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Kyle Busch out with serious leg injuries after wreck

Following a wreck during the NASCAR XFINITY race at Daytona International Speedway, Kyle Busch will miss the Daytona 500. Busch is currently (as of 8:46 p.m. EST) being evaluated and treated for a right leg injury at the Halifax Medical Center in Daytona Beach, Florida. With nine laps to go when Kyle Busch would give Erik Jones a shot, resulting in Jones coming down across the...
Via On Pit Road
February 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson reportedly wants to play for Cowboys

By Larry Brown Texas native Adrian Peterson has long expressed a desire to play for the Dallas Cowboys, and apparently the Minnesota Vikings know he wants to have the iconic star on his helmet next season. Bleacher Report insider Jason Cole reports that Peterson wants to go to Dallas and that the Vikings are aware of his wish. However, Cole says the Vikings do not want to trade...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Chris Bosh out for the season due to blood clots

By Vincent Frank The Miami Heat shared some real unfortunate news on Saturday. The team announced that All-Star Chris Bosh will miss the remainder of the year while undergoing treatment for blood clots in his lung. This is a major blow for the team on the court, but the larger concern has to be Bosh’s long-term health. The Heat indicated that his prognosis is good. Here's a...
Via Sportsnaut
February 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Seahawks offer Marshawn Lynch a huge contract

By Vincent Frank The Seattle Seahawks are apparently doing everything in their power to convince running back Marshawn Lynch to return for the 2015 season. After he reportedly considered retirement over the past two seasons, Lynch continues to see overtures thrown his way from the organization. A recent report from Yahoo Sports suggests that the Seahawks are willing to pay Lynch...
Via Sportsnaut
February 21, 2015  |  Discuss

College coaches told Russell Westbrook to 'run track' versus basketball

Russell Westbrook is arguably the most dynamic player in the NBA, and this almost never came to be if he listened to the college coaches who recruited him. The post College Coaches Told Russell Westbrook To ‘Go Run Track’ Instead Of Playing Basketball appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
February 21, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Marcus Mariota vs. Jameis Winston in 40-yard dash

By Steve DelVecchio Marcus Mariota ran one of the most impressive 40-yard dashes you will ever see from a quarterback at the NFL Scouting Combine on Saturday, posting an unofficial time of 4.52. Jameis Winston? Not so much. Winston, who is not really known for his speed, ran a 4.97. To give you some perspective, Peyton Manning ran a 4.80 when he was in college. Tom Brady was...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 21, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Raiders GM fell asleep at NFL Scouting Combine?

By Vincent Frank If you want to know why the Oakland Raiders have struggled over the years, one moment from the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis on Saturday could clarify everything for us. At one point while players were running their 40-yard dashes, Oakland Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie appeared to be catching some shut-eye. The common fan might share McKenzie’s...
Via Sportsnaut
February 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Franchise tag possibilities for all 32 NFL teams

By Andrew Juge As we approach free agency in just a few short weeks, we’ll start to see some players get hit with the franchise tag. The beauty of modern day free agency is that while the allure of an open market is exciting for players looking to get a new contract, teams can protect themselves by strapping a key player into a position where they have to accept a one-year deal...
Via This Given Sunday
February 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Scout: Jameis Winston's throwing shoulder is an issue

By Doug Kyed Quarterback Jameis Winston currently is projected to be the first quarterback selected in the 2015 NFL draft, but at least one team has serious concerns about his shoulder. Winston’s shoulder is “bad,” according to a scout who is not authorized to speak on the record. The Florida State product’s shoulder won’t be an issue in the short term, but it’s viewed...
Via NESN.com
February 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Kobe confirms he'll retire after next season

Kobe Bryant reportedly plans to play for one more season in Los Angeles before calling it a career. Bryant, who is out for the season after undergoing surgery on a torn rotator cuff, will only play one more season, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Next season is the last year of his two-year, $48.5 million contract. The news shouldn’t come as a surprise to Lakers fans, as Bryant...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 20, 2015  |  Discuss
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