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Watch Tulsa Vs. Virginia Tech Independence Bowl Online (Live Stream)

One of the winningest college football coaches of all time looks to end his career on a high note Saturday night. Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer will roam the sideline for the final time Saturday when the Hokies play the Tulsa Golden Hurricane in the Camping World Independence Bowl. Virginia Tech secured its 23rd straight bowl appearance in Beamer’s 29th and final year...
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December 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Source: Patriots to put RB LeGarrette Blount on season-ending IR

The New England Patriots placed running back LeGarrette Blount on injured reserve Tuesday. Blount left the game for good after injuring his hip during the Patriots' Week 14 win over the Houston Texans.Mike Petraglia of WEEI first reported the news, and FOX Sports NFL Inside Mike Garafolo later confirmed the report to be true.Blount finishes the 2015 season with 703 rushing yards...
Via Fox Sports
December 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Bills send out LeSean McCoy as lone captain vs. Eagles

Last week, Buffalo Bills coach Rex Ryan laughed when he was asked whether running back LeSean McCoy would be a captain against his former team, the Philadelphia Eagles. Given his history of trolling the Bills' opponents each week, it was obvious McCoy was going to go out for the coin toss.What wasn't as obvious was that McCoy would be the only player to go out as a captain. Prior...
Via Fox Sports
December 13, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: McCoy kisses Eagles' logo

LeSean McCoy made it very clear that there is no love lost between he and Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly.But when he took the field as the Buffalo Bills' lone captain, he showed Eagles fans that the city of Philadelphia still has a special place in his heart.McCoy bent down following the coin toss and kissed the Eagles logo.
Via Fox Sports
December 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Hokies beat Virginia, get bowl-eligible in coach Beamer's last season

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. -- Joey Slye kicked a 41-yard field goal with 1:38 remaining Saturday and Virginia Tech gave retiring Frank Beamer his 12th consecutive win over Virginia, 23-20, and a chance to coach his team in one more bowl game.A week after losing in the final home game of Beamer's 29 years as coach, the Hokies (6-6, 4-4 Atlantic Coast Conference) didn't let him down on the...
Via AP on Fox
November 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Ohio State fighting casino over use of 'The Shoe' name

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ohio State University is officially opposing an effort to prevent a Cincinnati casino from naming its concert venue "The Shoe."The Columbus Dispatch reports that the university, which uses the nickname for its horseshoe-shaped Ohio Stadium in Columbus, filed a notice of opposition with the U.S. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board against the Horseshoe Cincinnati casino...
Via AP on Fox
November 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Video shows J.T. Barrett tried to pull rank during arrest

Ohio State fans and J.T. Barrett likely thought the Buckeye quarterback's OVI incident were behind him after his date in court Tuesday, but TMZ Sports had other ideas. The site obtained the police dash cam footage from Barrett's arrest, noting that in it Barrett initially appears to try to get out of line from the DUI checkpoint that had been set up. That is noticed by the officers...
Via Fox Sports
November 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch Eagles Vs. Cowboys ‘Sunday Night Football’ Game Online (Live Stream)

This NFC East rivalry still has plenty of juice. The Dallas Cowboys (2-5) will host the Philadelphia Eagles (3-4) at AT&T Stadium on Sunday night in the second meeting of the season between the two squads. Dallas beat Philly 20-10 in Week 2. The Eagles have done plenty of trash talking this week, but can they back it up? We’ll find out on NBC’s “Sunday Night Football...
Via NESN.com
November 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Penn State preparing differently for running QBs -- now and in the future

After giving up a combined 226 rushing yards to J.T. Barrett and Perry Hills of Ohio State and Maryland, respectively, in back-to-back weeks, the Penn State coaching staff altered its approach to preparing for Northwestern this week. The change? "In practice we're going to do a period where our second offense with (backup quarterbacks Trace McSorley and Tommy Stevens) running ...
Via Fox Sports
November 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Penn State coaches: Fixing tackling at this point has challenges

Penn State prides itself on strong defense, and that unit has been the backbone of most of the program's success during the first two years of James Franklin's tenure as head coach. Coming off consecutive games in which the Nittany Lions have given up over 30 points, though, coordinator John Shoop admitted tackling has been an issue against Ohio State and Maryland.Franklin said...
Via Fox Sports
October 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch NFL Week 7 Games Online: Patriots-Jets Tops Slate (Live Stream)

It’s always a must-see event when the New England Patriots and New York Jets play, and their Week 7 matchup this Sunday is no different. The AFC East rivals will battle for first place in the division when they kick off at 1 p.m. ET on CBS. But that is far from the only big game this weekend. You can find out which afternoon matchups are airing in your area by checking out the...
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October 25, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Ohio State looks back, forward with new hype video

Rutgers might not be an exciting matchup for Ohio State fans, but the school's video team is doing its best to get them fired up anyway with the latest hype video to hit YouTube. We're not sure why, but some guy wearing No. 16 plays a prominent role. 
Via Fox Sports
October 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Red zone, third-down numbers behind Urban Meyer's decision to change QBs at Ohio State

In explaining his decision to start J.T. Barrett at quarterback this week instead of Cardale Jones, Ohio State coach Urban Meyer on Tuesday cited production in the red zone and on third down. Despite Barrett finishing the game at the helm last Saturday night, Meyer was noncommittal about making a move in the immediate aftermath of Ohio State's 38-10 win over Penn State, and offensive...
Via Fox Sports
October 20, 2015  |  Discuss

McCown's mistake cost the Browns

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Their aging quarterback has thrown 10 interceptions. Their offense is often hard to watch. They commit silly, undisciplined penalties.The Denver Broncos have some flaws.Their record is not one of them.Overcoming three picks by Peyton Manning, a few key drops by wide receiver Demaryius Thomas and turning to their top-ranked defense in crunch time, the Broncos remained...
Via AP on Fox
October 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Dion Lewis signed extension to repay Patriots for giving him chance

FOXBORO, Mass. — The news broke on Dion Lewis’ two-year contract extension while the New England Patriots were preparing for practice, so the running back’s teammates found out about the deal like everyone else: through the media. Lewis, who has 325 total yards and two touchdowns through three games on just 45 touches, now is locked up through the 2017 season. He’s added...
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October 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Dion Lewis signs two-year contract extension with Patriots

The New England Patriots wisely locked up running back Dion Lewis to a two-year contract extension Thursday. The deal, first reported by ESPN’s Field Yates, has a base value of $3 million and is worth up to $5 million, a source told NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport. Lewis received a $600,000 signing bonus, Yates reported. His base salary is $800,000 in 2016 and $1.2 million in 2017...
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October 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Stephen Gostkowski happy to be popular in fantasy football

Kicking alongside the best offense in the NFL has its perks. One, you win a lot of football games, which really is all that matters at the end of each week. And two, you develop quite a following. Just ask Stephen Gostkowski of the New England Patriots. Gostkowski set the NFL record for most consecutive successful extra-point attempts Sunday in the Patriots’ 51-17 win over the...
Via NESN.com
September 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Chad Johnson Signs Two-Year Deal with Montreal of the CFL

Former NFL standout Chad Johnson is signing with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League (CFL) – Mandatory Credit: James Lang/USA TODAY Sports Chad Johnson is back to playing football. After spending the week working out for the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League (CFL), Johnson is reportedly signing a two-year deal with them – according to the Alouettes’...
Via The Sports Journal
April 17, 2014  |  Discuss
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