Will former Eagle Riley Cooper get another job?

The wide receiver has a one-month jump on free agency, but will his past haunt him? PHILADELPHIA -- The Eagles did veteran wide receiver Riley Cooper a huge favor when they released him Monday. Cooper now gets a full month ahead of a decent group of free agent wide receivers to be to find a job. The question is will he find one. "Sure,'' said...
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Twitter reacts to Eagles releasing Riley Cooper

If there's one thing Eagles fan can stand united in, it's an anti-Riley Cooper stance. The Riley Cooper era is over in Philadelphia. When the Eagles cut bait with the 28-year-old receiver on Monday, Twitter reacted instantly to a player that was disliked for years due to off-the-field controversy and below-average on-field production. Here...
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Eagles release wide receiver Riley Cooper after 6 seasons

PHILADELPHIA (AP) The Philadelphia Eagles say they have released wide receiver Riley Cooper after six seasons. Eagles officials announced the move Monday, the day after Denver beat Carolina in the Super Bowl. Cooper's best season came in 2013, when he had 47 catches for 835 yards and eight touchdowns. He played in half his team's offensive snaps this past season. Cooper was...
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Eagles release Riley Cooper, fans rejoice on Twitter

Eagles wide receiver was one of the team's most controversial figures in recent years. Watch video The Eagles released wide receiver Riley Cooper Monday, freeing roughly $3 million in salary cap space while also cutting ties with one of the most controversial figures associated with the team for the past three years. Cooper was...
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Eagles release Riley Cooper, best known for racially charged rant

Riley Cooper, the Philadelphia Eagles receiver best known for his racially charged rant that was videotaped at a 2013 Kenny Chesney concert, was released by the team Monday.The Eagles announced the transaction on their Twitter account.Cooper’s 2013 comments touched off plenty of public outrage, but his only punishment was a brief leave of absence that lasted several days after...
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Eagles release Riley Cooper

Cooper ends his time with the Eagles after playing 88 games, catching 169 passes for 2,418 yards and 18 touchdowns. Watch video On the first day they were allowed to, the Eagles have released wide receiver Riley Cooper.  The team announced the move Monday, a decision that will save them $2.9 million next season.  Cooper ends...
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Kenny Chesney helping ETSU raise money for Stadium

Country music superstar, and college football fanatic, Kenny Chesney has teamed up with his alma mater East Tennessee State University in an effort to bring the school a new football stadium. The four-time CMA entertainer of the year has been in talks with ETSU athletic officials, and even former Tennessee head coach Phillip Fulmer, about ways he can raise funds and better the future...
Via Campus Sports Net
October 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Hlas Podcast: Casey Beathard

This week's guest on the Mike Hlas Podcast is Casey Beathard, a songwriter who has penned a slew of hits for a variety of country music stars like Tim McGraw, Kenny Chesney and Blake Shelton. Casey also happens to be the father of Iowa quarterback C.J. Beathard. So we're talking football, music, and father-son stuff. Click below to listen, or find this podcast on
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October 13, 2015

East Tennessee State football returns after 12 years

The East Tennessee Buccaneers are back after a 12-year hiatus, dispelling its past monetary woes. East Tennessee State University kicked off its inaugural football season Thursday since the school’s program was dismantled in 2003 due to financial difficulties. What’s different this time around? ETSU’s Student Government approved a student fee for athletic funding in 2013...
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September 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Kenny Chesney, Jason Aldean Support Tom Brady, Patriots At Countryfest (Photos)

Football season is just about here, which means Gillette Stadium is back to being the Patriots’ house. However, the stadium played host one last time this summer to a few noteworthy guests over the weekend. Country music superstar Kenny Chesney was back in Foxboro for his semi-annual mega concert, dubbed “Countryfest” by many. Included during the two-night extravaganza was...
August 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Kenny Chesney Joins ‘Free Tom Brady’ Movement During Foxboro Show (Video) Posted from PatriotsExtra
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August 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Auburn fan creates "Don't Blink" 2015 season hype video.

From the "Everybody Else Is Doing It, So Why Can't We?" department comes this fan-created Auburn hype video for the upcoming 2015 Tiger college football season, titled "Don't Blink."Fortunately, the video has nothing to do with the song "Don't Blink" by noted college football jock sniffer and bandwageoneer, Kenny Chesney, whose favorite team is Auburn on alternate Tuesdays in October...
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August 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Kenny Chesney Meets Hugh Freeze, Adds Ole Miss To List Of Favorite Teams

Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze met with country music star Kenny Chesney, who has a history of claiming fandom for multiple teams.
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July 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Victor Ortiz Arrested At Kenny Chesney Concert

