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Cam Newton is a fan of the new wave of QBs

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton is doing what he can to prove that he is not a hater. Newton appeared on the NFL Network, where he discussed the new wave of quarterbacks such as RG3 and Colin Kaepernick that stepped up to the plate during their rookie year in 2012-2013. When asked, Newton stated that he is not threatened by these new faces. Please click here to read this...
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May 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Matt Kemp talks about giving his jersey and cleats to a young dying fan

Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp did a wonderful thing for a dying boy in San Francisco on Monday. On Monday, Dodgers third base coach Tim Wallach informed Kemp that there was a young man in attendance at AT&T Park that is a huge Dodgers fan. He also lists Kemp as his favorite player. Please click here to watch this video. The post Video: Matt Kemp talks about giving...
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Video: Matt Kemp talks about giving his jersey and cleats to a young dying fan

Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp did a wonderful thing for a dying boy in San Francisco on Monday. On Monday, Dodgers third base coach Tim Wallach informed Kemp that there was a young man in attendance at AT&T Park that is a huge Dodgers fan. He also happens to list Kemp as his favorite player. The horrible thing is that he is dying and that he cannot speak. After the...
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Montee Ball reminds John Elway of Terrell Davis

As a quarterback, Denver Broncos executive John Elway reached the promised land with the help of running back Terrell Davis in the 90′s. Together the pair generated back-to-back Super Bowl wins and sent Elway riding off into the sunset on top. Elway and his director of player personnel Matt Russell are hoping that a hunch will yield Denver’s current field general Peyton Manning...
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Montee Ball reminds John Elway of Terrell Davis

As a quarterback, Denver Broncos executive John Elway reached the promised land with the help of running back Terrell Davis in the 90′s. Together the pair generated back-to-back Super Bowl wins and sent Elway riding off into the sunset on top. Elway and his director of player personnel Matt Russell are hoping that a hunch will yield Denver’s current field general Peyton Manning...
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May 08, 2013  |  Discuss
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Billboard shows Joakim Noah spraying Lebron

The city of Chicago is on fire as both the Chicago Bulls and the Chicago Blackhawks are enjoying post-season play.  Check out this photo gallery of a local electronic billboard that hosts several images that support both teams. Of particular interest is the shot of Bulls center Joakim Noah spraying LeBron James with a fire extinguisher. The post Picture: Chicago billboard shows...
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Video: Carmelo Anthony posterizes Indiana in Game 2

The New York Knicks got a strong performance out of Carmelo Anthony as they thumped the Indiana Pacers 105-79 in Game 2 of their Eastern Conference semifinal series.  Anthony scored 32 points and New York  put the contest away with a 36-4  second half run, which lifted them into a 1-1 tie. Iman Shumpert chipped in with 15 points and Raymond Felton put up 14 as New York fought...
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May 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Baltimore Ravens filling the void left by Anquan Boldin

The Baltimore Ravens are going to have a really hard time replacing wide receiver Anquan Boldin. The team traded him to the San Francisco 49ers over a money issue. They now have the unenviable  task of replacing his production. Boldin was a critical piece to the Ravens success especially in intermediate to long distance  third down situations. The team’s assistant general...
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May 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Slow Motion Video: Manu Ginobili drains the game winner in double OT

It took two overtime periods to get it done but the San Antonio Spurs bested the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of their Western Conference Semifinals series 129-127. Manu Ginobili drained a go-ahead 3-pointer late in the second overtime Monday, to push the veteran unit to the winner’s circle. With the Spurs trailing by a point, Ginobili took a cross-court pass from Kawhi Leonard...
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May 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Tom Brady sees ghosts in the pocket according to Ryan Clark

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has amassed a large body of work. In doing so, his strengths are out there on tape as well as his weaknesses. Ryan Clark as a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers secondary had a fought few battles with Brady during his time in the NFL. Clark recently discussed Brady and the Patriots offense. The post Tom Brady sees ghosts in the pocket...
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John Abraham scoffed at Falcons reunion

When the Atlanta Falcons let defensive end/captain John Abraham walk for the second time in as many off-seasons, they burned a bridge that may not be repairable. Please click here to read this story. The post John Abraham scoffed at Falcons reunion appeared first on Players View.
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May 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: LeBron James dunks off a deflected pass

The Miami Heat dropped Game 1 of their Eastern Conference Semifinals series to the Chicago Bulls on Monday. The NBA’s reigning MVP LeBron James still put together a few highlights. James posted 24 points,eight rebounds and seven assists in Miami’s 93-86 defeat. Closing out games with authority has become a Heat trademark. On Monday, Miami looked every bit like a team that...
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May 06, 2013  |  Discuss

