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Mike Carey avoided refereeing Redskins games because of team name

The Washington Redskins team name debate may have emerged as a hot topic over the last year, but there are plenty of people who have had a problem with the racist undertones associated with the nickname for years. Former NFL referee Mike Carey is one of them. Carey, who recently retired after 19 seasons as […]
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Motorcyclist crashes into car and lands safely on roof (Video)

Alright people, we have yet another incredible viral video that is making its way around the internet and we want your opinion. Is there any way a motorcycle traveling at speeds of well over 60 mph can crash into the bumper of a car and land safely on the car’s roof? It looks like that […]
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Bruce Bochy ‘frustrated’ over called game

The San Francisco Giants suffered their most frustrating loss of the season on Tuesday night, mainly because they had basically no control over the outcome. After the Chicago Cubs grounds crew failed to pull the tarp over the infield during a torrential downpour in the fifth inning, the game was eventually called due to unplayable […]
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Report: Johnny Manziel losing job more about behavior and less about football

The Cleveland Browns named Brian Hoyer their starting quarterback over Johnny Manziel on Wednesday, and many are wondering why head coach Mike Pettine did not wait until the all-important third preseason game to make his decision. If Pettine was choosing a starter based solely on on-field performance, he probably would have. According to Mary Kay […]
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Schilling had mouth cancer, believes tobacco caused it

Curt Schilling revealed on Wednesday that he was diagnosed with squamous cell carcinoma, more commonly known as mouth cancer, back in February. Schilling had previously chosen not to reveal the type of cancer he was battling but discussed his health issues in more detail during the WEEI/NESN Jimmy Fund Radio Telethon. “This all came about […]
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Brian Hoyer named Browns starting quarterback over Johnny Manziel

The Cleveland Browns announced on Wednesday morning that Brian Hoyer will start against the Pittsburgh Steelers in Week 1 of the regular season. Johnny Manziel has been named his backup — for now. “(Hoyer) was the clear leader from the beginning,” coach Mike Pettine said in a press release, via Around the League. “We’ve maintained […]
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Bubba Watson apologizes for acting ‘childish’ at PGA Championship

Bubba Watson has apologized for the way he acted at the PGA Championship earlier this month, both during play and when protesting the long drive competition. For those of you who missed it, Watson was furious that the PGA chose to hold a long drive competition at a time when he felt players should be […]
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Bas Rutten feels no pain, gave himself stitches after being cut by glass (Video)

Who knew Bas Rutten and Anton Chigurh had so much in common? Rutten posted a video to YouTube on Saturday that documents the time he was cut in the thigh by a large piece of glass. As the video says, a six-pack of non-alcoholic beer broke and one piece of the shattered glass went deep […]
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Mike Ditka bashes liberals, thinks Redskins name debate is stupid

Mike Ditka is as old school as they come, so it’s probably no surprise that he believes the Washington Redskins should keep their nickname. But what is surprising is how strongly he feels about the subject and why. Ditka did an interview with Redskins Historian Mike Richman this month and his comments received publicity after […]
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Cubs tarp problems result in shortened game, Cubs win (Video)

The Chicago Cubs ground crew struggled putting the tarp on the field during a rain delay in the fifth inning of Tuesday’s Cubs-Giants, but their issues actually benefited the Cubs in the standings. The crew’s inability to properly cover the infield led to the dirt absorbing so much water that it became unplayable. It wasn’t […]
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Kyrie Irving admits he has not been a leader

Kyrie Irving is only 22 and has played just three seasons in the NBA, but it’s hard to remember that when it comes to our quick-to-judge sports culture. Irving has been viewed as the franchise cornerstone for the Cleveland Cavaliers and, as a former No. 1 overall pick and point guard, he’s expected to lead. […]
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Bob Costas botches first pitch, asks for second throw (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. Bob Costas threw out the first pitch prior to Tuesday’s Cardinals-Reds game … and he also threw out the second. The noted broadcaster and St. Louis native went all the way to the rubber and did a half windup for his first pitch, but he flung it wildly to […]
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Joel Embiid sends great tweet about naked selfies from girls

Joel Embiid has plenty of time on his hands as he recovers from foot surgery, and the guy has been making great use of it. Embiid, the No. 3 overall pick of the Philadelphia 76ers in the draft (they have a thing for injured players), has been asserting himself as one of the best athletes […]
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Bryan Cox started having sex when he was 10 (Video)

