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2018 4-Star DT Robert Cooper Announces Commitment To Florida State

Florida State just landed its third commitment in two days, adding a pledge from the No. 11 defensive tackle in the 2018 recruiting class.  Snellville (GA) four-star defensive tackle Robert Cooper, rated as the No. 8 player out of the talent-rich state of Georgia for the 2018 cycle, announced his commitment to FSU Thursday night on Twitter.  Officially COMMITED to Florida State...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Photo: Here’s The Suit Craig Sager Will Wear While Working 1st NBA Finals Game Tonight On ABC

Craig Sager is working his first NBA Finals game this evening.  The longtime Turner Sports reporter will be a sideline reporter for ABC’s broadcast of tonight’s Game 6 contest between the Cavs and the Warriors. Sager will cover Golden State and work the sideline with ESPN’s Doris Burke, who will cover Cleveland.  Sager, who has never worked a Finals’ game because Turner’s...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Here’s A Photo Of New 5-Star Commit Stanford Samuels As A Kid On FSU’s Sidelines

Florida State landed a commitment from one of the top defensive backs in the country Thursday afternoon in five-star Stanford Samuels, whose father also played football at FSU.  Following Samuels announcement, one FSU fan – excited about the legacy recruit’s pledge – posted this awesome photo of Samuels III as a kid on FSU’s sidelines with his father. Twitter user Singleshot25...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Video: Penn State Football Players Ran Bleachers At Beaver Stadium Today

Penn State’s football team is determined to make a splash during the 2016 college football season, and players are already hard at work to make sure that happens.  On Thursday, PSU football’s official Instagram account posted this video of players running bleachers inside Beaver Stadium.  Bleacher runs in Beaver Stadium? Alright, alright, alrightt A video posted by...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Tony Romo And Dez Bryant Have A Plan To Meet Up Before Training Camp

The Cowboys’ offseason ended today, with the team holding its final day of minicamp. Dallas’ preseason begins in a little more than a month, when it opens training camp in Oxnard, Calif.  Tony Romo and Dez Bryant plan to meet up some time in between the end of the offseason and the beginning of the preseason.  The Cowboys’ star quarterback and wide receiver both dealt with...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

4-Star ATH Russ Yeast, Kentucky Legacy, Decommits From Wildcats

Four-star athlete Russ Yeast, a Kentucky legacy, has decommitted from the Wildcats. Yeast announced the news on Twitter moments ago.  pic.twitter.com/xhwsCOdqav — Russ Yeast (@russ_yeast03) June 16, 2016 Yeast, the son of former Kentucky star Craig Yeast, has unofficially visited Louisville and Iowa in recent months, and was offered by Ole Miss in April. He’s the No. 390 player...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Here’s How Much Jim Harbaugh’s Long Satellite Camp Tour Will Cost Michigan

For weeks, Jim Harbaugh has been on the road, hitting satellite camps all over the country. Other Michigan assistants braved some horrible weather to teach football to players out in Australia a few weeks back. Michigan clearly believes it is gaining an advantage on the recruiting trail by hosting and participating in these camps, but it doesn’t come without a pretty hefty price...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

ESPN Is Reportedly Down To These 3 People To Replace Skip Bayless On “First Take”

ESPN reportedly has three finalists – and a favorite – to replace Skip Bayless on the network’s A.M. debate show, First Take.  According to The Big Lead, ESPN is down to: Max Kellerman, Jorge Sedano and Will Cain. Bayless is leaving for Fox Sports shortly after the NBA Finals.  Who should ESPN go with? Kellerman, 42, is reportedly the favorite and the job is his to turn...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Photo: Michael Irvin Shares Cool Throwback Thursday Photo From Days At Miami

Hall of Fame wide receiver Michael Irvin had the perfect way to celebrate Throwback Thursday today, dusting off an old picture from his days at the University of Miami.  Irving posted this photo to Twitter Thursday afternoon, adding that all of Miami’s defensive backs were about to be smoked in practice. It’s pretty cool.  A lil #TBT of me gettin tape b4 practice @univmiami...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Video: Skip Bayless Says He’d Take The Cowboys ‘Big 3′ Over The Steelers’ Trio

What NFL team’s offensive trio – QB, RB, WR – would you take over the rest?  ESPN’s Skip Bayless, soon to be of Fox Sports, knows which one he would take.  Bayless is going with his hometown Dallas Cowboys’ “Big Three” of Tony Romo, Ezekiel Elliott and Dez Bryant.  He says it’s close between the Cowboys and the Steelers (Ben Roethlisberger, Le’Veon Bell and Antonio...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

2016 NBA Mock Draft: First Round 2.0

Twitter/@NBADraft We’re only one week away from the 2016 NBA Draft. The draft order has long been set, and the Philadelphia 76ers have been on the clock deciding who they will take with the No. 1 pick. As the date gets closer, all of the potential picks begin to crystallize and the draft begins to take shape.  Last month, we brought you our first NBA Mock Draft, but now we decided...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Video: Watch Former Georgia WR Chris Conley Catch Six Footballs At Once

Former Georgia wideout Chris Conley showed off his hands at practice today.  The Kansas City Chiefs’ second-year wide receiver, while holding five footballs, caught a sixth off a punt.  Check it out: While already holding five footballs, @_flight17_ caught a sixth during the early portion of Thursday’s practice. pic.twitter.com/5boAzVtU0U — BJ Kissel (@ChiefsReporter) June...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Photo: FSU 4-Star Freshman DT Cedric Wood Has Put On Tons Of Muscle Since Arriving On Campus

