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Buzz Williams gives odd response when asked why he doesn't sleep much

You won't find many coaches around college basketball as energetic, passionate, and quite frankly odd, than Marquette's Buzz Williams. Williams recently took the time to conduct an interview with Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports to shed some insight on a variety of topics pertaining to the upcoming season. Here is one of the more notable exchanges from the transcript...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

West Virginia student arrested for flipping car after huge upset win

Sometimes, burning a couch just doesn't cut it. In September, the West Virginia Mountaineers scored a huge upset victory over Oklahoma State, 30-21, and as you might imagine, things got a little rowdy in Morgantown during the celebration. For example, one WVU student decided to flip a car to display his joy for the gridiron triumph, but it didn't come without consequence...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Shannon Sharpe hits the lottery

Just won 1200 on cash 4. Yes I play the lottery. Hehe winning. pic.twitter.com/JlmInlBG4r — shannon sharpe (@ShannonSharpe) October 24, 2013 Hall of Fame tight end Shannon Sharpe hit it big on Thursday. This is because Sharpe won $1,200 via the lottery. Now, the occurrence raises a few questions, mainly why a guy who made millions playing in the National Football League...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Derrick Rose makes Reggie Jackson look silly on crossover

Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose is back and apparently better than ever. After missing the entire 2012-13 season with an ACL injury, Rose has been quite impressive so far in the preseason, and the latest evidence comes from Wednesday's game at Oklahoma City. Seen here is the lightning-quick Rose making third-year Thunder player Reggie Jackson look silly during a crossover...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Brett Favre turns down offer from St. Louis Rams to return to NFL

Brett Favre isn't walking through that door. According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, the St. Louis Rams placed a call to the 44-year-old retired quarterback, in hopes that he would consider making another comeback, but the future Hall of Famer shot them down. The Rams are in desperate need of a signal caller after starter Sam Bradford sustained a season-ending ACL injury...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Red Sox fan videobombs John Kruk while pouring soda on himself

Boston Red Sox fans were very happy after Wednesday's 8-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 1 of the World Series. If you don't believe me, take this young fellow for example, who proceeded to videobomb John Kruk and the rest of the Baseball Tonight crew, by stripping off his Dr. Pepper shirt, and pouring Coca-Cola all over himself. It's quite...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

High school coach cleared in bullying charge

Tim Buchanan, the coach of the No. 1 ranked high school football team in the state of Texas, whose Aledo squad destroyed an opposing team 91-0 last Friday, has been cleared of bullying charges. The charges were filed by the parent of an opposing player following the lopsided loss. Here is a look at the complaint obtained by the Associated Press: “Picking up my son from the fieldhouse...
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October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Ohio high school football player booted from team and suspended over this poem

Rittman High School (Ohio) junior Nick Andre was kicked off the football team and suspended from school for four days after reading his poem aloud in English class. The assignment was to write something that made the student angry. So, for the sake of the assignment, Andrew read his poem entitled "Stupid," which vented his frustrations about Rittman's 1-7 football...
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October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Toni Kukoc used to eat massive meals before games

Every player in the NBA has their own pregame ritual. But the pregame ritual that former Chicago Bulls great Toni Kukoc employed will blow your mind, and possibly your stomach. From NBA TV's Steve Kerr: But I'll tell you a quick story about Toni Kukoc, when he came over to the NBA. First game of the season, I asked him if he wanted to go grab a bite to eat. It&...
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October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Gilbert Arenas doesn't disagree that his contract is worst in league history

In 2008, the Washington Wizards pulled the trigger on arguably the worst contract in NBA history, agreeing to a six-year extension with star guard Gilbert Arenas worth $111 million. In fact, Yahoo! Sports ranked the deal No. 1 in its list of the "NBA's Worst Contracts of the 21st Century" on Tuesday. And as fate would have it, TMZ managed to catch up with Arenas...
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October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: David Wilson wanders around New York in rabbit mask

If you happened to be walking around New York City on Sunday, and noticed a human-like rabbit wandering about, don't be alarmed. Apparently, the masked figure was just Giants running back David Wilson, who according to this video posted on Instagram, was simply looking for some Starbucks. God bless all the poor kids he probably scared the hell out of in the process. ...
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October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Tajh Boyd shoots down huge gambling debt rumor

It was a rough weekend for Clemson Tigers quarterback Tajh Boyd. Not only did his team get waxed at home by a conference rival, but a report surfaced citing sources that claim Boyd had gotten himself into an $80,000 gambling debt, primarily from betting on NFL games. On Tuesday, Boyd shot down the rumors, saying his cable provider only allowed him access to two games each Sunday...
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October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Jackson St. plans to sue Grambling over canceled football game

The show of unity by Grambling State football players has garnered widespread media attention across the nation. However, their protest could also wind up costing the university huge bucks. On Saturday, Grambling State players refused to travel to Jackson State to participate in their regularly scheduled game, and subsequently forfeited. Now, Jackson State leaders plan to take legal...
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October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Photo: Cat reads Los Angeles Times while doing business in litter box

