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Gordon clarifies comments about Browns' ‘disadvantages’

Josh Gordon made headlines for what some would argue are the wrong reasons after just his second game back since 2014, and the star wide receiver was forced to clarify his comments this week.Following his team’s overtime loss to the Packers, Gordon said on Twitter that Green Bay cornerback Demarious Randall would stand no chance of covering him if not for the “disadvantages” that...
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Report: Belichick has ‘some sort of issue’ with Brady’s trainer

With Tom Brady missing some practice time recently and playing poorly over the past two games, there has been some concern that the New England Patriots quarterback is dealing with an injury. If he is, it’s fair to wonder who Brady is leaning on most to get back to full strength — the team’s staff, or his personal trainer and best buddy.Brady has consistently credited Alex Guerrero...
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Karl-Anthony Towns bows down to social media king Joel Embiid

Karl-Anthony Towns forgot for a second who he was dealing with, but he was quickly reminded about it.Towns’ Minnesota Timberwolves lost to Joel Embiid’s Philadelphia 76ers in overtime on Tuesday night. The following day, Embiid boasted about his team’s win via Instagram. Towns threw shade with a comment on the photo, and Embiid struck back with a death blow.The exchange between the...
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Peterson says he plans to play in 2018, won’t need surgery

Adrian Peterson has been placed on injured reserve because of a neck injury, ending his 2017 season and leaving many wondering if we have seen the last of him in an NFL game. On Friday, Peterson directly addressed that question.In a statement he released to ESPN’s Josina Anderson, Peterson says he has been informed by a doctor that he will not need to undergo neck surgery. He said...
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James’ company parts with Spurlock amidst sexual misconduct

Morgan Spurlock has been dropped by LeBron James’ company after admitting to a history of sexual misconduct.ESPN’s Dave McMenamin reported on Thursday that James’ production company SpringHill Entertainment has parted ways with the “Super Size Me” director. The two sides had been working together on a docu-series focused on the opening of James’ “I Promise School” for at-risk youth...
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ESPN releases texts to defend Buccigross against sexual harassment claim

ESPN anchor John Buccigross is one of the people named in an article published on Thursday that provides a glimpse into the alleged mistreatment of women in Bristol, but the network is doing what it can to defend its longtime employee.The Boston Globe article centers around a lawsuit filed by Adrienne Lawrence, who accuses ESPN of harboring a workplace and environment that is hostile...
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15 potential college football bowl game upsets

The college football regular season is now officially a thing of the past and the ultra competitive bowl season is upon us. Like the year-end holidays, it’s a wonderful time for college football fans to kick back, relax and enjoy some football and an unparalleled atmosphere.Of course, with the bowl games come the potential for surprises. Some teams will be motivated to play their...
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Top QB Matt Corral flips from Florida to Ole Miss

One of the top quarterback recruits in the country has flipped his commitment from Florida to Ole Miss.Matt Corral announced his decision on Thursday night, citing the home-like atmosphere he senses in Oxford as the reason for his decision.“A lot played into this. Coach Matt Luke is a family-oriented guy,” Corral said via 247 Sports. “I figured I wouldn’t miss a beat if I went there...
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Twitter breaks out jokes for LeBron and Lonzo’s secret conversation

LeBron James kept the contents of his postgame conversation with Lonzo Ball on Thursday night a secret, but Twitter knew how to have fun with it.After his Cavaliers beat Ball’s Lakers, James had a conversation with Lonzo in which he covered his mouth with his jersey so nobody could lip read. Additionally, both he and Ball refused to divulge what was said during their conversation...
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LeBron James blocks cameras from sharing his message to Lonzo Ball

Whatever LeBron James had to say to Lonzo Ball after the Cleveland Cavaliers-Los Angeles Lakers game on Thursday night, he obviously wanted it to stay between them.James knew full well that cameras would be all over him when he spoke to the Lakers rookie after their game. Accordingly, he pulled his jersey over his mouth so nobody would be able to read his lips. James further refused...
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Joel Embiid has hilarious quote about teammate’s defense

Not even fellow Philadelphia 76ers are safe from Joel Embiid’s savagery.Speaking with the media on Thursday, Embiid took a funny shot at Sixers teammate JJ Redick over his defense, per Derek Bodner of The Athletic. Granted, the 33-year-old Redick has never been known as a particularly strong defender during his 11-year NBA career. But he is effective within the team dynamic and has...
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Adrian Peterson reportedly will be placed on IR with neck injury

Adrian Peterson’s stint with the Arizona Cardinals will end in disappointment.Peterson is going to be placed on IR by the team because of a neck injury, ending his season. ESPN’s Adam Schefter shared the news on Peterson Thursday night.Peterson was acquired by the Cardinals after playing in four games with the Saints. He busted out with 134 yards and two touchdowns in his Arizona...
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Trevor Siemian reportedly has sprained shoulder, likely out for season

