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Soon after Houston Texans running back Arian Foster admitted in a documentary that he received money on the side while playing at Tennessee, famous ESPN college basketball announcer Dick Vitale hopped on Twitter to voice his disapproval in a not-so-subtle manner.
“When they put their hand out like a prostitute & take it they don’t say a word – moaning yrs later = SAD!” Vitale wrote Friday on Twitter.
…And as is the norm when a famous person lets their emotions get the best of them on such a quick and easy medium like Twitter, we get the eventual apology.
“I apologize if it offended u that I used prostitute 4 athletes taking cash,” Vitale wrote Saturday. “My wife agrees with u that prostitute was a bad term to use.”
No word yet if ole’ dicky boy is sleeping on the couch this weekend…
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Coming off 2 straight come from behind wins the Houston Texans have the 1-1 Baltimore Ravens next on their schedule. The Super Bowl champs will be looking to come out and get a win on their home field. This rebuilt Ravens team hasn’t looked as good as they were last season on offense or defense, and the Texans will be looking to show they’ve closed the gap between themselves...
Houston Texans running back Arian Foster says he was forced to take money during his time at the University of Tennessee to pay for various living expenses. In an upcoming EPIX documentary entitled Schooled:
The Houston Texans have officially declared that offensive lineman Duane Brown will not play in tomorrow’s match up against the Ravens.
Texans officially rule out Pro Bowl LT Duane Brown with toe injury. Ryan Harris replaces him.
— Jeff Zrebiec (@jeffzrebiecsun) September 21, 2013
This isn’t a surprise at all. Brown sat out the entire week of practice and as he deals with...
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According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Cleveland Browns would love to land Texans running back Ben Tate in free agency after this season.
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Tennessee Titans center Rob Turner was flagged for a peel-back block on JJ Watt during his team’s overtime loss to the Houston Texans last weekend. He was also fined for the play, which has been deemed illegal this year thanks to a rule change. Although it’s a brand new rule, Watt called the play “absolutely” […]
Stop me if you've heard this before: A former college athlete admits to receiving money while in college.
This time it was current Texans running back Arian Foster, who copped to getting money while at the University of Tennessee .
Well, these sorts of admissions usually come with some type of backlash, but never really the likes of this:
@GreggDoyelCBS When they put their...
HOUSTON (AP) -- Houston Texans All-Pro left tackle Duane Brown will miss Sunday's game against the Baltimore Ravens with a toe injury.
Brown, who was injured on Sunday, will not travel with the team to Baltimore. A first-round pick in 2008, Brown has started 78 games in his career.
Ryan Harris, who appeared in each game last season with two starts, will start in his place for the 2-0 Texans.
Houston Texans running back Arian Foster is the latest professional athlete to admit that he took improper benefits while in college. Those benefits ranged from taking cash to asking his coach at Tennessee to buy him some food. In an upcoming EPIX documentary that discusses the growing issue of whether or not collegiate athletes should […]
Houston Texans wideout Andre Johnson sustained a bad shin bruise Sunday, according to coach Gary Kubiak. SOURCE: Tania GanguliFantasy Spin:Johnson suffered the injury before the half but his X-rays came back negative and he returned for the third before exiting for good.
Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that the Cleveland Browns the Browns “covet“ Texans RB Ben Tate and have plans pursue signing him to a contract this offseason.
The Browns just shockingly traded Trent Richardson to the Colts, so they clearly need a running back to build around. As of now, Cleveland has Willis McGahee and Bobby Rainey as their running backs, so it’s very...
Houston Texans wideout Andre Johnson is not expected to return to Sunday's game due to a leg injury. SOURCE: John McClain, Houston ChronicleFantasy Spin:Johnson was noticeably limping in the third quarter after being kicked in the shin. He had five receptions for just 36 yards against the Ravens.
Tweet For years, many have rallied for collegiate athletes to be compensated for the millions of dollars that they generate for the NCAA, to no avail. Current Houston Texans running back Arian Foster is one who believes college players should be paid, and uses his own experience of taking money to eat while starring for […]
Arian Foster’s confession that he accepted money while playing college football at Tennessee led to more debate about the NCAA and if it should pay athletes.
It also led to extreme outrage.
ESPN college basketball analyst Dick Vitale was among those who thought Foster was in the wrong for his actions.
On Twitter he likened the Texans running back to a prostitute saying that...
The Cleveland Browns are making moves and trying to change the face and culture of their downtrodden franchise.
Adam Schefter is reporting that the Browns covet Texans bruising backup running back Ben Tate, and would like to land him to replace Trent Richardson.
Browns covet Texans free-agent-to-be RB Ben Tate. Should Cleveland land Tate, it would have him and Indy's… http...