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2 Women Arrested for Meth Lab in Church Basement (Mugshots)

What gave away these two were doing meth? Maybe their faces…….. Two women have been busted for allegedly running a hidden meth lab in the basement of a rural Illinois church. Judith Hemken, 53, and Tiffany Burton, 26, are accused of cooking up the drug in the basement of the Waveland Hillsboro Presbyterian Church in Montgomery County. They were reportedly caught by a parishioner...
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Penn State-UCF Could Be Affected by Icelandic Volcano

As if The University of Central Florida didn’t already have enough on their plate after having to replace quarterback Blake Bortles, now the team has to worry about environmental conditions during their season opener. A little less than a week ago it was unknown if the Penn State-UCF season opener would take place due to the Icelandic volcano, which is about 900 miles away from...
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James Harrison Says He’s Not Expected To Sign With Cardinals

James Harrison, 36, is coming off arguably his worst season ever. The 11-year veteran played in 15 games last season. Harrison gathered only 16 tackles and 2 sacks. So what’s next for Harrison? James Harrison's agent, Bill Parise, said as well as his client's visit went with Cardinals, he is not expected to sign there. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 29, 2014 ...
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Will Aldon Smith Destroy Potential HOF Career With His Screw Ups?

We reported earlier that the NFL suspended Aldon Smith nine games for violating the league substance abuse policy. So how big of a blow is this to the San Francisco 49ers this season? Aldon Smith has amassed 42 sacks in his first three NFL seasons. That is quite impressive for a player’s first three seasons but let’s put it into historical perspective. In the history of the...
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Kliff Kingsbury Agrees to Contract Extension With Texas Tech

Kliff Kingsbury has agreed to a contract extension with Texas Tech that will keep him and his Ray Bans in Lubbock through the 2020 season. Texas Tech announces a contract extension for Kliff Kingsbury through 2020. — Bryan Fischer (@BryanDFischer) August 29, 2014 Texas Tech and Kliff Kingsbury have new deal through 2020 that will pay $3.1 million in 2015 up to $4.1 million in...
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Report: LSU’s Starting QB Will Be Anthony Jennings

  Les Miles has been coy about who his starting QB will be when the Tigers open up against Wisconsin tomorrow night in Houston. It looks like we have found out who it will be per the Times-Pacayune: “Jennings will start at quarterback for the Tigers in their season opening game against Wisconsin here Saturday” Jennings got valuable playing time last year but did have his struggles...
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Soccer Played KO’d After Getting Clothesline From Hell (Video)

This is right up there with Luis Suarez taking a chunk of Giorgio Chiellini, except this hit was so dirty that Luiz Adriano is left completely knocked out. The incident occurred during a Ukrainian Premier League match on Friday by Oleksandr Chyzhov. Surprisingly Chyzhov was only given a yellow card, even after Adriano was taken off the field on a stretcher.  [h/t Yahoo Sports]
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Nik Stauskas Hits 15 Straight 3′s in Less Than a Minute (Video)

Nik Stauskas is barely in the NBA and is already auditioning for NBA Allstar Weekend’s 3-point contest. A video surfaced of the Sacramento Kings rookie shooting 3-pointers, and it’s quite impressive. If Stauskas keeps this up during the season, I fully expect him to be draining 3′s in February 2015. [h/t Bleacher Report]
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Renan Barao Passes Out Trying to Cut Weight Won’t Fight at UFC 177

Renan Barao has been forced out of his scheduled title fight with T.J. Dillashaw for “health and safety reasons”. Barao was scheduled for a rematch with T.J. Dillashaw tomorrow night at UFC 177. BREAKING: Renan Barão is out of UFC 177 fight with T.J. Dillashaw tomorrow night for "health and safety" reasons. (via @bokamotoESPN) — SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) August...
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Bills Selling Hat With Their Logo on Front, Patriots Name on Back (Photo)

The one place that should be the most sacred place to buy your favorite team’s gear should be the team store, right? Apparently this isn’t the case if you’re a Buffalo Bills fan. A fan sent in a photo of a hat he purchased at the team store Thursday night. The front of the Hat dons the Bills logo, but once you turn the hat around, you’ll find the Patriots name. Of all the...
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James Harden Expects The 20-Year Old Kobe This Year (Video)

Kobe Bryant is regarded by many to be the second greatest shooting guard of all-time, right behind Michael Jordan. The Laker legend is on the downside of his career, but that didn’t stop Harden from making a very bold prediction. It seems like Harden has more confidence in Kobe turning the clock back than Kobe himself. Yesterday, Kobe said he’s been studying Paul Pierce’s...
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E. Illinois LB Ejected for Punching Minnesota Player in The Nuts (Video)

The 2014 college football season is in full effect and we have already witnessed our first ejection. The fact that there was an ejection isn’t a surprise but the reasoning behind the ejection is the entertaining part. I know what you were originally thinking: The player was ejected for excessive celebrating, leading with the crown of his helmet, etc. But no, it was for a cheap...
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Andrew Wiggins Stars in New Energy Drink Commercial (Video)

