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Pittsburgh Steelers Add Two Unsigned Rookies, Release Two Others

The Pittsburgh Steelers shook up their roster today.  According to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Pittsburgh added two unsigned rookies to the team, while releasing two others.  The players added: Stanford linebacker Kevin Anderson  Michigan State tight end Paul Lang The players released: Miami linebacker Tyriq McCord Georgia tight end Jay Rome Steelers swap out undrafted...
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Leonard Fournette Is Absolutely Ripped In Latest Instagram Photo

It was reported earlier this offseason that LSU head coach Les Miles wanted Leonard Fournette to lose a few pounds ahead of the 2016 season. Fournette, who clearly got the message, later tweeted directly at Miles, telling him that he’d lost weight. Well, we think he looks just fine. Fournette posted a photo of himself with fellow running back Derrius Guice – the two of them just...
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ESPN Releases Its Updated Early-Summer College Football Top 25

ESPN has updating its preseason top 25 for the 2016 college football season as incoming freshmen are getting settled in on campuses around the country.  Alabama still holds position at the top of the rankings, but there are several changes resulting from Baylor’s firing of head coach Art Briles.  Some of the changes are as follows: Baylor has dropped out of the top 25 completely...
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Cincinnati Bengals QB Andy Dalton Drove Away From A Gas Station With The Pump Still Attached To His Car

If you had to predict which NFL quarterback would almost have a major accident at a gas station, where would Cincinnati Bengals QB Andy Dalton rank on your list?  Probably pretty highly.  There’s just something about the red-headed quarterback that makes you feel like disaster is right around the corner (his playoff success probably has something to do with that).  Sorry, Andy...
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Former Penn State Star LaVar Arrington Writes Passionate Letter Defending His School, Joe Paterno

There’s no doubt that the Jerry Sandusky scandal at Penn State has permanently changed the reputation of the school – or at the very least, its football program. Monday, former star linebacker LaVar Arrington took to Facebook with a passionate note about how he feels about the situation. In the open letter, Arrington expresses frustration regarding how he has to constantly defend...
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Tony Romo Has Tinkered An Aspect Of His Throwing Motion And It Has Him Excited For 2016

No NFL injury was more catastrophic to a team’s success in 2015 than Tony Romo’s broken collarbone.  The Cowboys’ quarterback missed 12 games last season and was forced to watch from the sideline as his team went from a 12-4 division champion in 2014 to a 4-12 team picking in the top-five of the draft. The 36-year-old Pro Bowler is healthy, now, though, and he’s been looking...
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Reaction To Ohio State’s New Uniforms Has Been Mixed, At Best

On Monday, Ohio State confirmed the news that leaked this past weekend – the Buckeyes will be wearing a 1916 throwback uniform for one game this upcoming season. The uniforms, which are very old-school, aren’t exactly going over well, however. Most fans appreciate when teams wear throwback uniforms – mainly because of nostalgia. But perhaps these throwbacks throw it a little...
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How Dallas Cowboys Defensive Back Byron Jones Is Adjusting To New Full-Time Position

Byron Jones was a jack of all trades for the Dallas Cowboys’ secondary in 2015, playing every position.  The cornerback has made a position change this offseason, though, and it settling in to the full-time role of the team’s starting free safety.  How’s it going?  Pretty well.  “(Playing corner and safety is) like learning to throw left-handed and right-handed,” Defensive...
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Photo: New England Patriots Fan Flips Off Roger Goodell During Photo Op

The relationship between the fans of the New England Patriots and the commissioner of the NFL, Roger Goodell, is poor, at best.  Of course, this stems from Deflategate and how Goodell has acted against the team’s star quarterback, Tom Brady, who is currently suspended for the first four games of the 2016 season.  So, it shouldn’t come as much of a surprise when we tell you...
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Ha Ha Clinton-Dix Has A Message For Alabama’s Newest Commitment Elliot Baker

Alabama landed a huge commitment from JUCO transfer Elliot Baker – a four-star offensive tackle from San Francisco, California – early Tuesday morning. It looks like he’s already got some support from a former Crimson Tide star. Former Alabama defensive back Ha Ha Clinton-Dix took to Twitter to both congratulate Baker and send him a message. He says that Alabama head coach...
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Dallas Cowboys Rookie LB Jaylon Smith Is Already Dreaming Of Making His First NFL Tackle

Jaylon Smith had his dreams come true when the Dallas Cowboys drafted him in the second round of the 2016 NFL Draft. The former Notre Dame linebacker suffered a significant knee injury in the final game of his college career and his draft stock plummeted. When he got the phone call from the Cowboys, he was overcome with emotion.  He has a new dream now, though.  That dream?  Making...
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Kimbo Slice dies of heart failure

Fighting legend Kimbo Slice has passed away due to heart failure, according to his team, American Top Team. He was 42.  According to multiple reports, Slice was rushed to the hospital in Florida earlier today and was in what was described as a “dire” situation late this evening. Slice, whose real name is Kevin Ferguson, was reportedly taken to Northwest Medical Center near...
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Kansas Guard Tyler Self Is Giving His No. 11 Jersey To 5-Star Freshman Josh Jackson

Kansas guard Tyler Self will not be wearing No. 11 for the Jayhawks in 2016-17.  Tyler Self, the son of KU coach Bill Self, is switching to No. 20.  The 6-foot-2, 165-pound guard is giving the No. 11 jersey to incoming five-star freshman shooting guard Josh Jackson.  Many KU greats wore #11, but none more valiantly than Tyler Self // TSelf will switch to #20 this season and...
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Here’s When Ohio State Football Will Begin Fall Camp

