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FYI: What Gives Ravens Quarterback Joe Flacco His Mutant-Like Arm?
Flacco has a killer arm. What makes him--and other pro quarterbacks--so special?
FYI: What Is Deer Antler Spray, And Why Would A Football Player Use It?
NFL players have been accused of using deer antler spray, a banned performance enhancer with a bizarre name.
A Map Of NFL Team Allegiance
Facebook data shows exactly where the fans are.
Football Pads And Other NFL Technology We Owe To The Military
With Super Bowl XLVII coming up Sunday, we take a look at how military tech has changed the game.
What’s Behind The NFL Suicides?
An up-close look at chronic traumatic encephalopathy
New Football Helmet Could Save the Sport
Athletes in the U.S. suffer 3.8 million sports-related concussions each year. While helmet makers dither with small improvements, Swedish scientists have built something that could protect us all.
FYI: Can Viagra Make You A Better Athlete?
The idea that Viagra helps out athletes has been around for years now, but is there a scientific consensus on it?
Play Backyard Football Like A Pro
Four new toys to take onto the field (and into the endzone)
3 Reasons Why Football Is Evil [Vintage PopSci]
A mathematics professor issued an urgent warning about football in 1894. America ignored him.
September 2012’s Hottest Gadgets
A dozen great ideas in gear