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Marshawn Lynch Once Played Backup C in HS & Tackled Guy in Stands

Marshawn Lynch has gained national fame because of the Seahawks second straight trip to the Super Bowl.  New unknown stories are starting to circulate out about Lynch and what shaped him into the man he is today. Former Cal basketball star and former NBA player tells an amazing story to Jessica Camerato about Lynch that highlights his loyal nature and beastly personality. Powe...
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Tim Duncan Suing Ex-Financial Advisor For $1 Million

This case proves that even the most astute athletes can be taken advantage of financially. According to KENS5 in San Antonio, Spurs star Tim Duncan is suing his long time financial advisor for more than $1 million. Charles Banks, whom Duncan has known since 1998, advised him to invest in several businesses, including Gameday Entertainment LLC. Duncan’s lawsuit claims that Banks...
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QB Teddy Bridgewater Wins Pepsi Rookie of the Year

  In a decision that shocked everyone, Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater was named the 2014 Pepsi Rookie of the Year. Beating out finalist such as Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr, Buccaneers WR Mike Evans, Bengals RB Jeremy Hill and Bills WR Sammy Watkins, Bridgewater earned the honor after playing in 13 games. Bridgewater started in 12 games, and finished with a 6-6 record. He threw for...
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Patrick Peterson Wins Madden Bowl (Video)

The annual Madden Bowl was held during Super Bowl week once again. The Madden Bowl placed Arizona Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson, Philadelphia Eagles running back Lesean McCoy, Washington Redskins running back Alfred Morris and San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick in head to head matchups until the final winner was crowned. Kaepernick faced off against McCoy in...
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Eric Decker Recruiting Demaryius Thomas To Jets

Eric Decker had a rough first season with the Jets, but maybe a Broncos feel to the organization can help improve things. The Jets wide receiver recently spent a few days in Arizona shooting a commercial for Courtyard by Marriott, and during the downtime between takes, admitted that he’s spent the past year recruiting the free agent to be, Demaryius Thomas to the Jets. “I...
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Key & Peele’s Joint Presser as Marshawn Lynch and Richard Sherman (Video)

Key and Peele premiered a Super Bowl special on Comedy Central on Friday night, and the joint press conference as Marshawn Lynch and Richard Sherman won the night. The comedy duo took Sherman’s energy — paired it with Lynch’s reluctance to interact with the media — to sound off on the ‘Selma’ Oscar snub. The duo used “biscuits and gravy” to mock Lynch’s catchphrase...
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Russell Wilson Dating Snow Phat & Katy Perry (Photos)

I am not sure when Russell Wilson has time to prepare for the game when he was dealing with all these ladies. Doesn’t matter if you are pop superstars or IG models, Russell has time for you. When asked who she was rooting for in the Super Bowl, Perry made it clear she was rooting for Seahawks for one reason only. Several sites have linked the two together and they are said to be...
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Nike Gives An Inside Look Of The New Kobe X Sneakers (Video)

Set to be released on February 8, 2015, Kobe Bryant will be dropping his tenth signature shoe, the “Kobe X”. The shoes, according to Bryant himself, tells a story of his long NBA career. Watch this video for an in depth look at the shoe design.
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6 Teams Have Done Background Checks on Adrian Peterson

The NFL has been known in the past as for their forgive and forget mentality, so this should come as no surprise to anyone. Adam Schefter is now reporting 6 teams have been doing “background work” on Adrian Peterson, just in case he doesn’t stay with the Vikings for the 2015 season. The Vikings, however, remain firm that they want Peterson to return to the team. Both Zimmer...
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Arian Foster Admits He Took $50K From Tennessee Boosters

Arian Foster was on Dan Le Batard show Friday addressing the amount of money he took while at University of Tennessee. Foster admitted that he accepted $40-50k thousand from Boosters, Alumni and ex-players.  Prior to appearing on Le Batard show Foster issued a statement explaining why he was willing to accept the money. You have people help you out here and there. Boosters and...
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Hawks Finding Creative New Ways to Keep Adding W’s (Photo)

As the Atlanta Hawks keep winning, they keep finding creative new ways to keep the fun going with their twitter profile. The Hawks edged the Trailblazers 105-99 Friday night which extended the Hawks franchise record of consecutive wins to 18. In order to fit all of the W’s that twitter has allowed the Hawks to add to their profile in light of such a historic streak, the team has...
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Lions Fan Changes Super Bowl Tattoo From 2015 to 2016 (Photos)

Lions fan David Morian isn’t giving up that easy on his prediction that his team will win a Super Bowl. He originally tattooed himself with a Super Bowl 2015 homage, but since the Lions won’t be sniffing the University of Phoenix Stadium on February 2nd, Morian decided to make some changes to his prediction. He’s now boldly changed his tattoo to say Super Bowl 2016. There’s...
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Packers Fire Special Teams Coordinator

