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#TUF19Finale: Frankie Edgar Sends B.J. Penn in to Retirement

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July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

#TUF19Finale: Corey Anderson Destroys Matt Van Buren

After seeing how much fans loved watching Ronda Rousey pound poor Alexis Davis Saturday night some of the TUF19 guys must have decided to go ahead and see if they could do the same. They most certainly succeeded with four fights on the main card decided by TKO (punches)--with three of them in the first round!The last first round one came courtesy of Corey Anderson. To say he pounded...
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July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

#TUF19Finale: Eddie Gordon Just Pounding on Dhiego Lima

This almost looks like the end of one of Rocky Balboa's fights. You know what I'm talking about. Rocky has been pounded all fight long, but now the other guy is so tired he can't do anything so Rocky just unloads haymaker after haymaker on him. Except in this case it was the first round and poor Lima simply got destroyed by Gordon.@mmabyneko Loading...
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July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Some of the Early Action from the #TUF19Finale

What better way to celebrate the Fourth of July than to try to blow yourself up with fireworks on Friday and then watch all sorts of a** kicking action with UFC action Saturday night and Sunday night? Next to watching it with a babe in a stars and stripes bikini can it get any better?I don't know. Anyway... want to see some of the TUF19 Finale action?@internetican/TwitterPlenty...
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July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

GIF: Detroit Tigers Eugenio Suarez Slides a Little Too Early (just kidding--he fell)

No matter how long you play the game of baseball the feeling you get when you turn the corner at third base and start to head home has to be a great one. With many games only having a handful of runs scored you know when you do score one your team will have a better chance off winning.@cjzero/TwitterSo when Eugenio Suarez took the corner maybe he was a little excited at tripped or...
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July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Tennessee Defensive Lineman Charles Mosley in a Car Accident; May Have Broken Leg

Tennessee has not had the best of luck in SEC play in recent years. With some of the high powered offenses they have to face the schedule is not an easy one. In light of some news being reported late Sunday night it looks like they could lose a piece of the puzzle intended to help make the Vols a competitor.Freshman defensive lineman Charles Mosley was injured in a car accident.via...
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July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Can Former Oklahoma WR Ryan Broyles Ever Live Up to the Hype for the Detroit Lions?

When NFL scouts were watching Ryan Broyles haul in a record setting 349 passes at Oklahoma they likely thought that this kid has something. Maybe--just maybe--we should give him a serious look. If it wasn't for that pesky ACL injury though...The Detroit Lions were okay with his injury past and went ahead and took him in the second round of the 2011 draft. Now they have to be...
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July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Jets Running Back Chris Johnson Has Your Back Johnny Manziel

No one has had a more polarizing offseason than rookie Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel. Much like the last year of his college career everyone seems to have an opinion on what he should or shouldn't be doing. Also much like his college career he could care less what they say and has continued to do as he wishes.Everyone with access to a reporter and/or microphone...
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July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Brazillian Brewery Selling Beer Made From Barley Grown on Famous Training Pitch

For soccer fans in Brazil the Granja Comary is a legendary training ground for the nation's soccer elite. For beer drinkers at the World Cup it is where one of the main ingredients for a very special beer were grown.The Brahma Selecao Especial.via TwitterNormally the field would be used to train, but with the headquarters of the Brazilian Soccer Federation being remodeled the...
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July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Baylor Bears Off-Season Training Video Will Get You Pumped for the Coming Season

We are still a month away from actual practice starting and two from a real football game being played. Yes--depressing news. I know. Baylor Bears head coach Art Briles knows this too and recently decided to do something to appease the fans for at least a moment or two.So he gave us a little something to watch.@SportsDayDFWBriles sent this tweet out in to the world prior to the Fourth...
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July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Sporting KC gets yellow card for taking selfie after goal

NFL fans have been complaining for years how stupid the refs are. From missing calls to making dumb ones to over/under officiating the complaining never ends. Is it justified? Sometimes? Will it ever end? Nope.At least we now know that the officiating in MLS games can be just as ridiculous.Someone actually got yellow carded for taking a selfie.Officially a yellow card is a warning...
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July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

#UFC175: Lyota Machida Before and After His Fight With Chris Weidman

UFC fans  were more than happy with the way UFC 175 played out. A solid undercard led in to some quality fights on the main card culminating in a great title fight between defending champ Chris Weidman and the challenger Lyota Machida.Here he is before the fight mugging for the camera.@_MarcusD_/TwitterHere he is after the fight.@Internerican/TwitterDamn. Loading...
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July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

#UFC175: Lyota Machida Before and After His Fight With Chris Weidman

UFC fans  were more than happy with the way UFC 175 played out. A solid undercard led in to some quality fights on the main card culminating in a great title fight between defending champ Chris Weidman and the challenger Lyota Machida.Here he is before the fight mugging for the camera.@_MarcusD_/TwitterHere he is after the fight.@Internerican/TwitterDamn. Loading...
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July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

