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New England Patriots reveal Super Bowl rings

A 360 look at the Patriots’ Super Bowl XLIX rings, crafted by @Jostens. #OnToTheRings https://t.co/NZGQgx3svs — New England Patriots (@Patriots) June 15, 2015 The New England Patriots presented their Super Bowl XLIX championship rings on Sunday night. Patriots Chairman and CEO Robert Kraft hosted the Super Bowl ring ceremony at his home in Chestnut Hill. Make it 4. #OnToTheRings...
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June 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Larry Bird will consider drafting Frank Kaminsky with No. 11 pick

Larry Bird and the Indiana Pacers currently hold the 11th overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft, and it appears that they are beginning to close in on who they want to take with the pick. One name that has been coming up quite a bit lately is Wisconsin Badgers’ big man Frank Kaminsky. He has made it clear that he’d like to play for Indiana, and he was brought in for a workout this...
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June 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Packers WR Jordy Nelson is on track in recovery

Jordy Nelson has been rehabbing after having hip surgery this past offseason, but it is clear that he is on track to get back on the field in the near future. He looked great at the Packers’ softball game, and was not warned by his coaches to be wary of doing anything. That is a big step in the right direction, and shows that they have faith that he is on the mend. Nelson repeats...
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June 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: ‘How Ridiculous’ makes 459-foot basketball shot

Australian trick-shot team “How Ridiculous” broke the record for highest-altitude basketball shot with a 219-foot toss off the top of a light tower in 2011. In 2013, the team set a new record with a 299-foot shot in the Netherlands. The Two records apparently weren’t enough, as they most recently made a 459-foot shot off the top of the Gordon Dam in Tasmania.
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June 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Scott Tolzien looks to be Packers’ primary backup QB

The Green Bay Packers have an open competition going for the primary backup quarterback job, and it appears that Scott Tolzien has taken the early lead. He is entering his fifth NFL season, but has played in just three regular season games in those years. Despite that fact, the Packers are very high on him and are comfortable with him should Aaron Rodgers get hurt in 2015. During...
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June 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Roddy White says Falcons won’t pass as much in 2015

Roddy White hasn’t been the same dynamic playmaker that he was early on in his career, but he is still a big part of the Atlanta Falcons’ offense. They have been primarily a passing offense over the past few seasons, but White doesn’t think that they will be passing as much in 2015. “We’re not going to be passing 35-40 times a game,” #Falcons WR Roddy White said today...
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June 14, 2015  |  Discuss

T.Y. Hilton on Colts: ‘If they want to pay me, they’ll pay me’

The Indianapolis Colts and T.Y. Hilton were unable to come to an agreement on a long-term deal this past offseason, and there is a good chance that he will end up hitting the free agent market next offseason. Ryan Grigson wasn’t willing to give Hilton the type of money that he was asking for this year, and another big season in 2015 could very well drive him out of the Colts...
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June 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Steelers OC Todd Haley wants top-five red zone offense

The Pittsburgh Steelers were second in the league with 6,577 total yards last season.  But they didn’t finish in the top five in red-zone offense. The Steelers ranked seventh league-wide with 27.3 points per game. They produced zero points in the red zone at least 10 times. “I think it’s an area of emphasis for us,” Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley said of...
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June 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Aaron Rodgers will miss Brett Favre’s Packers HOF induction

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers will not be able to attend Brett Favre’s induction into the Packers Hall of Fame next month, according to Rob Demovsky of ESPN. Rodgers will be in Lake Tahoe, Nevada, for the American Century Classic celebrity golf tournament when Favre is being inducted and his jersey No. 4 is retired July 18. Favre’s number will be retired next...
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June 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Joel Embiid’s foot shows ‘less healing than anticipated’

Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid has suffered a setback in his recovery from a stress fracture in his right foot, the team announced Saturday night. “As part of the conservative approach focused on the long-term health, recovery and care of Joel, we have been closely monitoring his progress, regularly evaluating his status and adjusting our plans accordingly,” team president...
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June 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys should look into signing Ahmad Bradshaw

DeMarco Murray came through with a monster season last year for the Dallas Cowboys, but unfortunately decided to leave town in free agency this past offseason. Not only did he leave town, he left for their division rival Philadelphia Eagles. That has put the Cowboys in a bad situation at the running back position, and they could still use an upgrade if they can find one before the...
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June 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Al Jefferson: Hornets’ C will opt into contract for 2015-16

Al Jefferson is without question one of the more underrated players in the NBA, and the Charlotte Hornets were hoping that he would opt into his deal for the 2015-16 season. According to a report from ESPN’s Marc Stein, Jefferson has informed the Hornets that he will indeed be returning for next season. It’s official: With Monday deadline looming, Hornets’ Al Jefferson is...
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June 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Ty Lawson: Sacramento Kings considering attempt to acquire PG

Ty Lawson is one of the more intriguing names to keep an eye on this coming offseason, as the Denver Nuggets are reportedly interested in trading him for the right price. Quite a few teams could use a point guard with the talent that Lawson possesses, and one of those teams is the Sacramento Kings. According to JournalTimes.com, George Karl and the Kings could make a play to reunite...
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June 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Blackhawks beat Lightning, one win from Stanley Cup

