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Flyers help soldier surprise his family (Video)

When the parents of Army Pfc. Matthew Windish joined the Philadelphia Flyers for a special ceremony on Thursday night, they were led to believe that the team would be honoring their son. Little did they know, Matt was in the building. Matt’s parents Joann and Mark stood with his brother Chris in front of a […]
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December 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Michael Irvin pulls the race card over Robert Griffin III benching

There has been no shortage of controversy surrounding Mike Shanahan’s decision to bench Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III for the rest of the season. Between speculation that Shanahan is intentionally trying to get himself fired and reports that RG3 is furious, the situation has turned into a full-blown circus. And now, Michael Irvin has […]
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December 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Robinson Cano: The Yankees gave me no respect

Robinson Cano was officially introduced as a member of the Seattle Mariners on Thursday, and he did not exactly take the high road when discussing his former team. Cano told reporters that the Mariners “showed me love” and made it clear that they wanted him from day one. As for the New York Yankees, the […]
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December 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: RG3 very 'angry,' coaches want to be ‘put out of their misery’

Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder is playing a game of chicken with Mike Shanahan and his coaching staff. It is widely assumed that Shanahan is going to be fired before the 2014 season, but for some reason he has been left to continue coaching his 3-10 team. And he’ll be doing so without the future […]
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December 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Deron Williams crosses up Chris Paul twice (Video)

The Brooklyn Nets got the best of the Los Angeles Clippers on Thursday night, and part of the reason for that was Deron Williams winning some of his one-on-one battles with Chris Paul. Williams, who is rounding back into form after missing a large portion of the season because of injury, made CP3 look silly […]
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December 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Philip Rivers rocks rattlesnake cowboy boots during postgame interview

Philip Rivers is pretty much as country as they come. It must have taken the Alabama boy some serious adjusting when he first started playing for the San Diego Chargers. The rattlesnake cowboy boots he wore after Thursday night’s win over the Denver Broncos would seem to indicate he has yet to adjust completely. Rivers […]
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December 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Jacoby Ellsbury takes out full-page ad thanking Red Sox fans

Earlier this week, Roy Halladay took out a full-page newspaper ad thanking Philadelphia Phillies fans after he announced his retirement from baseball. Jacoby Ellsbury did the same thing for Boston Red Sox fans on Friday, though his gesture may not be as well-received. While it was a classy move from Ellsbury, who was part of […]
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December 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Ryan Mathews did the LT ball flip celebration after touchdown (GIF)

Ryan Mathews had a LaDainian Tomlinson-type game for the San Diego Chargers on Thursday night, so it was fitting that he celebrated his touchdown run like he was LT. Mathews went for 127 yards on 29 carries — his fifth 100-yard game of the season — and he scored on a 23-yard touchdown run against […]
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December 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Kevin Sumlin’s new contract has $5 million buyout for only first three years

Kevin Sumlin and Texas A&M agreed to a new contract recently, and the terms of the deal will make it extremely expensive for another program to poach him. The Texas A&M Board of Regents on Thursday unanimously approved the extension for Sumlin. The contract calls for him to be paid $5 million annually through 2019. […]
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Keenan Allen hurdles Broncos defender to score touchdown (GIF)

San Diego Chargers rookie wide receiver Keenan Allen is having a phenomenal season. One of his best plays of the season came on Thursday night against the Denver Broncos when he scored a touchdown in the second quarter. Allen caught a pass from Philip Rivers at around the 18-yard line. Several Broncos defenders closed in […]
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Keenan Allen hurdles a man, goes Air Jordan on touchdown (GIF)

Keenan Allen wasn’t about to let anything keep him from scoring a touchdown against the Denver Broncos on Thursday night. The San Diego Chargers rookie receiver caught a pass from Philip Rivers across the middle on 3rd and 6 and saw two Broncos converging on him. He decided the best way to handle the situation […]
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL picks Week 15 against the spread – Del’s picks

Del continued his trend of sub-par picking against the spread with a 7-9 week last week, but you’re never going to believe something else that happened. Del went a perfect 3-0 in the top three picks of the week. That’s right — undefeated. While we realize it is going to be nearly impossible to get […]
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Logan Morrison slings regrettable homophobic insult on Twitter

