RUMORS & GOSSIP
Let me start this off by saying I like Jon Lester and think he’s an excellent pitcher, but if this latest report is true, Theo Epstein and the Chicago Cubs have officially lost their minds. A report on Tuesday claims the Cubs have offered the free agent left-hander a six-year deal worth “north of” $135 million.
Lester is the top lefty on the market this winter and I understand...
There has been a lot of talk about Jim Harbaugh’s future with the San Francisco 49ers. Earlier this year, multiple reports indicated that he would not be back with the team no matter what they did moving forward this season.
Other reports told a story of Harbaugh not being well-liked in the locker room.
Ever since these reports were made public, mutliple 49ers players have come...
If you looked at the contracts for Philadelphia Eagles wide receivers Jeremy Maclin and Riley Cooper, you might think the numbers are backwards. Back in February, Cooper signed a five-year, $25 million extension with the Eagles. Maclin signed a one-year deal that could be worth up to $6 million just a few days later. This...Read More
The Denver Broncos finally had enough of inept kicker Brandon McManus and are making a change.
#Broncos have waived Brandon McManus and after working out Jay Feely and Connor Barth Tuesday morning, have signed Barth.
— Jeff Legwold (@Jeff_Legwold) November 25, 2014
Barth last kicked in 2012, missing all of 2013 after suffering a torn achilles in a charity basketball...
According to Jason Cole of Bleacher Report, the Browns remain committed to Brian Hoyer being their starting quarterback for the remainder of the 2014 season.
The Browns reportedly believe making a quarterback change and going with Johnny Manziel would undermine the work they have already put into this season.
However, Cole adds that Cleveland is not married to Hoyer long-term...
It’s official: The Panda is in Boston.
The Red Sox announced Tuesday that third baseman Pablo Sandoval officially agreed to a five-year contract with the team. The deal also includes a club option for 2020.
The Red Sox designated catcher/first baseman Ryan Lavarnway for assignment to make roster room.
Sandoval, 28, spent his first seven seasons with the San Francisco...
Former NFL quarterback Tyler Thigpen was arrested early Sunday morning in Myrtle Beach, S.C. for driving while under the influence. Well, he wasn’t exactly driving at the time of his arrest, but he was behind the wheel of a running vehicle. According to WMBF, police found Thigpen passed out in his car at a Wendy’s...Read More
Former Washington Redskins second-round pick Fred Smoot, who played nine years in the NFL (seven with Washington), was arrested Sunday morning and charged with domestic assault (via CBS).
Police indicated that authorities were called to a residence in Ashburn, Va. at 11 a.m on Sunday morning after a female claimed Smoot grabbed her during an altercation.
Smoot, who is currently...
That thud you heard on Monday night was the New York Jets hitting rock bottom.
Despite a neutral field advantage and 15 days of rest, the Jets were blown out by the Bills, 38-3, at Ford Field in Detroit.
Yes, those same Bills who were rocked by last week’s historic snowstorm thoroughly and effortlessly embarrassed their lifeless division rivals, completing the sweep of Gang Green...
Jose Canseco might be spending Thanksgiving with a broken heart.
The former slugger’s fiancée Leila Knight told TMZ Sports that she’s walking out on Canseco and breaking off their engagement.
Canseco also confirmed the breakup via Twitter early Monday morning.
Leila and I have gone our separate ways.check back later and find out what happened
— Jose Canseco...