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Alfred Blue, Jonathan Grimes could be fantasy options from Texans

If you already had your fantasy football draft and selected Arian Foster, here’s hoping you also handcuffed him with Alfred Blue. With Foster out indefinitely because of a groin injury that will require surgery, the Houston Texans need to replace their star running back. For now, Alfred Blue and Jonathan Grimes appear to be most likely to split the action, with Chris Polk also...
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August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Arian Foster to undergo surgery for ‘severe groin injury’

The Houston Texans will begin the 2015 regular season without their best offensive player, as Arian Foster suffered a groin injury on Tuesday that will require surgery. According to John McClain of The Houston Chronicle, Foster went down with a “severe groin injury” at practice, but he is not expected to miss the entire season....Read More
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August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Jordan embarrassed by camper over his shoes

By Larry Brown Michael Jordan was embarrassed by a camper at his annual Flight School basketball camp in Santa Barbara, Calif., who clowned him with a social media meme. There is a meme going around where you make fun of someone whose shoes look ridiculous. The person points at the shoes and yells "What are thooooooose?!?!" in an exaggerated manner. Here's the brazen camper saying...
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August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Clowney’s father arrested for attempted murder outside club

By Steve DelVecchio The father of Houston Texans defensive lineman Jadeveon Clowney was arrested outside a strip club early Tuesday morning and charged with attempted murder. David Morgan, who goes by the nickname “Chili Bean,” allegedly fired several shots at an employee who works at the Crazy Horse Showclub in Rock Hill after he had been removed from sitting on the stage...
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August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant unsure if he will retire after next season

It is widely believed that the 2015-2016 season will be Kobe Bryant’s last in the NBA, but the only person responsible for making that decision is not yet convinced. In a recent interview with Marc J. Spears of Yahoo Sports, Bryant said that he will not make a final decision about his future until next...Read More
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August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Did Chris Mortensen delete Deflategate tweet because of Bill Simmons?

ESPN NFL reporter Chris Mortensen on Tuesday finally deleted his infamous tweet about Deflategate. Mort apparently figured out where the “delete” button was around the same time Bill Simmons started chiming in on his false report. Coincidence? Most people don’t seem to think so. Here is how Simmons demonstrated what he believes Mortensen should have...Read More
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August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Mortensen on false Deflategate report: Still figuring Twitter out

By Steve DelVecchio Less than a week after he bailed out of an interview with WEEI in Boston at the last second, ESPN’s Chris Mortensen joined “The Dan Le Batard Show” on Monday to address his false report about Deflategate. Back in January, Mortensen reported that 11 of the 12 footballs the New England Patriots used in the AFC Championship Game were found to be two pounds...
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August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

AJ Pierzynski tried to frame pitch that bounced in front of plate (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. Atlanta Braves catcher A.J. Pierzynski thought he could trick the home plate umpire into thinking he was calling a game of cricket on Monday night, but it didn’t work. During the eighth inning of Atlanta’s 9-8 extra-innings win over the San Francisco Giants, Pierzynski tried to frame a pitch...Read More
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August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Would Phil Jackson have taken Towns or Okafor first?

By Steve DelVecchio The New York Knicks finished with the second-worst record in the NBA last season, but they were not fortunate enough to secure either the first or second pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. Instead, the Knicks ended up selecting Kristaps Porzingis with the No. 4 overall pick. If the Knicks did end up with the top overall pick, who would they have selected? The choice...
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August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Gruden had to convince Dan Snyder to bench RG3

By Larry Brown. Here’s something that will come as a shock to NFL fans: Dan Snyder likes to meddle with his football team and be a part of big decisions. I know, I know — you’re just floored by the this revelation. But Snyder, who has zero previous football coaching experience, was so involved with football decisions last year that he had to be convinced by head coach Jay...
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Walt Frazier speculates Carmelo Anthony may seek trade from Knicks

As 31-year-old Carmelo Anthony heads into the back nine of his NBA career, the New York Knicks are nowhere near legitimate title contention. With a bad left knee and no championship, might Me7o consider asking out of The Big Apple? That’s the question Knicks legend and color commentator Walt Frazier is pondering out loud. In...Read More
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Chad Johnson showed up at fan’s house to play FIFA

Chad Johnson is a big soccer fan and, not surprisingly, enjoys the FIFA video game series. On Monday, the former NFL wide receiver was in the mood to play someone other than the computer. So, he made a trek across Virginia. Johnson was looking on Twitter for someone in the Norfolk area to get a...Read More
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Aaron Rodgers: TV networks have ‘too much access’

