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Report: Yankees to offer Brian Cashman new contract

The New York Yankees will likely miss the playoffs for a second straight season, but long-time general manager Brian Cashman doesn’t have to worry about his job. According to CBS Sports Jon Heyman, the Yankees will ask Cashman to “return for a 18th season as general manager and beyond.” Yankees higher-ups are impressed with Cashman’s in-season pickups, including starterBrandon...
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September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson's prediction for Sunday: ‘Touchdown, first run’

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson said Thursday that his first carry of the season will be a touchdown. “Yeah, I might as well speak it: Touchdown, first run,” Peterson said. Last season, Peterson made the same claim, and on his first carry he had a 78-yard touchdown run against the Detroit Lions. “I was like, ‘Man, I’m going to take the first carry to the...
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September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions to work out Champ Bailey

balllike28 The Detroit Lions have been searching for secondary help over the last couple of seasons, and they made some additions this past offseason to help out in that area. The Lions could be looking for more help, and according to a report from Tim Twentyman of DetroitLions.com, are going to work out veteran cornerback Champ Bailey. Bailey was cut by the New Orleans Saints last...
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September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Ravens officially unveil Ray Lewis statue

The Baltimore Ravens unveiled a statue of legendary linebacker Ray Lewis outside M&T Bank Stadium on Thursday. A legend is born. #52Legend https://t.co/7dmy1fwR2G — Baltimore Ravens (@Ravens) September 4, 2014 Lewis, drafted by the Ravens with the 26th pick in the 1996 NFL draft, spent his entire 17-year career in Baltimore.  He helped lead the Ravesn to  two Super Bowls...
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Notre Dame announces home-and-home with Ohio State

The University of Notre Dame and The Ohio State University announced Thursday that they have agreed to a two-year, home-and-home football series beginning in 2022. The Irish and Buckeyes will play Sept. 3, 2022, at Ohio Stadium in Columbus, and Sept. 23, 2023, at Notre Dame Stadium. The two games will mark the first regular-season meetings between the two teams since a two...
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Josh Gordon to work as car salesman in 2014

Bruce Kluckhohn-USA TODAY Sports Cleveland Browns suspended wide receiver Josh Gordon has a new job. According to ESPN’s Josina Anderson, Gordon “will be the goodwill ambassador for the Sarchione Auto group in Randolph, Ohio.” “WR Josh Gordon has a new job. He will be the goodwill ambassador for the Sarchione Auto group in Randolph, Ohio, which includes Sarchione Ford and...
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Peyton Manning to keep playing until he sucks

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning agrees with Tom Brady: “When I suck, I’ll retire.” The New England Patriots quarterback said on Boston’s WEEI earlier this week that as long as he can play, he doesn’t plan on retiring. “I love playing for this team and I love representing this team and hopefully I can do that for as long as I can. When I suck, I’ll retire...
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2014 NFC South Preview

With three straight seasons of 5,000-plus yards to his credit, starting quarterback Drew Brees will once again lead the high-octane New Orleans Saints into the upcoming campaign with tight end Jimmy Graham, wide receiver Marques Colston, and promising rookie wideout Brandin Cooks all set to play significant roles in one of the NFL’s most deadly offenses. Of course, there are those...
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Lance Briggs misses practice for restaurant grand opening

Chicago Bears linebacker Lance Briggs missed Monday’s hour-long practice for the grand opening of a new restaurant, his Double Nickel Smokehouse in Elk Grove, California. Briggs went to Bears coach Marc Trestman and asked to have a personal day to miss practice, which Trestman granted, but the standout linebacker never told the coach that his personal day was for the restaurant...
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Top five fantasy football plays for Packers vs. Seahawks

The Green Bay Packers and Seattle Seahawks will kick off the 2014 NFL season this evening, and it should end up being a very competitive game that isn’t decided until the fourth quarter. These two teams have had a fairly ugly past, including the infamous “Fail Mary” that the refs completely ruined and gave the game to Seattle. Green Bay is confident in the team that they have...
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Boston Bruins give David Krejci contract extension

According to the Czech website Hokej.cz, David Krejci is getting paid. Krejci will carry the highest cap hit of any Boston Bruins player during the 2015-16 season. The reported terms are six-years, $43.5 million. TSNs Aaron Ward has details on the extension: David Krejci and #Bruins (7.25M,7.25M,7.5M,7.5M,7M,7M) No Move in years 1 thru 4 and a limited no trade clause in years 5...
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Colorado Rockies, Jorge De La Rosa agree to extension

Colorado Rockies’ left hander Jorge De La Rosa was scheduled to be a free agent this winter. The 33 year-old would’ve joined the likes of Jon Lester and Max Scherzer on the starting pitcher free agent market. But De La Rosa isn’t leaving Colorado. The Rockies announced on Twitter Wednesday night they’ve agreed to a two-year extension with De La Rosa, that is pending league...
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September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Clemson dismisses freshman WR Kyrin Priester for poor attitude

