Nike founder and chairman Phil Knight got a standing ovation at Joe Paterno's public memorial for defending the late Penn State coach's response to an accusation of child sex abuse against former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky.
"It turns out (Paterno) gave full disclosure to his superiors, information that went up the chains to the head of the campus police and the...
'KEEP IT IN THE FAMILY'
Jim Irsay expressed his displeasure that Manning made comments to the press regarding what the owner perceives as in-house issues, arguing it's not appropriate "to paint the horseshoe in a negative light."
The Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant is the top-earning player in the NBA, according to Forbes. Bryant earned $53.2 million.
That’s $25.2 million in salary plus $28 million in endorsements from Nike, Smart Car, Panini and Turkish Airlines.
Of course, Bryant needs all the money he can get. His wife, Vanessa, is about to walk away with $75 million since they’re getting a divorce...
Indianapolis Colts Owner Jim Irsay has taken to Twitter to issue a challenge. You could win two Super Bowl tickets if you predict the name of the new Colts head coach. But don’t you dare pick actor Rob Lowe.
The C-5A cargo plane that flew over Gillette Stadium right before the start of the AFC Championship Game made a very pointed statement to the crowd, the hometown New England Patriots and the visiting Baltimore Ravens gathered below.
The crew from the nearby Westover Air Reserve Base painted the words, “GO PATS,” underneath the plane for all to see.
"A SAD DAY"
There has been an outpouring of sympathy from across the country as politicians, coaches and players reflect on the death of former Penn State head football coach Joe Paterno.
Ironically, former Penn State assistant coach and accused child sex abuser Jerry Sandusky, has weighed in.
Here are Sandusky’s comments:
The family of Joe Paterno announced Sunday morning that the legendary Penn State football coach passed away.
Watch the Boston Bruins’ Andrew Ference’s cheap shot against New York Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh. He was ejected after he sent McDonagh crashing into the boards with 3:10 left in overtime.
Ference was given a five-minute major and game misconduct. Both teams said they expect the NHL to review the hit and there’s no question a suspension likely.
It was one of the most...
Former Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana, who led the San Francisco 49ers to four Super Bowl titles, is selling his home in the Napa Valley wine country for $35 million.
The 9,700-square-foot home sits on 500 acres. According to Zillow.com, it has just three bedrooms and three-and-a-half baths. But there’s a lot more.
FOX NFL Sunday co–host Terry Bradshaw has decided to call off his one-man Las Vegas show. He had been planning it for years, but he cancelled it right before his first rehearsal.
“I don't have the energy, having traveled to (Fox's Los Angeles studio) every week,” Bradshaw said. “It was a project three years in the making. I'm tired.”
Bradshaw, who won four...
New Orleans police are looking for an Alabama fan that allegedly committed a sexual battery on an unconscious LSU fan at a fast food restaurant following the BCS National Championship Game. They’re asking for the public’s help in identifying him.
"The police department became aware of this Sunday and the investigation techniques that we're using really are best kept...
LSU head football coach Les Miles was in a reflective mood as he reacted to quarterback recruit Gunner Kiel’s decision to enroll at Notre Dame instead of playing for the Tigers.
"Young people make a variety of decisions for a variety of reasons,” Miles said. “A guy in the Midwest wanting to stay close to home was his right decision. I can understand that. We need people...
Heat owner Mickey Arison and his family own 47 percent of Carnival Corporation - which also owns the Italian cruise ship that capsized last week.
Tebowmania is alive and well.
CBS Sports wants Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow in the studio to be a guest analyst for its coverage of the AFC championship game between the New England Patriots and the Baltimore Ravens.
“We've had conversations with his people,” CBS Sports Chairman Sean McManus told USA Today. "We have a request in. We haven't heard back.”
BREAKING THE SILENCE
In an exclusive interview with the Washington Post, Joe Paterno finally spoke out about the Jerry Sandusky scandal and his dismissal from a job he held for 46 years.
Famous Joe's Pizzeria in Madison, Ala. created pizzas with the faces of Tim Tebow and Nick Saban on them.
Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow faces Tom Brady and the New England Patriots in the AFC playoffs Saturday night.
Alabama head football Coach Nick Saban just led the Crimson Tide to its 14th national championship.
The pizzas were delivered to a Kroger supermarket in...
New England Patriots defensive tackle Kyle Love has had enough of everyone talking about Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow.
Love isn’t showing the love when it comes to Tebowmania.
“I can’t speak for everybody, I can just speak for myself,” Love said. “I can say that it does (get old) for me. It gets to the point where you get tired of hearing it. You just have to...
U.S. Senate candidate and former ESPN college football analyst Craig James said he accepted gifts from Southern Methodist University boosters when he was a star running back for the Mustangs in the early 1980s.
“It was an insignificant amount that I had when I was at SMU,” James said. “It was wrong. And I was 18, 19 years old.”
James is running for the U.S. Senate in his...
Wow. Has Tebowmania gone too far?
Check out this controversial video from Next Media Animation in Taiwan. It literally shows Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow being crucified.
This over–the–top video has subtitles that help tell the story:
“Critics have crucified Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow for his inconsistent play and over-the-top displays of faith,” according...
'ORANGE' YOU RELIEVED?
The Orange Bowl tweeted a photo of “injured” mascot Obie being released from the hospital.
Obie was using crutches, had a few bandages and was missing a tooth. The mascot was even carrying a sign that read, “Not Cool D_Cook25.”
@D_Cook25 is West Virginia safety Darwin Cook’s Twitter handle. Cook took out the mascot during a 99-yard fumble return against Clemson.
Harvey Updyke, the Alabama fan accused of poisoning the oak trees on Auburn's campus, was spotted on Bourbon Street on Sunday night.
Tim Tebow pulled the trigger.
On the very first play in the shortest overtime in NFL history, Tebow connected with Demaryius Thomas on an amazing 80-yard touchdown pass as the Broncos defeated the Steelers 29-23 in the AFC wild-card game.
Check out the video.
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TNT Inside the NBA analyst Charles Barkley appeared as Shaquille O’Neal in a hilarious skit on Saturday Night Live.
Barkley, who also hosted SNL, did an awesome job lampooning O’Neal. Shaq is the newest member of the Inside the NBA show along with Barkley, Kenny Smith and Ernie Johnson.
New Penn State head football coach Bill O’Brien sat down for an important interview with GoPSUsports.com to discuss what it feels like to be the new head coach of the Nittany Lions. But his young son stole the show.
But just 19 seconds after the interview began, O’Brien’s 6-year-old son, Michael, walked up to pat his father on the head twice.
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LSU CB Tyrann Mathieu says he's preparing for the title game by studying the names of the Bama players' mothers.