Minnesota Vikings star running back and former NFL MVP Adrian Peterson tweeted a snapshot of bible verses, after critics bashed him on NFL pregame shows for going too far by beating his 4-year-old son with a switch to discipline him.
Here’s a screenshot of Peterson’s tweet:
Florida Gators head football coach Will Muschamp had his first meltdown of the 2014 season — and that’s a signal to all of us that college football has officially begun for the year.
He called “bulls#@t” on refs for their 15-yard personal foul call against the Gators in the first quarter of their game against the Kentucky Wildcats.
Check out the video:
New York Jets backup quarterback and former dogfighter Michael Vick believes that fired Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice deserves a second chance.
“I hope so,” Vick said on WFAN radio via ESPN.
A Pittsburgh Steelers fan hung Cleveland Browns backup quarterback Johnny Manziel in effigy before the start of the Steelers vs. Browns game in Pittsburgh.
Manziel is one of the most polarizing personalities in the NFL. He’s an exciting player to watch, but plenty of people hate him for his over-the-top arrogant attitude.
Boxer Floyd Mayweather's ex-fiancée, Shantel Jackson, has filed a lawsuit claiming the boxer attacked her on several occasions and threatened to shoot her.
The lawsuit cites three cases of alleged abuse starting in 2012:
Former St. Louis Rams defensive end Michael Sam, the first openly gay player in the NFL, isn’t giving up on his dream of playing in the NFL despite being cut.
“The most worthwhile things in life rarely come easy, this is a lesson I've always known,” Sam tweeted. “The journey continues.”
Caroline Wozniacki found the most unusual way to lose a point in her second-round match against Aliaksandra Sasnovich at the U.S. Open — she got her hair stuck in her racket.
“I almost took my head off," Wozniakci said via ABC News. “It was really tangled up good, so I didn't have a chance.”
Check out the video of Wozniacki’s worst hair day:
IndyCar driver Helio Castroneves, Will Power and Team Penske executives had to be evacuated from their Napa Valley, Calif., hotel when a 6.1 earthquake hit Sunday morning — about 10½ hours before the start of the GoPro Grand Prix IndyCar race in nearby Sonoma.
Several NBA teams have joined the Golden State Warriors in a hysterical Twitter meme pick-up game using the hashtag #NBAMovies.
The idea: To Photoshop a player or coach into a movie poster with a little play on words.
It’s a way to pass the time and have some fun during the offseason.
We’ve pulled together some of our favorites.
Check them out:
The Arkansas Razorbacks play the Auburn Tigers in Auburn on Aug. 30, setting the stage for a tough SEC matchup for their first game of the season.
Razorbacks head coach Bret Bielema grabbed a microphone before scrimmage and told fans not to videotape the practice.
Police reportedly tasered former Bellator MMA fighter War Machine before they arrested him last Friday for allegedly beating his ex-girlfriend, porn star Christy Mack.
A guest at the Extended Stay America hotel in Simi Valley was a witness.
Representatives of former Buffalo Bills quarterback Jim Kelly, who is battling cancer, and singer Jon Bon Jovi, have had conversations about joining forces to buy the Buffalo Bills, according to The Buffalo News.
Sixty-five-year-old Chicago Cubs fan Mike Pullin of Rochelle, Ill., made an incredible catch at Wrigley Field Monday night — and then he pulled the old switcheroo.
Pullin sat in the last row of the left field bleachers armed with a baseball glove.
The Milwaukee Brewers’ Mark Reynolds hit his 20th homer of the season off a pitch from the Cubs’ Jake Arrieta in the second inning.
Former Bellator MMA fighter War Machine, who is the prime suspect in the alleged beating of his porn star girlfriend, Christy Mack, sent her several tweets Saturday night as he remains at large.
Mack’s beating was so severe, she can barely speak, according to TMZ.
British golfer Chris Wood showed up to the second round of the PGA Championship at the Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville with two extra pair of pants.
“Going prepared today,” Wood tweeted.
On Thursday, Wood had a wardrobe malfunction and literally ripped the seat of his pants while playing in the opening round of the PGA Championship.
Oh, it wasn’t a small hole. It was...
The Cleveland Cavaliers and overall No. 1 draft pick, Andrew Wiggins, told ESPN that he wants to play where he’s wanted — and that’s looking more and more like it won’t be for the Cavs. “I just want to play for a team that wants me. So, whichever team wants me I’ll play for,” Wiggins […]
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The Cleveland Cavaliers and overall No. 1 draft pick, Andrew Wiggins, told ESPN that he wants to play where he’s wanted — and that’s looking more and more like it won’t be for the Cavs.
“I just want to play for a team that wants me. So, whichever team wants me I'll play for,” Wiggins told ESPN during an incredibly awkward interview.
Former New York Yankees manager Joe Torre admitted he screwed up during his 28-minute Hall of Fame induction speech, because he failed to thank former Yankees owner George Steinbrenner.
“I missed thanking the most obvious guy in the world when you’re talking about the Yankees,” a visibly shaken Torre told the New York Daily News. “I mentioned George, but my plan was to thank...
Chicago Bulls star center Joakim Noah is happy that LeBron James is back with the Cleveland Cavaliers — but he’s already started trash talking.
“I’m happy for LeBron James,” Noah told the Chicago Tribune. “He gets to go home. People are happy over there. But I really hope that we can kick his ass as many times as possible.”
Surfer Anastasia Ashley is out with a sexy new photo shoot for REVOLVE Clothing’s #BABESOFSUMMER swimwear campaign.
She does what she does best — she shows off her butt.
Ashley, who appeared in the 2014 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition, has absolutely capitalized on her famous asset this year.
As many as 1 billion people watched Germany beat Argentina 1-0 in the 2014 FIFA World Cup finals.
Thanks to an extra-time winner from Mario Gotze, Germany was named world champion for the fourth time.
“It's incredible. The team did it beautifully,” German goalkeeper Manuel Neuer told ESPN. "At some point we'll stop celebrating, but we'll still wake up with a smile.”
Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose had a change of heart, and joined teammates Joakim Noah and Taj Gibson to try to convince Knicks star Carmelo Anthony to join the Bulls. Last weekend, Rose said it wasn’t his job to sell players on the Bulls. But that suddenly changed. A source told ESPN that Rose, […]
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Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose had a change of heart, and joined teammates Joakim Noah and Taj Gibson to try to convince Knicks star Carmelo Anthony to join the Bulls.
Last weekend, Rose said it wasn’t his job to sell players on the Bulls. But that suddenly changed.
The Milwaukee Bucks are willing to trade a 2015 second-round draft pick to the Brooklyn Nets in order to land Nets head coach Jason Kidd, a source told ESPN.
Kidd would become the next head coach of the Milwaukee Bucks if the Nets agree to the player-for-coach deal.