GIF: Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig Gets a Little Too Intense for Hyun-Jin Ryu

Ever since he came in to the league Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig has been one of the most intense individuals in the game. The man knows one speed and one speed only--intense. He proves that all the time on the field and in the dugout during Saturday's game he was proving it again while getting hyped up.The only problem was Hyun-Jin Ryu was not up for being as intense...
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July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

GIF: Melky Cabrera Gets Robbed at the Plate During Blue Jays/Athletics Game

What is sad about this call is that it appears as if the umpire was in position to make the right call yet somehow messes this one up. I don't know if they reviewed this or not, but I can see from the play-by-play he was officially called out.@cjzero/TwitterAt least it didn't cost the Toronto the game since they lost this one to Oakland 5-1. Loading...
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July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: #UFC175 Knockout of the Night (at least it should be) Courtesy of Rob Font

Yes, I know--Rondo Rousey's fight was scored a knockout as well. Yes, she did dominate that poor girl and pound the daylights out of her--but since she had Davis on the ground we didn't really get to see just how bad off he was.Since Rob Font laid the key blow standing up--well, Font just knocked poor George Roop out.@_MarccusD_/TwitterIf that look doesn't show you...
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July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

#UFC175: Chris Weidman Beats Lyota Machida Via Unanimous Decision

The Weidman/Machida fight the perfect compliment to Rousey's fight. While she completely dominated Alexis Davis in seconds these two titans went the distance with Weidman successfully defending his title via unanimous decision (49-45, 48-47, 49-46).Want a taste of the action?@_MarccusD_/TwitterFrom what I can gather from all the Twitter opinions this GIF is a pretty good example...
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July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

#UFC175: Marcus Brimage Fighting Russell Doane in the Octagon or Laser Tag?

It takes a special breed to become an MMA fighter for a living. Here you are stepping in to the Octagon with the sole purpose of doing as much harm as you can to the other guy without letting him do too much--if any--to you. Serious business, right?So maybe that's why Marcus Brimage decided to be a little silly heading out for his fight against Russell Doane...@_MarcusD_/TwitterSure...
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July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

#UFC175: Ronda Rousey Needs Just 14 Seconds to Finish Alexis Davis

There is too easy--and than there is Ronda Rousey's 'fight' at UFC 175. Yes, it has to be put in to quotes because it wasn't much of one. It looks like Davis might have tried to throw one punch, but that was it.A hip toss and a head lock by Rousey led to a face pounding until the ref had mercy on the poor woman and called it.@Internetican/TwitterToo damn easy. Loading...
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July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

#UFC175: Uriah Hall Big Toe is Just a Little Messed Up After Fight With Thiago Santos

Uriah Hall did what he needed to do against Thiago Silva to secure the win via unanimous decision Saturday night (29-28, 29-28, 30-27). However, while he won the fight it is safe to say that his big toe lost it. But what's a broken toe to one of these guys? @Internetican/TwitterJust the cost of doing business. Loading...
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July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Houston Rockets Rookie Nick Johnson Throws Down Monster Jam Against Detroit in Summer League Play

The Houston Rockets did not have much to do in the draft, but they did manage to get one of last season's most exciting college basketball players in Arizona's Nick Johnson. Whether they will expect much of him early on remains to be seen, but from what he has shown in Summer League play he might not be a bad idea to get the rock in his hands. Loading...
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July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Miami Heat Rookie Shabazz Napier Hit With a 'Welcome to the NBA' Crossover

Basketball fans are getting a preview of what the recent draft picks--superstars of tomorrow--might be capable of thanks to the NBA Summer League. At the same time, those very same players are being introduced to a whole new level of basketball. So while they may excel at times they are also being reminded that they have much to learn.Right Shabazz Napier?[GifdSports] Loading...
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July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Ohio State Defensive End Arrested After Bar Fight; Suspended Indefinitely

The Fourth of July weekend is one that many if not all Americans look forward to. Thanks to those that have fought for and protected our independence we have an extra day off of work to eat, drink, and be merry while we enjoy some fun in the sun and fireworks. Of course in the process some of us are going to enjoy ourselves too much and do something stupid.Like Ohio State defensive...
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July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

MEME: #ThingsTimHowardCouldSave Takes on Browns WR Josh Gordon

Folks--we had to know that something like this was coming. There will undoubtedly be more.via TerezOwens Loading...
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July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Golf WAG Amanda Dufner Knows How to Handle the Big Dog

It can't be easy being PGA golfer Jason Dufner sometimes. The whole #Dufnering craze was not exactly complimentary. He hasn't made a cut since the end of May at Memorial--but you don't see him sweating it. Why not?Just look at how well his wife handles the Big Dog (in an itty bitty bikini)!via TwitterIt seems the two have been in the Bahamas ringing in the Fourth of...
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July 05, 2014  |  Discuss
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