NBA’s unprecedented sanctions, very little has been said about the uncomfortable truth of the matter: Donald Sterling is hardly the only American whose vision isn’t colorblind.

04/30/2014

Tiger Woods of the United States prepares to hit a shot on the 11th hole during the final round of the 2013 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 14, 2013 in Augusta, Georgia. (Harry How/Getty Images)

KCBS Sports Fans: Golf’s Goof At The Masters

Take nothing away from Adam Scott. His playoff win over Angel Cabrera at the Masters was gripping drama and Australians are rightfully celebrating the first-ever Augusta win by one of their own.

04/15/2013

Chicago Bears v Oakland Raiders

Raiders Fans Excited For NFL’s Relaxed TV Rules

Fans of the Oakland Raiders are supporting a new rule by the National Football League making it easier for teams to televise their home games locally.

08/13/2012

Former Penn State Football Coach Joe Paterno. (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

KCBS Sports Fans: Power Corrupts In Penn State Scandal

For many a year, Joe Paterno ran what he liked to call a “Grand Experiment,” believing that it was possible to succeed in college athletics while also upholding academic integrity. And it seemed to be working.

11/10/2011

Jed York

KCBS Sports Fans: Jed York’s Real Problem

Speculation about the future of the San Francisco 49ers misses an important point. The team’s hopes of hiring a new GM and head coach may well be hamstrung by an impending NFL lockout of players.

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