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Are Aaron Rodgers and Olivia Munn engaged?

  The tabloid OK! Magazine reports that Aaron Rodgers and Olivia Munn are engaged after nearly two years of dating. Reports indicate that the Green Bay Packers quarterback surprised his actress girlfriend with the unexpected proposal. The tabloid’s reporting, via The Big Lead: “Olivia wasn’t expecting it, but they’re so in love he just couldn’t wait,” revealed...
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January 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Tom Coughlin met with Jeffrey Lurie before Eagles interview

Former New York Giants Tom Coughlin on Monday interviewed for the Philadelphia Eagles head coaching job left vacant by the firing of Chip Kelly. But not before he enjoyed a private audience with team owner Jeffrey Lurie. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported Monday afternoon on the network’s “NFL Insiders” show that Lurie and Coughlin held a one-on-one meeting before the 69-year...
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January 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Cam Newton has interesting reason for not naming son Cam Jr.

Cam Newton earlier this week finally announced the name of his infant son, who was born on Christmas Eve. It was an interesting name, to say the least, as the Carolina Panthers quarterback revealed his newborn son’s name to be Chosen. Technically, the baby’s fully name is Chosen Sebastian Newton, but obviously most of the attention generated was caused by the unique first name...
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January 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Pete Carroll: Marshawn Lynch ‘looked really good in practice’

The Seattle Seahawks will have another offensive weapon at their disposal given that Marshawn Lynch is a go for Sunday’s playoff game against the Minnesota Vikings. And Pete Carroll indicated that the running back has made a return to form, as evidenced by seeing him in action this week. “He’s looked really good in practice,” Carroll said during his KIRO 93.7 radio show...
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January 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Olivia Munn’s mom: Rodgers a big star on Vietnamese blogs

Aaron Rodgers and Olivia Munn easily are one of the biggest celebrity supercouples going. And the Green Bay Packers quarterback apparently has a huge fan in his actress girlfriend’s mother. Munn was conducting an interview with Entertainment Tonight to tout her role in “Ride Along 2” when she discussed conversations she has with her mom about her NFL superstar boyfriend...
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January 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Man used in Curry lookalike meme a cancer survivor

A man whose photograph was used in a Stephen Curry lookalike meme actually is a cancer survivor who fought back over “how distasteful and cruel people can be without background knowledge of the person in the bullseye of the target.” Leon Mitchell, a 31-year-old from Tacoma, Wash., battled a rare form of throat and nose cancer whose appearance was drastically altered due to...
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January 08, 2016  |  Discuss

DeSean Jackson says ‘bad karma’ led to Chip Kelly’s firing

DeSean Jackson weighed in on the firing of Chip Kelly by the Philadelphia Eagles and said it essentially boiled down to bad karma coming back and biting the head coach. “I’m a firm believer that bad karma comes back on you,” Jackson said, via MMQB.com. “When you ruin a team like that, you do things to peoples’ families, you release people, you trade people, you get rid...
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January 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Jon Gruden refutes report he’s interested in Eagles job

Despite reports indicating otherwise, Jon Gruden has stated he is not interested in the Philadelphia Eagles head coaching job. Howard Eskin of Philly’s FOX29 and 94WIP radio tweeted that he received a text from the “Monday Night Football” analyst in which Gruden reportedly wrote, “I’m not interested.” A report surfaced Thursday from the Philadelphia Daily News that...
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January 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Cam Newton reveals newborn son’s name on jersey: ‘Chosen’ (pic)

After a few weeks of promising he would at some point reveal the name of his newborn son, Cam Newton used his practice jersey to make the big announcement. A photograph snapped by ESPN’s David Newton alerted to the world to the baby boy born on Christmas Eve to the Carolina Panthers quarterback and longtime girlfriend Kia Proctor. Chosen. Panthers quarterback Cam Newton wears...
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January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Browns fans can trade team quarterback autographs for gift cards

One of the Cleveland Browns’ primary claims to longstanding organizational futility is the fact the teams has had an astounding 22 quarterbacks start a game over the past 17 seasons. A memorabilia company currently is running a clever promotion that at least will help fans of the teams benefit from such a lengthy run of quarterbacking ineptitude. Steiner Sports announced that...
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January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Coyotes’ John Scott relishing controversial NHL All-Star nod

John Scott, the 33-year-old brawler and enforcer in a league that no longer holds such players in high regard, was named to the 2016 NHL All-Star Game thanks to a groundswell of support built upon the idea of a joke from snarky, social-media savvy fans. But how it all happened matters little to the Arizona Coyotes bruiser. Scott says he’s relishing very minute of it. “I would...
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January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Harden: Fan who shined laser pointer at him ‘disrespectful’

James Harden indicated he doesn’t really care that the fan who recently shined a laser pointer at him as he shot free throws has been banned from attending NBA games for one year. In fact, he believes the offending party deserves it. “That’s just disrespectful, not just to a basketball player, anybody,” Harden said after the Houston Rockets’ practice Wednesday, via...
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January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Bill Parcells believes Eagles should hire Tom Coughlin

