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Gregg Popovich toys with reporters trying to evoke response over Phil Jackson rip

The San Antonio Spurs were in New York on Wednesday night for a showdown with the Brooklyn Nets at Barclay’s Center. Before the game, the assembled NYC media not surprisingly attempted to cajole the savvy veteran coach into getting in a war of words with Phil Jackson over some unflattering comments the New York Knicks...Read More The post Gregg Popovich toys with reporters trying...
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December 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Pete Carroll, Chip Kelly form mutual admiration society ahead of Seahawks-Eagles tilt

When the Philadelphia Eagles host the Seattle Seahawks at Lincoln Financial Field, it will reunite two head coaches who used their dominance of the Pac-12/Pac-10 conference as springboards to an NFL head coaching job. Both Pete Carroll (USC Trojans) and Chip Kelly (Oregon Ducks) established their reputations as top-flight coaches at Pac-12 schools and will...Read More The post Pete...
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December 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Penn State mistakenly sent Jerry Sandusky season ticket renewal letter

In yet another example of the use of automated technology can have unfortunately unintended consequences, the Penn State Nittany Lions football team actually sent out a season ticket renewal form letter to Jerry Sandusky. The letter, a copy of which was obtained by OnwardState.com, was mailed to Sandusky. It features a duplicated signature of Nittany Lions head football coach James...
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December 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Browns reportedly plan to stick with Brian Hoyer over Johnny Manziel

Despite a massive amount of conjecture, speculation and hearsay, mostly prompted by Johnny Manziel’s insertion into last Sunday’s 26-10 loss to the Buffalo Bills in relief of a struggling Brian Hoyer, the Cleveland Browns intend to stick with the guy who got them here and reportedly will start Hoyer against the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday....Read More The post Browns reportedly...
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December 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Tiger Woods says he lost five pounds from playing soccer with his kids

As any parent certainly knows, simply trying to keep up with children can be an exhaustive task akin to a grueling workout. As Tiger Woods apparently has learned, putting not one but two rambunctious kids on a soccer field and then spend some time chasing them around and a parent has a worthy exercise regimen...Read More The post Tiger Woods says he lost five pounds from playing...
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December 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Tom Brady dons silly wig, plays telemarketer in fantasy football commercial (video)

As Tom Brady dazzles fans with his fantastic play on the gridiron this season, the New England Patriots quarterback continues to dominate in delighting his fans with his off-the-field shenanigans and demonstrations of a not-so-serious personality, courtesy of a new, amusing commercial. The spot, for fantasy football outfit DailyMVP, features Brady as “Gary,” a telemarketer.....
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December 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Rex Ryan says he’s ‘embarrassed’ for himself, feels he let Jets owner, fan base down

Beleaguered New York Jets coach Rex Ryan gave a pretty honest assessment of how he has a prominent role in the nightmarish scenario that has played out this season as his team has stumbled, tumbled and played its way into an awful 2-10 record. With a 16-13 loss to the Miami Dolphins in which the...Read More The post Rex Ryan says he’s ‘embarrassed’ for himself, feels he let...
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December 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Kate Upton and Justin Verlander take in Cavaliers game, show up on Kiss Cam (video)

With LeBron James now in the fold, perhaps the Cleveland Cavaliers are on the cusp of attracting A-list, big-time stars to fill Quicken Loans Arena’s courtside seats, much like the New York Knicks and Los Angeles Lakers have been doing for decades. That may be a bit of a stretch given the fine city of...Read More The post Kate Upton and Justin Verlander take in Cavaliers game...
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December 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Bill O'Brien argues using J.J. Watt as TE is no 'circus show'

During the Houston Texans’ 45-21 dismantling of the Tennessee Titans, all-world defensive end J.J. Watt once again showcased his supreme athletic ability by once again playing on the offensive side of the ball. Watt’s foray into playing tight end at the NFL level yielded familiar results, as the 6-foot-5, 289-pound defensive force caught a touchdown pass, his third of the season...
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December 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Geno Smith explains not going out during pregame intros

In what seemed like a wise decision — for once —  by the New York Jets, the team opted to not have Geno Smith run out with the starters on offense during pregame introductions before the team hosted the Miami Dolphins at MetLife Stadium on Monday night. At least that was the prevailing theory at...Read More The post Geno Smith says it was his idea not to run out with starters...
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December 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Tom Brady has good laugh over notion he was being led around sideline on ‘leash’

With a few days between a hard-fought 26-21 loss to the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on Sunday, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was in the mood to have a chuckle or two over some of the events that transpired during the game, in particular how folks equated the resistance band he was...Read More The post Tom Brady has good laugh over notion he was being led around...
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December 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Evander Kane posts pic of himself doing push-ups with stacks of cash on back (photo)

Winnipeg Jets star Evander Kane returned to a social media visual motif both his fans and critics should be all too familiar with on Monday when he posted a photo of himself doing push-ups while bearing the weight of several fat stacks of cash. Kane, who already has earned approximately $16 million in his young...Read More The post Evander Kane posts pic of himself doing push-ups...
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December 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Decker's wife: He's 'depressed' over Jets' miserable season

