Aug 14 2011

Top 10 Most Sacked NFL Quarterbacks of 2010

Category: The List Ninja @ 16:59

Are you getting ready for your Fantasy Football Draft? If you are an NFL Quarterback, this is one Top 10 List that you do not want to be on if possible.  The best NFL Quarterbacks of all time very rarely made this list.  So check out this list of QB’s that ran for their life last year in the National Football League.

Here are the Top 10 Most Sacked NFL Quarterbacks of 2010:

Rank   Player                                                # of Sacks 

1.

Jay Cutler · CHI

52

2.

Joe Flacco · BAL

40

3.

Philip Rivers · SDG

38

4.

Donovan McNabb · WAS

37

5.

Michael Vick · PHI

34

 

Kyle Orton · DEN

34

 

Sam Bradford · STL

34

8.

David Garrard · JAX

33

 

Jimmy Clausen · CAR

33

 

Jason Campbell · OAK

33

Which NFL Quarterback will lead this list in 2011? 

Stats provided by ProFootball reference.com

 

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Aug 1 2011

Top 10 Highest Paid MLB Players One Year Salary

Category: The List Ninja @ 15:35

Which Major League Baseball players have made the most in one season through 2011?  We have put together the Top 10 highest paid baseball players with a list of their highest one year salary.  Unfortunately, most of these players have been linked to steroids.  Have we encouraged this behavior at the world's best MLB baseball ballparks?

Here are the top earning baseball players of all time:

Single-Season Salaries

Player

Year Team

Salary

Alex Rodriguez

2009 NYY

$33,000,000

Alex Rodriguez

2010 NYY

$33,000,000

Alex Rodriguez

2008 NYY

$28,000,000

Alex Rodriguez

2005 NYY

$26,000,000

CC Sabathia

2010 NYY

$24,285,714

Manny Ramirez

2009 LAD

$23,854,494

Jason Giambi

2007 NYY

$23,428,571

Jason Giambi

2008 NYY

$23,428,571

Alex Rodriguez

2007 NYY

$22,708,525

Derek Jeter

2010 NYY

$22,600,000

Manny Ramirez

2004 BOS

$22,500,000

       


Which of these players do you believe will be the first in the MLB Hall of Fame?

Data gathered from baseball-reference.com

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Aug 1 2011

Top 10 Highest Paid MLB players of all time

Category: Best List | Best of | MLB | new list | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 05:16

Which Major League Baseball players have made the most over their career through 2011?  We have put together the Top 10 highest paid baseball players with a list of their career salary earned.  The list has a few of the best MLB pitchers of all time along with a few big hitters from the steroid era.

Here are the top earning baseball players of all time:

Rank

Player

Career Salary

1.

Alex Rodriguez

$264,416,252

2.

Derek Jeter

$205,430,000

3.

Manny Ramirez

$204,807,769

4.

Barry Bonds

$188,245,322

5.

Randy Johnson

$175,550,019

6.

Gary Sheffield

$168,008,550

7.

Greg Maddux

$153,845,000

8.

Ken Griffey

$151,703,682

9.

Roger Clemens

$150,601,000

10.

Carlos Delgado

$146,299,000

     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Which of these players do you believe will be the first in the NFL Hall of Fame?

Data gathered from baseball-reference.com

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Jul 31 2011

Top 10 Active NFL Players with the Most Interceptions

Category: Best List | Best of | new list | NFL | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 01:20

With all the talk about Nnamdi Asomugha and other shut down cornerbacks in the current NFL free agent melee, we decided to put together the Top 10 list of current active NFL players with the most interceptions.  Many of these player are at the end of their careers but some still have a little gas left in the tank.  Many of these NFL defensive players have covered some of the best NFL wide receivers of all time and excelled at making the greats look average. 

Here are the Top 10 Active NFL players with the Most Interceptions:

 

Rank

Player (age)

Int

Years

1.

Darren Sharper (35)

63

1997-2010

2.

Ed Reed (32)

54

2002-2010

3.

Champ Bailey (32)

48

1999-2010

4.

Charles Woodson (34)

47

1998-2010

5.

Asante Samuel (29)

42

2003-2010

6.

Ronde Barber (35)

40

1997-2010

7.

Brian Dawkins (37)

37

1996-2010

8.

Nate Clements (31)

33

2001-2010

9.

DeAngelo Hall (27)

32

2004-2010

10.

Ray Lewis (35)

30

1996-2010

 

Which of these players do you believe will be the first in the NFL Hall of Fame?

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Jul 28 2011

Top 10 Things Not to say at a Gay Wedding

Category: Best List | Best of | new list | Tips | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 16:17

With New York recently legalizing gay marriage, we wanted to post this list of the Top 10 things not to say when speaking with the new couple.  Men and women have struggled with marriage for centuries, and many wedding goofs have been documented on America’s Home Videos.  This list of the Top 10 things not say provided by MSN and the “The Knot” will make you scratch your head but it is an interesting read.  So grab your wedding gift and review this list of the verbal missteps.

1.     "Which one of you is the bride?" 

2.     "So, like, is this a real wedding?" 

3.     "When or how are you going to have kids?" 

4.     "What are your bridesmaids going to wear?" 

5.     "Oh, why isn't so-and-so family member here?" 

6.     "I wonder who will walk down the aisle." 

7.     "Thank you so much for the invite. I'm so excited to get to go to a real gay wedding!!!" 

