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NFL Fantasy Football Week 4 – Ride or Pine

Week 4 of the NFL is set to kick off in less than 12 hours and the only thing missing is yet another fantasy advice column.  Be that as it may, I’ll cover at least 5 guys who I think you should ride with and 5 who should be collecting blisters on the pine.  I’m […]
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Cub Swanson, Frankie Edgar Fight Set

A true title eliminator that has been rumored to be set has finally been agreed upon. It was announced on UFC Tonight that top-three featherweight contenders Cub Swanson (21-5) will face Frankie Edgar (16-4-1) in the main event for a UFC Fight Night event in Austin, Texas November 22. The winner will earn the next title shot […]
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September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Week 4 FA and Waiver Wire Adds

Whether it be injuries, match ups or blocking an opponent from getting better that drive you to make waiver claims, there’s plenty available this week. Here’s your week 4 top waiver grabs:   Lorenzo Taliaferro, BAL RB – You’re going to see his name every where this week and for good reason.  LT is definitely […]
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September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC 181 Gets New Main Event

There is a big change coming to the UFC’s final pay-per-event of 2014, but it’s also a change the majority of fight fans will not complain about. It was announced that current UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman suffered a fractured wrist and would have to push his title defense against Vitor Belfort back to February […]
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September 22, 2014  |  Discuss

DeAngelo Hall says he has torn Achilles

The Washington Redskins will be without veteran corner DeAngelo Hall for what appears to be the remainder of the 2014 season due to a torn Achilles. Hall told reporters following the team’s loss to the Philadelphia Eagles that he suffered a torn Achilles and will undergo an MRI on Monday. Deangelo hall says he tore […]
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September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Cassel has fractured foot; Teddy Bridgewater to start

After veteran quarterback Matt Cassel suffered a broken foot, the Minnesota Vikings have announced that they will turn the starting job over to rookie Teddy Bridgewater. Bridgewater was selected with the No. 32 overall pick in this year’s draft, but the team opted to keep him on the bench to begin the season. Cassel suffered […]
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September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Gus Bradley announces Blake Bortles to start for Jaguars

The Jacksonville Jaguars are switching to their rookie quarterback. Head coach Gus Bradley announced after the team’s loss to the Indianapolis Colts that the team would start first-round pick Blake Bortles at quarterback next week. Bortles first NFL start will come as a road game against the San Diego Chargers. Gus tells radio that Bortles […]
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September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: DeSean Jackson scores 81-yard TD against Eagles

DeSean Jackson’s Redskins dreams have come true. In his first meeting with his former Eagles team, the speed receiver scored on a big 81-yard touchdown catch in the third quarter. The touchdown was also a game tying touchdown. In epic Jackson form, he made his way into the end zone while doing backpedals. Not sure […]
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September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Johnny Manziel catches pass but has it called back

Brace yourselves for repeated highlights of a play that didn’t count. On a day that saw Andy Dalton catch a touchdown pass, Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel caught his own pass, a 39-yard completion that was unfortunately called back due to a flag. Here’s Johnny Football: Follow Mike Pendleton on Twitter @MP2310 Facebook.com/FullScaleSports Twitter:@FullScaleSport
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September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Ravens TE Dennis Pitta carted off field with hip injury

Coming off of surgery in his right rip to end the 2013 season, Baltimore Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta was carted off the field during Sunday’s game with a hip injury. The team announced that Pitta has suffered an injury to the same hip in which he had surgery on last year. Dennis Pitta was […]
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September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Andy Dalton catches touchdown from Mohamed Sanu

The title pretty much says it all, but here is Andy Dalton catching a touchdown pass from wide receiver Mohamed Sanu. By any means necessary for the Cincinnati Bengals, and Andy Dalton is doing whatever he has to in order to make his contract worth it. Follow Mike Pendleton on Twitter @MP2310 Facebook.com/FullScaleSports Twitter:@FullScaleSport  
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September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Browns attempted to trade for Kirk Cousins in preseason

Kirk Cousins entered Sunday as the starting quarterback for the Washington Redskins for the second season in a row due to a Robert Griffin injury. RGIII is expected to be out several weeks with a dislocated ankle, and so Cousins will once again take place under center for Washington. However, one team wanted to have […]
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September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Colin Kaepernick used N-word vs Bears

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has become the first player to be penalized for inappropriate language he used against the Chicago Bears in Week 2 on Sunday Night Football. As a result of the infraction, Kaepernick was not only flagged but also fined $11,025 which he plans to appeal. Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports, […]
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September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

