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Devin McCourty talks about Patriots franchise tag decision

Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports The New England Patriots elected to use their franchise tag on kicker Stephen Gostkowski, instead of on safety Devin McCourty. McCourty, who had a $9.6 million tag number, spoke with ESPN’s Josina Anderson about the process following Monday’s deadline. Anderson asked McCourty how he feels about the Patriots decision. “I really didn’t know...
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March 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Jon Stewart kicks Seth Rollins in the balls on WWE Monday Night Raw

  Jon Stewart, the host of “The Daily Show,” and WWE entertainment wrestler Seth Rollins addressed their ongoing feud Monday night. Rollins sat at a desk in the ring, as the new host of The Daily Show, when Stewart showed up to trash-talk him. Eventually, Stewart kicked Rollins right in the groin. Stewart spoke about his ball shot backstage.       ...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Rugby League star Jarryd Hayne picks 49ers

  Australian Rugby League star Jarryd Hayne announced  at a press conference in Australia that he will sign a contract with the San Francisco 49ers. The 27-year-old chose the 49ers over the Detroit Lions and Seattle Seahawks he got a $100,000 guarantee from San Francisco. Hayne will be listed as running back, but his immediate impact likely will come on special teams, both...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Big name free agents the Atlanta Falcons should target

The Atlanta Falcons have a lot of holes on their roster, but they have the chance to make a quick turnaround under head coach Dan Quinn. They already have their franchise quarterback, Matt Ryan, in place and if they reel in a strong free agent class they should be able to make some noise in for the 2015 season. Atlanta has roughly $35 million in cap space which means they’ll be...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

James Harden suspended 1 game for kicking LeBron James in the groin

  Houston Rockets guard James Harden has been suspended one game without pay for kicking Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James in the groin. The incident occurred in the third quarter of the Rockets’ 105-103 overtime victory against the Cavaliers at Toyota Center on March 1. Harden was assessed a Flagrant Foul 1 for the incident, and it has been upgraded to a Flagrant...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Eagles sign linebacker Brad Jones to two-year deal

The Green Bay Packers decided to release veteran linebacker Brad Jones earlier this offseason, and it didn’t take long for him to find a new home. Jones decided to sign a two-year contract with the Philadelphia Eagles, the team announced Monday. Jones lost his job due to his lackluster play last season, and the Packers simply couldn’t depend on him to make tackles anymore...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Steelers release WR Lance Moore

The Pittsburgh Steelers announced Monday that they have released wide receiver Lance Moore. Moore, who signed with the Steelers on March 21, 2014, played in 14 games with two starts during the regular season.  He had 14 receptions for 198 yards and two touchdowns. The 31-year-old Moore has totaled 360 receptions for 4,479 yards with 40 receiving touchdowns in 115 NFL games...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Dolphins transition tag Charles Clay, release Cortland Finnegan

Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports The Miami Dolphins placed the transition tag on veteran tight end Charles Clay, allowing the team to match any deal that Clay can find in the free agent market. Clay, 26, was the Dolphins sixth-round pick in 2011.   In 2014, Clay recorded 58 receptions for 605 yards and scored three touchdowns. The Dolphins also announced that they have released veteran...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Wild acquire Chris Stewart, Jordan Leopold

The Minnesota Wild made two moves prior to Monday’s trade deadline. The Wild acquired Chris Stewart from the Sabres and sent Buffalo a econd-round pick in the 2017 draft. The Stewart deal came shortly after Minnesota acquired defenseman Jordan Leopold from the Columbus Blue Jacketsfor Justin Falk and a fifth-round pick. Stewart, 27, has 11 goals and 25 points in 61...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Ducks re-acquire defenseman James Wisniewski

Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports The Columbus Blue Jackets traded defenseman James Wisniewski and a third-round pick in the 2015 NHL Draft to the Anaheim Ducks on Wednesday for forwards Rene Bourque and William Karlsson, and a 2015 second-round pick. Wisniewski, 31, has a career-best eight goals and 29 points in 56 games this season.  He had 51 points in 75 games with...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Jarrett Bush arrested, released with no charges filed

Benny Sieu / USA TODAY Sports Green Bay Packers veteran defensive back Jarrett Bush was arrested early Sunday morning but was later released with no charges being filed in Vacaville, California., reports Rob Demovsky of ESPN.com. Bush was detained for misdemeanor public intoxication and later released following an incident at Evelyn’s Big Italian Restaurant in the downtown...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots tag Stephen Gostkowski, not Devin McCourty

Winslow Townson/USA TODAY Sports The New England Patriots used their 2015 franchise tag on kicker Stephen Gostkowski. Patriots placed their franchise tag on kicker Stephen Gostkowski, per a league source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 2, 2015 Gostkowski will make $4.126 million in 2015 unless he and the Patriots can agree on new deal before July 15. Using the...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Colts, Mike Adams share interest in new deal

