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No Really: Dirk Nowitizki Plays a David Hasselhoff Song on TV

((ht: foxsports.com))We feel compelled to share this but to be totally honest, we aren't sure why.Maybe because it perpetuates a stereotype that Germans are the only people still fascinated with David Hasselhoff? Heck, I don't know.Anyway, check out what happens when Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki, a German, made an appearance on a German TV Talk show today called...
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The Dirty Dozen and The Bottom of the Barrel: Jameis Winston is an Idiot

With all the problems going on in the NFL, the disciplinary issues of the NCAA often take a back seat.Take for example defending Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston and Florida State.It's not so much that he did something stupid, jumping up in the middle of the Student Union and yelled an obscenity. And it's not that he leisurely strolled out of a Publix this summer with...
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Joel With The Goal Then Falls in a Hole

((ht: bleacherreport.com))Ooops.Here's your Wednesday soccer highlight of the day.Check out the goal celebration by Cortiba's Joel (joe-el) after a breakaway goal where he ended up having to dance around a few defenders.The goal, which was impressive, is only topped by what happened afterwards, Joel goes running down the end line and hurdles the advertising sign barrier....
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Okay, They Did It Again With These Jeter Tributes...

((HT: Gatorade))Yeah, the HQ will stipulate that we are (nor will we ever be) a Yankees fan...But with Derek Jeter's career coming to an end, the tribute videos are pretty cool.First, it was the RE2PECT ad from Nike. Now, it's this one from the Gatorade folks... Like we said... Cool...
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David Ash Is Done At Texas

((HT: Longhorn Network))David Ash will no longer play football-period. Head coach Charlie Strong said that, as a result of multiple concussions, his former starting quarterback is giving up the sport.His first major concussion was in a game against BYU last season. He came back for the Kansas State game, but still suffered some after-effects and was ruled out of the season.He came...
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Now, It's Jonathan Dwyer's Turn To Face Police On Domestic Abuse/Assault Charges

((HT: KTAR Radio/ABC15))We now have another football player in trouble with the law... this time in Phoenix...Arizona Cardinals' running back Jonathan Dwyer was arrested after allegations of domestic abuse against his wife from late July on back-to-back days. According to KTAR Radio the incidents happened like this:"In the first, Kayla sustained a fracture. In the second...
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Greg Hardy to be put on Exempt List

While the Ray Rice saga garnered most of the headlines last week, the NFL's other significant domestic abuse case had all but gone unnoticed.Not until Rice made headlines and the NFL botched there handling of it, did many people take notice of Carolina Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy's conviction back in July.Hardy played in the 1st game of the season for the Panthers,...
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Your New KHL Head Coach Nutty

((HT: KHL their own selves))The HQ remembers Andrei Nazarov in his playing days as an enforcer, and he seems to have taken that approach to his time behind the bench for Barys Astana in the KHL.A "too many men" penalty has resulted in one of these outsburstsTo be honest, the arm swing reminds us more of this... at the 4:11 mark
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Family: Brandon Marshall Abused Daughter and Not Investigated by NFL

We aren't quite sure what to make of this.In light of the NFL's worst week ever and the domestic abuse problems that Ray Rice and others have shown on the league, there may be more.The family of Rasheedah Watley came forward with noted lawyer Gloria Allred in Atlanta Wednesday afternoon charging Roger Goodell, the NFL and the Denver Broncos (team at the time) essentially...
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And The Vikings Continue To Say Everything By Doing Nothing (UPDATED W/Reax)

((HT: KARE-TV))Let's face it...NFL owners only want to hide behind their underlings in cases of perpetual dumpster fires...Like what's going on in Minnesota with the Vikings...Early this morning, the team without a whole lot of fanfare, decided to put Adrian Peterson on something called the "exempt" list until his legal problems are taken care of in Texas.This morning...
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Dumb Ass Braves Fan Ejected By Umpire Capping Crappy Night

((ht: cbssports.com))It's been a pretty crappy week, no, make that month...wait, make that a season for Atlanta Braves fans.And that frustration may have been encapsulated on Tuesday night. The only highlight for the poor hitting Braves--a fan who was ejected by umpire Tim Welke for screaming obscenities at Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper.Original Video - More videos...
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Jameis Winston in Trouble Again For Being Stupid

Defending Heisman Trophy winner and Florida State University Quarterback Jameis Winston is apparently in a bit of trouble....again.Winston is in trouble for apparently jumping on a table in the schools Student Union and screaming "**** her in the *****". The phrase has been used recently by people jumping in front of live TV cameras and in internet memes.And the incident...
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Worst First Pitch Ever This Week So Far: Charles Barkley Edition

