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Report: Sarkisian was 'sobbing' before being removed from USC

Steve Sarkisian has been asked to take a leave of absence from the USC football team to seek treatment for his alleged alcohol abuse issues. What began as a report of Sarkisian looking “not healthy” when he arrived on campus Sunday has turned much, much uglier. Sources reportedly told TMZ that Sarkisian was “very emotional”...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Cardinals defense knew Lions play on 2nd quarter interception

The Detroit Lions are one of the worst teams in the NFL, and predicability has been one of the team’s many issues. Golden Tate recently said that opponents have called out Detroit’s plays on multiple occasions before the Lions ran them. According to Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians, it happened again on Sunday. In...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Andy Dalton: No surprise if 2-3 Seahawks finish 13-3

Andy Dalton guided the Cincinnati Bengals to an overtime victory over the Seattle Seahawks, but the fifth-year quarterback was quick to praise the defending NFC champions after the game. According to Michael Silver of NFL Media, Dalton said Seattle, despite its early-season struggles, could rip off 11 consecutive wins. “Hey, this is a really good team. Yeah, they’re 2-3...
Via Sportsnaut
October 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Jaguars coach rips players, coaches following loss to Bucs

Over the past few years, Gus Bradley has had to explain plenty of times why the Jacksonville Jaguars came up short against whoever their opponent was. On Sunday, the head coach decided it was time to air his true feelings about how his team is playing. After the Jaguars lost to the Tampa Bay Bucs 38-31 (dropping their record to 1-4 on the year), Bradley questioned the heart and...
Via Gamedayr
October 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Peyton Manning: I want to do a better job playing quarterback

The (5-0) Denver Broncos didn’t score an offensive touchdown in Sunday’s 16-10 win over the Oakland Raiders, but the league’s No. 1-ranked defense held its opponent to just 288 total yards and the team remains undefeated heading into Week 6. On offense, however, there were few bright spots to speak of. You’d have thought Manning and the Broncos would finally get on track...
Via The Sports Daily
October 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Fan shot in head after Patriots-Cowboys, airlifted to hospital

A fan reportedly was shot outside AT&T Stadium on Sunday following the New England Patriots’ 30-6 victory over the Dallas Cowboys. It’s unclear who the fan was rooting for and what exactly started the events leading up to the shooting. Reports say the fan is alive and was airlifted to a local hospital. The following are a collection of tweets from reporters and outlets...
Via NESN.com
October 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Can Jordan Spieth save American golf? Probably not

Whenever a prolific player is playing in his prime, the sport of golf usually grows in popularity. Thanks to Tiger Woods, the golfing world is well aware of the impact one individual can have on the perception and financial prosperity of the sport as a whole.    Now that it is safe to say that Tiger is out of the picture, a superstar is needed to energize a game that is...
Via The Sports Quotient
October 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Chase Utley suspended two games for illegal slide, will appeal

During Game 2 of the National League Division Series between the Dodgers and Mets, Chase Utley slid into second base, taking out shortsop Ruben Tejada in the process. The result of the play was a fractured right fibula for Tejada. Utley reached out to Tejada after the game, offering an apology. However, the damage was...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Recruit decommits from USC after Sarkisian's leave of absence

It’s been a crazy day for the USC Trojans’ football program. In a matter of hours, the surprisingly 3-2 Trojans have seen their future gone from bright to very, very shady. After USC Athletic Director Pat Hayden asked Head Coach Steve Sarkisian to take a leave of absence, rumor have been flying about Sarkisian and his problem with alcohol. Some assistant coaches believe Sarkisian...
Via Gamedayr
October 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Jim Nantz piles on Greg Hardy during Cowboys-Pats broadcast

Greg Hardy is an easy target. Hardy returned from a four-game suspension related to domestic abuse charges Sunday, but some people aren’t happy with the Dallas Cowboys defensive end, who hardly seems remorseful about his despicable actions. Terry Bradshaw ripped Hardy and Cowboys owner Jerry Jones during FOX’s pregame coverage, and play-by-play announcer Jim Nantz followed...
Via NESN.com
October 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Jim Caldwell warned Matthew Stafford at halftime about benching

The Lions fell to 0-5 on Sunday after a 42-17 defeat to the Cardinals. Among the talking points after the game was the decision by Jim Caldwell to bench Matthew Stafford during the third quarter. Stafford struggled in the first half, throwing an interception on Detroit’s opening drive of the game and another early in the second quarter, bringing his interception total for the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys must face reality and start Cassel over Weeden

Three games into the Brandon Weeden era in Dallas and it’s crystal clear he’s not the right man to hold the fort while the Cowboys await the return of Tony Romo. Thankfully, Jerry Jones had foresight to make a trade with the Buffalo Bills for Matt Cassel back on Sept. 22. With the bye coming up, the Cowboys must abandon the Weeden project and prepare for a new run of a few games...
Via Sportsnaut
October 11, 2015  |  Discuss
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