Yu Darvish is working on his English, in part so he can convey his feelings as accurately as possible. He already has the curse words down. Darvish on Sunday gave his first press conference in English since joining the Rangers in 2012, and his top priority was to emphasize that he did not quit on...Read More
Some inflammatory comments made about Tiger Woods by a journeyman PGA Tour player’s during a radio interview last week are being vehemently denied by Woods’ agent, Mark Steinberg. Dan Olsen, who last played in a PGA Tour event in 2011, claimed during an interview Friday with 730 WVFN’s David “Mad Dog” DeMarco that Woods is...Read More
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Bryce Harper’s potential is unquestioned. He’s flashed it on several occasions. Harper has a rocket arm that he’s shown off on several occasions in the outfield and the ability to hit tape measure home runs. Unfortunately, injuries have hampered his time on the field as Harper has played in 100 and 118 games the last...Read More
The Kansas City Chiefs may not be in the best cap situation heading into free agency, but they made sure that Pro Bowl linebacker Justin Houston will not hit the open market.
Game of tag is underway: Chiefs officially placed their franchise tag on LB Justin Houston, per team source.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 2, 2015
In reportedly placing the franchise tag...
Rumors swirling around the Philadelphia Eagles attempting to trade up for Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota have started to heat up even more in recent days.
In fact, there’s a strong chance that this is going to be one of Chip Kelly’s priorities over the course of the next few weeks. It’s such as complex deal for the Eagles considering they would have to move up to No. 1...
The Detroit Lions announced on Monday morning that they will not place the franchise tag on star defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh.
RT @ttwentyman: The #Lions will not place the franchise tag on DT Ndamukong Suh. pic.twitter.com/jBB4U4ecam
— Detroit Lions (@Lions) March 2, 2015
This isn’t too surprising considering that the tag would have seen Suh count nearly $27 million...
Roughly one month ago, Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski shocked many of us when he announced that junior guard Rasheed Sulaimon had been dismissed from the team as a result of recurring conduct issues. The most serious of those issues may have been allegations of sexual assault. The Duke Chronicle reports that Sulaimon was accused of...Read More
The 20th season of Major League Soccer kicks off this Friday, with the Chicago Fire traveling to Los Angeles to play the defending champion LA Galaxy. Starting their inaugural season with ten teams, the MLS now finds itself with twice as many teams nearly two decades ago, including newcomers New York City FC and Orlando City SC, with former MLS club Chivas USA calling it quits...
The Denver Broncos are expected to use the franchise tag on Demaryius Thomas. According to Mike Klis of The Denver Post, the Broncos will use the nonexlusive franchise tag on Thomas on Monday. That means he will be free to negotiate a long-term contract with other NFL teams, though the Broncos would be given a...Read More
Wait, Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch addressed the media?
Bypassing all of North America, Lynch spoke with a Turkish television network for about 30 minutes last week.
Lynch, who is in Turkey along with other NFL players DeAngelo Williams and Gary Barnidge promoting a non-profit camp called American Football Without Barriers, addressed Ismail Senol of NTV Spor about...