Lions offensive lineman Dominic Raiola was fined $10K for unnecessary roughness, but it’s not the play you were expecting.
Raiola somehow wasn’t fined for trying to take out Zach Moore’s knee, but he did get the fine for clubbing Moore in the back of the head.
NFL fined Dominic Raiola $10K for unnecessary roughness last week against the Pats for his actions in the final...
Dianna Marie Russini of NBC D.C. is reporting that Redskins head coach Jay Gruden said he is fully prepared to play Colt McCoy at quarterback for the rest of the season.
Gruden says he is prepared to give Colt the job for the rest of the year .
— Dianna Marie Russini (@NBCdianna) November 26, 2014
Gruden thinks this will help RG3 out in the long run….#Redskins
Odell Beckham Jr. always felt that Madden gave him a bad rap anyway in terms of the rating system–so this should make things square.
Thanks to his insane one-handed catch against the Dallas Cowboys last Sunday night, New York Giants wideout saw his Madden ratings get a nice boost in the latest roster update.
Per EA Sports, Here are all of the categories in which he received a...
Carmelo Anthony was forced out of Monday night’s game against the Rockets with back spasms, and he was dealing with severe pain long after the game was finished.
Marc Berman of the New York Post is reporting that those back pains could become a season long issue.
A grimacing Anthony hobbled out of Monday’s game with 1:45 left in the first half and tried to fight off the pain...
It wasn’t that long ago that Doug Martin was the NFL Rookie of the Year in 2012, rushing 319 times for 1,454 yards and 11 touchdowns while also catching 49 passes and playing in all 16 games.
He hasn’t been the same since.
Martin has played in just 12 games since that year and he’s seen his average gain on running plays drop to 3.3 yards.
Martin doesn’t share the doubts...
Former Washington Redskins tight end Chris Cooley just shredded RG3’s play against Tampa Bay . Cooley now does film breakdown of the Redskins for a local ESPN affiliate. When he broke down the film of RG3 against Tampa, needless to say it wasn’t very pretty.
“What we are going to do is we are going to give incomplete to the entire offense,” Cooley said. “Because I don’t...
Robert Griffin III may have worn out his welcome in D.C., but he has a huge fan in Dallas.
Speaking this morning on NFL Network’s NFL AM, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones gushed about RG3, basing a large part of his compliments off that week 17 performance in RG3’s rookie year where he had 100 passing yards and 63 rushing yards.
“Well, I’m a fan of RGIII,” Jones said. “Right...
This heartwarming story is about to take a turn for the worse over greed and celebrity fame.
Despite the fact that Devon Still provides for his daughter financially, pays all of her medical bills and travels thousands of miles a week to see her, Channing Smythe has hired famous civil rights attorney Gloria Allred.
via the NY Daily News.
Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Devon...
The New York Jets appear to have regained most of the dysfunction that plagued the organization that past three season. According to multiple reports, the Jets will start Geno Smith at quarterback against Miami Dolphins on Monday night.
Several reports say the decision was not Rex Ryan’s.
“QB Update: Rex met with Geno...
Adam Schefter is reporting that Jay Gruden has named Colt McCoy the teams starter for the Redskins game against the Colts.
Washington is planning to start Colt McCoy over Robert Griffin III on Sunday at Indianapolis, per a team source…. http://t.co/o0WZcOitBr
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) November 26, 2014
Washington is planning to start Colt McCoy over Robert Griffin...
Lawson is just wrong for doing this, but with Derrick Rose out, he’s going to go at the gritty Hinrich for the rest of the night.
h/t Ben Golliver
In typical Derrick Rose fashion, it’s a precautionary measure.
Bulls PR says Rose has left hamstring tightness and will not return to the game.
— Nick Friedell (@NickFriedell) November 26, 2014
The Big Ten Conference has declared Ohio State defensive end Noah Spence is “permanently ineligible from all intercollegiate athletics competition,” the school announced on Tuesday.
Spence was suspended indefinitely in September after a second positive drug test, a suspension he appealed.
He missed Ohio State’s Orange Bowl loss to Clemson last season and the first two games...
It would make sense for Miller who’s out for the season with a shoulder injury, and has lost his team to JT Barrett.