Seattle Mariners outfielder Logan Morrison (he was just traded to the Mariners from the Miami Marlins for those of you who were not aware) is one of the most entertaining MLB players to follow on Twitter. Like any other professional athlete, he has to be careful with the stuff he tweets since so many people […]
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Johnny Manziel thinks he is ready for NFL draft

For the past several months, the expectation has been that Johnny Manziel would enter the NFL draft after the college football season. As a redshirt sophomore, he will be eligible to go pro. To nobody’s surprise, that’s exactly what it sounds like he will do. Manziel admitted to reporters this week that the draft has […]
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

AJ McCarron: Nick Saban told me he’s not leaving Alabama

If Nick Saban is planning on leaving Alabama to coach Texas, he lied to his starting quarterback. Either that, or AJ McCarron is lying to us. Either scenario is a genuine possibility. McCarron was asked about Saban’s futur on Thursday during an appearance on ESPN’s “College Football Daily.” The senior took a shot at his coach’s […]
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Pete Rose: Jay-Z got Robinson Cano and extra 30 days of vacation – October

Pete Rose was one of the most hard-nosed players to ever sprint around a Major League Baseball diamond. Like most others who give 110% percent on a daily basis, the playoffs were important to baseball’s all-time hits leader. He appeared in 67 playoff games and had over 300 plate appearances and a .321 batting average […]
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Robinson Cano to wear No. 22 with Seattle Mariners

Robinson Cano wore No. 24 during his nine seasons with the New York Yankees. He will wear No. 22 with the Seattle Mariners. The Mariners sent out their first official team-issued photo of the $240 million man on Thursday and announced that 22 is his new number. Ken Griffey Jr. is the last player to […]
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Redskins would sign another QB if Kirk Cousins or Rex Grossman got hurt

How committed is Mike Shanahan to keeping Robert Griffin III on the bench for the remainder of the season? As long as Shanahan is the coach, Griffin will not be touching the field again during a game in 2013. According to Mike Jones of The Washington Post, Shanahan told reporters on Thursday that the Redskins […]
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Steve Spurrier takes shot at Florida for not making bowl game

South Carolina head coach Steve Spurrier was his usual self during his scheduled press conference on Thursday. By that, we mean he did everything he could to ruffle as many feathers as possible in a short amount of time. His most entertaining insult came at the expense of the Florida Gators. As you know, Florida […]
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Muhammad Ali dodges 21 punches in 10 seconds in fantastic GIF

Muhammad Ali is arguably the greatest fighter to ever live. Tell you something you don’t know, right? In 1977, when Ali was nearing the end of his career, he fought 19-year-old Michael Dokes in a three-round exhibition. Ali was 35 at the time, and he made his young opponent look completely foolish. At first glance, […]
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Sedin twins wear matching sweaters in Canucks’ ugly Christmas sweater picture

Daniel Sedin and Henrik Sedin are twins. They both play for the Vancouver Canucks. It’s really, really cute, and the Sedin brothers took things to an entirely new level recently when they posed with some teammates while wearing matching ugly Christmas sweaters. As you can see from the photo above that Bure’s Triple Deke shared […]
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Cade Foster receives letter of support from George W. Bush

Alabama kicker Cade Foster has probably had plenty of sleepless nights over the past two weeks. The senior missed three field goals in his team’s loss to Auburn, a loss that cost the Crimson Tide a chance at a third straight national championship. After the game, Foster’s teammates defended him against fans who were harassing […]
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Zach Randolph gives young fan the shirt off his back (Video)

By all indications, Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph is one of the NBA’s good guys. Sure, he has gotten into his fair share of physical altercations on the court and been accused of throwing a cheap shot every now and then, but Randolph was also recognized with the Kia Assist award for his work in […]
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Mack Brown deals with bright lights during press conference

Having coached one of the nation’s most prestigious football programs for 16 years, Texas coach Mack Brown is used to the spotlight. The second winningest coach in school history has won a national championship with the Longhorns and appeared in another. Still, there’s only so much brightness one man can take. On Thursday, in the […]
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Nick Saban reportedly ‘trying to see what staff at Texas might look like’

As the Nick Saban watch continues, there has been very little that has developed over the past few days. We can expect it to remain that way all the way through the BCS National Championship Game, though the speculation is only going to get worse if and when Mack Brown officially announces that he is […]
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss
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