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Techies Gift Guide: Best Selling Tech Gifts in 2017

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…because technology is ever changing and, let’s face it, who can keep up?  Whether you’re loing for the highest rated tech gifts this season or just need a nudge in the right direct, we’ve researched some of the best selling and most popular tech gifts that will be on everyones list this 2017.  Shop our must-have’s […]

FBF: Bad Lip Reading – NFL Edition

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Shhhh…if you listen closely, you can hear the the soft sound of New England fans quietly celebrating the Patriots’ win last night over Houston.  Just kidding, we can’t celebrate, scream obscenities and create memes loudly enough.  And if you’re running back isn’t taking photos with some Minutemen, whilst your backup to the backup is running […]

Super Bowl Ready: The Best NFL Memes Ever

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…because “Deflategate” alone could provide hundreds of thousands of football memes, but this year so can all things “Colin Kaepernick.”  So flip through some of our favorite NFL memes, including the obligatory Patriots shots.  [Swipe Left!] Support Your Favorite Memes Teams: 1.  Denver Broncos New Era Cap – Buy It Here For $32 2.  Seattle […]

Best Running Shoes To Hit The Pavement With This Spring

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Spring is in the air!  It’s time to lace up the running shoes and hit the pavement (or trails!).  The only thing better than jumping off of the treadmill and out into the sunshine, is a new pair of kicks.  The best part is anything goes, from  bright and vivid to black and gray.  Both perhaps?  Because […]

5 Sports Heroes Cam Newton Basically Called Losers

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This week Cam Newton made one of the dumbest statements I’ve ever heard when he said “show me a good loser and I’ll show you a loser.”  Well Cam, since you brought it up, let’s take a lo at the 5 biggest LOSERS according to Cam’s definition: 1.  Roger Federer 17 Grand Slam championships, and […]

The 7 Most Footbally Things That Happened at Super Bowl 50

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Superbowl 50 didn’t exactly create a lot of offensive fireworks, but for old school football fans who enjoy the game when they allowed defenses to actually make plays and didn’t engineer every rule change to prevent it, last night’s game was enjoyable. A few takeaways as we try to get ready for life without football […]

The 21 Best (and Worst) Super Bowl Prop Bets

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The big game is upon us and while you should all make sure you don’t turn into any one of these guys, if you wanted to place some (purely for recreational purposes only) wagers on some prop bets, we at Brostrick are going to show you the best, and worst prop bets of the weekend. Some of […]

The Best National Anthem Performances of All Time

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…because who doesn’t a list that’s chosen based on opinion and lacking any sort of data?  Moreover, ‘Top 10″ lists are over so we’re pushing the “Top 8.”  Enjoy these goose-bump inducing National Anthems. 8. Jimi Hendrix –  The ‘Game Changing’ Star Spangled Banner 7. The Dixie Chicks – The ‘Pre Anti-George-Bush Star’ Spangled Banner 6. […]

7 Best College Basketball Hoodies This Season

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With the final football game of the season a week away with the Super Bowl, most rabid sports fans shift gears towards college basketball. What better time to stock up on the best loing college logo hooded sweatshirt (Or hoodies as the kids call them). Just be careful you don’t get the response I got […]

The Three Most Idiotic Things Phil Simms Said During the Last Game

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Full disclosure, I’m a Patriots fan. And yesterday’s game made me angry. But not necessarily angry at the result of the game, but angry at what I had to listen to, and what I’ve had to listen to all season from Phil Simms. The offense I take from the telecast doesn’t have anything to do with whether […]

The 7 Most Annoying People at Your Super Bowl Party

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The Super Bowl is right around the corner and regardless of which team you’re rooting for, you’re likely to go to some Super Bowl party and you’re guaranteed to run into these 7 most annoying people: 1.  The ‘I’m Just Here for the Commercials’ Guy: This person is the worst. A few years ago, not […]

The One Workout in 2017 You Can’t Do Without

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I’ve been working out since I was 12 years old when my dad bought the family a California Gold 2000 weight system.  I was certain this was going to get me loing like the fitness mos I saw in the Calvin Klein ads (some could say I appreciated a good physique at a young age). Pumping iron served […]

Up Your Tailgating Game With These 7 Hoodies

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  One of our favorite staples for fall and winter has to be the hoodie.  Toss it on with a pair of your favorite jeans or, better yet, your weekend running pants and you’re pretty much good to go.  Gone are the days of the oversized hoodie so we’re welcoming in some slimmer fitting favorites […]

Urban Training: Best Adidas Soccer Pants for Men

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…because why not have a slim fitting pair of soccer pants?  We all things “Adidas” when it comes to our workout gear, be it actually going to the gym (we do that once in while) or heading out for a run.  We now have these running pants in pretty much every color.  They fit great, […]

Floyd Mayweather Jr. Stripped of His Title

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Instagram Floyd Mayweather Jr. had his welterweight title taken away after failing to pay a $200,000 sanctioning fee by the July 3rd dead.  Mayweather raked in over $200 million for his May 2nd fight against Manny Pacquiao.  You do the math.  Good news for Mayweather…he has 14 days to file an appeal. The WBO stated: […]

Top 5 Road Bikes To Ride Into Summer

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The untrained eye cannot typically tell the difference between a mountain bike and a road bike. Yet the two are as different as a Jeep Wrangler Unlimited and a Porsche Cayenne Turbo S. One is designed to handle sketchy terrain (typically unpaved environments) and is specifically built for tough trails and paths that contain rocks, […]

The One Sneaker Trick Every Runner NEEDS to See!