By Larry Brown If you feel that TV networks have too much access when they are broadcasting live games, you are not alone. Aaron Rodgers feels the same way. Many TV networks load up fields with over a dozen cameras and microphones so they can get every shot and bring viewers every sound of the game. While it completely enhances the at-home viewing experience, bringing fans that...
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Jimmy Superfly Snuka diagnosed with stomach cancer

There is bad news to share about another wrestling icon. The same day Rowdy Roddy Piper was found dead, Jimmy Superfly Snuka was released after undergoing surgery for stomach cancer. Snuka’s wife, Carole, joined Bill Apter for a video interview published on YouTube Sunday. In the interview, Carole read a statement of support to Piper...Read More
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Gregg Zaun goes off on Yordano Ventura over tweets about Jose Bautista (Video)

On Sunday, tempers flared between the Royals and Blue Jays as a result of Kansas City’s persistence to pitching inside. Afterward, Edinson Volquez blasted Josh Donaldson over his reactions during the game. Then, Jose Bautista tweeted he lost respect for Royals manager Ned Yost after catching word of his postgame comments. Yordano Ventura responded with...Read More
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Del talks Deflategate with The Eytan Shander Show

Whether you like it or not, the fallout from Deflategate dominated sports headlines last week after the NFL announced that Tom Brady’s four-game suspension has been upheld. On Saturday, I joined Eytan Shander to discuss the Brady fallout on 97.5 The Fanatic. Shander and I discussed a number of topics related to Deflategate, including who...Read More
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Illinois releases results of women's basketball probe

By Steve DelVecchio The University of Illinois hired a Chicago law firm to conduct an investigation into accusations of mistreatment by women’s basketball coaches, and apparently not much was turned up. A report from Pugh, Jones & Johnson that was released on Monday found the claims to be unfounded. Investigators determined that former assistant basketball coach Mike Divilbiss...
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon Armstrong back again with priceless Kobe Bryant impression (Video)

The undisputed king of NBA player impersonations is at again. Former New Jersey Net Brandon Armstrong continued his impressive run of basketball impressions on Monday, posting a new video to his Twitter account. Today’s subject? None other than one Mr. Kobe Bean Bryant. Kobe Bryant (@kobebryant) Be Like…
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Jim Mora turns P. Diddy fight into recruiting pitch for UCLA

By Larry Brown. Jim Mora is not just a great football coach. He is also a master spin doctor. To that end, Mora was able to turn the P. Diddy kettle bell incident into a positive recruiting pitch. Mora joined “The Dan Patrick Show” Monday and was asked about Diddy’s fight with UCLA strength coach Sal Alosi that made national headlines. Mora has managed to spin that moment...
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Tipster allegedly had ‘sexually explicit relationship’ with Aaron Hernandez

Two months ago, Aaron Hernandez’s lawyers threw up a Hail Mary when they filed for a jury probe in the Odin Lloyd murder trial. The probe filing claimed there could be reason to believe one of the jurors in the case had been exposed to outside information and lied about it during the jury selection...Read More
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Rousey to star in film based on her autobiography

By Larry Brown Ronda Rousey has officially reached mega-star levels. The undefeated UFC women’s bantamweight champion is set to star in a movie based on her autobiography, “My Fight/Your Fight.” Rousey’s book was released in May and has been a top seller (you can order it here). Releasing the book was just one step in a big plan for Rousey, who also sold the film rights...
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Ray Allen leaving NBA return open: “I won’t officially retire”

After ten All-Star appearances, two All-NBA selections, two championships, setting the all-time record for career three-pointers made, and hitting probably the clutchest shot in the history of the Association, nobody would blame Ray Allen if he decided to hang up his sneakers. But the 40-year-old sharpshooter isn’t quite ready to do so just yet. In...Read More
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Porn star offers to cook meal for any sports champion

By Larry Brown If you win Super Bowl MVP, some of the perks include receiving a car and winning a trip to Disney World. If you win a championship in American pro sports, one of the lesser-known perks is getting a night with adult movie star Lisa Ann.  Lisa Ann is retired from the adult film industry, but she is a huge sports fan and even hosts a Sirius/XM fantasy sports show....
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Packers TE returns to practice in wake of family tragedy

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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Packers TE returns to practice in wake of family tragedy

By Steve DelVecchio Green Bay Packers tight end Andrew Quarless returned to training camp on Monday in the wake of an unthinkable tragedy. Packers head coach Mike McCarthy said last week that Quarless was dealing with “an extremely difficult family situation” and would not be with the team for an unspecified amount of team. The 26-year-old told reporters Monday that his daughter...
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss
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