Mike Adams was a huge piece for the Indianapolis Colts’ defense this past season, and the two sides want to get something done to continue together next year according to a report from Stephen Holder. Regarding Mike Adams, I sense motivation from both sides to re-sign him. I think it happens. Educated guess is Darius Butler hits the market — Stephen Holder (@HolderStephen...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Cavaliers don’t need to worry about playoff-positioning

Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports For a team that the world has recently labelled as the best in basketball, the Cleveland Cavaliers have sure looked average since earning one of their most significant wins of the season last Thursday against the Golden State Warriors. Granted, Sunday night’s 105-103 overtime-loss in Houston to the Rockets was a fan-friendly affair that offered...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Frank Kaminsky, Jahlil Okafor battling to win John R. Wooden Award

Now that college basketball’s regular season is coming to a close, the select few who’ve got a legitimate shot to win the annual John R.Wooden Award as the nation’s best player have unofficially separated themselves from a long list of hopefuls that just can’t compete, and going forward, only two of those players will matter. At the moment, Wisconsin senior Frank Kaminsky...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Broncos: We will continue working toward a long-term deal with Demaryius Thomas

Chris Humphreys-USA TODAY Sports The Denver Broncos have placed their non-exclusive franchise tag on wide receiver Demaryius Thomas, general manager John Elway announced on Monday. “This is another step in our efforts to extend Demaryius’ contract and ensure he remains a Denver Bronco,” Elway said. “We will continue working toward a long-term agreement with Demaryius,...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys franchise tag Dez Bryant

Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports The Dallas Cowboys officially used their franchise tag on wide receiver Dez Bryant ust before Monday’s deadline. Bryant will make $12.8 million in 2015 unless the two side can agree on a new contract by July 15. “I can tell you I’m not that excited about the franchise tag with Dez simply because I’d like to have our agreement and our business...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Clayton Kershaw is Dodgers Opening Day starter

The Los Angeles Dodgers are preparing for Opening Day on March 4th against the Chicago White Sox, and they announced today that Clayton Kershaw will be their opening day starter. Obviously that isn’t much of a surprise, but this time of year is exactly when excitement begins rising about the upcoming baseball season. .@Dodgers announce @ClaytonKersh22 will start #OpeningDay...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Jimmy Butler to miss three to six weeks

The Chicago Bulls announced Monday that Jimmy Butler will miss three to six weeks with a elbow injury. “An MRI of Jimmy Butler confirmed a Grade 2/3 ulnar ligament sprain and small bone impaction injury to the left elbow,” the Bulls said in a new release.  “It is estimated that Butler may be out three to six weeks.” In 55 games, Butler has averaged a team-high 20.2...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL salary cap will officially be $143.28 million in 2015

The 2015 NFL salary cap is officially set at $143.28 million. Teams were informed today the salary cap will officially be $143.28M, per source. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 2, 2015 OverTheCap.com has calculated each teams cap space for 2015. The Jaguars have the most cap space at over $68 million, followed by the Raiders ($55.4M), Browns ($53.7M) and the Jets ($51.4M). With...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Vince Vaughn takes Polar Plunge in Blackhawks jersey

  Actor and noted Chicago Blackhawks fan Vince Vaughn took part in Chicago’s Polar Plunge to help raise money for the Special Olympics Chicago. Wearing his Jonathan Toews Blackhawks jersey, jeans and sneakers, Vaughn took the plunge in Lake Michigan. Pop star Lady Gaga also took a dip in the 32 degree water.             ...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Tyler Ennis thankful for fresh start with Bucks

Tyler Ennis is a very talented rookie point guard that now has a role as a backup with the Milwaukee Bucks, but earlier this season he wasn’t seeing any playing time due to the logjam at point guard when he was with the Phoenix Suns. Since the trade, he has averaged 16.5 minutes per game in a backup role. This is exactly the type of opportunity that Ennis has been waiting on,...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Tyler Ennis thankful for fresh start with Bucks

Tyler Ennis is a very talented rookie point guard that now has a role as a backup with the Milwaukee Bucks, but earlier this season he wasn’t seeing any playing time due to the logjam at point guard when he was with the Phoenix Suns. Since the trade, he has averaged 16.5 minutes per game in a backup role. This is exactly the type of opportunity that Ennis has been waiting on...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Tiger Woods suspended by PGA Tour?

Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports Professional golfer Dan Olsen, who last played a PGA Tour event at the 2011 PGA Championship, told 730AM The Game in Lansing, Mich., on Friday that Tiger Woods has been suspended for a month by the PGA Tour. “I heard he’s on a month’s suspension … it’s kind of a strong witness,” said Olsen. “It’s a credible person who is telling...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Chiefs franchise tag Justin Houston

Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports The Kansas City Chiefs officially placed their franchise tag on linebacker Justin Houston on Monday, reports ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Game of tag is underway: Chiefs officially placed their franchise tag on LB Justin Houston, per team source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 2, 2015   Houston’s tag is expected to be worth about...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss
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