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By Steve DelVecchio Former NFL tight end Jerramy Stevens, who is married to US women’s soccer star Hope Solo, was reportedly arresting in Los Angeles this week for driving while under the influence. Solo was with him at the time, and she was apparently not all that cooperative with police. According to TMZ, Stevens was pulled over just before 2:00 a.m. Monday morning when officers noticed...
By Steve DelVecchio Just in case you were wondering how common it is for NFL teams to mess with the amount of air that goes in or comes out of an official game ball, the Internet has uncovered an intriguing clip that seems to indicate Aaron Rodgers has admitted to “cheating” this way in the past. Earlier this season, Phil Simms explained during a CBS broadcast that Rodgers...
Former Dallas Cowboys defensive end Marcus Spears went hunting for ducks on Tuesday morning. When he informed his Twitter followers of what he was doing, he had an embarrassing run-in with autocorrect. Some of you probably know where this is going. Here’s a retweet that shows what Spears initially wrote before deleting it: Autocorrect takes...Read More
When Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Jermaine Kearse caught the game-winning touchdown in overtime of the NFC Championship Game, he was so overcome with emotion that he threw the ball as far as he could into the stands. It landed in the hands of 32-year-old Scott Shelton. Kearse said he does not regret tossing the ball...Read More
By Steve DelVecchio Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray and his girlfriend Heidi Mueller are engaged. Mueller, a 32-year-old actress and the mother of Murray’s 1-year-old daughter, made the announcement on Monday by posting a photo of her flashing a ring on Instagram. “We’re ENGAGED!!!” she wrote. Mueller and Murray have dealt with some serious drama over the...
The New England Patriots will play in their sixth Super Bowl of the Bill Belichick and Tom Brady era on Feb. 1, and the takedown of the franchise’s accomplishments is already off and running. As the NFL worked to get to the bottom of what may have happened with some possibly underinflated footballs during Sunday’s...Read More
By Steve DelVecchio Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young has found himself at the center of some unfortunate gossip rumors, and they may have cost him a pretty penny. Last week, some photos surfaced that appeared to show Swaggy P hanging out with two ladies who were not Iggy. He was seen escorting them from his 1962 Chevy Impala — which Azalea bought for him — into a private...
The New England Patriots may or may not have intentionally taken air out of footballs during their win over the Indianapolis Colts in the AFC Championship Game, but don’t expect the New York Daily News to wait for the facts before mocking Bill Belichick. The back page of Tuesday’s edition of the Daily News features...Read More
By Steve DelVecchio The Chicago Bulls have not played well over the last two weeks, and Derrick Rose is tired of it. After Monday’s 108-94 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers, which was Chicago’s sixth loss in its last eight games, Rose was not shy about expressing his frustration. “Everybody has to be on the same page,” he told reporters, via Nick Friedell of ESPNChicago...
DeAndre Jordan went all A.D.D. during his postgame interview with FOX Sports Monday night. Jordan had 19 points, 12 rebounds and six blocks in the Clippers’ 102-93 win over the Celtics and was asked to do an interview after the game. The only issue is Jordan was barely present during the interview and even openly...Read More
Robert Allenby stands by his story that he was abducted, robbed and beat up on Friday night in Hawaii despite others providing conflicting details. News emerged on Saturday that the Australian golfer was allegedly kidnapped outside a wine bar where he was drinking after missing the cut at the Sony Open in Hawaii Friday. A photo showed injuries to Allenby’s face, and the golfer’s...
By Larry Brown Dustin Johnson says he did not have a cocaine problem that led him to take a leave of absence from the PGA Tour, though he does admit he had a problem with excessive drinking. Johnson has not played on tour since taking a leave of absence for personal reasons back in late July. Though Johnson said his absence was due to personal reasons, reports said he received...