The Chicago Blackhawks are one victory away from winning their sixth Stanley Cup after beating the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 in Game 5. Patrick Sharp opened the scoring with a goal for the Blackhawks in the first period.  Tampa’s Valtteri Flippula tied the game in the second period.  In the third, Antoine Vermette scored the eventual game-winner for Chicago. Corey Crawford had...
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June 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Twins promote top prospect Byron Buxton

Baseball’s top prospect Byron Buxton will make his major league debut on Sunday with the Minnesota Twins. The future is now… #MnTwins promote #1 prospect Byron Buxton, who will debut Sunday in Texas. http://t.co/ilZRgAHkG3 — Chris Long (@ChrisLongKSTP) June 13, 2015 Buxton is ranked the number one prospect in all of baseball by MLBPipeline.com.  He has been promoted from...
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Indians call up top prospect Francisco Lindor

Cleveland Indians top prospect Francisco Lindor has been called up to the major leagues, joining the bandwagon of top prospects being called up. Can confirm that SS Francisco Lindor is slated to be promoted from AAA Columbus to the Indians on Sunday. — Jordan Bastian (@MLBastian) June 14, 2015 Lindor, 21, is expected to join the Indians in Detroit on Sunday.  He has played...
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June 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Cleveland Cavaliers must play Mike Miller in Game 5

Mike Miller may not be the name that comes to mind when thinking about a player that can turn the NBA Finals around for the Cleveland Cavaliers. It was obvious during Game 4 against the Golden State Warriors that Cleveland was beginning to have issues with fatigue. They are going to have to dig into their bench in Game 5 to have a chance at taking a 3-2 lead, and Miller is the player...
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June 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Bryce Harper leaves game after getting hit by a pitch

Washington Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper left Saturday’s 7-2 win early after being hit in the knee with a pitch. THIS JUST IN: Nationals OF Bryce Harper leaves game vs Brewers after being hit by pitch in left knee. — SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) June 13, 2015 Harper, who left the game in the ninth inning, was 3-3 with a walk and two RBI’s.  He was able to walk off...
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June 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Johnny Manziel not ruled out as Browns’ starting quarterback

Johnny Manziel came through with an embarrassing rookie season last year, and there were quite a few rumors that the Cleveland Browns were nearly over his off-the-field antics. He is battling with Josh McCown for the starting job this year, and it hasn’t sounded like he has improved too much. According to a recent report, however, Manziel has not been ruled out as the starting...
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June 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Cain Velasquez can quiet his critics with convincing win over Fabricio Werdum

Even when you’ve been referred to as ”the baddest man on the planet” and own a resume that includes victories over nearly every contender of consequence, an 18-month absence from the sport that you’ve dominated for the last three years makes people doubt your abilities. For reigning UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez, that’s just one of the many harsh realities that...
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June 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Peyton Manning on Broncos offense: My opinion doesn’t matter

Peyton Manning said this week that he’s “all-in” on the Gary Kubiak-Rick Dennison Broncos offense.  The 39-year-old quarterback doesn’t want anyone to think he’s acting as a coach or general manager. “Look, we’re working right now, and I think, to me, if I said I liked it or didn’t like it, it would mean that I thought my opinion mattered, which I don’t,” Manning...
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June 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Jazz will target free agent power forward Paul Millsap

The Utah Jazz used to view Paul Millsap as one of their cornerstones and hoped that he would be able to help take them back to postseason contention. He ended up leaving the Jazz and joining the Atlanta Hawks in free agency a couple years back, but there are rumors beginning to spread that the Jazz will target him as a free agent this coming offseason. Not a total shocker to me...
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June 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Frank Kaminsky wants to play for the Indiana Pacers

Frank Kaminsky was one of the most polarizing figures in college basketball last season, and there is quite a bit of hype surrounding him as the 2015 NBA Draft continues to draw closer. The Indiana Pacers have been a team that is rumored to be interested in him, and according to reports he would love the chance to play for Frank Vogel and Larry Bird. Needless to say, that is intriguing...
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June 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Duke Johnson could be Cleveland Browns starting RB

Duke Johnson is one of the more intriguing players at Cleveland Browns camp this offseason, and there is a chance that he could end up starting at running back in 2015. It is a bit of a surprise to hear, but there is no question that he has starting talent. Duke Johnson has been the most impressive of their RBs. Versatility and explosiveness shows. Will be an interesting RB camp...
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June 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Steelers’ Keith Butler splits linebacker coaching duties

Pittsburgh Steelers defensive coordinator Keith Butler spent the past 12 seasons coaching both the inside and outside linebackers in the 3-4 defense.  But the first thing he did when he was named defensive coordinator was split the linebacker coaching duties between Jerry Olsavsky and Joey Porter. “There is a lot more time,” Butler said, via the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. “They...
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June 12, 2015  |  Discuss
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