Life is finally slowing down for Andrew Wiggins a little bit. There’s always going to be a tight microscope around you when you’re the top pick of the NBA Draft, but at least the former Jayhawk knows where he’ll be playing at now. If you know anything about Wiggins, you’ll know that he keeps his family very close to him. So it comes as no surprise to see Wiggins sign an endorsement...
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A Look At What Its Like Cutting Weight For a UFC Fight – Final Weigh In

Today was the culmination of a 6 week process and in-depth series of articles. Six weeks ago I decided to put myself through a MMA weight cut process so that I could better understand what UFC athletes go through prior to their fights. I interviewed many of the fighters that will compete in tomorrow’s UFC 177 and all of them had to cut some increment of weight in preparation for...
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NFL’s New Domestic Violence Policy Will Not be Retroactively Applied

The NFL’s new disciplinary policy regarding Domestic Violence will not be retroactively applied, ESPN’s Ed Werder Reports. Earlier this week NFL Commissioner Roger Goddell, admitted that he might have dropped the ball on the Ray Rice suspension of only 2 games and to reconcile that, he levied a stiff mandate of 6 games suspension for first time offenders and a life-time ban for...
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Why Aldon Smith Can Be at Team Facility but Josh Gordon Can’t

There’s at least one silver lining to Aldon Smith’s 9-game suspension, as FOX Sports 1 NFL Insider Mike Garafolo is reporting that Smith will be allowed at the 49ers’ facility during his suspension, something the team was desperately hoping would happen. On Aldon Smith, source said the NFLPA negotiated on his behalf. Will be permitted to be at the Niners' facility during...
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Ex-TCU DE Devonte Fields Transfers to Junior College

Former All Big 12 and TCU defensive end Devonte Fields has transferred to Trinity Valley Community College in Athens, Tx for the 2014 season. After being tabbed the Big 12′s preseason Defensive Player of the Year, Fields had another run in with the law that brought about his dismissal from the program. Former Tcu def lineman and big 12 preseason def player of yr devonte fields...
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Jim Isray Reaches Plea Deal For OWI

Colts owner Jim Isray has reached a plea deal for his OWI he got in March. Irsay reaches plea deal in OWI case, Hamilton Cty prosecutor announces. #colts — Mark Alesia (@markalesia) August 29, 2014 The details of Isray’s deal haven’t been announced but I’m sure he’ll have to pay a hefty fine and do community service. In other words a slap on the wrist. With the legal case...
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WWE Batista Says He’s OK With Being Hated

Dave Bautista appeared on Chris Jericho’s podcast, Talk is Jericho, to speak about his latest run with the WWE, Daniel Bryan, and his blockbuster hit Guardians of the Galaxy. Here’s a small sample. Via Talk is Jericho, I was like, ‘First night back and you can’t give me five minutes in the ring by myself in front of the fans? I told them from the very beginning [making me...
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James Harden’s Defense is Also Terrible in NBA 2K15 (Video)

Not sure if 2K Games did this on purpose or not, but it is hilarious. In a trailer for the game, James Harden can be seen guarding Ricky Rubio. During the sequence, Rubio goes for a crossover and Harden… watches him go by and straight into the lane. Talk about art imitating life, 2K basically nailed it. Check out the clip below from Vine user Steve Noah.
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Iowa Wants Fans to Set Their VCR’s for Saturday’s Game (Photo)

Sometimes, you’ve got to try a little bit harder when you want to avoid stereotypes. Unfortunately for the Iowa Hawkeyes, they basically fell right into the stereotypes generally associated with the state. The program sent out a reminder for fans to tune into their season-opener this Saturday against Northern Iowa and well, wanted fans to make sure they had their VCR’s ready...
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Aldon Smith Suspended 9 Games

San Francisco 49ers DE Aldon Smith has been suspended for 9 games this year for violation of league substance abuse policy. 49ers Aldon Smith suspended 9 games. Full NFL statement here: pic.twitter.com/cvZfABog45 — Randall Liu (@RLiuNFL) August 29, 2014 Aldon Smith has appeal rights, which presumably could delay the suspension.
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LAPD Investigating If Josh Shaw Jumped Out of Window After Fight With GF

Details are still a little murky, but are clearing up a bit. The LAPD have given a few more details of what happened the night Josh Shaw went Jackie Chan out of a 3rd floor window. Here is a timeline via LA Times. Police respond to a 911 call after a woman is reported screaming in an apartment complex. Both Shaw and his girlfriend stay in the same complex. The apartment the police...
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Calipari: Anthony Davis Will Be NBA’s Best Player In 5-Years

Kentucky Wildcats head basketball coach John Calipari believes Anthony Davis is just scratching the surface of how good he can be. Coach Cal told USA Today‘s Sam Amick that Davis will be the leagues best player within the next five-years.   “Right now, you look at (Davis) and say, ‘Man, in five years, he could be the best player in the NBA,’ ” Calipari said. “And this...
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Drunk Man Gets Stuck in ATM Booth

This happens to me all the time. A drunk who tried to squeeze under the glass wall of an ATM booth instead of using the door had to be rescued by baffled firemen. Passers-by in Zhejiang, an eastern coastal province in China, dialled 999 when they found the man stuck fast and unconscious after a night on the town. It turns out he had tried to withdraw some money but entered the wrong...
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