The NFL’s investigation into claims that the Patriots may have been using deflated balls during the AFC Championship Game began following the Colts’ lone interception of Tom Brady, according to a report. WCVB-TV reports that suspicions first arose when Indianapolis linebacker D’Qwell Jackson intercepted a Tom Brady pass early in the second quarter of the game. Jackson noticed...
Tim Irvin is already learning the hard way that as a high-profile recruit, you have to watch everything that you do on social media. Irvin is a defensive back from Florida who originally committed to Texas as part of Charlie Strong’s heralded “Florida Five.” However, Irvin switched his commitment to Auburn over the weekend and...Read More
Julian Edelman on Monday wore a T-shirt featuring Tupac Shakur flipping a double bird, but he sort of forgot about that when it was time for his media interviews and had to apologize. Edelman’s shirt said “trust nobody” on it, which was a reference to the deflating balls investigation. Once Edelman realized what shirt he...Read More
Vince Wilfork did his part during Sunday’s AFC championship game to help the Patriots advance to this year’s Super Bowl. Afterward, he performance a civic duty by helping a woman in need. On his way home from the game, Wilford stopped at the scene of an automobile accident with the above pictured overturned vehicle. According...Read More
By Steve DelVecchio Someone who works in the Seattle Seahawks’ social media department made an unwise decision on Monday, and it did not go unnoticed. With Monday being Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the Seahawks sent a Tweet that said “we shall overcome” and included an inspirational quote from Dr. King. That would have been fine, but the team chose to run the quote next to...
Police were called to the home of sports agent Drew Rosenhaus on Sunday evening as a result of an alleged domestic dispute between him and his wife, Lisa Thomson. The latest report from TMZ indicates that Dan Bilzerian may have something to do with the heated exchange. According to one of TMZ’s sources, Rosenhaus was...Read More
By Steve DelVecchio Tiger Woods is missing a tooth. On Sunday, some photos of Tiger watching his girlfriend Lindsey Vonn’s race in Italy appeared to show Woods hiding behind a disguise. As it turns out, he may have been hiding the fact that he needs dental work. .@TigerWoods surprised @lindseyvonn at her record-breaking World Cup ski race in Italy http://t.co/lSk2AdYlxM pic...
By Steve DelVecchio Did anyone feel better than Seattle Seahawks defensive lineman Michael Bennett after Sunday’s comeback win over the Green Bay Packers? We already showed you Bennett riding a police bike around the stadium after the game, but the metaphor he gave during a postgame interview was even more entertaining. When asked how he felt after his team erased a 16-0 deficit...
The NFL announced on Monday that the New England Patriots are being investigated to determine if they intentionally deflated balls during their win over the Indianapolis Colt’s in Sunday’s AFC Championship Game. According to Pro Football Talk, several balls were indeed removed from the game for being underinflated. Does that mean the Patriots let air...Read More
We know at least two ESPN employees who must be shocked that the New England Patriots will be playing for a championship in two weeks. Trent Dilfer, who proclaimed that the Patriots just “not good anymore,” and Chris Mortensen, who published a report about “tension” between Tom Brady and New England’s coaching staff, look a...Read More
By Steve DelVecchio Mike Ditka can easily be considered one of the faces of football. Da Coach won a total of three Super Bowls — two as an assistant coach with the Dallas Cowboys and one as head coach of the Chicago Bears — and was a five-time All-Pro tight end. So when Ditka says he would not want his son playing football, it definitely gives you pause. Ditka has three sons...
Seattle Seahawks defensive lineman Michael Bennett did something odd after winning the NFC Championship Game. The man snagged a bike from the police and rode around the stadium for a victory lap. The only thing better than Bennett taking a joy ride around the stadium is the memes and remixes people came up with. At...Read More
Marc Trestman is a candidate for the Oakland Raiders offensive coordinator position, according to reports. Trestman, who was fired after two disappointing seasons as head coach of the Chicago Bears, is slated to interview with the Raiders in the coming days, according to NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport. CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora says Trestman is...Read More
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