Words don't really do this picture justice, but for the sake of clarity, what you behold here is indeed an inquisitive cat reading a newspaper, the Los Angeles Times to be exact, while taking care of its usual business in a litter box. From the looks of it, the cat is just simply reading up on San Diego Chargers news.  For the record, the Chargers go for their...
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October 22, 2013  |  Discuss

San Diego Padres minor league affiliate to be nicknamed Chihuahuas

The San Diego Padres have a new Triple-A affiliate based in El Paso and they have finally chosen a nickname to go by. Ladies and gentleman, may I present to you the El Paso Chihuahuas. Apparently, Chihuahuas beat out a whole list of other worthy candidates, including Aardvarks, Buckaroos, Desert Gators, and Sun Dogs, among others. I could be wrong, but Chihuahuas doesn'...
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October 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Photo: Curious pigeon blocks Oregon Ducks practice camera

This was the scene through the lens of one of the Oregon Ducks practice cameras on Tuesday. As you can see, this little guy had a bird's eye view of the action, and was perhaps spying on the practice to figure out how to stop Oregon's high octane offense. The Ducks will welcome the No. 12 UCLA Bruins to Eugene on Saturday. Via The Big Lead
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October 22, 2013  |  Discuss

StubHub cancels $6 World Series ticket purchase after calling sale 'fradulent'

Hey, remember that guy we told you about who managed to snag a ticket to the World Series opener for just $3 ($6 with fees)? Well, as fate would have it, StubHub has decided to cancel his purchase, citing the sale as "fradulent." Here is a description from Erik about what happened: Apparently the seller contacted stub hub because I got an email saying they were canceling...
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October 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Joe Theismann says 'Redskins' name is tribute to native americans

While some have adamantly expressed their discontent with the Washington Redskins nickname, citing it's a derogatory name and offensive to Native Americans, former Redskins quarterback Joe Theismann doesn't believe those things at all. Instead, Theismann believes the Redskins name is a tribute to Native Americans, and said he was very proud to wear the Redskins uniform...
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October 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Martellus Bennet: I want to punch Brandon Meriweather in the face

Chicago Bears tight end Martellus Bennett is still fuming over the illegal hits Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather unleashed against the Bears on Sunday. In fact, Bennett would like to prove it in a physical manner if he could. “Oh, I still want to punch him in the face,” Bennett said on the Boers and Bernstein Show on 670 the Score in Chicago. "What...
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October 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Red Sox fan who caught Shane Victorino's grand slam is sleeping with ball

The fan who caught Shane Victorino's epic grand slam in Game 6 of the ALCS is not letting the ball out of his sight. According to WCVB, Nick Wood has been sleeping with the historic ball, and has no plans to give it up anytime soon, either. "I woke up this morning and I had my hand under the pillow, and I'm holding onto the ball," Wood said. Wood did admit...
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October 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Fans buys ticket to first game of the World Series on StubHub for nearly nothing

On Wednesday, a man by the name of Erik will be attending Game 1 of the World Series between the Red Sox and Cardinals at Fenway Park. And he bought his ticket for just $6 after a seller inexplicably listed it for next to nothing on StubHub. According to Deadspin, the seller presumably screwed up the decimal placement on the listing price, because the cheapest ticket in that...
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October 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Greg LeMond: Lance Armstrong 'top 30 at best' without using dope

Former cyclist Greg LeMond went on the air for an interview with CNN's Anderson Cooper Monday night and proceeded to say some damning things about former rival Lance Armstrong. Of course, damning evidence and testimony is nothing new for the maligned Armstrong, whose reputation has taken an unrecoverable hit since admitting to doping in January.  Nonetheless, LeMond'...
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October 21, 2013  |  16 Comments

Nate Robinson: I could be one of the best corners the NFL has ever seen

Despite standing a diminutive 5-foot-9, there isn't a lot Denver Nuggets guard Nate Robinson fears in life. In fact, Robinson is probably one of the most fearless players in the NBA, if not all sports, and arguably one of the most confident, too. During a recent interview with Believe the Hype, Robinson said he believed he could be one of the best cornerbacks in NFL history...
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October 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Donte Stallworth takes to Twitter to rip George Bush and state of America

Former NFL wide receiver Donte Stallworth has found himself with a little more free time these days after failing to gain employment this season. So, on Monday, Stallworth took to the social media giant known as Twitter to launch an extensive rant on the troubling state of America, as well as some political tweets ripping Dick Cheney, Donald Rumsfield, Ronald Reagan and George...
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October 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Michael Vick named most disliked player in the NFL

Michael Vick can't catch a break these days. Aside from the nagging hamstring injury that has relegated the Philadelphia Eagles quarterback to the sidelines, Vick has has just been named the "most disliked player" in the NFL, according to a recent poll by Forbes. Of the 1,100 respondents, 53 percent expressed dislike for Vick, and one can only assume that his...
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October 21, 2013  |  Discuss
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