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Ohio State’s Kerry Coombs Pushes Players To Own The Day

The Ohio State football coaches are at it again with another powerful pump-up speech. Today, the Buckeyes tweeted out a video of assistant coach Kerry Coombs’ motivational take on coach Larry Johnson’s “edge” analogy. “What kind of man will you be today?” Coombs asks his players passionately. He urges them go beyond the edge to “come out a warrior and say, ‘I...
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August 19, 2016  |  Discuss

4-Star Cornerback AJ Terrell Announces Commitment To Clemson

Four-star cornerback recruit AJ Terrell is headed to Clemson. The 6-foot-2, 180-pound player announced the news on Twitter Friday afternoon, thanking his parents, coaches and trainers for helping him through the process. AJ Terrell, who hails from Atlanta, Georgia, dropped a long note with his tweet. He’s the seventh-ranked player in the state of Georgia. He had offers from 22...
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August 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Auburn Lands 3-Star Safety Jordyn Peters

Jordyn Peters, a three-star safety recruit from Muscle Shoals, Alabama, will officially stay in-state to play his college football. Peters committed to Auburn on Friday afternoon. Jordyn Peters announced the news via an exclusive video on 247 Sports, and later confirmed the news on Twitter. Peters is a 6-foot-2, 185-pound player who is ranked as the 50th-best player in the state...
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August 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Nebraska OG Jerald Foster Out For The Season With Knee Tear

There is a hole in the Huskers’ starting lineup this year, as offensive guard Jerald Foster suffered a season-ending knee tear. Jerald foster out for the season with knee tear, per coach mike Riley — Samuel McKewon (@swmckewonOWH) August 19, 2016 Head coach Mike Riley told reporters on Thursday that the projected starting left guard sprained his MCL in practice on Wednesday...
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Watch Dez Bryant Tell Every Cowboys’ DB They Can’t Guard Him

Dez Bryant is a wide receiver. No position in sports is cockier than the wide receiver. So, yes, Bryant is cocky. His cockiness is perhaps best on display in the following video. Watch Bryant, who’s back at full strength after an injury-riddled 2015, tell every Dallas Cowboys’ defensive back that they can’t guard him. Video of Dez Bryant telling all the Cowboys DBs they can’t...
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August 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Ohio State Football Releases Official 2016 Schedule Poster

Ohio State football opens its 2016 season two weeks from tomorrow. The Buckeyes begin their ’16 campaign on Saturday, Sept. 3 against Bowling Green at Ohio Stadium. In anticipation of the start of the season, OSU has released its official schedule poster on Twitter. The poster features J.T. Barrett, Dontre Wilson, Raekwon McMillan, Cameron Johnston, Corey Smith and Pat Elflein...
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August 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Video: Charged Baylor WR Ishmael Zamora Abuses His Dog

Baylor football is in the hot seat yet again, as a surfaced video shows wide receiver Ishmael Zamora whipping his dog in June. The graphic video, which News Channel 25 exclusively obtained, came from Zamora’s Snapchat. You can hear the dog whimpering as the Baylor player hits him continuously with a belt as he yells, kicks and curses. You can watch the news report containing...
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August 19, 2016  |  Discuss

South Carolina Sending 2 Truckloads Of Help To Louisiana

When Columbia, South Carolina dealt with tragic flooding last fall, LSU was there to help. The Tigers hosted the Gamecocks’ football team in Baton Rouge and sent a bunch of items for flood relief to Columbia. South Carolina is now paying it forward. The Gamecocks are sending two truckloads of help to the Baton Rouge, La. area, which dealt with record floods over the weekend....
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August 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Joe Theismann Thinks Ohio State’s Quarterbacks “Really Couldn’t Play Quarterback”

Joe Theismann thinks he knows what Ohio State football’s problem was in 2015. It wasn’t that Urban Meyer couldn’t decide on a starting quarterback, it was that he didn’t have a true starting quarterback to pick. That’s what the former Heisman Trophy winner thinks, anyway. Joe Theismann, speaking to ND Insider, said the Buckeyes’ quarterbacks in 2015 – Cardale Jones...
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August 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Video: Dallas Cowboys’ New Practice Facility Looks Incredible

The Dallas Cowboys’ new practice facility is set to open up. It’s pretty incredible. The Cowboys’ new facility, The Star, is located in Frisco, Texas. The $1.5 billion project features a hotel, a new locker room and a bunch of other things. The most-impressive new aspect of the facility is, undoubtedly, a new 12,000-seat stadium. Check it out: Here’s a look at The Ford...
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August 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Florida State Posts Video Of Ray Rice’s Speech To The Seminoles

Ray Rice visited with Florida State’s football team this week. The 29-year-old former NFL running back has been out of the league since his domestic violence assault in early 2014. Jimbo Fisher has been bringing in various speakers as a part of the Seminoles’ preseason speakers’ series and Rice was one of them. “I’m not playing football, not because I’m not good enough...
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August 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Ryan Lochte Issues Official Statement On Gas Station Incident

Ryan Lochte’s statement on the Rio gas station incident has been released via social media. Friday, Lochte dropped an apology on both Twitter and Instagram. Ryan Lochte, who has won 12 Olympic medals over the past four sets of games, was involved in an incident at a Rio gas station last weekend – which led to somewhat of an international crisis. Lochte told both the Brazilian...
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August 19, 2016  |  Discuss