Two botched special teams plays cost the Packers a chance at the Super Bowl, and as a result, Mike McCarthy has decided to fire special teams coordinator, Shawn Slocum. “I would like to thank Shawn for all of his contributions over the past nine years,” McCarthy said. “He was a positive contributor to our success, including helping us win Super Bowl XLV. We wish Shawn, Michelle...
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Serena Williams Wins Australian Open

Serena Williams has defeated Maria Sharapova in straight sets (6-3, 7-6) to win her sixth Australian Open. The win gives Serena her nineteenth major title in her career. She is now in second place for major winners since the Open era began behind Steffi Graf, who claimed 22 major wins in her career. At age 33, Serena becomes the oldest woman to win the Australian Open. [h/t AP]
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Bill Self on Loss of Kansas/Missouri Rivalry “It Hasn’t Been Good”

The last time the Kansas Jayhawks squared off against the Missouri Tigers in college basketball, we witnessed an amazing overtime thriller that went down to the final second as drjayhawk1 helps us remember. That was three years ago. Since then Missouri has bolted for the SEC while Kansas remained in the Big 12, and there hasn’t been one meeting since. 9th ranked Kansas is set...
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Chiefs Interested in Revis If He Doesn’t Re-Sign With Pats

Amidst the many story-lines going on at this years Super Bowl, Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk informs us that there may be trouble in paradise for New England Patriots and corner Darrelle Revis. Revis is due a monster pay raise next season, and fansided informs us that if indeed the Patriots parted ways with the shut down corner, the Kansas City Chiefs could be interested if they...
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Guy With The Nappiest Hair In The World (Video)

Now I can admit I’ve seen some wild naps in my day, but this, has got to be the worst case I have EVER seen.  Watch as this guy shows you how matted and nappy his hair is. There is no way that some type of living animal has not found it’s home somewhere in all of that.
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Buffalo Mop Boy Avoids Getting Trampled During Fast Break (Video)

Being the Mop boy at a basketball can be rough when the action goes from safe to jail break in an instant. Buffalo junior Rodell Wigginton stole the ball to start a fast break on Friday against Kent State and as he drove to the rim, the mop boy quickly had to use his fast twitch muscles or risk being trampled. Wigginton had to slow down to protect the mop boy and didn’t finish...
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Jeff Teague Fakes Out Two Blazers For Easy Layup (Video)

Plays like this is why Jeff Teague was selected to his first all-star game.
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Rudy Gay’s Nasty 360 Dunk vs. Cavs (Video)

The lonely Kings lost another basketball game, but Rudy Gay went out in style.
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Will Damian Lillard Exclusion lead to change in All-Star Voting

The NBA All-Star weekend has turned into a complete popularity contest and Damian Lillard, of the Portland Trailblazers, loses again. Earlier this week Damian Lillard made it known he would be disappointed if he did not make the NBA All-Star reserve roster. Once the rosters were revealed, with Lillard not making the cut, he voiced his feelings and said he would use it as motivation...
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Showtime VP Says Mayweather vs. Pacquiao Isn’t Done

If you bought that plane ticket to Vegas, you are probably slightly worried now. TMZ broke the news that it was a done deal between Mayweather and Pacquiao and almost immediately it was denied by Showtime and members of the media. TMZ usually has good sources. This time, not so much. "@Woodsy1069: http://t.co/gFOQB06ogq" — Stephen Espinoza (@StephenEspinoza) January 31, 2015...
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Weidman Injured; Rousey-Zingano New UFC 184 Main Event

UFC 184 took a huge hit today when UFC middleweight champion pulled out of his main event title defense against Vitor Belfort. MMAJunkie.com were the first to break the news: MMAjunkie has learned from several sources close to the promotion that Weidman has suffered an injury in training and has been forced to withdraw from the contest. The sources all spoke on the condition of...
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McGregor vs Aldo Headlines UFC 189 on July 11th (Video)

Conor McGregor will get his shot to prove that he’s one of the best fighters on the planet and that he is the best featherweight in the UFC when he takes on champion Jose Aldo at UFC 189 in Las Vegas. McGregor made the announcement during his UFC 183 Q&A session: “We have the fight date for McGregor-Aldo, the biggest fight of the year,” McGregor said. “Saturday, July...
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Iowa’s Tevaun Smith Breaks Odell Beckham Jr.’s 1-Handed Catch Record (Video)

Odell got a check for his work, and Visa now has a headache. Odell Beckham Jr.’s record for catches in a minute stood for 24 hours. I really thought I was going to watch Tevaun Smith bumble his way through a bunch of one-handed catches, but the Iowa wide receiver was extremely smooth in catching 41 footballs with one-hand in one-minute. I don’t believe Smith had Guiness officials...
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