Clemson freshman wide receiver Kyrin Priester has been dismissed from the team after one game with the Tigers. Priester wasn’t dismissed from the program for an off-the-field incident.  He simply didn’t have the right “attitude.” “Kyrin Priester has been dismissed from the team for an attitude that is not acceptable to our standards,” Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney said...
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September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Hoyer on Browns vs. Steelers: ‘We hate them, they hate us’

The Cleveland Browns are heading into a rivalry game against the Pittsburgh Steelers in Week 1 of the season, and as always there are players talking about what the rivalry means to them. One of the players that has already begun discussing the game and what the rivalry means to the teams is Browns’ starting quarterback Brian Hoyer. He made it clear that both teams hate each other...
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September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Cubs’ Starlin Castro likely done for season

Your browser does not support iframes. Chicago Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro injured his lower left leg in Tuesday night’s game against the Milwaukee Brewers. The official diagnosis is a high ankle sprain. While there is no ligament damage, the injury is likely to end Castro’s season. This isn’t so much due to the severity, but the timing. Castro is expected to need about four...
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September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Raiders’ Matt Schaub ‘disappointed’ with benching

The Oakland Raiders made the decision to start rookie quarterback Derek Carr in Week 1 of the regular season, and move veteran Matt Schaub to the bench. Schaub was acquired by the Raiders earlier this offseason, and was expected to be the starter for the majority of the offseason. He simply wasn’t able to keep the job with the way that Carr was playing in the preseason and Schaub...
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Colt Lyerla: ‘I was promised a house, a car’ to go to Oregon

Former Oregon Duck Colt Lyerla, who was cut by the Green Bay Packers in August following an injury, recently spoke with SBNation.com about his football career. Leyrla talked to the sports website about the recruiting process he went through leading up to signing with Oregon.  He told SBNation.com about how he was close to signing with USC before a huge offer was put on the table...
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September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Texas A&M QB Kenny Hill says call me ‘Kenny Trill’

Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports Many called Texas A&M quarterback Kenny Hill by the nickname “Kenny Football” after his record-setting, 511-yard passing game against South Carolina last week. But the sophomore quarterback says that’s Johnny Manziel’s thing, and he prefers Kenny Trill. “I like that one,” he said. “That one’s cool.” Trill is the hip-hop hybrid...
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September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Zimmer: I don’t want to have a ‘quick hook’ with Matt Cassel

Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer said Wednesday that he won’t yank Matt Cassel because of one bad performance. “I think you still have to go on what you’ve seen every day in practice and what you’ve seen in the preseason,” Zimmer said. “I do want to hold everybody accountable every single time that they go out on the field and I think that’s important for us going...
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September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Tracy McGrady works out with Kobe Bryant, considering comeback

Seven-time All-Star Tracy McGrady is considering making a comeback to the NBA. The retired McGrady, who last played for the San Antonio Spurs, worked out this summer with Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant at a Southern California gymnasium. From Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports: “Yes, I was working out with K.B. to get in shape and see how my body feels,” McGrady told...
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Rex Ryan on Geno Smith: ‘He looks sharp to me’

The New York Jets named second-year quarterback Geno Smith as their starter after he beat out veteran Michael Vick for the job during training camp and preseason action. The Jets are looking forward to see what Smith is able to do with the experience he received from last season, and they believe that he will take a step forward. Smith did look much better in preseason action,...
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September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

What is going on with the San Jose Sharks?

It has to be tough to be a fan of the San Jose Sharks these days. It was bad enough watching the Sharks, a perennial regular-season powerhouse, take a 3-0 series lead on the Los Angeles Kings only to see that lead disappear, ending in a heart-breaking Game 7 loss to the eventual Stanley Cup Champions. Having a historical comeback like that happen against you can be traumatizing and...
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James Jones calls Derek Carr the ‘mini Aaron Rodgers’

The Oakland Raiders have officially named rookie quarterback Derek Carr the starting quarterback for their Week 1 game against the New York Jets on Sunday afternoon. He beat out veteran quarterback Matt Schaub, who the Raiders were expected to start all of this past offseason. Needless to say, the Raiders think highly of Carr and believe that he has a good chance to be their quarterback...
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Merril Hoge: Johnny Manziel ‘has no business being on the field’

Merril Hoge is not a fan of Cleveland Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel. The ESPN analyst appeared on 102.5 WDVE in Pittsburgh on Wednesday morning and completely ripped Manziel. “If you’re the Steelers defense you want No. 2 to walk out on that field. You want him on that field,” Hoge said, via CBSSports.com. “He has no business being on the field right now. This...
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Kenneth Faried: ‘Trade rumors affect you’

The Denver Nuggets were rumored to be shopping power forward Kenneth Faried all year last season, but no trade ever ended up happening. It seems that the rumors were being hyped up by the media and not seriously considered by Denver, and they are now looking to lock him up to a long-term deal. That being said, Faried came out in the media and talked about how the trade rumors affected...
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September 03, 2014  |  Discuss
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