Florida State reeled in the No. 1 recruiting class in the country during the 2016 cycle according to ESPN, thanks to players like four-star defensive tackle Cedric Woods.  Jimbo Fisher and staff recruit players for not only their athletic ability, but also their willingness to be a team player and work their butts off. And according to a photo that SB Nation’s Bud Elliott posted...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Video: Martellus Bennett Raves About Tom Brady On ESPN’s ‘First Take’

New England Patriots’ tight end Martellus Bennett joined ESPN’s First Take desk on Wednesday.  The 29-year-old tight end, whom the Patriots’ traded for during the 2016 NFL Draft, had some very positive things to say about his new team.  Most notably, Bennett, previously on the Chicago Bears, raved about his new quarterback, Tom Brady.  “He’s always spot on, and his...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

McIllece Sports Predicts 2016 SEC Conference Standings

McIllece Sports is among the most accurate college football predictors on the internet, coming in with the second most accurate predictions in each of the last two seasons among the 21 publications charted by the Stassen Poll (2014, 2015). McIllece has published its Top 25, which has a few pretty surprising inclusions in the top four. Using 70,000 full-season simulations, they...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Highlights From The Cowboys’ Final Practice At Valley Ranch

The Cowboys ended an era today.  Dallas’ NFL franchise had its final practice at its longtime facility at Valley Ranch. The Cowboys will soon be moving into a new state-of-the-art facility, The Ford Center at The Star, in Frisco, Texas.  Michael Irvin and other former Cowboy greats were on-hand today to say goodbye to the facility at Valley Ranch, which has been the team’s...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Why The Cowboys Don’t Regret Signing Greg Hardy

The Cowboys’ 2015 signing of troubled defensive lineman Greg Hardy didn’t really work out.  Dallas’ season was derailed by injuries and Hardy, who has been alleged of domestic violence, failed to perform at an elite level. He was also reportedly an issue in the locker room and had some tantrums on the sideline.  The Cowboys’ front-office doesn’t regret the signing, though...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Le’Veon Bell, A Free Agent In 2017, Doesn’t Want To Talk Contracts Until His Knee Is OK

Le’Veon Bell is set to become a free agent in 2017.  The Pittsburgh Steelers’ running back wants to remain with the franchise he’s been with his entire career, but he doesn’t want to talk about an extension right now.  The 24-year-old running back, who tore his MCL and PCL in Week 8 of the 2016 season, says he wants to make sure his knee is fully healed before discussing...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Dez Bryant Was Hitting The Goal Post From 45 Yards Away At Cowboys’ Practice Today

There might not be a more athletic player in the NFL than Dez Bryant.  The Cowboys’ wide receiver showed off some of that freak athleticism at Dallas’ final practice at Valley Ranch this afternoon.  Bryant, who throws left-handed, was reportedly nailing the goal post from 45 yards away with some throws.  Dez Bryant hitting the goal post from 45 yards out pic.twitter.com/A0We250wiy...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Florida State Lands Commitment From 5-Star CB Stanford Samuels

Florida State added a monster addition to its 2017 class in one of the best defensive backs in the country.  Hollywood (FL) five-star cornerback Stanford Samuels, rated as the No. 3 corner and the No. 23 player overall in the country, announced his commitment to Florida State on Twitter Thursday afternoon.  Feed the fam!pic.twitter.com/CET7uSucqO — Stanford Samuels III (@SSIII_...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

4-Star S Daniel Wright, Younger Brother Of Former Florida Star Major Wright, Commits To FSU

Florida State added a big-time commitment to its 2017 class during the first day of Jimbo Fisher Camp in Tallahassee, Florida.  Fort Lauderdale (FL) four-star safety Daniel Wright, the younger brother of former Florida star and current Tampa Bay Buccaneers safety Major Wright, announced his commitment to Florida State late Wednesday night. While he held offers from the likes of...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Art Briles Accuses Baylor Of Wrongful Termination, Says He Was Scapegoated By School In New Motion

Twitter/@BUFootball Former Baylor head coach Art Briles is not just going to quietly disappear after Baylor’s decision to fire him in the wake of last month’s Pepper Hamilton report. Today, in a motion filed by the former Bears head coach and his personal attorney, Briles says he wants new counsel in the lawsuit filed against he and Baylor by the rape victim of former Baylor...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Alabama 4-Star QB Commit Mac Jones Tweets Video Comparing Himself To Crimson Tide Great A.J. McCarron

If Alabama’s new quarterback commit, Mac Jones, has a career similar to that of A.J. McCarron, Crimson Tide fans would be pretty thrilled.  McCarron, after all, led Alabama to two national championships as a starter and was a first-team All-American in his final season in Tuscaloosa, Ala.  There appear to be some similarities between the national title winner and Jones, too. ...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Photo: Jim Harbaugh Wearing An Old-School John Stockton Jersey In Utah Today

Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh is still in the midst of his satellite camp tour, which means he’s still wearing different throwback jerseys every day. Thursday, Harbaugh is in Orem, Utah, to work the Pride Camp. He’s paying homage to one of the state’s best athletes. Harbaugh is wearing a John Stockton jersey – and of course, he has it tucked into his khakis. Here’s a...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Photos: Michael Irvin Is At The Cowboys’ Final Practice At Valley Ranch Facility Today

One of the greatest Cowboys of all-time has showed up at the team’s final practice at its Valley Ranch facility today.  Hall of Fame wide receiver Michael Irvin, who played for Dallas from 1988-99, is in attendance at the franchise’s last team activity at the Valley Ranch, Texas facility.  The Cowboys are opening a new, state-of-the-art facility, The Ford Center at The Star...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss
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