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Seattle Seahawks 747 draws ’12′ in sky over Washington

The Seattle Seahawks painted Boeing 747-8 Freighter flew across Washington state in a pattern that drew a “12″ across Eastern Washington, a salute to the 12th man. The post Seattle Seahawks 747 draws ’12′ in sky over Washington appeared first on Sports Glory.
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January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Vick: I’ll ‘absolutely’ start in Week 1 next season

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick doesn’t expect to be a backup next season. Vick doesn’t know where he will play next season, but he is confident he’ll be a Week 1 starter. “Absolutely,” he said on NFL Network’s Around The League. “I can’t see no other way.” Vick lost his starting job in Philadelphia to Nick Foles, who went on to throw for 2,891 yards...
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January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

NASCAR announces changes to Chase format

NASCAR announced major changes to the Chase for the Sprint Cup 10-race format on Thursday. “We have arrived at a format that makes every race matter even more, diminishes points racing, plus puts a premium on winning races, and concludes with a best-of-the-best, first to the finish line showdown race — all of which is exactly what fans want,” France said. “We have looked...
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January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Urijah Faber looks to end title fight drought

From the moment that Urijah Faber first broke into the WEC with a second-round, KO- victory over Cole Escovedo in March of 2006, “The California Kid” has undeniably been one of the sport’s best pound for pound fighters while earning a reputation for his ability to stay in “fighting shape” nearly 365 days a year. But considering that Faber’s not alone in his desire to...
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January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Champ Bailey’s advice for Robert Griffin III: ‘Just play the game’

Denver Broncos cornerback Champ Bailey says Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III needs to just play football and not worry about the media. “I almost feel like he’s in the spotlight too much,” Bailey said Thursday, per Tarik El-Bashir of CSNWashington.com. “He’s always on TV.” Bailey added: “It’s unfortunate because I know he just wants to be a football...
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January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Justin Tuck will test free agency: ‘I’m a pretty good football player’

New York Giants defensive end Justin Tuck told the New York Post on Thursday that he would become an unrestricted free agent when the league-wide market opens March 11. “I will see what the market is for me,” Tuck said during a Super Bowl promotional appearance. “I’ve never been in this situation before, and it’s a great opportunity for myself. I would be doing myself...
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January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Colin Kaepernick rips Richard Sherman: ‘He’s afraid of our receivers’

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick spoke with New York Post’s NFL writer Bart Hubbuch about Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman. Colin Kaepernick on Sherman: “He’s afraid of our receivers, and that’s something I’m looking forward to [exploiting] next year.” — Bart Hubbuch (@HubbuchNYP) January 30, 2014 Colin Kaepernick on the final play of NFCCG...
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January 30, 2014  |  1 Comment

Watch: Kevin Durant vs LeBron James

Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder left Miami with a 112-95 win over LeBron James and the Heat on Wednesday night. Durant had 33 points, five assists and seven rebounds, while James finished with 34 points, three assists and three rebounds. Durant has now scored at least 30 points in 12 straight games. The post Watch: Kevin Durant vs LeBron James appeared first on Sports Glory.
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Angry preseason speech from John Elway fueled Denver Broncos

The Denver Broncos 40-10 loss to the Seattle Seahawks in preseason didn’t mean anything, but it was an eye opener for executive vice president of football operations John Elway. “John pretty much laid it on us,” said quarterback Peyton Manning, per Andrew Mason of the team’s official website. “He was not happy with that game. It was a butt-kicking, and whether it’s preseason...
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January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Getting to Know Florida State Tight End Mavin Saunders

Mavin Saunders is a four-star tight end football commit to Florida State. He is expected to be a very big piece of the Seminoles’ recruiting class, and has agreed to do this exclusive interview with Sports Glory. We hope that you enjoy the interview! Q. Thanks for taking the time to do this interview Mavin, how are you doing today? A. Great. Just getting ready for FSU. Q. What...
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January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Broncos aren’t expected to re-sign Knowshon Moreno

According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Denver Broncos are not expected to be able to re-sign running back Knowshon Moreno this offseason. He has been one of the best running backs in the NFL this season and appears to have played his way out of the price range for the Broncos. Denver will play in the Super Bowl this coming Sunday night and the ability to compete could...
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January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Lance Berkman announces retirement after 15-year MLB career

Lance Berkman has decided to retire from Major League Baseball after 15 seasons. Berkman battled through a right knee injury last seseason with the Texas Rangers and doesn’t feel like he can physically continue to keep playing. “I think I’m actually glad about it,” Berkman said to MLB.com. “I’m excited about the next chapter in my life. I’m looking forward to spending...
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January 29, 2014  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Randall Cobb makes Broadway debut in 'Rock of Ages'

Perry Knotts/NFL.com Photos Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb turned into a hair-band rocker on Tuesday. Cobb made a cameo in Rock of Ages at the Helen Hayes Theatre as part of Broadway’s Super Bowl celebration.  He wore some signature ’80s hair, a skull bandana and a chain to match. Detroit Lions running back Joique Bell will make his Broadway show debut on January...
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January 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Phoenix Coyotes announce name change