Jessie James Decker, the country music-singing wife of New York Jets wide receiver Eric Decker, told a New York radio station Monday that her husband frequently comes home emotionally devastated after each successive loss, saying he frequently has been left “depressed” over the team’s terrible season. In comments made before the New York Jets took the field Monday night and...
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December 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Tiger Woods feels ‘great,’ seen taking big swings ahead of Hero World Challenge (video)

Tiger Woods’ official return to competitive golf will come Thursday when the presumably fully-rehabbed golfer will participate in the Hero World Challenge at the Isleworth Golf & Country Club. To hear it from the 38-year-old, 14-time major winner, he won’t require much time to shake off the rust, saying that feels “great” ahead of his...Read More The post Tiger Woods...
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December 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings defensive end Brian Robison cuts off long hair for Locks of Love (photo)

Minnesota Vikings defensive end Brian Robison underwent a radical transformation as it relates to his appearance on Monday, going under the scissors and getting his long hair cut off. “Tomorrows agenda…….. Send this to lockslove …. That’s right its gone,” Robison wrote regarding the below Instagram post, revealing that he would be donating all that...Read More The post...
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December 02, 2014  |  Discuss

DeSean Jackson gets custom Redskins cake to celebrate 28th birthday (photos)

Washington Redskins wide receiver DeSean Jackson took some time away from agonizing over a nightmare season for he and his teammates Monday to celebrate his 28th birthday. While the switch from Robert Griffin III to Colt McCoy on Sunday at the quarterback position did little to stem the team’s continuing downward spiral into inept dysfunction...Read More The post DeSean Jackson...
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December 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Justin Bieber manages to curse Patriots, Clippers in one fell, annoying swoop (vid/pics)

A confluence of events and an unpredictable occurrence of circumstances conspired Monday night in L.A. that very well could result in a possible curse being laid upon two well-respected and successful professional sports franchises, the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Clippers. To make matters worse, the curse is none other than the dreaded...Read More The post Justin Bieber...
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December 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Paul to host family grieving mother’s death at Clippers-Pistons game

Upon learning of how he was tangentially related to a mom and son’s shared love of the game of basketball, Los Angeles Clippers superstar Chris Paul set out to make sure that he did something to help the family deal with the mother’s death. Lisa Elaine Gallagher, 49, tragically passed away in early September after...Read More The post Chris Paul to host family grieving mother’s...
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November 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Devon Still responds to unpaid child support allegations

Cincinnati Bengals defensive lineman Devon Still issued a statement Wednesday in response to allegations that he is delinquent on child support payments, charges made by ex-girlfriend Channing Smythe and originally reported by the New York Daily News. Still denied the allegations, arguing that the legal battle ensuing between the parties be held in the courts,...Read More The post...
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November 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Jon Gruden on Redskins starting Colt McCoy over RG3: ‘He deserves the football’

The Washington Redskins season of seemingly directionless dysfunction took another left turn Tuesday when it was learned that Colt McCoy has replaced Robert Griffin III as the team’s starting quarterback and will be under center Sunday when the team faces the Indianapolis Colts. One person who believes starting McCoy over RG3 is the best option...Read More The post Jon Gruden...
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November 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Cam Newton’s third annual ‘Thanksgiving Jam’ feeds 800 underprivileged kids (video)

Even though the season for the Carolina Panthers (3-7-1) hasn’t gone exactly as planned, Cam Newton continued his stellar work related to community outreach by hosting the third edition of an extra-special event during the week of Thanksgiving. “Cam’s Thanksgiving Jam” on Tuesday night welcomed 800 underprivileged to an event featuring a good meal and...Read More The post...
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November 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Josh Gordon felt alienated by some in Browns organization

Josh Gordon admits that even though it’s been great returning to the Cleveland Browns after serving his 10-game suspension for violating the NFL’s substance-abuse policy, he’s felt somewhat alienated by some of those within the organization he once considered friends. Gordon made the revealing comments about how he’s felt he’s received the cold shoulder from...Read More...
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November 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Jenn Sterger hints she’ll be back in her cowgirl outfit for Seminoles-Gators game (pic)

It has been quite a few years since Jenn Sterger, then a comely coed at Florida State University, was spotted in the stands by an ogling Brent Musburger, who uttered the now-infamous line, “1,500 red-blooded Americans just decided to apply to Florida State.” Sterger parlayed the national recognition into several high-profile sports media gigs, including...Read More The post...
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November 26, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL reportedly has not commented on Richard Sherman’s odd presser routine

While it arguably made for great theater — although some have disagreed — many suspected that Richard Sherman’s prop-utilizing routine during his appearance in front of the media on Tuesday would evoke at least a response from the NFL. So far, according to a report from Pro Football Talk, it has not. The Seattle Seahawks...Read More The post NFL reportedly has not commented...
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November 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Aaron Rodgers: Packers-Patriots game is not a matter of him against Tom Brady

The match-up between the Green Bay Packers and New England Patriots in a Week 13 showdown on Sunday easily is one of the most highly anticipated games thus far this season. Two red-hot teams being led by equally on-fire quarterbacks at Lambeau Field in what arguably could be considered a Super Bowl preview? That’s what...Read More The post Aaron Rodgers: Packers-Patriots game...
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November 26, 2014  |  Discuss
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