RUMORS & GOSSIP
Jason Pierre-Paul injured his hand in a fireworks accident on Saturday night, and there have been conflicting reports about the extent of the injury. Whatever happened, it was serious enough that Pierre-Paul has been in a South Florida hospital for three nights and counting. Kimberly Jones of NFL Media reports that Giants athletic trainer Ronnie...Read More
The San Diego Chargers announced last weed that the NFL had suspended tight end Antonio Gates for the first four games of the 2015 NFL season for violating the NFL Policy and Program for performance-enhancing substances. While the organization as a whole must be left profoundly disappointed by the developments, at least one Charger remains...Read More
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When Brett Favre announced his retirement in March 2008, the Green Bay Packers turned to a first-round pick, Aaron Rodgers, who had been waiting in the wings for three years.
Four months later, however, Favre began seeking a return to the franchise with which he won a Super Bowl. But Green Bay wanted to give Rodgers a shot, and Favre’s tenure with the Packers officially ended...
Alex Rodriguez is defying odds at age 39, but he apparently has not done enough to earn a spot on the American League All-Star team. A-Rod was not selected to the squad by the fans or players, and AL manager Ned Yost also chose to leave him out of the Final Vote competition. Rodriguez is...Read More
Donovan McNabb was arrested for driving while under the influence in Gilbert, Ariz., last month following a traffic accident, according to a statement from the Gilbert Police Department. McNabb allegedly rear-ended another car at a stoplight just before midnight on June 28. Police say he was taken to a holding facility before being released. Here’s...Read More
Despite the work that still needs to be done, it is time for the Philadelphia 76ers to start making some progress on the basketball court.
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The Indianapolis Colts added a couple more weapons for quarterback Andrew Luck, and the 25-year-old star believes the team has done enough to reach the pinnacle of professional football.
In an interview with Neil Reynolds of Brit View NFL, Luck said he thinks the Colts should be in the conversation as a team with a real shot to win the Super Bowl:
“It’s everybody’s goal...
NBA veteran forward David West took a massive pay cut to sign with the San Antonio Spurs on Monday. Most people view it as an admirable move from an aging player who badly wants to win a championship. Luther Campbell is not most people. Campbell, a well-known rapper and big Miami Hurricanes booster who goes...Read More
Veteran power forward Kevin Garnett isn’t ready to retire.
According to Darren Wolfson of 1500 ESPN Twin Cities, the 39-year-old Garnett is planning to return for his 21st NBA season, his 14th as a member of the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Mere formality, part deux: told the Garnett contract re-signing here is done. Will search for the terms later after radio. #twolves
When news broke that Green Bay Packers tight end Andrew Quarless had been arrested for discharging a firearm in public, his future with the team was a question.
However, ESPN’s Rob Demovsky reports that Green Bay plans to keep the 26-year-old on the roster, citing two sources that said “the Packers have no plans to release the sixth-year veteran.”
Quarless and Richard Rodgers...