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TheGruelingTruth.com is “where legends speak” and during our time online, we’ve sought to be the most knowledgeable site for US sports on the web — a commitment we remain dedicated to. Every article we publish benefits from our extensive knowledge about US sports. We’re also fascinated by the online sports betting world and, just as we are when it comes to sports, we’re dedicated to providing a usable, trustworthy resource for our readers on this topic. We are always open for input and constructive feedback. So, if you have any suggestions or thoughts you want to share with us, don’t hesitate and get in touch via our contact form.

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Top-10 Defensive Coaches in NFL History
George Halas invented defense in the National Football League. I should reiterate the fact that he pretty much-invented defense. Without ...
Mike Goodpaster – 06/14/2024
Top 15 Dirtiest players in NFL History: The Steelers dominate the list
Who are the dirtiest players in NFL history? Some are pretty obvious, others not so much. Most on the list ...
Mike Goodpaster – 06/09/2024
Top-10 Cornerback Duos in NFL History
It's hard enough to find one shutdown cornerback; today, we are going to look at the teams that had two ...
Mike Goodpaster – 06/07/2024
Larry Bird is the Greatest of All-Time
With all the "Greatest of All-Time" debates going on today, my question is, why do people forget Larry Bird when ...
Mike Goodpaster – 06/13/2024
Top 10 Indiana Hoosiers of the 1980s
This was the Hoosiers' greatest decade, as they won two National Championships and pulled off an incredible upset of the ...
Mike Goodpaster – 06/13/2024
Top 17 Dirtiest College Basketball Coaches of all time
Today we will look at the biggest cheaters in college basketball history; this list could easily be a top 100 ...
Mike Goodpaster – 06/11/2024
Top 10 Come from Behind wins in Boxing history!
The men on this list snatched victory from the jaws of defeat when all looked lost. I know I have ...
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Top 17 Latino Boxers of All Time
Ranking the top Latino boxers of all time is not an easy task, to say the least. I left off ...
Mike Goodpaster – 06/13/2024
Top 10 Pound for Pound Boxers of all time
At Lightweight, he was an all time great. He moved up to Welterweight, dominated Carlos Palomino, and won a razor-close ...
Mike Goodpaster – 06/12/2024
The Legend of Cincinnati Reds Pitcher Billy McCool
William John McCool, the son of Carl and Delores McCool, was born on July 14, 1944. He was born in ...
Mike Goodpaster – 06/05/2024
Why are Pete Rose Fans so Stupid?
Pete Rose has led a long life and has done more than most. Too bad most of it was bad, ...
Mike Goodpaster – 06/03/2024
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Here at The Grueling Truth we like to dig a little bit into history. And we like shedding some light, or shall we rather say adding our two cents, on everlasting discussions. So, no matter whether you always wanted to know who are the greatest coaches in NFL history or hear about our opinion who is the ultimate G.O.A.T in basketball history, just dig into our reader’s all time favourites!

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While a team effort, TheGruelingTruth.com is the brainchild of the founder of The Grueling Truth Sports Network, Mike Goodpaster.

Mike’s sporting credentials are undeniable. A football news and betting site reviewer  who is also a football coach with nearly 30 years of experience, Goodpaster has worked with a range of teams including Evansville Rage, Owensboro Rage, and the Northern Kentucky River Monsters. During the last five years, Mike has built a stellar reputation that has resulted in a record of 26 wins to 8 losses as Head Football Coach.

Over the course of his career, Mike’s record is all the more impressive still: as Head Coach at High School and Pro levels, his total win-loss record is 305 wins and 60 Losses. Unsurprisingly, such results have seen Mike named as Coach of the Year across a variety of different leagues on eight separate occasions, and Mike has also been named the #1 ranked private football coach in the Midwest by coachup.com for the past four years.

Mike utilizes all of the insight he has accrued over the years to ensure TheGruelingTruth.com is as good as it can possibly be. He can help identify teams and players worth following and paying attention to, as well as in-depth analysis of their history along with forecasting what the future may hold.

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Top 10 NFL Play by Play Broadcasters of All Time
This list will be National Guys, so no local play-by-play announcers. This list, of course, is ...
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06/01/2024
Detroit Lions Off-Season Review
The Detroit Lions shocked the world with their unexpected run to the NFC Championship. The Lions ...

Basketball News

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06/08/2024
Top 20 Big Ten Basketball players of all time
There are many legends of Big Ten ...
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06/07/2024
Top 10 Indiana Hoosiers to ever play in the NBA
The Indiana Hoosiers have won five National ...
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05/27/2024
Top 10 White Point Guards in NBA History
Today, we will look at the top ...
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05/22/2024
Top 10 Players in ABA History
The ABA didn't even last a decade, but its impact is still being felt in the ...
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Top 8 Greatest Rivalries in College Basketball History
College Basketball is famous for its rivalries, ...
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Top 10 Greatest IHSAA Boys State Basketball Championship Games in History
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A look back at how the New York Islanders built a champion W/Clark Gillies and Bobby Nystrom
The Tampa Bay Lightning of recent years can tell you how hard it is to win ...
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01/26/2024
Top 10 Most Iconic Moments in Sports History: Which was the Greatest?
Sports bring people together, whether it's fathers and sons, close friends or strangers you happen to ...
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Jacques Plante: The Legendary Goalie Who Changed Hockey Forever
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09/06/2023
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Boxing News

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06/08/2024
Does Floyd Mayweather Have a Case as The Greatest of All-Time?
Floyd Mayweather was one of the best ever to make money, but was he really the ...
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06/06/2024
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06/05/2024
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