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Posted: Monday December 31, 2012 3:37PM ; Updated: Monday December 31, 2012 3:45PM
Looking Back at 2012
Robert Griffin III :: Al Tielemans/SI

Welcome to 2013. Hopefully you're not working and have little do today other than watch the NHL Winter Classic. Oh wait, forget that. Instead let's take a look back at 2012 with these galleries of the year's 50 best photos, best games, biggest stories and breakout athletes.
More Year in Review Items
Joe Buck, Al Michaels and Cris Collinsworth were the top announcers in our media year in review ... Chuck Pagano's comeback, RGIII's rise to stardom and more top stories from the NFL ... LeBron James' championship run was the NBA story of the year ... Was Josh Hamilton's four home run game the baseball story of the year? ... College football was dominated by Johnny Football and Notre Dame's renaissance ... This Austin Rivers game-winning three-pointer was the second biggest story of the college hoops season. Can you guess No. 1?
Athlete Couples Report: 2012
From Kate Upton and Justin Verlander to Chad Johnson and Evelyn Lozada, look back at the year in athlete/celebrity couples.
Lovely Lady Of The Day
Jessica Perez :: Bjorn Iooss/SI

SI swimsuit model Kate Upton pretty much dominated 2012. On the first day of 2013, it seems appropriate to highlight another potential breakout star, Jessica Perez.
Pop Culture Year in Review
Love this list of 58 Things 2012 was "the year of" ... The 25 highest-grossing movies of 2012 ... Guess the lowest-grossing movie of 2012 ... The 50 most annoying pop songs of 2012 (in one handy mashup) ... The Onion's best headlines of the year ... The best and worst of pop culture in 2012.
Dog Video Of The Day
Jimmy covered most of the year's top sports videos last week, so instead here are some great dog videos of 2012 including this dog who works at a veterinarian's office. (and here are even more if you can't get enough).

NHL Video Of The Day
Sure, there's no Winter Classic this year, but here's the next best thing - The Price is Right's Winter Classic showcase!

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