8.     "I'm guessing the DJ will be playing nothing but show tunes tonight!" 

9.     "I bet you feel lucky to live in NYC — it's too bad about all those gay couples in the other 44 states." 

10."Congratulations! I'm so supportive of your sexual preference." 

What is the worst comment or question you have heard at any wedding?

Read the full article at MSN

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Jul 27 2011

Top 10 Highest Grossing Movies of 2011 – So Far

Category: Best List | Best of | facts | new list | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 00:27

Have you been impressed with blockbuster movies of 2011?  The top 5 are sequels and eight of the Top 10 are part of series.  Many familiar stars like Johnny Depp and Vinn Diesel are leading the way in the Top 10 highest grossing movies of 2011 through mid-July, but where are the original movies and storylines? 

Here the Top 10 Highest Grossing movies of 2011 through mid-July:

Rank 

Movie Title

Studio

Total Gross* / Theaters

1

Transformers: Dark of the Moon 

P/DW 

$327,418,686 

4,088

2

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 

WB

$280,016,609

4,375

3

The Hangover Part II

WB

$252,500,941

3,675

4

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides

BV

$238,021,773

4,164

5

Fast Five

Uni.

$209,470,135

3,793

6

Thor

Par.

$180,194,411

3,963

7

Cars 2

BV

$177,209,552

4,115

8

Bridesmaids

Uni.

$164,009,535

2,958

9

Kung Fu Panda 2

P/DW

$160,832,657

3,952

10

X-Men: First Class

Fox

$144,265,404

3,692

       

 

Which movie that is scheduled for the 2nd half of 2011 do think will land on this list?

*stats provided by Box Office Mojo

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Jul 8 2011

Top 10 Most Obese States by Percentage

Category: Best List | Best of | facts | new list | Tips | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 02:33

Which state has the highest percentage of obese people in the United States?  We have compiled a list of the Top 10 states with the highest obesity rates for you to review and compare.  Unfortunately the highest obesity rates are in correlation limited education and income.  So study up, maintain a healthy diet and start a new workout to lose weight if necessary. Living a healthy lifestyle is always a good choice.

Percentage of obese adults in all 50 states according to a recent report by Trust for America’s Health:

o  Mississippi: 34.4%

o  Alabama: 32.3%

o  West Virginia: 32.2%

o  Tennessee: 31.9%

o  Louisiana: 31.6%

o  Kentucky: 31.5%

o  Oklahoma: 31.4%

o  South Carolina: 30.9%

o  Arkansas: 30.6%

o  Michigan: 30.5%

How does the obesity issue affect your state?

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Jun 29 2011

Top 10 MLB Players with Highest Career Batting Average

Category: Ty West @ 06:15

Which Major League Baseball players had the highest career batting averages of all time? Here is a list of the Top 10 MLB players with the highest batting averages that had a minimum of 3,000 plate appearances according to the folks at Baseball Reference.com.  The best Major League Baseball parks have not seen hitters like this in decades.  

Here are the Top 10 Players with the Highest Career Batting Average of all time:

Rank

Player

Batting Average

Bats

1.

Ty Cobb

.3664

L

2.

Rogers Hornsby

.3585

R

3.

Shoeless Joe Jackson

.3558

L

4.

Lefty O'Doul

.3493

L

5.

Ed Delahanty

.3458

R

6.

Tris Speaker

.3447

L

7.

Billy Hamilton

.3444

L

 

Ted Williams

.3444

L

9.

Dan Brouthers

.3421

L

 

Babe Ruth

.3421

L

Which current MLB baseball player do you believe will make this exclusive list?

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Jun 14 2011

Top 10 Worst Foods that contain Pesticides

Category: Best List | Best of | new list | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 06:39

 Is buying organic foods worth the extra cost? According to the Environmental Working Group, the list of the Top 10 foods that contain the highest levels of pesticides is the best way to avoid putting unnatural chemicals in your body.  So before you start working on that favorite family recipe that may contain fruits and vegetables, consider this list of the top 10 worst produce contaminated with pesticides.

Top 10 Produce items with high levels of pesticides:

1.     Apples

2.     Celery

3.     Strawberries

4.     Peaches

5.     Spinach

6.     Nectarines

7.     Grapes

8.     Sweet Bell Peppers

9.     Potatoes

10.  Blueberries

For more information – Check out: http://www.ewg.org/foodnews/

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Jun 12 2011

Top 10 Scoring Players in the NBA Finals

Category: Best List | Best of | facts | NBA | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 18:55

Which NBA players have scored the most points in a NBA finals basketball series?  We have put together a list the Top 10 scorers in history of the NBA finals.  Many have or will go down as the best NBA players of all time.  No big surprise as to who holds the number one spot but can you guess who rounds out the Top 10?

Here are the Top 10 Leading scorers in the history of the NBA finals:

1.     Michael Jordan (759 points in 1992)

2.     Hakeem Olajuwan (725 points in 1995)

3.     Allen Iverson (723 points in 2001)

4.     Shaquille O’Neal (707 points in 2000)

5.     Kobe Bryant (695 points in 2009)

6.     Michael Jordan (680 points in 1998)

7.     Kobe Bryant (671 points in 2010)

8.     Michael Jordan (666 points in 1993)

9.     Hakeem Olajuwan (664 points in 1994)

10.   Dwyane Wade (654 points in 2006)

Do you think LeBron James will ever make this list?

 

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