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Listen: Michael Irvin snaps on Cris Carter’s comments to his wife

There is a huge storm brewing in the land of retired Hall of Fame wide receivers. Current ESPN analyst Cris Carter is known as much for his struggles with cocaine addition as he is for his circus catches. `\ As everyone and their mother weighs in on the Josh Gordon debate, Carter has stated that the Cleveland Browns should cut the youngster from Baylor University that has lit up...
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Tyrann Mathieu discusses Josh Gordon mess

Arizona Cardinals cornerback Tyrann Mathieu is on the mend from a physical injury that derailed his rookie year. One thing that he has completely healed is the issues that surrounded his character after he and his Honey Badger character were associated with a variety of narcotics-related arrests while he played college ball at LSU. So much time has passed that Mathieu is now something...
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Bronson Arroyo opens up about season-ending injury

The Arizona Diamondbacks will be without righty Bronson Arroyo for the remainder of the season. Arroyo will undergo Tommy Johns surgery after he was diagnosed with a sprain in his ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow in June. Reliability has always been a hallmark of his career and the idea of the 37-year-old returning after the All Star Break next year feels like a foreign...
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Tennessee Volenteers freshman anchor Charles Mosley injured in car accident

Tennessee Volunteers defensive tackle Charles Mosley was injured in a car accident on Sunday. The freshman down lineman that racked up 20 tackles, eight sacks and four forced fumbles at Memphis’ Brighton High School before enrolling at Tennessee in May, reportedly has suffered a broken leg. According to the Times Free Press, the four-star recruit could have other injuries associated...
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Carmelo Anthony decision due at any time

We will find out soon enough if Carmelo Anthony is destined to return to the New York Knicks. As he holds court with teams such as the Chicago Bulls and the Los Angeles Lakers, Melo’s camp has never gone public with the notion that the Knicks are out of the race. While hardly a contender, the Knicks can offer Anthony a max deal at five years $129 million. The Lakers also have income...
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Johnny Manziel and his Las Vegas adventure

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel has yet to make an impression on the football field since becoming a professional. At this time of the year, a rookie that is on consistent media watch is usually a rookie that is a problem. This brings us to Manziel’s latest Vegas run over the July 4 weekend after the Browns asked him to “tone down” his behavior. The details of...
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Carlos Gonzalez may have a immediately untreatable injury.

Colorado Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez is beyond frustrated and he may be headed to the DL. Gonzalez gave comments to MLB.Com on Tuesday about the nagging injury to his left index finger. “They’ve said [rest] might not help,” Gonzalez said, who felt pain from the first pitch in his first at-bat. “I really don’t know what to do right now at this point. It’s just...
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June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Cam Newton challenges Richard Sherman

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton has called out a champion. As the voting for the next cover star of EA Sports Madden Football franchise comes to a logical conclusion, Newton has borrowed some tips from a famous wrestler to tip the scales in his favor. In the style made famous by the Nature Boy Ric Flair, Newton created a video that challenges Seattle Seahawks cornerback...
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June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Robocop throws first pitch at Detroit Tigers game.

Rapper 50 Cent has set the stage for the ceremonial first pitch that celebrities tend to indulge in. Fiddy’s pitch was so bad that anything that anyone produces will considered to be the stuff of legends. Was it marketing genius on behalf of a fading rap star or an epic fail that came at the wrong time? You can decide. What will be known is that when Robocop was paraded out for...
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June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Andre Johnson no-shows OTAs.

Houston Texans fans have a reason to be concerned. When a Pro Bowl veteran skips OTAs, in most cases it’s not that serious. In the case of Andre Johnson, it could be another signal in the series of hints that he has been dropping this offseason. John has expressed his frustration with playing for the team that is rebounding from an ugly 2013-14 season. It was one of many for Johnson...
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May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: David Ortiz slaps a three run homer against the Braves

The Boston Red Sox have experienced their fair share of woes during the 2014 run. But as this video proves, Big Papi says there is still a lot of baseball to be played. Video: David Ortiz Crushes A Game-Tying Homer Against the Atlanta Braves The post Video: David Ortiz slaps a three run homer against the Braves appeared first on Players View.
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5 Things The Oklahoma City Thunder Must Do To Win Game 4

The San Antonio Spurs are up on the Oklahoma City Thunder 2-1 in their Western Conference Finals series. Injured big Serge Ibaka breathed life into a Thunder team that felt like they were barely holding on before his Game 3 return. Ibaka’s inspired adrenaline can’t be counted on to carry his group again if they are to tie up the series at two games apiece. Here are the five things...
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May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Lakers rule out Carmelo Anthony addition

Carmelo Anthony and Kobe Bryant will not join forces to restore the Los Angeles Lakers to what some call their rightful place on the NBA’s throne. According to the New York Post, the Lakers brass is not interested in importing either the drama or lofty expectations that would come with such a union. Meanwhile, the Lakers have cap space, but sources maintain they aren’t too interested...
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May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Sacramento Kings could deal for Kevin Love without longterm deal

