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Report: Army football enticed recruits with alcohol, women

At a time when few things shock us around the college football world, this has to be a bit surprising. Tom Roeder of the Colorado Springs Gazette is reporting that the Army football program committed multiple infractions of NCAA policies by enticing recruits with alcohol and women. In documents acquired by Roeder and the Gazette, there is evidence that team officials put recruits...
Via Sportsnaut
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Penn State fans blew air horns outside Ohio State's hotel?

Ohio State and Penn State don’t kick off until 8:00 PM EST Saturday, and that may be a good thing for the Buckeyes, who might need to take a team nap after Friday night. Two players – Patrick Elflein and Darron Lee – took to Twitter early this morning to accuse Nittany Lions fans of using air horns outside the hotel that Ohio State’s players were staying at. We obviously...
Via College Spun
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Tim Tebow lectures Florida fans about booing

Tim Tebow had a message to Gator fans on Saturday morning's SEC Network broadcast that included the line "Be above booing your own team."
Via Gamedayr
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Big trouble for Bruins: Chara out 4-6 weeks, possibly more

(Photo/Getty Images) Was it irony, or sheer luck that the Boston Bruins lost their best defenseman on the night that they played the recently traded Johnny Boychuk? Everyone knew that this day would eventually come, but we didn’t know when it would be here. The Bruins depend on Zdeno Chara for so much on the back end that he has become a staple for every situation. His excellent...
Via Mill City Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Joe Maddon opts out of contract with Rays

In a shocking move, it appears the Tampa Bay Rays will need to search for a new manager. Joe Maddon has exercised the opt-out clause in his contract and has left the team, effective immediately. “Joe Maddon has exercised an opt-out in his current contract, a contract which was not scheduled to expire until after the 2015 season,” principal owner Stuart Sternberg said in a statement...
Via Sports-Glory
1 day ago  |  Discuss

NBA Replay Center readies for its debut on Opening Night

The NBA will institute a state-of-the-art facility called the Replay Center, which will assist referees on tough calls during video review. The Replay Center will debut on opening night of the 2014-15 season and it will be used to give referees numerous camera angles of plays on one screen simultaneously, the league announced. There will be 20 replay stations and 94 television monitors...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Would World Series win make the Giants a dynasty?

Sponsored by The Ford Motor Company The Kansas City Royals tied the World Series 1-1 on Wednesday night with a 7-2 win over the San Francisco Giants. While the Royals proved that this year’s Fall Classic won’t be a walkover for the Giants, they are still a long way from knocking off the franchise that has won two of the last four World Series. If Kansas City can’t stop San...
Via Midwest Sports Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Reliving the worst college football game of the last 10 years

Two weekends ago, the Penn State Nittany Lions traveled to Ann Arbor, Mich., to take on the Michigan Wolverines in a Saturday night showdown at the Big House. After watching every snap of a disgusting 18-13 victory for the home team, I contemplated writing about how this season’s Penn State-Michigan game was the worst college […] The post Iowa 6, Penn State 4: 10 Years Later...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
1 day ago  |  Discuss

NFL teams facing potential must-win scenarios in Week 8

As we saw Thursday night, Week 8 of the NFL season is going to be full of intrigue as the full slate of games play out. By virtue of their win against the San Diego Chargers on Thursday, the Denver Broncos now possess a two-game lead in the division. That’s going to be incredibly difficult for Philip Rivers and Co. to overcome. There are a ton of other games on the schedule that...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

What the return of Luis Suarez means for Barcelona

However you might rank them, at least five of the 10 best players in the world have played for Barcelona or Real Madrid this season. They are, in no particular order: Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, James Rodriguez, Neymar and Gareth Bale. When Luis Suarez returns, make it six. The Uruguayan forward made the switch to […] The post What Luis Suarez Will Mean To Barcelona appeared...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The 10 college football programs with most to gain in Week 9

Dak Prescott and Mississippi State are already on top.(Twitter/@15_DakP) Week nine doesn’t feature quite as many awesome matchups as we’ve had in recent weeks, but you never know when college football will turn a seemingly bland game into a season-defining moment or a huge upset. A number of the nation’s top teams have tricky games against upstart opponents, while some of the...
Via College Spun
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Wilson denies rumored Harvin rift, blames media for scrutiny

Russell Wilson on Thursday had the first time to respond to report from Bleacher Report’s Mike Freeman that further perpetuated the suspicion that at least one of the reasons the Seattle Seahawks had no choice but to deal Percy Harvin was a perceived rift between the fiery wide receiver and the third-year signal-caller. “Percy and...Read More The post Russell Wilson: ‘Percy...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
1 day ago  |  Discuss
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Report: Army enticed recruits with alcohol, women

Penn State fans blew air horn at Ohio State players' hotel?

Tim Tebow lectures Florida fans

Trouble for Bruins: Chara out 4-6 weeks

Joe Maddon opts out of contract with Rays

NBA Replay Center debuts next week

World Series win = Giants dynasty?

Reliving the worst college football game of the last 10 years

NFL teams facing must-win scenarios in Week 8

What the return of Luis Suarez means for Barcelona

Programs with a lot on the line this week

Wilson denies rumored Harvin rift

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