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2015 Pro Football of Fame Nominees Unveiled

The nominees for the 2015 Pro Football Hall of Fame have been officially released. Quarterback Kurt Warner and LB Junior Seau are among 15 first-year candidates nominated. Also nominated for the class of 2015 in their first year of eligibility are receivers Isaac Bruce and Torry Holt, tackle Orlando Pace and place-kicker Jason Elam. There are a total of 113 nominees; 99 players...
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

10-Story Banner of LeBron Set to Be Erected in Cleveland

The King is back, so all that stuff about burning jerseys and what not has been forgiving. Sherwin-Williams has asked the City of Cleveland permission to put a 10-Story High Banner of LeBron across from the Quicken Loans arena. I am pretty sure it is going to get approved. The city’s planning commission released an image of the banner, which has a likeness of James, his arms outstretched...
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Cory Booker Wants All Pro Leagues Stripped of Tax Exempt Status

The Government has been threatening the NFL and pro leagues with yanking their tax exempt status for years and it never happens. Cory Booker is just the latest to try. Booker’s bill, which was introduced on Tuesday, seeks to fund domestic violence prevention programs to the tune of $100 million by closing the tax loophole for professional sports leagues. “This legislation will...
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

FSU Has Addressed Jameis Screaming “F*CK HER RIGHT IN THE P*SSY”

Jameis self awareness off the field isn’t very good. Depending on what you believe he is either a really immature guy or he is rapist. That is pretty extreme scale to be dealing with and something that Jameis could curtail if he stop doing stupid things like stealing crab legs and screaming lewd things on campus tables. He’s FSU’s golden boy so they are never going to punish...
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Cops Arrest Man Who Stole Paul George’s Jordans

PG’s house was robbed back in April. His All-Star Ring, some more jewelry and some Jordans were stolen. Cops tracked down Michael Lewis via evidence found at the scene of the crime (may be left fingerprints, but they didn’t say). Unfortunately, for PG none of the items including the Jordans have been recovered (probably sold). H/T TMZ
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Texas A&M Punter Campaigns for Heisman (Video)

Texas A&M punter Drew Kaser is legitimately a good punter, and so he’s decided that he should be a Heisman candidate because of his skills. Kaser even took to the streets of College Station to campaign for his bid for an invitation to NYC, but it might be a lost cause. Kaser is after all a punter, and the Aggies already have everyone vouching for QB Kenny Hill to bring home...
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Delaware Bettor Loses $100k Payday on $5 Bet

A Delaware sports bettor nearly hit a $100k payday from a $5 bet Monday night, and all he needed was the Colts to win by more than a Field Goal. The bettor put a $5 wager on a 15 team parlay, and had all 14 hit up until the Colts blew a 17-6 halftime lead against the Eagles. “Honestly, we were rooting for the guy, starting with Sunday night’s game,” Delaware Lottery director...
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Sterling, Hernandez Top GQ’s ’25 Worst People In Sports’

Every year list are made to highlight the best and most deserving in the world of sports. GQ Magazine went in a totally different direction, and decided to highlight the worst, with a piece pointing out “The 25 Biggest Sleazebags in the Sports world today.” Not surprisingly, former Clippers owner Donald Sterling and former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez lead the list of so...
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Lolo Jones Feels Unloved & Wants You to Stop Teasing Her, But….

Lolo Jones was predictably terrible on Dancing With the Stars and once you combine that with her being very unlikable she was voted off the show. Lolo being the drama queen she is says she feels unloved and is tired of people teasing her. “I joined the other competitors upstairs and I couldn’t force a smile on my face. I felt like vomiting and in between the other dances I went...
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles Clinch Playoff Berth; Adam Jones Pie-Faces Fan (Video)

The Baltimore Orioles clinched their first American League East title since the 1997 season last night after routing the Toronto Blue Jays at home 8-2, and Orioles outfielder Adam Jones was extra excited to say the least. Watch as he shares his jubilation with a front-row fan: Your browser does not support iframes. [h/t MLB.com]
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

The Final Four: College Football Playoff Predictions Week 3

It’s that time of the week when talk college football playoffs. There is a new face in the final four this week so lets get to it. Whose In?  Florida State The defending champs had a bye this past week, no movement for them this week. Oregon The high flying Ducks of Oregon picked up right where they left off last week with a convincing win over Wyoming. The Ducks are averaging...
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Blake Griffin Performed A Set At Comedy Club (Video)

L.A. Clippers star Blake Griffin seems to working on his craft for after basketball. After releasing videos of himself reciting poetry, Griffin stepped up to the big time and hit up the Laugh Factory in Los Angeles for open mic night on Tuesday, where he recited some of those poems for a small live audience. FOX Sports’ Jill Painter Lopez provided a few clips of Griffin in action...
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

HS Fball Team Claims Opposing Team Taunted Them with Bananas (Video)