RAW/Smackdown Results – WWE News & Rumors

Monday Night RAW Results 9/15/14 Chris Jericho defeats Kane via Pin Jack Swagger defeats Bo Dallas via Submission Paige & Nikki defeat Brie & AJ Lee via Pin Big Show defeats Bray Wyatt via DQ The Usos & Sheamus defeat Cesaro & The Dusts via Pin Naomi defeats Cameron via Submission Dolph Ziggler & R-Truth defeat The Miz & Damien Sandow via...
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September 20, 2014  |  Discuss

A.J. Green plans to play Sunday vs Titans

The Cincinnati Bengals will get their top playmaker back on Sunday as wide receiver A.J. Green says he plans to play against the Tennessee Titans. Geoff Hobson of Bengals.com reported on Friday that Green said he “feels good” just one week after leaving the game with a toe injury. AJ says feels good and will […]
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September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson’s teammate says he should be able to play

Cornerback Captain Munnerlyn is in his first season with the Minnesota Vikings, and he’s showing his support for his teammate. After Adrian Peterson was placed on the exempt list, the team held a press conference to discuss the move. In the press conference, owner Zygi Wilf called the move “the right decision“, but Munnerlyn disagrees. […]
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

LeSean McCoy says DeSean Jackson will play Sunday

DeSean Jackson’s former Philadelphia Eagles teammate LeSean McCoy told WIP that Jackson will play on Sunday when the Redskins come to Philadelphia. Jackson has been bothered by a shoulder injury that forced him out of last week’s game, but McCoy said Jackson “texted him and the first thing he said was that he’s playing”. “He’s […]
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Florida State benches Jameis Winston for a half due to vulgar comments

Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher has announced that quarterback Jameis Winston has been suspended for the first half of Saturday’s game against Clemson. Fisher announced that Winston will be suspended due to his use of vulgar language on campus. “It was not a good decision. You can’t make certain statements that are derogatory or […]
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Nike suspends endorsement deal with Adrian Peterson

ESPN’s Darren Rovell announced on Wednesday that Nike has suspended it’s endorsement contract with Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. Nike released a statement strongly stating that they do condone any domestic violence or child abuse. BREAKING: Nike has suspended its endorsement contract with Adrian Peterson pic.twitter.com/Oq87qNxLYb — darren rovell (@darrenrovell...
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings place Adrian Peterson on exempt list

With plenty of scrutiny surrounding the Adrian Peterson child negligence case, the Minnesota Vikings have placed their star running back on the Commissioner’s exempt list. Being placed on the exempt list will still allow Peterson to get paid, but he must remain away from all team activities until his legal case is resolved. According to […]
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL and NFLPA finalize drug policy; players reinstated

After nearly two weeks of going back and forth on contractual language, the NFL and NFLPA have announced a new finalized drug policy. Under the new policy, the NFL announces that three players have been reinstated and they are: Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker, Cowboys cornerback Orlando Scandrick, and Rams wide receiver Steadman Bailey. Per […]
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Panthers expected to put Greg Hardy on exempt list

After the Minnesota Vikings placed Adrian Peterson on the exempt list, the Carolina Panthers are deciding whether they should do the same. According to a report from Bleacher Report’s Jason Cole, the team has met with defensive end Greg Hardy and are reportedly expected to place Hardy on the exempt list. Mark Maske of the […]
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Kings to retire Peja Stojakovic’s jersey

The Sacramento Kings had some very good runs in the early 2000s, and those runs were led by Mike Bibby, Chris Webber, Vlade Divac, and sharpshooter Peja Stojakovic. The team will keep the memory of Stojakovic forever, as they announced today that they would retire his No. 16 jersey. The Sacramento Kings announced today that […]
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September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

NFLPA appeals indefinite suspension for Ray Rice

The NFL Players Association has filed an appeal of the indefinite suspension handed down to Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice. The appeal comes after Rice was initially suspended two games after being charged in a domestic violence case involving his then fiance. Rice had already served one game of his suspension when TMZ released […]
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September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

2015 Pro Football Hall Of Fame ballot revealed

The nominees for the 2015 Pro Football Hall Of Fame have been announced. There are a combined 113 nominations, 99 players and 14 head coaches who make the ballot this year. Five of the 113 were in the final 10 of last year’s ballot and they are linebacker Kevin Greene, defensive end Charles Haley, guard […]
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September 16, 2014  |  Discuss
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