Phoenix Coyotes Co-Owner, President and CEO Anthony LeBlanc announced Wednesday that the Phoenix Coyotes will officially change their franchise name to the Arizona Coyotes beginning at the start of the 2014-15 NHL season. “We are very excited to announce that our franchise name will change to Arizona Coyotes for the start of the 2014-15 NHL season,” said LeBlanc. “Becoming...
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January 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Rams to hire Gregg Williams as defensive coordinator

According to Chris Mortensen of ESPN, the St. Louis Rams are once again hiring Gregg Williams to be their defensive coordinator this season. Jeff Fisher and Williams are long-time friends, and this was a very expected move. Williams was supposed to be their defensive coordinator before the 2012 season, but got caught up in the BountyGate situation that he started with the New Orleans...
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January 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Notre Dame announces $400 million stadium project

The University of Notre Dame announced Wednesday the construction of more than 750,000 square feet in three new buildings attached to the west, east and south sides of the University’s 84-year-old football stadium, at a projected cost of $400 million. “The integrated nature of this project will maintain the compact walkability of campus, facilitate deeper connection and collaboration...
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January 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys move Rod Marinelli to DC, hire Scott Linehan as passing game coordinator

The Dallas Cowboys announced several coaching changes Tuesday, including a switch at defensive coordinator. Rod Marinelli, the defensive line coach, will replace Monte Kiffin as the DC.  Kiffin has been moved to the assistant head coach/defense. The Cowboys switched from the 3-4 to the 4-3 scheme with the hiring of Kiffin last year but finished with the worst statistical season...
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January 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Broncos RB coach: Lynch has great personality, huge heart

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch spent just six minutes and 20 seconds speaking to the media Tuesday.  Lynch wouldn’t allow reporters to learn what drives “Beast Mode,” but one coach on the Denver Broncos knows what kind of person Lynch really is. “When I had him every day, you loved being around him every day,” Broncos running back coach Eric Studesville said...
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January 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Dolphins considering pursuit of LeGarrette Blount

According to Barry Jackson of The Miami Herald, the Miami Dolphins could very well make a run at impending free agent running back LeGarrette Blount this offseason. The Dolphins were hoping that Lamar Miller would impress this past season and take hold of the starting running back position, but he was unable to do that. Miami has a good young quarterback in Ryan Tannehill, but they...
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January 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Patriots were interested in Larry Fitzgerald last year

The New England Patriots were interested in acquiring Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald last year, and “sent out feelers to gauge the feasibility,” reports Tom Curran of CSNNE.com. Speculation about Fitzgerald has been rife for year, but I’ve never seen any smoke. Or even smelled it. And the finances involved rarely made it seem reasonable. But Tuesday in...
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January 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Sacramento Kings reveal designs for their new downtown arena

The Sacremento Kings released the the first round of renderings for their proposed downtown Entertainment and Sports Center (ESC). “When we bought the Sacramento Kings, we committed to the NBA and to the people of Sacramento that we wouldn’t just build a new arena, but that we’d build a world-class entertainment venue, an arena truly for the 21st century,” said Kings owner...
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January 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Kobe Bryant to miss at least 2 more weeks

Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant is expected to miss at least two more weeks, perhaps even another month, reports Kevin Ding of Bleacher Report. The fractured lateral tibial plateau in Bryant’s left knee hasn’t healed yet, even though the Lakers had initially been pointing to a medical re-evaluation Tuesday as a point at which he might be cleared to play. Bryant’s level...
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January 28, 2014  |  1 Comment

Redskins to target cornerback Aqib Talib?

According to Mike Jones of The Washington Post, the Washington Redskins would like to bring in a number one cornerback this offseason, and the team is very high on Patriots impending free agent Aqib Talib. The Patriots have made it clear that they are hoping to sign Talib long-term as well this offseason, and there will be other teams that want to make a deal. Washington does need...
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January 28, 2014  |  Discuss

LeBron James has ‘some ideas’ to make NBA better for new commissioner Adam Silver

Miami Heat star LeBron James hopes to sit-down with incoming NBA commissioner Adam Silver to discuss some issues he has with the league, reports ESPN.com. The league’s reigning MVP doesn’t want to make public the topics he plans to discuss with Silver. “Hopefully I can sit down with the commish and just throw out some ideas where I hope the league can be better,” James...
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January 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Marshawn Lynch: ‘I’m just about that action, boss’

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch doesn’t like to talk to the media.  But NFL Network’s Deion Sanders was able to catch up with “Beast Mode” for an exclusive interview during media day on Tuesday. “I’m just about that action, boss,” Lynch said to Sanders. If Lynch skips Media Day today, the $50K he was previously fined will be collected, and an additional...
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January 28, 2014  |  Discuss
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