RUMORS & GOSSIP
Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider is among the best in the business. Working with head coach Pete Carroll, the two have built a team that’s on the brink of a dynasty.
This doesn’t mean that Schneider’s job is easy by any stretch of the imagination. That promises to come to the forefront as the team negotiates what will be huge contract for star quarterback Russell...
JR Smith has had a bigger role in 11 games with the Cleveland Cavaliers than he had with the New York Knicks. While he’s still shooting just 40 percent from the field since the trade, Smith is averaging 14.3 points and 32.7 minutes per game with the Cavs. Is that because he cut back on...Read More
Yes. New England Patriots’ quarterback Tom Brady’s cold is the talk of the day on social media.
BREAKING: Tom Brady has a cold.
— Andrew Siciliano (@AndrewSiciliano) January 28, 2015
Tom Brady says he is battling a cold. His kids and wife were sick and he brought it to Phoenix. Says he will be 100 percent for game.
— Mike Reiss (@MikeReiss) January 28, 2015...
Paul Pierce seems to be fully embracing his role as the NBA’s awesome old guy.
Pierce continues to be a legitimate contributor for one of the Washington Wizards — one of the Eastern Conference’s best teams — but his play might be taking a back seat to the things he continues to say.
The former Boston Celtics star doesn’t limit his talk to off the court, though. He...
Darrelle Revis established himself as one of the best cornerbacks in the NFL as a member of the New York Jets. On Sunday, he will appear in his first ever Super Bowl as a member of the New England Patriots. Given that he spent six seasons with the Jets, Revis was asked on Tuesday if...Read More
In the slightly altered words of someone much wittier than I, the sports media just survived a harrowing bye week. Bronko Nagurski didn’t get any bye weeks. And now he’s dead. We, however, were very much alive, and need things to talk about. Super Bowl bye week story lines range from … no they don’t range. They’re always ridiculous. Sometimes they’re real problems presented...
D’Qwell Jackson probably wishes he’d held onto that football now.
The football that allegedly sparked DeflateGate after the Indianapolis Colts linebacker intercepted New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in the AFC Championship Game could fetch as much as $50,000, according to noted auction house Lelands.
The infamous ball would be the most valuable, but not the only...
A father and son who allegedly attacked a basketball coach after a Trinity (Ky.) High School were arrested on Tuesday and charged with assault. According to WDRB in Louisville, Demetrius Franklin, 48, and his Daelyn Franklin, 18, have been accused of approaching Doss High School coach Tony Williams in a hallway at Trinity and hitting...Read More
In 2015, the AFC North was the only division in either conference to have three playoff teams emerge. The Cincinnati Bengals, Pittsburgh Steelers and Baltimore Ravens all made the postseason, with the Cleveland Browns finishing a competitive fourth at 7-9.
Don’t expect more than the division winner to make it back in 2015.
The AFC North benefited from an incredibly easy schedule...
Doug Baldwin is ready for an island getaway.
However, the Seattle Seahawks wide receiver isn’t looking forward to the offseason. He’s getting ready to head to Revis Island when he and the Seahawks take on Darrelle Revis and the New England Patriots on Sunday in the Super Bowl.
Baldwin is embracing the challenge of facing Revis, one of the NFL’s best cornerbacks.