No supplemental discipline for Montreal Canadiens or Ottawa Senators after brawl

The only person missing from the Ottawa Senators thrashing of the Montreal Canadiens was WWE chairman/mouthpiece Vince McMahon. It is true that these are two teams that hate each other with a passion that is usually limited to a blood feud. However, what erupted in the third period that contest was downright ugly. Please click here to read this extensive story which features multiple...
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May 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: John Tavares wrists one to send the Islanders and Penguins into OT

Pittsburgh Penguins Chris Kunitz fired home a goal 8:44 into overtime Sunday, sending them to a 5-4 win over the New York Islanders and a 2-1 lead in their quarterfinals playoff series. The match was a cliffhanger as New York almost pulled off a late comeback, forcing overtime with a pair of third-period goals from Kyle Okposo and John Tavares. Watch Tavares send the game into...
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May 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Patriots owner Robert Kraft updates Rob Gronkowski's status

The New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft updated the media on the status of his mischievous starting tight end Rob Gronkowski. Please click here to read this story. The post Patriots owner Robert Kraft updates the status of Rob Gronkowski appeared first on Players View.
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Tyrann Mathieu taunted by Arizona smoke shop

The Arizona Cardinals drafted Tyrann Mathieu knowing that the former LSU defensive back would bring a laundry bag full of problems with him. Mathieu has claimed that he has overcome his “marijuana addiction” since he has rededicated himself to football after spiraling out of control during his final stint with the Tigers. The funny thing about the past is that it never goes...
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May 06, 2013  |  1 Comment

Brooklyn Nets fire interim coach P.J. Carlesimo

The Brooklyn Nets took the Chicago Bulls seven games deep into their Eastern Conference quarterfinals matchup. It still was not enough for P.J. Carlesimo to keep his spot.   Please click here to read this story. The post Brooklyn Nets fire interim coach P.J. Carlesimo appeared first on Players View.
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Slo Motion Video: LeBron James is the 2013 NBA MVP

Miami Heat superstar LeBron James is the KIA NBA MVP for the 2012-13 season. Word leaked on Friday that James was confirmed as the recipient of the award, although his MVP status was never in doubt at any point during the season. At Sunday’s presentation ceremony in Miami, James and team executive Pat Riley spoke to a media contingent that included NBA.com. James began by addressing...
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May 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Cincinnati Reds Jay Bruce posts his 125th career double

The Cincinnati Reds defeated the Chicago Cubs 6-4 on Saturday. RF Jay Bruce continues to swing a big bat as he knocked in his 8th double of the year and his 125th overall. Jack Hannahan brought in the go-ahead run with a bases-loaded walk in the eighth inning. Down 4-2 in the eighth, the Reds put up four points with the help of only hit. The win was the Reds took  second straight...
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May 05, 2013  |  Discuss

James Harden vows to help the Houston Rockets recruit free agents

The Houston Rockets have found the face of their franchise. Despite not being able to take advantage of the weaker-than-usual Oklahoma City Thunder in the playoffs, the Rockets feel that they are a team on the rise. Last off-season, the initial thought was that Jeremy Lin was imported to Texas to give the Rockets a brand to anchor their logo on. That did not exactly work out as...
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May 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Video:Joakim Noah steps up for the Bulls

The Chicago Bulls helped themselves to an invite to face the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference Semifinals on Saturday. They took out the Brooklyn Nets in the deciding Game 7 99-93. The Bulls were driven by center Joakim Noah’s double-double of 24 points and 14 rebounds. “I’ll remember this for the rest of my life,” Noah told ESPN. “I’m just so proud of this team...
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Derrick Rose: My brother and them can’t tell me what to do with my body

Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose has been the topic of so much speculation that there are plenty of NBA fans that would be good with not hearing his name mentioned for a few months. That will be a unfulfilled request. On Saturday, the Bulls will play the Brooklyn Nets in a winner-take-all Game 7 showdown. The winner will advance to face the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference...
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May 04, 2013  |  1 Comment
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Witten defends Romo's work ethic

Jerry Jones said he expects Tony Romo's game preparation to improve now that he has signed a huge contract, but Jason Witten says that has always been the case.

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May 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Arizona Diamondbacks Aaron Hill is healing slower than expected

Arizona Diamondbacks second baseman Aaron Hill fractured his left hand on April 9th.  Hill was due back in the lineup by mid-May but it looks like his original prognosis of-4-6 weeks downtime will be extended. Please click here to read this story The post Arizona Diamondbacks Aaron Hill is healing slower than expected appeared first on Players View.
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Bill Belichick praises LeGarrette Blount trade

The New England Patriots are reshaping themselves into a new look unit. In the midst of the departure of wide receiver Wes Welker and the uncertain immediate futures of tight ends Rob Gronkowski and Aaron Hernandez, the Patriots are restocking their arsenal with wideout Danny Amendola and the recent trade for former Tampa Bay running back LeGarrette Blount. Please click here...
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May 04, 2013  |  Discuss
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