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Joey Bosa unhappy people think he tried to hurt Mariota

Ohio State defensive lineman Joey Bosa is a bit unhappy with anyone who thinks that his hit on Marcus Mariota in the fourth quarter of Monday night's national championship game was dirty. Bosa took to Twitter Tuesday afternoon and, via some sarcasm, communicated to his followers that he had no intention of hurting Mariota on the play. He also mentioned that if Mariota were on Twitter...
Via College Spun
January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Kevin Love: I don't plan on opting out

He may flail his arms out of frustration roughly a dozen times per contest, but Kevin Love continues to say all of the right things when it comes to his future in Cleveland. The Cavaliers are among the most disappointing stories in the entire NBA thus far, and Love is on the final year of a contract that can see him test free agency waters come July, but this hasn’t stopped the...
Via Waiting For Next Year
January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Jason Garrett, Cowboys close to five-year deal

Going through the 2014 season as a lame duck, Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett led his squad to the team’s best campaign since 2007. Now following a loss to the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Divisional Playoffs, it appears that the Cowboys are prepared to sign Garrett to a five-year contract extension. ESPN’s Chris Mortensen is reporting that the two sides are on the...
Via Sportsnaut
January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Elway had philosophical differences with John Fox

Apparently those close to the Denver Broncos situation knew full well that a divorce was coming between the team’s former head coach John Fox and the franchise. Answering questions about the move to part ways with a head coach that led Denver to four AFC West championships in four seasons, general manager John Elway opened up big time to the media on Tuesday.  The main thing...
Via Sportsnaut
January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Belichick: Andrew Luck is 'a lot faster than Ben Roethlisberger'

On Sunday, the Denver Broncos couldn’t do a whole lot to limit Indianapolis Colts’ quarterback Andrew Luck. Now the job of neutralizing Luck lands on the plate of the New England Patriots. And head coach Bill Belichick had some interesting comments to share with reporters about the upcoming AFC Championship game (via NFL.com). When asked if stopping Luck, whose bulky but spry...
Via Sportsnaut
January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Urban Meyer promised to get an Ohio State tattoo

If Ohio State was unable to shut down Oregon’s offense and lost to the Ducks in the BCS National Championship Game on Monday night, there would be one tiny silver lining for Urban Meyer — he wouldn’t have to get a tattoo. According to Buckeyes tight end Jeff Heuerman, Meyer promised his players after they...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Jon Jones reportedly only spent one night in rehab

Jon “Bones” Jones is expected to be in Foxboro this weekend.     Jones’ mother told WBNG in Binghamton, N.Y., that the UFC champion, who checked into rehab last week after testing positive for cocaine, spent only one night in the drug program. She also revealed that Jones plans to attend Sunday’s AFC Championship Game between the New England Patriots and Indianapolis...
Via NESN.com
January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Steve Smith reportedly tried to fight former teammate

This is a story about Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith Sr. trying to fight former teammate Jermaine Wiggins. Here’s some background. Wiggins was a part of the New England Patriots’ first Super Bowl team in 2001. The fact that he grew up in East Boston, Mass. coupled with some of the big plays he...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva feared pain pill addiction after leg injury

Anderson Silva is more than a year removed from a devastating leg injury that he suffered during a loss to Chris Weidman. As he prepares to return to the octagon to fight Nick Diaz on Jan. 31, Silva has opened up about the challenges he faced while recovering. Earlier this week, Silva revealed that he...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Five most disappointing players of Divisional Playoffs

We looked at the five-most surprising players from the NFL’s Divisional Playoffs on Monday. Of those players, four were from winning teams and played a vital role in helping their squads advance. Turning the page a bit here, it’s time to check in on five of the most disappointing players from this past weekend. You will see a Hall of Fame quarterback on this list as well as...
Via Sportsnaut
January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Chuck Pagano calls NFL to learn about Pats' four-OL formation

John Harbaugh wasn’t a fan of the New England Patriots’ quirky alignment Saturday, but Chuck Pagano sure was.   In fact, the Indianapolis Colts head coach actually called the NFL about the Pats’ set against the Baltimore Ravens, which used four offensive lineman and designated running back Shane Vereen as an ineligible receiver. Now, the Colts know a little more about...
Via NESN.com
January 12, 2015  |  Discuss
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