Bryan Cox has been the breakout star of this year’s edition of HBO “Hard Knocks.” The Atlanta Falcons defensive line coach is still the exact same wild man he was during his 12-year playing career as a linebacker for the Dolphins, Bears and Jets most notably. He has no filter, and that led to one […]
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Blake Bortles’ girlfriend Lindsey Duke dominating in her bikini again

Lindsey Duke, American hero and girlfriend of Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles, has once again decided to flex her Instagram muscle. Duke was over at a place called Chases in New Smyrna Beach, Florida, and she generously shared some pictures on Instagram of her experience. If there’s an award for best use of an Instagram […]
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Dwyane Wade’s ex-wife Siohvaughn Funches lets home get into foreclosure

Dwyane Wade’s ex-wife Siohvaughn Funches has not been doing well since she split from the Miami Heat star several years ago. There has been plenty of evidence of that over the years, like, for example, the fact that she has reportedly allowed her home to get into foreclosure. According to legal documents obtained by TMZ, […]
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Jim Boeheim: Carmelo Anthony would have been better off with Bulls

Jim Boeheim believes Carmelo Anthony would have been better off signing with the Chicago Bulls than remaining with the New York Knicks — at least from a basketball standpoint. Boeheim, who coached Anthony on Syracuse’s 2003 NCAA national championship team, basically said Monday that he thinks Carmelo would have a better chance of winning in […]
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Boomer Esiason: Teams ‘hate’ Johnny Manziel; Steelers would ‘kick his ass’

Johnny Manziel is not looking to make many friends at the NFL level. He made that clear on Monday night when he flipped off the Washington Redskins sideline after one or two players apparently told Johnny Football that he’s not in college anymore. Because of the way Manziel carries himself, Boomer Esiason believes he is […]
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Ugly allegations emerge from women's soccer hazing scandal

Several members of the University of New Mexico women’s soccer team claim they were brutally hazed by teammates on Sunday night. According to KOB 4 News, one of the victims ended up in the hospital after someone called 911 to report the incident. One victim’s parent told KOB that their daughter said the team’s freshman […]
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Guy had massive welt after being hit in head with golf ball

Every golfer’s worst nightmare came true for a Swedish man named Joakim Boden recently. No, we’re not talking about missing a two-foot putt when you’re playing your buddy for $20 bucks a hole. Boden was drilled directly in the head with a golf ball. Despite the monstrous welt the ball left on his forehead, Boden […]
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Rhode Island Little League coach Dave Belisle gives incredible speech after loss (Video)

The worst thing about the Little League World Series is watching young kids deal with the agony of defeat. Rhode Island coach Dave Belisle made losing a little less difficult with his amazing speech after his team suffered a heartbreaking 8-7 loss against Illinois on Monday night. Belisle, who coaches the All-Stars from the town […]
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Chandler Parsons broke up with girlfriend Robyn Crowley

Chandler Parsons and Robyn Crowley are no longer dating. The Dallas Mavericks forward had dated Crowley for quite some time (see: Parsons birthday pictures), but there have been several indications recently that Parsons is single. He confirmed his relationship status during an entertaining interview Chelsea Handler last week. “I do not have a girlfriend,” Parsons […]
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Brian Orakpo: Johnny Manziel's middle finger was 'hilarious'

The Washington Redskins seemed to have a lot of fun with Johnny Manziel on Monday night. At one point, they were having so much fun with Johnny Football that they inspired the rookie to flip the bird to the entire Redskins sideline. Washington linebacker Brian Orakpo thought the gesture was entertaining. “It was hilarious,” Orakpo […]
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WATCH: Kobe Bryant takes over 1995 high school playoff game

Any NBA fan has seen highlights of Kobe Bryant taking over a game. The five-time NBA champion scored 81 points in a single game once, and he has scored 50 or more in a game 25 times in his career. But have you ever seen Kobe dominate in high school? We have you covered. In […]
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Tony Dungy, Phil Simms will try not to use word ‘Redskins’

Most major television networks have left it up to their television personalities on whether they want to use the term “Redskins” this season or not. With increasing pressure from politicians and other influential groups, the Washington Redskins seem destined to change their nickname at some point. The process might be accelerated if people just stop […]
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