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Panthers safety Mike Mitchell to Drew Brees: 'Stop being soft'

Carolina Panthers safety Mike Mitchell thinks Drew Brees needs to "stop being soft."Appearing on the "FnA" podcast from Fox Sports L.A., Mitchell directed his comments made on Thursday in reference to the recent hit 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks delivered to Brees that drew a fine.Here is what he had to say on the matter and about Brees.“The thing that I hated...
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November 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Nick Saban: Florida State 'arguably best team in country right now'

Although Alabama has been perched on top of the college football world for quite some time, head coach Nick Saban suggested on Wednesday that there may be another team who is more deserving of the No. 1 ranking than his Crimson Tide are, namely undefeated Florida State, coached by former assistant Jimbo Fisher."I think Jimbo has done a fantastic job," Saban said during...
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November 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Samuel L. Jackson shows support for Falcons with insane glasses

Samuel L. Jackson is in attendance for Thursday's Falcons game as the home squad welcomes the New Orleans Saints to the Georgia Dome.Apparently, the famed actor is also sporting some pretty insane-looking pair of spectacles.Marvelous. Simply marvelous.Via USA TODAY
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November 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Wade Phillips responds to criticism from Ed Reed

On Wednesday, Ed Reed blasted his former defensive coordinator, Wade Phillips, along with the Texans, as Reed was clearly bitter at the way things panned out in Houston.Now, Reed finds himself playing for the New York Jets, but that didn't stop him from bashing Phillips and his ex-club earlier this week, where among other things, he criticized the Texans coaching staff as well...
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November 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson speaks out on locker room culture

Adrian Peterson doesn't seem to know what the big deal is about regarding the Richie Incognito-Jonathan Martin fiasco in Miami.The All-Pro running back said he hears racial slurs such as the one allegedly used by Incognito all the time in the Vikings locker room and never takes offense.From FoxSports.com“You really got to understand the environment you’re in. You are in the...
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November 21, 2013  |  Discuss

David Murphy's daughter breaks news of signing at daycare

In a world full of overly aggressive beat writers, columnists, and Twitter, the news of David Murphy's two-year, $12 million signing with the Cleveland Indians can be attributed to his daughter.Richard Durrett of ESPN Dallas has the amusing story:You can thank Jamie Kelly (@JamieSportsTalk) for getting the scoop, thanks to Murphy’s daughter and her daycare.One of Kelly’s...
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November 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Jose Canseco pulled over by cops for carrying goats in vehicle

Seriously, the headline pretty much says it all.Former MLB slugger Jose Canseco was pulled over by a police officer on Wednesday after the cop noticed Canseco toting a pair of goats in the back of his vehicle.Apparently, Canseco and his girlfriend picked up the goats earlier in the day, and were simply transporting them back to their residence.Upon further review, it appears as...
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November 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Ian Kinsler and Prince Fielder discussed trade in 2010 commercial

In case you missed it, a blockbuster trade involving Prince Fielder and Ian Kinsler was executed on Wednesday, as the Rangers and Tigers essentially swapped their star players.Amazingly, the two players involved were once together in a 2010 commercial for ESPN Sunday Night Baseball, where they discussed the possibility of putting themselves in a trade.As you can see, things didn...
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November 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Five of the best beer commercials made in recent memory for sports

Beer and sports are practically synonymous with one another.You cannot attend a major sporting event and not find plenty of brew available to thirsty spectators. Likewise, you cannot walk into a bar to wet your whistle and not find games being played on the big screens.With that said, beer companies are very much aware of this fact, which is precisely why they spend loads of money...
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November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: James Harden being sued for punching Lakers fan in the face

James Harden may be facing a legal battle soon after a TMZ report claims that he allegedly punched a Lakers fan in the face.The incident occurred outside of a night club in Los Angeles earlier this month.More on the story from TMZ:According to the lawsuit, Harden was on his way out of Greystone Manor nightclub in West Hollywood November 3rd -- riding in the back seat of some SUV...
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November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Kevin Harvick zings Donovan McNabb in great tweet

Kevin Harvick has fired back at Donovan McNabb in what can only be referred to as one of the best Twitter burns of the week.Last week, McNabb drew the ire of NASCAR fans and drivers alike when he shared his belief that NASCAR drivers aren't true athletes. As you might imagine, he drew extreme backlash over the comment, and it probably won't be something the NASCAR community...
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November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Ed Reed hammers Wade Phillips and Texans

Ed Reed is still fuming over the way he was cut by the Houston Texans. And on Wednesday, during a conference call, Reed let the Texans and defensive coordinator Wade Phillips hear about it."That defense is not a good fit for a lot of people who are still down there. It wasn't just about me,'' Reed said. "And my comments were not just about me. Obviously, that...
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November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Bills fan who nearly fell to his death at stadium gets fired from job

It's been a rough week for Buffalo Bills fan Robert Hopkins.On Sunday, the 29-year-old nearly fell to his death after tumbling over a handrail in the upper deck of Ralph Wilson Stadium, but he luckily managed to survive the fall with nothing more than a shoulder injury.On Monday, Hopkins was banned for life from the stadium because of the incident. And on Tuesday, he was fired...
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November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Photo: New Era to sell 42 limited-edition hats in honor of Mariano Rivera