Ohio State’s football program is two months away from training camp.  Urban and OSU are set to start fall camp on Aug. 7. The Buckeyes announced today that they will begin “Fall Camp” on Sunday, Aug. 7.  Most of Urban Meyer’s team – including the 2016 freshman class – is already on campus and they’ll remain there for the summer, taking classes and working out....
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Ezekiel Elliott Approves Of Ohio State’s Throwback Uniforms

Ohio State will be rocking some throwback uniforms for at least one game this fall.  The Buckeyes, a probable preseason top 10 team, will be wearing uniforms that pay tribute to OSU’s 1916 team, the school’s first conference title squad.  Here they are.  Can confirm that this jersey (via @Bucknuts247) is Ohio State’s 2016 alternate uniform: pic.twitter.com/9icg7kKCpb ...
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4-Star DT Fred Hansard Drops Top 9 Schools Via Twitter

Four-star defensive tackle Fred Hansard, a product of Princeton, New Jersey, has officially released his top nine schools. Hansard, a 6-foot-3, 325-pound player for the class of 2017, has in-state Rutgers on his list. Hansard has a mix of schools from different conferences. His top nine, in no order, are Florida, Tennessee, Oklahoma, Penn State, Michigan State, Pitt, Rutgers, Alabama...
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5-Star Athlete Darnay Holmes Says Michigan Is The Only School He Knows Will Make His Top 3

Darnay Holmes, a five-star athlete in the 2017 class out of California, will soon be releasing a list of his top three schools.  One spot in that top three has already been secured.  The 5-foot-10, 190-pound prospect out of Calabasas, Calif. told SB Nation’s Michigan blog, Maize n Brew, that the Wolverines are the only program he knows will be in his top three.  2017 5* CB...
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Photo: Former Notre Dame WR Chris Brown Has Incredible Fighting Irish-Themed Custom Suit Made

Former Notre Dame wide receiver Chris Brown has spent some of his NFL money on a Fighting Irish-themed suit.  Brown, who signed an undrafted free agent deal with the Dallas Cowboys, tweeted out a picture of his customized suit jacket this evening.  Check it out: S/o @ESQclothing making my first fitted suit one of the best out there, ! ND always sticks together pic.twitter.com...
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Video: Even Braxton Miller Respects This Spin Move A College Baseball Coach Pulled While Arguing With An Umpire

If Braxton Miller is the King of the Spin Move, perhaps N.C. State baseball coach Elliott Avent can be the Archduke of the Juke.  Avent, 60, was ejected from the Wolfpack’s NCAA Tournament game against Coastal Carolina this afternoon.  Before he left the field, he pulled off an incredible spin move.  NC State coach Elliott Avent put on some great moves to continue arguing with...
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Photo: Michigan DB Jourdan Lewis Trolls Alabama With Picture Of Harbaugh As Iverson, Saban As Tyronn Lue

Michigan senior cornerback Jourdan Lewis is one of the best Twitter follows in college football.  The outspoken defensive back proved this evening why that is.  The All-American corner used a photoshopped picture of his coach to troll the Crimson Tide. The photoshopped picture features Jim Harbaugh as Allen Iverson and Nick Saban as Tyronn Lue.  Here’s the photo, which appears...
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Kentucky Basketball’s Locker Room Is Set To Welcome 6 New Wildcats

As it does pretty much every season, Kentucky basketball is reloading with talent in a big way. The Wildcats add five five-star players, and one very notable walk-ons, this season, and their lockers are already all set in the Joe Craft locker room. The customized stools are especially cool. Joe Craft locker room is ready for our new guys. They're all arriving this week...
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Auburn Is Extending Gus Malzahn’s Contract Through 2020

Malzahn/YouTube Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn has signed a contract extension that will keep him on-campus through the 2020 season, the school has announced. The new deal, which tacks on one year to his previous contract, states that Malzahn will make $4.725 million per year – the same number he was previously pulling in. AL.com has a breakdown of Malzahn’s payments – will...
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Alabama 4-Star DT Signee Kendell Jones Has Reportedly Failed To Qualify

One of Alabama’s top recruits in the 2016 class has failed to qualify.  Kendell Jones, a four-star defensive tackle out of Killeen, Texas, will not enroll at the university after failing to academically qualify, according to a report by SEC Country.  Jones’ father told SEC Country that his son has started classes at a junior college, though he did not reveal which junior college...
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5-Star WR Trevon Grimes Drops A Star-Studded Top 6 Schools List

Wide receiver Trevon Grimes out of Fort Lauderdale is one of the elite players in the class of 2017, ranked five stars and No. 4 at his position at 247Sports. He just announced his top six schools via Twitter, and it is an incredibly impressive list. Florida’s three power programs are included, as well as Alabama, Georgia, and Ohio State. It doesn’t get too much better than that...
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2017 4-Star Safety C.J. Avery Releases Top 10 List On Twitter

C.J. Avery, a four-star safety in the 2017 class, has released a top 10 list on Twitter.  The 6-foot-1, 196-pound prospect out of Grenada, Miss. is ranked the No. 19 safety and No. 205 player overall by 247Sports’ Composite Rankings.  Here’s his top 10.  My TOP 10#Blessings pic.twitter.com/HHCU8SJcL1 — Cj Avery(@Averyy_Sports) June 6, 2016 Most recruiting analysts believe...
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