According to a report, Miller, who has already graduate, will leave Ohio State to transfer to Oregon.
[Rumor] From an /r/cfb indiser: Braxton Miller to transfer to Oregon next year.
— RedditCFB (@RedditCFB) November 25, 2014
The Ducks would transition from...
This seattle Seahawks seem to be using the ‘us against the world’ mentality to turn their season around.
During his weekly meeting with the press, Seahawks corner Richard Sherman used a cardboard cutout of Doug Baldwin, and the disembodied voice of Baldwin for a skit that took shots at the NFL for fining Marshawn Lynch.
Sherman called out the league’s bizarre media availability...
In a preview of Officer Darren Wilson’s interview with GMA’s George Stephanopoulos, Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson says “he didn’t do anything wrong.”
In the video provided by TMZ, Stephanopoulosreports that Wilson said he’d shoot Brown again.
Officer Darren Wilson says the Missouri Grand Jury did the right thing, he has a clear conscience over the death of...
Aaron Hernandez will get a short break in between murder trials.
A Suffolk Superior Court judge has agreed to delay the Boston double murder trial of former NFL star until May 28. Hernandez will first faces a January 9 murder trial where he is accused of shooting Odin Lloyd.
A pool of more than 1,500 prospective jurors will have to be whittled down to 16 — 12 jurors and four...
Lionel Messi has taken sole ownership of the all-time champions league goals record.
The Argentinian is now alone atop the Champions League all-time goal scoring charts after scoring in the 38th minute against APOEL on Tuesday.
It was Messi’s 72nd goal, giving him one more than Real Madrid legend Raul and two more than current rival Cristiano Ronaldo.
Jim Harbaugh and his future is the No. 1 topic around the 49ers organization.
No one knows for certain what the fiery coach will do, and people certainly don’t like answering questions about his status with the team on a daily basis.
Colin Kaepernick was asked on Tuesday if he had a gut feeling about what Harbaugh will choose to do.
“I think he’ll be back,” Kaepernick told...
Minnesota sophomore guard Daquein McNeil was arrested Monday night on domestic assault charges and has been suspended indefinitely from the team, according to reports.
#Gophers basketball sophomore Daquein McNeil has been arrested for domestic assault. http://t.co/T7L8fYbmsT pic.twitter.com/HXIDhe9b0W
— FOX 9 News (@MyFOX9) November 25, 2014
The details of the incident have...
Jeremy Maclin wants a new deal and has played lights out this season trying to prove he’s a top receiver in the league.
Amid the controversy of Riley Cooper making dumb comments about his playing time being tied to Maclin’s contract status, Maclin has reportedly fired his agent.
Jeremy Maclin has fired his agents, Ben Dogra/Tim Steiner, per @Tim_McManus, and is without representation...
Life is good for Dej Loaf.
The Detroit MC has the hottest song in America, and recently received the highest honor when she collaborated with Eminem on ShadyXV.
She made her late night debut yesterday on The Tonight Show. She performed her breakout single, “Try Me” with the Roots on the instrumental.
Pizza delivered to our fire station thanks to @JJWatt. Thanks for your support and the delicious lunch! #PapaJohns pic.twitter.com/9aYjA0PJpN
— Eric Lobpries (@therealLcourage) November 25, 2014
JJ Watt had some hot fresh pizza delivered to the Houston police and fire departments today according to reports.
One firefighter tweeted out the accompanying letter, with some awesome...
Derrick Rose returned to the floor in Monday night’s 97-95 win over the Utah Jazz after missing the previous four games with a hamstring injury.
The defeated the Utah Jazz 97-95, as Rose went 5-for-10 from the field with 18 points, five assists and three rebounds in 25 minutes of action.
Afterwards Bulls head coach seem to politely call Rose out for looking fatigued, and said...
David Blatt may have been Greg Popovich in Europe, but in the NBA, he’s simply the rookie head coach for a loaded Cavs team that has gotten off to an awful start.
Even after a 06-74 win over the Orlando Magic–that saw the Cavs move to 6-7 on the season–Blatt is still a work in progress.
He’s also starting to some shots from his peers.
In a column from Howard Beck of Bleacher...