Mariano Rivera has thrown his last pitch in a Yankees uniform after a career that has cemented his legacy as the game's greatest closer.Now, in honor of Rivera, and in all honesty an effort to cash in on his greatness, New Era has produced 42 limited-edition commemorative hats to sell off exorbitant prices.Fittingly, the first hat in the collection was given to Rivera for free...
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November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Donte Whitner denied name change by judge

Remember when Donte Whitner got so irritated with the NFL for fining him over big hits that he decided he wanted to change his name to "Hitner?"Well, it appears that won't happen, at least not until after the season. According to court records, Whitner withdrew his application to change his name after he said the judge wouldn't allow it without Whitner being present...
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November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Alabama goes after bakery for trademark violation with cookies

The University of Alabama doesn't play around when it comes to its trademark.No, not even when a local bakery, who are huge supporters of the Crimson Tide, decides to create elephant-shaped cookies with a script "A" on them. Seriously? Yeah, seriously.From The Big Lead:Mary’s Cake and Pastries received a cease and desist letter, and a request for documentation of...
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November 19, 2013  |  2 Comments

Auburn car dealership offers customers free vehicle if Tigers pitch shutout versus Alabama in Iron Bowl

A Toyota dealership in Auburn, Ala. is offering customers a free vehicle if the Tigers pitch a shutout versus No. 1 Alabama in the Iron Bowl on Nov. 30.Yes, you heard that right. A FREE vehicle!Customers who buy a Toyota between Nov. 19 and Nov. 29 will be eligible to keep their vehicle for free if Auburn can somehow manage to blank the high-powered Crimson Tide.“It’s happened...
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November 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Ray Lewis offers to pay half of Ahmad Brooks' fine for hit on Drew Brees

Ray Lewis is offering to pay half of any potential fine levied on 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks for his hit on Drew Brees that drew a penalty flag on Sunday.Brooks was slapped with a 15-yard roughing the passer call and the extra yardage helped the Saints pull out a crucial NFC victory. After the game, Brooks called the penalty a joke.Apparently, Lewis thinks the penalty was a joke...
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November 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Top girls' basketball coach resigns after allegedly biting player

Doyle Wolverton, the nation's second-winningest girls basketball coach, has resigned from his position at Leake Academy (Madden, Miss.) after he allegedly bit one of his players during a game last week.“I have no comment on any of that,” Wolverton said Monday. “It’s all still being … I can’t say anything right now.”An incident report filed by the father of the player...
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November 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Tony Allen gets ejected after kicking Chris Paul in the face

On Monday, Tony Allen was ejected from the Grizzlies-Clippers game after he kicked Chris Paul in the face as Paul was driving toward the basket.Allen received a Flagrant 2 call on the play and was sent to the showers.The replay suggests that Allen pulled the shenanigan intentionally. I mean, how else does one's leg/foot make it so close to someone else's face?Via For the Win
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November 19, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL safety admits he often played hungover

NFL free agent Tom Zbikowski has played approximately 64 games in his NFL career and he admitted that he played at least a dozen of them with a "massive hangover." And that doesn't even count the games he played hungover in college while at Notre Dame.From the Chicago Tribune:“Get a little messed up, sneak a girl into your room, feel on top of the world," he...
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November 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Bengals player to booing fans: We don't need you

During the team's 41-20 victory on Sunday, some fans of the Cincinnati Bengals were not happy with the offense, and decided to voice their displeasure by showering the players with a barrage of boos.This didn't sit well with defensive end Michael Johnson.“If you’re not believing and being positive, leave,” Johnson told ESPN.com’s Coley Harvey. “We don’t need you...
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November 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Bills fan who nearly fell to his death has been banned from stadium

The Buffalo Bills fan who slid down a handrail, flipped backward, and fell from the upper to lower deck at Ralph Wilson Stadium on Sunday has been banned from attending any future home games.The fan who fell miraculously survived and suffered just a shoulder injury. Meanwhile, the fellow fan he fell on top of sustained a more serious neck injury as result of cushioning the blow....
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November 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Usain Bolt: Doping investigation into Jamaica costing me money

Usain Bolt is not happy about the fact that the World Anti-Doping Agency's investigation into Jamaica has allegedly cost him a lucrative sponsorship deal after the potential partner believes he could be ineligible to participate in the 2016 Summer Olympics.Bolt made the claim on Saturday after being named International Association of Athletics Federations male athlete of the...
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November 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Bored FSU players play hangman during blowout of Syracuse

The Florida State Seminoles destroyed the visiting Syracuse Orange Saturday afternoon in Tallahassee. When all was said and done, the No. 2 college football team in the land handed the ACC newbies a 59-3 loss.With the game well in hand, Seminoles players were noticeably bored, so much so that a group of them decided to pick up a whiteboard and play a game of Hangman. Seriously, this...
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November 17, 2013  |  Discuss
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