Bill Parcells said he believes the Philadelphia Eagles should think far outside the box and hire former New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin to replace Chip Kelly. The NFL coaching icon was asked if Coughlin, who stepped down from his position with the Giants earlier this week, would be a good fit for the Eagles during a radio interview on Philadelphia’s 97.5 The Fan on Thursday...
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January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Jason Day discusses wife getting bowled over by LeBron James

A frightening scene played out during a Cleveland Cavaliers game at Quicken Loans Arena in December when Ellie Day, the wife of PGA Tour superstar Jason Day, was absolutely demolished when LeBron James bowled her over while diving for a loose ball (video here). Day received some unwarranted criticism for apparently not doing more to protect his wife in the split second he had to...
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January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict: ‘I hate Pittsburgh’

Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict didn’t mince his words when expressing just how he feels about Saturday’s playoff opponent, the Pittsburgh Steelers. Before quickly exiting the locker room following Wednesday’s practice, the controversial player — who already has made himself a villain in the eyes of Steelers fans — not to mention the team’s players ...
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January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Confirmed: Ronda Rousey to appear in 2016 Swimsuit Issue

The Internet lost its collective mind this week when a photograph was “leaked” on Instagram of an unidentified individual donning body paint that appeared to tease Ronda Rousey’s possible presence in the 2016 SI Swimsuit Issue. The pic, posted by MJ Day, the assistant Managing Editor for Sports Illustrated for the swimsuit issue, instantly created a massive buzz. ...
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January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Mike McCarthy: Packers ‘ready to showcase who the hell we are’

There’s no denying the Green Bay Packers come limping into the postseason courtesy of two disappointing and disheartening losses. And while Mike McCarthy recognizes the generally negative perception of the Packers’ prospects — beginning with the team’s showdown Sunday against the Washington Redskins — of success in the playoffs, quite frankly, he doesn’t concern himself...
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January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Johnny Manziel’s ‘Billy Vegas’ alter ego inspires cottage industry (pics)

Johnny Manziel may have finally put an unceremonious end to his career with the Cleveland Browns with his purported trip to Las Vegas during which he allegedly donned a disguise featuring a blond wig, fake mustache and glasses. But the entire saga has inspired the creation of a “Billy Vegas” persona on the Internet featuring a bevy of memes, jokes and whatnot. The “Billy Vegas”...
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January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

LeBron James on pal Johnny Manziel: Hope he figures it out

LeBron James and Johnny Manziel struck up a friendship and a professional partnership upon the NBA’s superstar’s return to the Cavaliers and the quarterback being drafted by the Browns, developments that occurred within months of the other in 2014. James was asked about the very public troubles his pal and business partner — Manziel is a client of LRMR, James’ marketing...
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January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Big Ben stands by decision to call out Martavis Bryant

Ben Roethlisberger on Wednesday defended his decision to call out Martavis Bryant in the media, during which he essentially told the struggling Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver to “toughen up.” With the Steelers set to battle the Cincinnati Bengals Saturday, Roethlisberger downplayed any notion that his critical comments led to any issues between himself and Bryant. ...
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January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Fundraiser started for Denna Laing after injury at Winter Classic

As part of the festivities surrounding the 2016 NHL Winter Classic, an outdoor game held on New Year’s Day at Gillette Stadium, a women’s ice hockey game was played on Dec. 31. While that alone obviously should be considered a significant event in its own right, tragedy befell the game when Denna Laing, a forward for the Boston Pride, was severely injured after stepping on...
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January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Brandon Marshall to Johnny Manziel: ‘Get your life together’

Brandon Marshall saw a fair share of controversy early on during his NFL career. But the New York Jets wide receiver appears to have come out the other side while becoming an extremely productive player mostly free and clear of any off-the-field distractions. This arguably puts the New York Jets wide receiver in a great place to provide some much-needed advice to Johnny Manziel...
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January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Cam Newton’s ‘Even Janitor’ line call sparks latest QB audible craze

Cam Newton busted out a new and unique line call while making an audible during last Sunday’s blowout win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and it looks like it could spark the latest craze over the wacky things quarterbacks sometimes say at the line of scrimmage. Video surfaced of the Carolina Panthers signal-caller yelling “Even Janitor” while reading the Bucs defense while...
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January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Doug Baldwin credits Steve Largent for standout season

Doug Baldwin enjoyed one of the finer seasons ever put up by a Seattle Seahawks wide receiver, and he made sure to give due credit to the best wideout in the team’s history for helping him accomplish it. Baldwin said he began a text message exchange two years ago with none other than Steve Largent, the Seahawks’ all-time leading receiver in receptions, yards and touchdowns,...
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January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

LeBron James has awkward chat with nearly nude David Blatt

The Cleveland Cavaliers probably were feeling pretty good following Monday’s 122-100 throttling of the Toronto Raptors. And even head coach David Blatt apparently was feeling pretty loosey-goosey himself inside the team’s locker room … much to the chagrin, though, of one LeBron James. The Akron Beacon Journal’s Jason Lloyd reports that James was summoned to Blatt’s office...
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January 05, 2016  |  Discuss
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