The early diagnosis on Trevor Siemian is not very positive.News9 in Denver’s Mike Klis reported on Thursday night that Siemian has a sprained shoulder, which would likely knock him out for the remainder of the season. Siemian was knocked out of Denver’s game against the Indianapolis Colts on Thursday night in the first half after landing on his left shoulder on a hit. Siemian has...
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Orioles owner reportedly trying to keep Machado from Yankees

If the Baltimore Orioles are going to trade Manny Machado, their owner appears to have one cardinal rule: don’t let him end up with the New York Yankees.Machado will become a free agent after next season, and the expectation all around has been that he will be way too expensive for the Orioles. For that reason, Baltimore has been exploring trade possibilities involving Machado. Multiple...
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Colts TE Brandon Williams hospitalized with head injury

Indianapolis Colts tight end Brandon Williams was taken to the hospital after suffering a head injury during Thursday night’s game against the Denver Broncos.Williams was injured while blocking on a punt: Williams was down on the ground after that and had to be strapped onto a stretcher and carted off the field. Players from both teams gathered round to share their thoughts with...
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Trevor Siemian ruled out for Broncos game with shoulder injury

Trevor Siemian left Thursday’s game after a hard fall on his non-throwing shoulder and was quickly ruled out from returning to the contest.Early in the game between the Broncos and Colts, Siemian was hit and went to the ground with his body weight appearing to be absorbed by his left shoulder. Below is video of the hit. The Broncos later announced Siemian was questionable to return...
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Mirza Teletovic diagnosed with pulmonary emboli in both lungs

The Bucks will be without forward Mirza Teletovic for the foreseeable future after he was diagnosed with a lung condition.Earlier this week, Teletovic spoke with members of the team’s training staff as a result of experiencing unusual fatigue. After being examined, it was determined Teletovic has pulmonary emboli in both of his lungs. The Bucks announced Teletovic will rest for 10...
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Did Cavaliers troll Lonzo Ball with pregame music?

Did the Cleveland Cavaliers troll Lonzo Ball with their pregame music on Thursday night?When the Cavs and Los Angeles Lakers were warming up before Thursday night’s game in Cleveland, rapper Nas’ “New York State of Mind” was heard playing. Now why would this be significant? Back in the first episode of the Ball family’s Facebook show, Lonzo threw some shade at Nas, who is a well...
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Andrew Luck reportedly will not need second shoulder surgery

There is some good news on the Andrew Luck front.Luck has been in Europe receiving treatment on his shoulder and is set to return soon, according to a report. NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport said before Thursday night’s game between the Denver Broncos and Indianapolis Colts that Luck is doing well and will not need a second surgery on his shoulder. There was some concern that Luck might...
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Broncos reportedly will target quarterback during offseason

The Denver Broncos have completely sputtered in 2017 following a string of five consecutive winning seasons. A big reason for that has been the poor play they’ve received at quarterback, regardless of whether it came from Trevor Siemian, Brock Osweiler or Paxton Lynch. The team apparently understands that and will make finding a new quarterback a priority this offseason, according...
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Rams punter Johnny Hekker selling LA fire relief T-shirts for charity

Johnny Hekker hasn’t been in Los Angeles too long, but he’s wasting no time trying to make a positive impact on the community.The Rams punter is selling special T-shirts supporting those who helped with providing relief during the Los Angeles fires. The shirt says “LA Fire Relief” on the back and has a logo on the front that featured a football helmet and says “LA United.” All profits...
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John Buccigross, Matthew Berry named in latest ESPN article

John Buccigross and Matthew Berry are two of the on-air personalities who were named in a Boston Globe article published on Thursday that targeted ESPN.The article, which centers around a lawsuit filed by Adrienne Lawrence, accuses ESPN of continuing to harbor a workplace and environment that is hostile towards women. The article includes examples of women who felt harmed by pregnancies...
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Mayweather-McGregor is second-highest PPV fight in history

The pay-per-view numbers for the Conor McGregor-Floyd Mayweather Jr. boxing match have finally been released, and they’re pretty sizable.Showtime announced on Thursday that the boxing match between McGregor and Mayweather in late August did 4.3 million pay-per-view buys in North America.The large amount places the McGregor-Mayweather fight as the second-most purchased pay-per-view...
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Diamondbacks reportedly may be willing to eat some of Zack Greinke’s salary

Maybe there is something to the Zack Greinke trade rumors.Though reports of a potential deal to the Texas Rangers may be dead, one interesting thing to note is that Fan Rag Sports’ Jon Heyman says the Diamondbacks may be willing to eat some of the money owed to Greinke. That report is in contrast to Heyman’s Fan Rag colleague Robert Murray, who said that the Diamondbacks weren’t...
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Broncos reportedly not planning to fire Vance Joseph

The Denver Broncos are looking to finish their final three games on a high note in what has been a disastrous season, but the disappointing result thus far is not expected to cost head coach Vance Joseph his job.Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reported on Thursday that the expectation is that Joseph will be back in 2018 and no more “major changes” are expected to the team’s coaching...
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