No Facebook? No problem. Email sign up for Fancred is here.

Today we’re excited to announce that anyone can signup for Fancred using their email address on the Fancred app or at Fancred.com.

Build your Fancred. Add your friends. Starting today, all they need is an email address to join.

What else is new in Fancred version 2.1?

Avatars: Change your profile photo to anything. A gameday photo, a selfie, or the logo of your favorite team, just to name a few.

GIFs: Everybody loves GIFs. Ok, maybe not everybody. In any case, GIFs are one of the most popular types of content on Fancred, and now they load faster and play smoother. How do you post a GIF on Fancred? Here’s how.

Photos: Images now rotate when you flip your phone from portrait into panoramic mode. Those gameday shots from the stadium are about to look a lot better.

Account Settings: The brand new settings and profile edit options makes it easy to change all aspects of your Fancred account.

7 Facts for the MLS All-Star Game

To get you prepared for tonight’s MLS All-Star Game, here are 7 facts about Major League Soccer and Bayern Munich. The match begins at 9:30 p.m. ET on ESPN2.

1. Bayern Munich was founded by members of a Munich gymnastics club.

2. The highest annual salaries in MLS belong to Clint Dempsey ($6.7M), Michael Bradley ($6.5M), and Jermain Defoe ($6.2M).

The minimum MLS salary is $36,500 per year.

3. Bayern Munich plays in the German league of Bundesliga. The official match ball of Bundesliga is the “Torfabrik”, which translated means “Goal Factory”.

4. At the age of 14, Freddy Adu became the youngest professional athlete in US history after being selected in the 2004 MLS SuperDraft.

Since then he’s been more like Freddy Adon’t.

5. Bayern Munich is worth €1,032,000,000 ($1,376,847,960 USD).

Adidas owns 10% of Bayern Munich shares.

6. MLS was created because of a promise made by the US Soccer Federation to FIFA when the United State was awarded the 1994 World Cup.

The promise was to capitalize on the success of the World Cup by launching a top level soccer league.

7. Bayern Munich’s official name is Fußball-Club Bayern München e.V.

(Gesundheit.)

Fancred Challenge Results: Baseball Mount Rushmore

Yesterday, we asked the Fancred community to share the four baseball players, past and present, who would be on their personal baseball Mount Rushmore. There were so many great submissions and it was difficult to pick the winners, but we finally narrowed it down to these awesome posts. Thanks to everyone for sharing, and congrats to those who were selected!

[Side note: What is the Fancred Challenge?]

2014 NFL Preseason Schedule

(Preseason) football is here! Here’s your 2014 NFL Preseason schedule.

Hall of Fame Game: Buffalo at NY Giants at 8:00 PM on NBC at Fawcett Stadium

Week 1: August 6-12
• Indianapolis at NY Jets / 7:00 PM / MetLife Stadium
• New England at Washington / 7:30 PM / FedEx Field
• San Francisco at Baltimore / 7:30 PM / NFL Network / M&T Bank Stadium
• Cincinnati at Kansas City / 8:00 PM / Arrowhead Stadium
• Seattle at Denver / 9:00 PM / Sports Authority Field at Mile High
• Dallas at San Diego / 10:00 PM / NFL Network / Qualcomm Stadium

FRIDAY / AUGUST 8
• Miami at Atlanta / 7:00 PM / Georgia Dome
• Buffalo at Carolina / 7:30 PM / Bank of America Stadium
• Tampa Bay at Jacksonville / 7:30 PM / EverBank Field
• Oakland at Minnesota / 8:00 PM / TCF Bank Stadium
• Philadelphia at Chicago / 8:00 PM / Soldier Field
• New Orleans at St. Louis / 8:00 PM / NFL Network / Edward Jones Dome

SATURDAY / AUGUST 9
• Cleveland at Detroit / 7:30 PM / NFL Network / Ford Field
• Pittsburgh at NY Giants / 7:30 PM / MetLife Stadium
• Green Bay at Tennessee / 8:00 PM / LP Field
• Houston at Arizona / 8:30 PM / U of Phoenix Stadium

Week 2: August 13-19
THURSDAY / AUGUST 14
• Jacksonville at Chicago / 8:00 PM / ESPN / Soldier Field

FRIDAY / AUGUST 15
• Philadelphia at New England / 7:30 PM / NFL Network Network / Gillette Stadium
• Tennessee at New Orleans / 8:00 PM / Mercedes-Benz Superdome
• San Diego at Seattle / 10:00 PM / NFL Network Network / CenturyLink Field
• Detroit at Oakland / 10:00 PM / O.co Coliseum

