OK, dudes and dudettes, be real here.

How many of you skipped your regular Sunday night programming to watch Michael Phelps race a great white shark?

Come on, admit it. Weren't you just a little interested in seeing how those pimps at the Discovery Channel were gonna put this one together?

The shark might've been wondering, too.

Don't feel bad; you weren't the only one.

Millions tuned in to what they thought would be an epic battle between the world's greatest swimmer and one of evolution's greatest victories.

What they got was Michael Phelps churning against a green screen, and The Daily Player has something to say about it. Just click here.

Fanorama has a word or two on the matter, as well. Like, if you're gonna go faux, go like a pro with this awesome, chest-thumper-on-a-finger fantasy football championship ring:

fantasy football championship ring

Just think. You're buying a dream for only $18.80! How much of a dream is up to you.

For example, you could use this to show you actually won a fantasy league. Or, if you're like the Discovery Channel producers, you could use this to show you won a fantasy league, if you get the difference.

Who else will? Right?

Either way, we've got you covered.

Also in News & Notes

You Can Mask Them Up, but ...
You Can Mask Them Up, but ...

At this point, the fate of the upcoming college football season is very much in doubt. Even if we do see some action, the form it will take is anyone's guess. However, this grim reality isn't harshing the mellow of newly minted Mississippi State head coach and noted cargo shorts enthusiast Mike Leach ...

Barça's €142million Bargain
Barça's €142million Bargain

Merely winning a domestic title is but a modest objective for the mega-clubs. So the fact that Barcelona is already running away from chief rival Real Madrid and others in the La Liga race is not necessarily the reason ...

6 Seconds to History
6 Seconds to History

This will likely be the only time we'll ever see Andreas Athanasiou and Alex Ovechkin in the same sentence. But dude's matched the precocious Russian in at least one NHL category. Sending fans home really early when they were preparing ..

Back to the top