The Sports Movie Bracket – Sweet 16

The Sports Movie Bracket – Sweet 16

We’ve had a lot of questions as we’ve moved forward with The Sports Movie Bracket, so we want to clear something up before we get into the Sweet 16. To determine which movies advance to the subsequent rounds, we look through every bracket we received, then tabulate which bracket has a team advancing. For example, in the first round, Miracle and Rounders was an extremely close vote, as the votes were nearly split into half for...

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The Top-10 Sports Movie Villains

The Top-10 Sports Movie Villains

March is Movie Month here at Throwback Attack where we revisit some sports classics, create lists and remind everyone of some of the best – and worst – sports movies. Every movie protagonist has his counterpart, his antithesis, the person you root against. It’s like your favorite team’s rival. You don’t want to see them win. So, consider this list like most of America thinks about the Yankees or the Cowboys – if they win, everyone...

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The Sports Movie Bracket – First Round

The Sports Movie Bracket – First Round

The great thing about sports – and in this case, sports movies – are the debates. Who is better than whom, what movie supersedes another. It’s all based on opinion, and that’s why this bracket has been fun to create and debate. A couple of notes before revealing the bracket after the First Round: We created “regions” therefore some of the reason for placing movies in certain areas – from top right, clockwise it...

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The Sports Movie Bracket

The Sports Movie Bracket

Because March is sports movie month here, and it’s also March Madness, we’ve created our very own Sports Movie Bracket. It’s simple … just open the link below, fill out the form, save it and send it back in to us. E-mail your entries to: throwbackattack@gmail.com Feel free to add comments to your email about the bracket and your picks. We will post some of the best we receive and then the overall winning bracket based on...

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Best Fictional Sports Characters: Ricky Baker From “Boyz n The Hood”

Best Fictional Sports Characters: Ricky Baker From “Boyz n The Hood”

Working in sports, and being generally interested in sports, you come across dozens of stories that follow the same formula: -       boy grows up in a bad city -       boy grows up with single mother -       boy is athletically gifted -       boy is constantly tempted with guns/drugs/gangs -       boy escapes neighborhood through athletics -       boy excels and is celebrated It’s the same formula used for...

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