  LOS ANGELES, CA — Oh Victor… In odd boxing news today, former WBC welterweight champion Victor Ortiz was arrested while attending a Kenny Chesney Concert in Pasadena. According to TMZ, the former face of face lube peddler and actor was arrested for assault with a deadly weapon. We’re told … the alleged victim was on the ground at one point and Victor allegedly kicked...
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July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Arrowhead Stadium will host more summer events in the future

More than 40,000 fans packed Arrowhead Stadium to watch the Rolling Stones last weekend.Mark Donovan doesn't want to stop there. The Chiefs' team president told the Kansas City Business Journal he intends to pack the venue with more non-sporting summer events going forward.Donovan pointed to 2010 as a turning point in the iconic stadium's use. That's when Arrowhead renovations were...
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June 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: After hosting a Kenny Chesney and Jason Aldean concert, Lambeau Field has a large area of dead grass

I know a lot of people complain about NFL owners not letting entertainers used their stadiums for their shows. Most entertainers like to use NFL stadiums because it usually holds more people than an arena. Well the guys who are responsible for the grass at Lambeau Field have found themselves in a tight situation. This past weekend, the historic stadium was the site for a concert...
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June 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: This shot of Lambeau Field will blow your mind

Although historic Lambeau Field may not be in great condition compared to other NFL stadiums, it’s history has made it one of the league’s biggest and most monumental stadiums. This photo of a concert last night goes to show how lucky the Cheeseheads are that their team has maintained such a giant piece of NFL history for so long: The view from above at last night’s Kenny...
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June 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers’ Lambeau Field is spectacular venue for more than just football

The Green Bay Packers play in one of the NFL’s most iconic stadiums. Lambeau Field looks like it’s a pretty cool place to watch a concert as well. Check out these awesome photos from Kenny Chesney and Jason Aldean Saturday night. Beautiful night for a concert! — Lambeau Field (@LambeauField) June 21, 2015 Kenny Chesney on stage at Lambeau Field...
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June 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Urban Meyer brings championship trophy on stage at concert

On Saturday afternoon, the 2015 Country Superfest made a stop in Columbus at Ohio State’s Horseshoe stadium. Among the visitors to the festival were famous country acts like Rascal Flatts, Kenny Chesney, and of course, Urban Meyer and the 2015 College Football Playoff national championship trophy. In a gaggle of pictures and videos that surfaced online, the Buckeyes coach made...
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June 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Eagles a little messed up but we’re all alright…

Allen Barbre (left) working on Da Bears here figures to be the lead candidate for left guard in the wake of Evan Mathis’ release… I paraphrased a line from a Kenny Chesney song in the title of this blurger… but the spirit of the lyric rings true. The drama surrounding the release of Pro Bowl-caliber left guard Evan Mathis by the Eagles might suggest that there is trouble in...
Via Eagles Eye
June 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Pro Athletes, Artists Show Mutual Respect for One Another

I’ve attended hockey games both at Tampa Bay’s Amalie Arena and Pittsburgh’s Heinz Field (the winter classic). The two venues are huge and create an experience for fans that they’re sure to remember. With that being said, it comes as no surprise that both venues are all booked up with concerts and shows, in addition to sports’ games. This past weekend, Kenny Chesney performed...
Via Campus Sports Net
June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

LOOK: Shirtless Richie Incognito rocks out at a Kenny Chesney concert

Richie Incognito is not the type of man who can enjoy a country music concert fully clothed, and here’s proof: A shirtless Richie Incognito takes in a Kenny Chesney concert, via Deadspin. AROUND COVER32 Five Things: NFL contenders that won’t even make the playoffs in 2015 Top 10 in 2015: The NFL’s top-10 wide receivers The reformed bully, and current Buffalo Bills lineman...
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June 01, 2015  |  Discuss

SCB Steelers Quick Hitters for June 1st 2015

100 days from today the Steelers head to New England to open the 2015 NFL season. If you haven’t noticed, Jarvis Jones looks significantly thicker this season. Despite the wrist not being 100% he has clearly put in time in the offseason. You don’t see it in his arms, but his upper body looks bigger to me. It’s really easy to hate on Johnny Manziel but if you read the report...
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June 01, 2015  |  Discuss

SCB Steelers Quick Hitters for May 31st 2015

Welcome to the final day of May. For me, it’s one more day closer to summer vacation and another month closer to the start of football season! Country music star Kenny Chesney played Heinz Field last night (mandatory Clean Up Your Mess joke inserted here) and stopped by the Steelers facility earlier in the week. (courtesy Tweet of the day and it’s a tear-jerker...
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May 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Blake Bell drafted by 49ers in fourth round

Former Oklahoma Sooners tight end and quarterback Blake Bell was selected by the San Francisco 49ers in the fourth round of the NFL Draft on Saturday. The selection of Bell was announced on ESPN by country music entertainer Kenny Chesney at Levi’s Stadium. Bell spent four years as a quarterback and short yardage running back for the Sooners before converting to the tight end position...
May 02, 2015  |  Discuss
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