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Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy is one of the best in the NFL in his craft. He also happens to be one of the league’s most respected sportsmen. McCoy is known for not only helping his own teammates off the ground after plays, but also opponents. Believe it or not, this is a problem for some people. Earlier this week, former Bucs offensive lineman Ian Beckles...
Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis shared some thoughts on Wednesday about concussions that probably won’t make the league happy. During his scheduled press conference, Lewis was asked if he has any concern for Vontaze Burfict’s health given that the linebacker has suffered multiple head injuries this season. The response was cringe-worthy. In short, Lewis said he believes...
Kansas City Royals outfielder Jarrod Dyson took a knee to the head from Baltimore Orioles third baseman Ryan Flaherty on Tuesday night, and the speedster doesn’t think it was an accident. After the game, Dyson said he believes Flaherty “put the knee down” on him during the pick-off attempt. “He put the knee down,” he told CBSSports.com. “But I ain’t worried about...
Colin Kaepernick is currently the best rushing quarterback in the league. The San Francisco 49ers signal-caller leads all quarterbacks with 242 yards rushing, which can make him difficult to defend. But more difficult to defend than Peyton Manning? Come on now. According to Andy Benoit of The Monday Morning Quarterback, 12 NFL coaches were asked at last year’s combine which quarterback...
The Kansas City Royals are one win away from the World Series and have not lost a playoff game. As LB previously noted, there are only two teams in MLB history to start a postseason with seven straight victories. Yes, these are the same Royals that have not been to the playoffs since they won...Read More
Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict has reportedly been fined $25,000 for intentionally twisting the ankles of Carolina Panthers players Cam Newton and Greg Olsen on Sunday. Burfict was shown from multiple angles twisting the ankles of Newton and Olsen after they each scored touchdowns during Sunday’s game, which ended in a 37-37 tie. Olsen later...Read More
For whatever reason, Snoop Dogg decided to launch a full-blown social media assault on Iggy Azalea earlier this week. It all started when Snoop posted a photo on Instagram making fun of what Iggy looks like without makeup on. Azalea later fired back by asking why Snoop was being an “ass” for no reason, and things have escalated from there. Snoop also then compared Iggy to...
Georges St-Pierre has been away from the UFC for almost a year now. The former welterweight champion vacated his title when he took a break from competition following his win over Johnny Hendricks last November. He then tore his ACL while training back in March. Has the time finally come for St-Pierre to return to...Read More
FOX Sports 1 analyst Eric Karros stuck a knife in the hearts of Chicago Cubs fans on Tuesday and twisted it. During the pregame show before Game 3 of the NLCS, Karros unveiled an infamous piece of memorabilia that he received when he was with the Cubs in 2003. It was a hat with a...Read More
A new meme that features WWE superstar Randy Orton has his the internet, and it is fantastic. The idea is to take videos of people — skateboarders, soccer players, random people, etc. — wiping out and make it look like Orton brought them down with his finishing move, the RKO. The video you see above...Read More
Even St. Louis Cardinals WAGs are complaining about Mike Matheny’s handling of the bullpen during Game 3 of the NLCS on Tuesday. Cards reliever Seth Maness followed Marco Gonzales and Pat Neshek by throwing a scoreless inning in relief of John Lackey. Maness went 1-2-3 against the Giants in the bottom of the 9th and was lifted for Randy Choate in the 10th. Choate proceeded to...
It’s no secret that comedian Daniel Tosh bears a strong resemblance to football coach Lane Kiffin. The only difference between the two is that one is beloved and the other is despised. Tosh, who is from south Florida and a fan of the region’s sports teams — especially the Miami Dolphins — has long recognized...Read More
Are the Kansas City Royals feeling themselves a little too much now that they’re up 3-0 in the ALCS against the Baltimore Orioles? Starting pitcher Jeremy Guthrie, who pitched five innings allowing just three hits and one run in KC’s 2-1 win on Tuesday, wore a clever T-shirt to his postgame media conference. Guthrie’s shirt...Read More
The story of the gritty, gutty, small-market Kansas City Royals stopped being cute the moment the eliminated the Angels and A’s from the postseason. They’re one win away from adding the Orioles to their list.After posting seven straight playoff wins, the Royals are showing everyone that they are the hottest team in baseball and a...Read More
The Kansas City Royals were among baseball’s better defensive teams during the regular season and have kept it up thus far during the playoffs. During game 3 of the ALCS, third baseman Mike Moustakas made a few nice plays, none better than this one. Adam Jones hit a ball into foul territory that looked destined...Read More
The San Antonio Spurs captured their fifth NBA championship earlier this year. When they open the new season on October 28, the players won’t be the only ones receiving championship rings. The team announced on Tuesday fans will receive replica rings as part of the festivities that include the raising of the championship banner and...Read More
Ronda Rousey cares about winning so much that she says she would rather die than lose. Rousey, who is the UFC women’s bantamweight champion, made her comments during an interview on “Jim Rome on Showtime,” a show for whom she is a frequent guest. Rousey said she refuses to tap out during a fight and would rather suffer whatever pain and injuries she’s subjected to rather...
Of all the ways to lose a close playoff game in extra innings, falling on a throwing error by the pitcher fielding a sacrifice bunts has to be one of the worst. Randy Choate could tell you all about it. The St. Louis Cardinals reliever walked Brandon Crawford to start the bottom of the 10th...Read More
A sideline fight between head coach Jim Mora and defensive coordinator Jeff Ulbrich was a microcosm for UCLA’s disappointing performance against Oregon last weekend and the downward trend the Bruins’ season has taken. After starting off 4-0, the Bruins lost consecutive games at the Rose Bowl — first an upset loss to Utah, and then...Read More
Week 6 featured a trio of back-door covers that absolutely killed Las Vegas, and Del was fortunate enough to be on the winning side in all three games. The end result was another solid week that featured a 9-6 record against the spread and 2-1 performance in locks of the week. Del has rattled off...Read More
Three Ball State Football players were reportedly with a group of people who pulled a nasty prank on a waitress at a restaurant over the weekend. According to to Ball State Daily, Muncie Police say a 17-year-old went into the bathroom after the group of six received its bill at Brothers Bar & Grill. The...Read More
Oregon is celebrating its 20-year anniversary of “The Pick” on Saturday, and the celebration will include some awesome throwback uniforms. While Oregon’s relationship with Nike has led to numerous cutting-edge uniform designs every year, the Ducks are kicking it old school this weekend when they take on Washington. For those of you who don’t know...Read More
On Monday evening, Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle brought us what will go down as one of the most embarrassing arrests of the 2014 NFL season when he was booked for shoplifting a bottle of cologne and some underwear from a department store. Randle’s reason for committing the crime makes it even more laughable. According to a police report obtained by CBS Dallas Fort...
Mike Goldberg called his first NFL game for Fox on Sunday, and he may never get an opportunity to do it again. Goldberg, who has done mostly UFC broadcast work, was scheduled to work Sunday’s game between the Minnesota Vikings and Buffalo Bills this weekend. According to Pro Football Talk, he has been replaced by...Read More
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick was fined $10,000 last week after he wore Beats by Dre headphones during his postgame press conference. The NFL recently reached an audio deal with Bose and banned Beats by Dre products from appearing on television as a result. That doesn’t mean Kaepernick is going to stop wearing them. Kaepernick, who has an endorsement deal...
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