James Dator

  • joined Jun 25, 2009
  • last login Aug 01, 2014
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James Dator is a manager for Cat Scratch Reader, SB Nation's Carolina Panthers blog. His work can also be found as part of SB Nation's NFL news desk, in addition to game day coverage.

He resides in Greensboro, NC

@james_dator on Twitter

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  • Soccer Tottenham Hotspur
  • General Sydney Roosters (NRL), Sydney Swans (AFL), Sydney Kings (NBL)
User Blog

Is trading for Brandon Tate a good idea?


The Panthers need a receiver and a return man, the Bengals might have one available.

What baseball would look like with Star Wars logos

Everyone calls the Yankees the "Evil Empire," but what if Darth Vader was their mascot?

Sharknado ruined the Presidents Race again

Can't someone PLEASE stop these Sharknadoes already?

There's a 'God' jersey at Chiefs training camp

This is a different kind of personalized jersey.

New Bo Pelini is now modeling Nebraska uniforms

Bo knows fashion.

Washington wants to sell you a practice shirt

How much do you love NFL training camp? If the answer is "way too much," then this shirt is for you.

Arian Foster became the NFL's biggest troll

He's just trying to be the best teammate he can be.

Bartolo Colon at bat: A life in images

Please enjoy this comprehensive look at the man, myth and legend that is Bartolo Colon at bat.

Don't try Richard Sherman with a sorry tweet

Is there such a thing as too much NFC West beef? No, no there isn't.

Watch the bad beat that cost a poker player $1M

Two players, four aces and the worst bad beat you've ever seen.

Usain Bolt: Commonwealth games are 'a bit shit'

The Jamaican sprinter is in some hot water in Glasgow after saying some harsh words about the games.

Nelly delivers knockout blow to Floyd Mayweather

"It's kind of hard to talk to a guy who hasn't graduated from high school." Jeez Nelly, tell us how you really feel!

Here's a James Harden portrait made out of hair

This serves as a helpful guide to knowing when you're two steps from making a skin suit out of people.

This amusement park ride made DMX act a fool

Up in here. Up in here.

This invention will change the water balloon game

Water balloons that can be filled and tied automatically en masse? It's too good to be true.

Olbermann continues criticism of Goodell

A meeting between Roger Goodell, Ray Rice and Janay Palmer Rice has Keith Olbermann calling for the commissioner to recuse himself.

Cam gives special gift to fan in a wheelchair


This is one of the best stories out of Panthers training camp so far.

The one-handed, beer holding foul ball catch

This is pretty impressive from execution to follow-up.

Patriots claim Tyler Gaffney off waivers


The Panthers hoped to stash their sixth round pick, but things didn't go to plan.

Rob Ford is the happiest man riding a seesaw

Look at Rob Ford. Just a big ol' kid having fun on the playground.

Man City wants people to #AskJesus, madness ensues

The Twitter Q&A is a great way for teams to interact with fans ... unless they use the wrong hashtag.

8-year-old helps brother complete triathlon

This is one of the best sports stories you'll hear all year.

77-year-old skates with roller derby team

This is the story of one woman, a lifelong dream and the roller derby team who got her there.

TMNT night comes with FOUR HATS

Cowabunga baseball dudes.

Table tennis player celebrates with his pants off

There are times you just need to celebrate by pulling your pants down and screaming.

Kelvin Benjamin to undergo MRI


The Panthers rookie will be looked at after a collision in practice on Sunday.

Loopyball soccer is your new favorite sport

It's like soccer, but with violence and giant inflatable balls. What's not to like?

Kid face plants trying to keep up with runners

Is it mean to laugh at a kid? Maybe, but this is still funny.

Yankees fan returns Red Sox World Series ring

One ring to rule them all, one fan who found it.

Boris Diaw signed his contract on a sailboat

Some sun, the open sea, a multi-million contract. Boris Diaw's life is good.

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