SATURDAY / AUGUST 16
• Green Bay at St. Louis / 4:00 PM / NFL Network Network / Edward Jones Dome
• NY Giants at Indianapolis / 7:00 PM / Lucas Oil Stadium
• NY Jets at Cincinnati / 7:00 PM / Paul Brown Stadium
• Baltimore at Dallas / 7:00 PM / NFL Network Network / AT&T
Stadium
• Buffalo at Pittsburgh / 7:30 PM / Heinz Field
• Miami at Tampa Bay / 7:30 PM / Raymond James Stadium
• Atlanta at Houston / 8:00 PM / Reliant Stadium
• Arizona at Minnesota / 8:30 PM / TCF Bank Stadium

SUNDAY / AUGUST 17
• Denver at San Francisco / 4:00 PM / NFL Network Network / Levi’s Stadium

• Kansas City at Carolina / 8:00 PM / FOX / Bank of America Stadium

MONDAY / AUGUST 18
• Cleveland at Washington / 8:00 PM / ESPN / FedEx Field

Week 3: August 21-26
THURSDAY / AUGUST 21
• Pittsburgh at Philadelphia / 7:30 PM / NFL Network Network / Lincoln Financial Field

FRIDAY / AUGUST 22
• Carolina at New England / 7:30 PM / Gillette Stadium
• NY Giants at NY Jets / 7:30 PM / MetLife Stadium
• Jacksonville at Detroit / 7:30 PM / Ford Field
• Oakland at Green Bay / 8:00 PM / CBS / Lambeau Field
• Chicago at Seattle / 10:00 PM / NFL Network Network / CenturyLink Field

SATURDAY / AUGUST 23
• Tampa Bay at Buffalo / 4:30 PM / NFL Network Network / Ralph Wilson Stadium
• Dallas at Miami / 7:00 PM / Sun Life Stadium
• Tennessee at Atlanta / 7:00 PM / Georgia Dome
• Washington at Baltimore / 7:30 PM / M&T Bank Stadium
• New Orleans at Indianapolis / 8:00 PM / CBS / Lucas Oil Stadium
• St. Louis at Cleveland / 8:00 PM / FirstEnergy Stadium
• Minnesota at Kansas City / 8:00 PM / Arrowhead Stadium
• Houston at Denver / 9:00 PM / Sports Authority Field at Mile High

SUNDAY / AUGUST 24
• San Diego at San Francisco / 4:00 PM / FOX / Levi’s Stadium
• Cincinnati at Arizona / 8:00 PM / NBC / U of Phoenix Stadium

Week 4: August 27-September 2
THURSDAY / AUGUST 28
• Atlanta at Jacksonville / 6:00 PM / EverBank Field
• Detroit at Buffalo / 7:00 PM / Ralph Wilson Stadium
• Indianapolis at Cincinnati / 7:00 PM / Paul Brown Stadium
• NY Jets at Philadelphia / 7:00 PM / NFL Network Network / Lincoln Financial Field
• St. Louis at Miami / 7:00 PM / Sun Life Stadium
• Kansas City at Green Bay / 7:00 PM / Lambeau Field
• Carolina at Pittsburgh / 7:30 PM / Heinz Field
• New England at NY Giants / 7:30 PM / MetLife Stadium
• Washington at Tampa Bay / 7:30 PM / Raymond James Stadium
• Baltimore at New Orleans / 8:00 PM / Mercedes-Benz Superdome
• Chicago at Cleveland / 8:00 PM / FirstEnergy Stadium
• San Francisco at Houston / 8:00 PM / Reliant Stadium
• Minnesota at Tennessee / 8:00 PM / LP Field
• Denver at Dallas / 8:00 PM / AT&T Stadium
• Arizona at San Diego / 10:00 PM / Qualcomm Stadium
• Seattle at Oakland / 10:00 PM / NFL Network Network / O.co Coliseum

Fancred Challenge Results: “Playoffs!?”

Yesterday, we asked Fancreders to share the best and worst interviews of all time. Some were hilarious while others were extremely uncomfortable to watch that we couldn’t believe they happened live. Here are the interviews that we at Fancred thought were the best (or worst). Thanks to everyone who shared and congrats to those who were chosen!

[Side note: What is the Fancred Challenge?]

The ESPYS are on ESPN at 9 PM Eastern. Drake is hosting, which is perfect because he’s a fan of every team that could possibly win an ESPY.

We created a Bingo card for you to play along with the action.

Rules
1. Save the Bingo card to your phone, or print a copy. 
2. Whenever a listed event happens, cross it off the card.
3. When you get five in a row, post “BINGO!” on Fancred and use the ‘Fancred Challenge’ tag. The first 5 people to do so will win a Fancred swag pack.

-Goodnight & Goodluck

The ESPYS are on ESPN at 9 PM Eastern. Drake is hosting, which is perfect because he’s a fan of every team that could possibly win an ESPY.

We created a Bingo card for you to play along with the action.

Rules
1. Save the Bingo card to your phone, or print a copy.
2. Whenever a listed event happens, cross it off the card.
3. When you get five in a row, post “BINGO!” on Fancred and use the ‘Fancred Challenge’ tag. The first 5 people to do so will win a Fancred swag pack.

-Goodnight & Goodluck