ESPN’s Brett McMurphy Releases His AP Top 25 Ballot

ESPN college football reporter Brett McMurphy has released his AP preseason top 25 ballot. The official AP preseason top 25 poll is set to come out on Sunday at 2 p.m. E.T., but voters have been releasing their personal ballots early. McMurphy’s doesn’t feature too many surprises and is fairly similar to the Coaches’ Poll released earlier this month. The college football...
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August 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Nebraska Announces 4-Game Suspension For WR Coach Keith Williams

Nebraska wide receivers coach Keith Williams has been suspended without pay until August 31 and will not be allowed to coach the Cornhuskers for the first four games of the 2016 season, per head coach Mike Riley. The decision comes after Williams was involved in a two-car crash in Lincoln that resulted in a DUI citation. Keith Williams, who reportedly now has three DUI-related offenses...
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August 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Another AP Voter Has Released Their Preseason Top 25

The preseason AP Top 25 poll is set to be released on Sunday. The poll will come out at 2 p.m. E.T. Some of the ballots have started to surface online, though. The first one we saw can be seen here. We’ve seen another one. Louisiana’s The Advocate has made public the ballot they submitted to the AP. It features a team at No. 1 (and No. 2) that might surprise you. Here’s...
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August 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Sophomore QB AJ Bush Announces Transfer From Nebraska

Last night, Huskers’ quarterback A.J. Bush announced his decision to leave the Nebraska football program. The sophomore took to Twitter to release his news, posting, Special Shout out to my husker teammates. and everyone that has been apart of my experience here. Loved every minute of it. #GBR — Aj Bush (@ajbush23) August 18, 2016 Alvin Bush, AJ’s father, then confirmed...
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Photo: Clemson’s Former Mascot Gets Massive Tiger Tattoo On Leg

A former Clemson mascot’s tattoo is set to go viral on social media. Andrew Beeler, who wore the school’s The Tiger costume from 2014-2015, got some ink dedicated to his school, and it’s impressive. Andrew Beeler shared photos of his new tattoo, which pays homage to his time as the school’s mascot. He apologized to his mom in the post – probably because the tattoo is massive...
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August 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Terrelle Pryor Scored A 50-Yard Touchdown Last Night

Terrelle Pryor made just one catch in Thursday night’s preseason game. It was a good one. Terrelle Pryor, a 27-year-old wide receiver for the Cleveland Browns, scored a 50-yard touchdown early in the game against the Atlanta Falcons. Here’s the catch, on a throw from Robert Griffin III. RG3’s 50-Yard TD Pass To Terrelle Pryor…. #ATLvsCLE pic.twitter.com/773C7UwuG3 —...
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August 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Video: Usain Bolt Just Destroyed The Competition In The 200 Meter Final

Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt has won eight gold medals in his storied career, but perhaps his most impressive race came Thursday night in Rio. Bolt won the 200 meter final in 19.78 seconds. But the real story was how far in front of the rest of the field he finished. Bolt, who is undoubtedly the greatest sprinter of all-time, finished at least two strides ahead of every other competitor...
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August 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Michigan, Ohio State trade tweets about rivalry game

The Ohio State-Michigan game is 100 days away. The Buckeyes are set to host the Wolverines at Ohio Stadium in Columbus on Nov. 26. Ohio State football’s Twitter account posted a graphic about that fact Thursday. Days until The Gae! Nov. 26... ark your calendars. O-H! pic.twitter.com/JHkx2f0cuH — Ohio State Football (@OhioStateFB) August 18, 2016 A couple of hours later...
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August 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Ryan Lochte Trashed By New York Post Cover

Ryan Lochte will be on the cover of the New York Post tomorrow. Unsurprisingly, the cover is not flattering. The 32-year-old United States’ swimmer has been indicted for false reporting a crime. Lochte and three of his Olympic teammates claimed they were robbed at gunpoint in Rio. Their story turns out to be somewhat fabricated. Lochte appears on tomorrow’s cover of the New...
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August 18, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Rutgers football hosted “Hypnogician” and it was hilarious

Rutgers football enlisted a “hypnogician” during a team event last night, and the results were hysterical. If you’re looking for footage of the Rutgers football hypnogician experience, the program released it earlier today. The performer was Hypnogician Kirsch (real name Michael Kirschner) and his subjects were freshman offensive lineman Mike Lonsdorf and walk-on redshirt...
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August 18, 2016  |  Discuss

DeAndre Hopkins Says Michael Thomas Reminds Him Of Himself

Michael Thomas has yet to play in a regular season NFL game, but the Ohio State rookie is already drawing comparisons to one of the top wide receivers in the league. The New Orleans Saints and the Houston Texans held a joint practice today and Pro Bowl wideout DeAndre Hopkins had good things to say about the first-year wide receiver. “He reminds me a lot of myself,” Hopkins...
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August 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Cynthia Frelund Is Leaving ESPN, Headed To NFL Media

Cynthia Frelund, who was part of ESPN’s short-lived daily fantasy coverage this past year, is headed to NFL Media. The league itself announced the news on Thursday, issuing an official statement. Cynthia Frelund is a predictive analytics expert who originally joined ESPN back in 2012 as an associate director before moving to an on-camera role discussing daily fantasy predictions...
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August 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Skip Bayless Weighs In On Ryan Lochte: “As An American, I Am Ashamed”

Skip Bayless’ new show on FOX Sports 1 doesn’t start for a few weeks, so Twitter is the best place to catch his takes, if that is something you’re into. Naturally, Bayless had to weigh in on the ever-evolving Ryan Lochte controversy, and he shares a view with many Americans: he is ashamed of the Olympian. As an American, I am ashamed of Ryan Lochte and I'll be more ashamed...
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August 18, 2016  |  Discuss
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