There is no doubt that Kevin Love is one of 2014’s hottest names on the move. The Minnesota Timberwolves All Star forward will not re-up with the club that has given him very little to work with as he enters the final year of his deal with them. Love has been linked heavily to the Chicago Bulls who may have to wait for his services. The Sacramento Kings are so thirsty for Love’s...
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May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Paul George refuses to accept Game 4 loss

Talk of the Indiana Pacers’ collapse has been buzzing since the tail end of the regular season. Said collapse is taking place before our very eyes as the Pacers gave up a 3-1 series lead to the Miami Heat on Monday. The Pacers have said and done what they could to at least give the appearance that they can keep up with LeBron James and company during the postseason. And it has...
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May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Manny Pacquiao & Juan Manuel Marquez ten years later

Last Thursday marked the tenth anniversary of the beginning of what would become the most popular in-ring boxing rivalry of the last decade. On that night, Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez stepping into the ring against each other for the first time and provided fight fans with their first taste of what was to come from their bouts together. May 8, 2004 was also the night that...
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May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night: Brown vs. Silva results

The latest UFC Fight Night card took place Saturday night. The card was headlined by a five-round non-title welterweight bout between Matt Brown and Erick Silva. Also on the card was Lorenz Larkin, who paid tribute to recently deceased former pro wrestler The Ultimate Warrior at the weigh-in. UFC Fight Night: Brown vs. Silva took place from the U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio...
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May 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Bermane Stiverne TKO’s Chris Arreola to become new WBC heavyweight champion

Boxing‘s first Haitian-born heavyweight champion was crowned tonight when Bermane Stiverne won the vacant WBC title with a sixth-round TKO of Chris Arreola. The title was vacated when former champion Vitali Klitschko retired from the sport to pursue a political career in his home country of Ukraine. The end came at 2:02 of the sixth round after Arreola had been knocked down twice...
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May 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Will Brooks named new opponent for Michael Chandler as Bellator 120 remains on pay-per-view

It didn’t take long for Bellator MMA to make some critical decisions regarding Bellator 120 next Saturday after Eddie Alvarez had to pull out of his lightweight title bout (and the card’s main event) against Michael Chandler. 411mania.com is reporting that changes to the card as well as the announcement that Bellator 120 will remain on pay-per-view despite Alvarez/Chandler III...
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May 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Eddie Alvarez off of Bellator MMA pay-per-view debut after suffering concussion

When history repeats itself, it usually isn’t a good thing. Bellator MMA is learning this as for the second time the main event to their scheduled pay-per-view debut has been called off due to injury. Sherdog and MMAFighting both have reported that Eddie Alvarez suffered a concussion while training and will not be able to fight Michael Chandler in the main event of Bellator 120...
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May 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator 119 results

Tonight, season 10 of Bellator MMA concluded with Bellator 119. The card was highlighted by the featherweight tournament final between Daniel Weichel and Desmond Green. Bellator 119 took place from the Casino Rama in Rama, Ontario, Canada. The following are the results for Bellator 119: Heavyweight bout—three rounds x five minutes Stuart Austin beat Craig Hudson by submission ...
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May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: highlights of Erick Silva

Erick Silva will make his second appearance in the octagon in 2014 when he fights Matt Brown tomorrow night in the main event of UFC Fight Night: Brown vs. Silva. The first appearance in the octagon for Silva in 2014 ended with a TKO win against Takenori Sato that came in just 52 seconds. Before signing with UFC, Silva earned black belts in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Judo and fought...
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May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: highlights of Erik Koch

Erik Koch is one of the more entertaining fighters in UFC and will be part of tomorrow night’s UFC Fight Night card when he takes on Daron Cruickshank. A veteran of Mainstream MMA, WEC and UFC, Koch has compiled a career record of 14-3 while fighting at lightweight, then featherweight and back to lightweight earlier this year. Koch earned Knockout of the Night for his last WEC...
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May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: highlights of Marlon Sandro

One of the top bouts of tomorrow night’s Bellator 119 card features featherweight Marlon Sandro. In what will be Sandro’s first bout in Bellator MMA in 14 months and his first bout at all since fighting on Pancrase‘s 20th anniversary show last September, Sandro will take on Chris Horodecki tomorrow night. A second degree black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Sandro has a career...
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May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Aaron Murray Will be Best Quarterback in 2014 NFL Draft

Coming out of high school, Aaron Murray was one of the most touted quarterback prospects. Murray was a four-year starter for the Georgia Bulldogs, earning plenty of accolades along the way, yet will probably be a mid-round pick in the 2014 NFL Draft. There is plenty of talent and potential among the quarterback prospects in this draft class and guys like Murray have enjoyed far less...
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May 08, 2014  |  Discuss
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