New Jersey’s North Plainfield High School football team is alleging that they have been victims of racial taunting by an opposing school. North Plainfield was set to play Summit High School on Saturday, but when they arrived at Summit’s away team locker room, they found a disturbing greeting. “Right away, there was a banana in the door,” North Plainfield player J. T. Valley...
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

LeBron Thinks Kyrie Irving Can be Best PG in NBA

The ‘LeBron coming home’ story has been one of the best an NBA offseason has seen in some time, but make no mistake…LeBron wouldn’t be rejoining his hometown Cavaliers if he didn’t believe they could legitimately contend for top of the eastern conference. The addition of Kevin Love was absolutely important to the goals of the Cavs organization, however; the NBA is a point...
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Roger Goodell Won’t Handle Ray Rice’s Appeal

Goodell and frankly Rice are both radioactive right now, so the smart move is to let someone else handle the appeal process. According to PFT, Goodell was never going to handle the appeal, but one thing to keep in mind is he will be the one deciding who does. That makes you wonder if the person will be someone who is in bed with the NFL or someone who will be impartial.
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson Has Been Exiled From NFL For Now

In the end, the outrage and pressure from sponsors, fans and the media was too much for the Minnesota Vikings to deal with. Numerous reports say the Vikings have placed star running back Adrian Peterson on the Commissioners exempt list, and Peterson will remain away from all team activities until the resolution of his legal proceedings. Vikings have placed Adrian Peterson on Commissioner...
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Lebron’s Hairline Magically Reappears At NIKE Launch Event (Photo)

Has the impossible happened? Has Lebron really fixed his hairline? Photo evidence would prove that to be the case LeBron fixed his hairline pic.twitter.com/gqntfeHyLb — Josh Dhani (@JoshDhani) September 17, 2014 here’s a close up Hairline skronggggg pic.twitter.com/8VdmYYqCYi — KG (@miss_kaygee24) September 17, 2014 Lebron’s hairline stronger than ever, may soon crossover...
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Ray Rice Won’t Be Reinstated During Appeal Process

Ray Rice knows he was wrong for knocking out his wife in that elevator. Most rational people understand that domestic violence on all levels is wrong. No one is trying to justify that behavior, but in a league where people like Brandon Marshall are prospering, Ray Rice has a legitimate reason to feel he is being over punished by the NFL. He has filed an appeal in essence citing...
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September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Nationals Win 2nd NL East Title in 3 Years (Video)

For the second time in three years the Washington Nationals have won the National League East Division. They clinched the Division Title with a 3-0 win against the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday. It was icing on the cake that the Nationals were able to do it vs the Braves who were the team that won the division last season. The Nats did some celebrating in the locker room after the game...
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September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Tim Duncan To Appear In ‘The Punisher’ Comic (Photo)

Tim Duncan has a not-so-secret obession with comic book character The Punisher–he even rocked a Punisher knee brace before and dressed up as him for Halloween. Now it would appear that Duncan’s life long dream has come true as Marvel has decided to create a special story arc featuring himself with The Punisher. The news was confirmed by The BlackShop Speed Shop’s Facebook page
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September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Early Raw Rating Is Bad News for WWE

WWE got some rough news for Raw this week as the early ratings don’t look good. Raw scored its lowest viewership since May with 3.83 million viewers tuning in and only a 1.33 in the coveted 18-49 demo. Hmmm, what would be on on Mondays that might siphon off that 18-49 . Yes, Monday Night Football which scored a 9.2 rating in the 18-49 demo alone dominated. It doesn’t help...
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September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

CFL Player Crashes Head-First Into Goalpost (Video)

This is far from the normal humorous bloopers that we’re used to seeing from the Canadian Football League. One of the major differences between CFL and the NFL is the placement of the goalposts, which are in front of the goalpost, as opposed to the back. This has caused numerous collissions and was the case for Regina University receiver Mitch Thompson, had a nasty run-in with...
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September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Charles Barkley’s First Pitch At Cubs Game Was Turrible (Video)

Charles Barkley has some serious explaining to do for this horrendous first pitch he threw out at the Cubs game on Tuesday. Just turrible, Chuckster. Not as bad as his golf swing, but still quite bad. [SB Nation]
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September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Bryan Cranston Does Brilliant MLB Postseason Commercial (Video)

Heisenberg  Bryan Cranston is hyped for the MLB postseason to begin–as we all should be. To celebrate the unofficial start of the fall, Cranston did a satircal one-man act capturing all of the highs and some lows from the MLB season which has passed. Another Emmy on the way? [GeeksandCleats]  
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September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Elisabeth Hasselbeck Compares Ray Rice Scandal to Benghazi

Everybody is taking the opportunity to speak on the Ray Rice scandal and any potential cover up the NFL may have been involved in including Fox & Friends’ Elisabeth Hasselbeck. The former View host decided to compare the NFL’s alleged concealment and evidence tampering of the video of Ray Rice punching his wife to the government’s alleged cover up of Benghazi. Imagine...
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September 16, 2014  |  Discuss
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