RUMORS & GOSSIP
The New Orleans Saints have underachieved all year and now, for head coach Sean Payton, the time has came for him to make a change in the back end of his defense to send a message. Per NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, the Saints will be benching former first round-pick Kenny Vaccaro, relegating him to the bench and elevating former Viking Jamarca Sanford to a more prominent role...
Coming into the season, the Los Angeles Lakers weren’t expected to be good, even after the acquisitions of familiar names Jeremy Lin and Carlos Boozer. And to this point, they haven’t been. The Lakers are currently 5-16 and mere percentage points ahead of the Timberwolves for worst record in the Western Conference. At this pace,...Read More
The White Sox grab Jeff Samardzija and David Robertson - are they ready to compete for a playoff spot?
If the 2014 NFL season ended today, the (9-4) Dallas Cowboys would miss the playoffs. But the (5-8) Atlanta Falcons would host a game at the Georgia Dome.
That doesn’t seem fair.
Not surprisingly, Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones recently voiced his support over the possibility of expanding the playoff format from 12 to 14 teams. It’s been a hot topic of discussion at past...
The Chicago Cubs have acquired All-Star catcher Miguel Montero from the Arizona Diamondbacks in a deal that has been in the works for a while now.
Seen as one of the best defensive catchers in baseball, Montero will also upgrade a catching position in Chicago that was less-than-stellar at the plate last season.
Montero hit just .243 this past season, but earned an All-Star appearance...
Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton didn’t walk away from Tuesday’s car accident completely unscathed.
Newton, who was involved in a two-car accident near the team’s stadium this afternoon, suffered two transverse process fractures in his back and “no further internal injuries,” the Panthers announced. Preliminary tests initially indicated that Newton did not suffer...
In a winter of runaway inflation, the Pirates have reportedly re-signed Francisco Liriano to a deal that looks downright reasonable. Liriano in agreement with #Pirates on three-year, $39M deal. Pending physical. First reported: @RobertMurrayMLB — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) December 9, 2014 3/$39M is exactly the contract I guessed a month ago, and just $1 million […]
If you’ve been waiting patiently for former Golden State Warriors head coach Mark Jackson’s response to criticism from Warriors co-owner Joe Lacob, we’ve found it. It wasn’t easy, either. In case you missed it, Lacob was recorded at a venture capitalists luncheon last week criticizing Jackson, who was fired after guiding the Warriors to back-to-back
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He may only get three weeks to show what he’s learned over the course of the season, but Johnny Manziel will reportedly start the Cleveland Browns’ impending contest against the Cincinnati Bengals. This news was first reported by FOX Sports’ Jay Glazer.
Recall that it was also Glazer who had the news of Brian Hoyer being named starter for this past Sunday’s game against...
Brandon Marshall and Jay Cutler have a great relationship that stems back to their days together with the Denver Broncos. Marshall has always been Cutler’s favorite target, but even Jay’s buddy can’t excuse the Chicago Bears quarterback’s poor play this season. Marshall made an appearance on WMVP-AM Monday after he was placed on injured reserve...Read More