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Brandon Browner's agent irate, denies deal with Patriots

The New England Patriots’ secondary is going to be stacked in 2014. The Patriots and former Seattle Seahawks cornerback Brandon Browner agreed on a two-year contract on Thursday, a source told NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport. Browner will begin the season with a four-game suspension for violating the league’s substance-abuse policy in 2013. The Patriots already signed Darrelle Revis...
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March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant on Kobe Bryant: 'He’s the greatest of all-time'

Kevin Durant has a special place for Kobe Bryant in his heart. Speaking with the Los Angeles Daily News‘ Mark Medina, Durant spoke of Bryant’s influence and his place in history.  Durant called Bryant No.1  to Michael Jordan’s 1A status , and said that “Kobe was the greatest of all time.” “He’s the greatest of all time. His skill is second to none. Him and MJ are...
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

DeAngelo Hall has strong words for Richard Sherman on Twitter

Because of his personality, and status as one of the premier cornerbacks in the NFL, Richard Sherman is often a target of fans and opposing players. On Wednesday, Sherman and LeGarrette Blount had a debate on Twitter over who is the best corner in the league. Blount tried to state his case for former teammate […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Girls H.S. basketball coaches resign, claim bullying by parents

The bullying issues in this country are of a wide variety. When we see them in sport, they are often times involving the athletes. Either athletes are making it harder for other athletes, as we saw in Miami, or we have situations like that of Rutgers, where it was the coach terrorizing the players. Not […]Continue reading...
Via The Victory Formation
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Carlton Fisk home run ball from 1975 World Series up for auction

“There it goes, a long drive…if it stays fair…home run!!!” Dick Stockton calling Carlton Fisk’s 12th inning home run concluding Game 6 of the 1975 World Series. One of the most iconic baseball moments of the 1970′s if not the 20th century was Carlton Fisk’s home run in the bottom of the 12th inning to give his Boston Red Sox the Game 6 victory and send the series off...
Via Sports-Kings
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-NFL CB Ty Law: Revis is an ‘upgrade’ from Aqib Talib

Former New England Patriots great Ty Law says cornerback Darrelle Revis makes the New England Patriots Super Bowl contenders. “The Patriots were only a few pieces away from being a Super Bowl team again — now that you have Darrelle, hey, why not?,” Law told USA TODAY Sports Thursday. “Darrelle is an upgrade. No disrespect to Aqib, who is a great corner in his own right. But...
Via Sports-Glory
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Barkley slams CBS' NCAA analysts, says they were hostile

Charles Barkley decided to open up old wounds this week when he revealed that CBS announcers weren't so nice to Turner Sports announcers during last year's NCAA Tournament.In fact, Sir Charles basically called out the CBS guys for being very hostile, perhaps trying to intimidate Barkley and his Turner Sports gang in fear of being replaced.“Some of these [CBS] guys are jerkoffs...
Via Bush League Chronicle
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Rodgers-Cromartie rejected huge deal from Broncos

Before the Broncos handed Aqib Talib a six-year, $57 million contract, they reportedly wanted to back up the Brinks truck to another cornerback, Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie. But he wasn't interested. A source tells Profootballtalk.com that Rodgers-Cromartie rejected a deal believed to be worth $54 million over six years. Specifics of the proposed pact, such as guaranteed ...
Via Helmet2Helmet
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Surveillance video shows NFLer allegedly biting bar owner

The chances of Henry Melton landing a job in the free agent market may be taking a bit of hit after a Dallas station released surveillance video of an alleged altercation between the former Chicago Bears defensive tackle and a bar owner. The altercation, which occurred on Dec. 23, 2013 just before 2 a.m., allegedly […] The post Surveillance video shows free agent DT Henry Melton...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Troubled NFL prospect tweets that he's done playing football

The crazy post-college story of Adam Muema just keeps getting weirder. On Wednesday the former San Diego State running back tweeted that he is done playing football. That came after a series of bizarre events that included leaving the NFL Scouting Combine early after claiming God told him to not work out. Muema posted a picture of a conversation he had with someone named Angelus...
Via Midwest Sports Fans
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Steve Smith on facing Panthers: There will be blood

Steve Smith was released by the Panthers on Thursday, and now he’s not holding back on general manager Dave Gettleman. Gettleman played the key role in the releasing of Smith, even so much as saying that Smith was a “distraction” in the locker room, and wanted to turn over the locker room to Cam Newton […]
Via Full Scale Sports
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Raiders sign former Giants defensive lineman Justin Tuck

Tweet Per a report from ESPN’s Adam Schefter, free agent defensive end Justin Tuck has agreed to a contract with the Oakland Raiders: After giving the Giants a chance to improve their offer, DE Justin Tuck is accepting a two-year, $11 million deal with the Oakland Raiders. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 13, 2014 Text from Justin Tuck: "Done deal." He...
Via Los That Sports Blog
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss
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