((ht: mlb.com))Yikes! Who knew that NBA legend and TNT basketball analyst Charles Barkley would throw a first pitch nearly as ugly as his golf swing.Check out the Chuckster as he steps up to the mound Tuesday night at the Chicago Cubs game vs. the visiting Cincinnati Reds.And no, it's by no means the worst first pitch ever, there have been far worse this season, it does qualify...
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NFL and Players Association Modify Drug Testing Program

This probably is a long time coming for the NFL and the NFLPA. In the dust of last weeks "Worst Week Ever" for the NFL, the league came to an agreement with it's players association on multiple improvements to their drug testing policy.Among the changes:---Increasing the threshold for a positive marijuana test and additional steps will be put in place for positive test...
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And, Now, AP Is "Exempt..." Until Further Notice

((HT: KMSP-TV))Nothing like a middle of the night missive...The Wilf's have decided to go against their previous team decision and now have placed Adrian Peterson on a Commissioner's Exempt List- which the HQ thinks only Michael Vick was on previously.AP has been "asked," "encouraged," or whatever verb you can pick for this situation to stay away from...
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Surprising No One, NFLPA Appeals Rice Suspension

((HT: ESPN))Double jeopardy doesn't work in any formation of the law- and that inclues the implementation of suspensions in the NFL.The NFLPA is challenging the indefinite suspension of former Baltimore Ravens RB Ray Rice on the grounds that he was penalized for the same infraction twice. No matter how repulsive the charge and action, the NFLPA is doing the job that you would...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Big Sponsors Now Voicing Displeasure Over Peterson's Status

((HT: MyFoxTwinCities/ESPN))This is getting escalated quickly...Big-name Minnesota Vikings sponsors and public figures are voicing their displeasure with the Adrian Peterson situation and the idea that Peterson will play this weekend against New Orleans. Radisson Hotels is suspending its sponsorship of the team and the governor is getting his two cents in.Of course, it was the lead...
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Tony Stewart Incident Goes to Grand Jury

We knew last week that investigators had finished their work in upstate New York, trying to piece together exactly what they believe happened when Tony Stewart collided with Kevin Ward, killing Ward on a dirt track.Ontario County DA Michael Truillo announced Tuesday afternoon that the case would get presented to the county's Grand Jury.The incident, which happened at a track...
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Bryan Cranston's New Challenge: Baseball

((HT: Bleacher Report))So, what's a man to do after "Breaking Bad?"How about a one-man show for baseball's post-season...???Evidence below...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Braves Break Ground on New Ballpark

The construction on the site has been going on for a couple of months, though it's been limited to clearing land, grading it and relocating a gas line.On Tuesday it became official.The Atlanta Braves officially broke ground on their soon to be new baseball stadium that they plan on building on the northernmost edge of Atlanta in Cobb County.And they managed to find a naming partner...
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Hunter Pence Signs: The Rap Video (no, really)

((ht: gameovergreggy))Yeah, this really happened.For those not aware, San Francisco Giants outfielder Hunter Pence has been the target of some really funny, sort of Chuck Norris like signs during this baseball season.Some of them have been really, really funny. And Pence, ever the character has played along and had some fun with it.Check out what happens when two um, musicians, team...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Add Washington to List of NFL Teams Trying to Ban Phil Simms

Okay, so we aren't huge fans of CBS Sports lead NFL analyst Phil Simms, but he's certainly not the worst guy on TV.But according to the ignorant masses in Denver and Washington, he's a biased fool who should be off the air. Or at least that's the impression being put out.Denver Bronco fans started this bizarre story by organizing a change.org petition after Sunday...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Your Daily Keith Olbermann Rant On AP And The Vikes

((HT: ESPN/Olbermann))This opening rant was so incisive that the network cut it in two...Both parts are electric...And the HQ reminds everyone that KO hasn't been this fired up since he was on Bush 43's daily messes...He's on a roll and we'll keep posting as long as he is on fire...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

BASTA: Charles Woodson on Raiders’ Loss to Texans: “We Suck”

((HT: BASTA their own selves))Charles Woodson summed up the Raiders’ state in two word in his postgame interview: “we suck.” While he went on to explain that the Raider mistakes were fixable (with the added caveat, for now) those are still quite blunt words from the veteran safety.Once again, the opposing team moved the ball with will against the Raiders’ defense. Arian Foster...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

DEVELOPING: Another Child Abuse Accusation Involving AP

((HT: KHOU-TV))And this doesn't look good...Another four-year-old who Adrian Peterson has fathered with a different woman than the one currently involved in the Montgomery County, Texas abuse investigation has come forward to say that there may be another abuse case involving the star running back.We're just going to turn it over to the folks in Houston to explain this oneRusty...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss
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