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…for real my running life has been officially changed for the better. The folks/geniuses at Illumiseen created a short video that shows us all what that extra hole in your running shoes is for, how to use it properly, and how to help avoid heel blisters and keep your foot in place at all times […]

A 1,000 Foot Slip-N-Slide is Coming to NYC and Will Change Your Life

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….most likely because I assume most will be using the homeless as rafts.  But still, this: In case you haven’t heard, Slide the City is coming to New York City at some point in August 2015 (specific date still to be determined, but I’m really hoping it coincides with my birthday) and I can’t wait! […]

15 Best Quotes from The Karate Kid

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The Karate Kid (1984 version, duh!) was the first movie my parents ever taped off of HBO once they bought their first VCR.  It really was simpler times.  My sister and I would watch this movie over and over and over (and over) again and can pretty much recite the entire movie word-for-word.  Needless to […]

For Everyone Who Wished Tom Brady Would Jump Off a Cliff…

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Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames. …well here you go.  As a Pats fan (and Boston native) watching TB jump off this cliff makes me worry what kind of shape we’d all be in if that water had frozen over (or was a parking lot).  However, Tom (“insert any super hero name” of our […]

Top 50 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Models of All Time

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…because every now and then we need a little retrospective on where Sports Illustrated Swimsuit fame really started and the juggernaut it’s become.  Flip through the SI top 50 mos of all time.  [ Swipe Left ] PLUS:  An ode to the 2015 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Mo:  Hannah Davis: Image Source:  Sports Ilustrated Check […]

5 Times Missy Elliott Stole the Halftime Show and Won the Super Bowl

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The SECOND we heard the first 6 beats of “Get Ur Freak On” we knew there was no doubt that Missy Elliott OWNED the Super Bowl halftime show last night. Sure Katy Perry had top billing (and riding on that “The More You Know” shooting star was cool) but anyone with eyes and ears (and over […]

Revere, MA Makes Jimmy Kimmel’s “I Am the Locker Room Guy”

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Shout out to all my Revere friends! If, like us, you’re sick of hearing about “Deflategate” or any “gate” for that matter…this may be the one last video you’ll want to watch. Last night on Jimmy Kimmel Live a few familiar faces to part in his “I Am the Locker Room Guy” video that really deals with exactly what happened in this whole “Did the Patriots deflate their footballs” scandal.

The Snickers Brady Bunch Super Bowl Commercial Everyone is Talking About

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We typically Snickers “You’re Not You When You’re Hungry” commercials.  That time Betty White was knocked over….brilliant.  This time the folks at Snickers are betting on the brilliant mix of Brady Bunch nostalgia with Danny Trejo being a bit hangry.  The fact that he’s brought an ax to Mike and Carol’s living room, well, bravo. […]

The Robert Allenby Kidnapping Is The Sports Story People Should Be Talking About

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Robert Allenby was kidnapped from a bar, beaten and robbed last night in Honolulu: http://t.co/QwBaORvnb8 pic..com/BYuBdSaasz — Golf Channel (@GolfChannel) January 18, 2015   Maybe I am late to this story but it keeps getting weirder and weirder and, frankly, I don’t care about deflated footballs.  Professional golfer Robert Allenby claimed that he was having […]

The Growing Pats Growing Pains Video Has Arrived

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Show me that smile again.  Don’t waste another minute on your crying.  We’re nowhere near the end.  The best is ready to begin!  And, sadly, I didn’t need to Google any of those Growing Pains lyrics. Our favorite part-time Patriots quarterback, Julian Eman recently posted this hilarious video spoof of the opening credits of one […]

Watch Patriots Julian Edelman Throw His First Career NFL Touchdown

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As you know the folks at Brostrick.com are big Patriots fans.  Shut it.  We hear it on the regular that wide receiver, Julian Eman, played quarterback during his college days at Kent State.  Well he finally got to put that into play tonight during the Pats vs. Ravens.  Trailing the Ravens by 7, Brady tossed […]

9 Things Everyone is Sick of Seeing at the Gym

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[Editor’s Note] It can be tough enough to get to the gym, never mind dealing with the people who are there once you arrive.  In-demand New York City and LA personal trainer and owner of FitNut.org, Josh Grimm, shared with Brostrick.com his 9 favorite things he knows everyone is sick of seeing at the gym. 1. […]

The 9 Games No College Football Fan Can Miss This Season

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With the latest college football selection committees rankings causing quite a stir in the sports world, it’s a great time to lo at the 9 regular season games that no college football fan should miss for the rest of the season. 1.  Mississippi State @ Alabama, November 15th 3:30 PM CBS The SEC West gauntlet […]

Guess Which Professional Sports Team Dressed Up As the Cast of Frozen

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If you guessed the Boston Celtics….you’d be wrong.  If you guessed the Boston Bruins, you’d be right!  But before you get ready to write us some nastygrams about the Bruins sucking (along with the Pats, Celtics, Walhbergs and everything else Boston) this was for a good cause. In the leading role of Elsa, Dougie Hamilton […]