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Tyrann Mathieu at a turning point in his life

The last few weeks have been a whirlwind for Heisman Trophy finalist, Tyrann Mathieu. He was kicked off the LSU Tigers football team for allegedly repeated violations of the teams substance abuse policy, became the butt of jokes from rival fans, and speculation grew over what FCS program he would attend while he made a [...]
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August 17, 2012  |  Discuss

30 Teams in 30 Days: #16 The University of Arkansas Razorbacks

Head Coach: John LOL. Smith (1st of 3 years, max.) The Story: If we had written this last January, we’d be talking about how Arkansas was a couple players away from a National Championship appearance. Then their coach decided to get caught hiding the worm in a gal half his age, and not in any [...]
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August 17, 2012  |  Discuss

The Victory Formation Podcast: Previewing the expected Penn State lawsuit vs. the NCAA

This podcast is a little different than previous episodes, as we have a couple special guests, and focus exclusively on one topic.  Attorneys Jay Valter and Michael Georger joined the show to discuss the appeal to the NCAA by a Penn State board member, and the lawsuit that is likely to follow, now that the [...]
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August 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Video: Cowardly bull-fighter receives a double-gore. We cheer for the bull

We can only hope that one day, bull-fighting will be outlawed everywhere. Unfortunately, that day will not be coming soon. Until then, we can enjoy when the bull itself can extract some revenge on all the pansies that dress up in the ridiculous attire with swords. Like what happened to this Matador, Ferndando Cruz, who [...]
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August 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Roy Williams: “Mistakes were made”

The top might be about to blow in Chapel Hill, as scrutiny has increased over an academic scandal involving the North Carolina Tar Heels football program following the peculiar leaking of official transcripts of former football and basketball player Julius Peppers. Team football team has already been banned from postseason play, but with Peppers’ transcripts being [...]
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August 17, 2012  |  Discuss
CAN'T LET IT GO

Gitmo detainee mad at LeBron James

A detainee at Guantanamo Bay who was once the translator for Osama bin Laden is apparently angry at LeBron James for taking his talents to South Beach.

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August 17, 2012  |  Discuss
NO IFS ANDS OR BUTTS

Cowboys sued over burned behind

A woman is suing the Cowboys for injuries suffered to her backside after she sat on a hot bench while waiting to watch a team scrimmage outside Cowboys Stadium in 2010.

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August 16, 2012  |  1 Comment

Happy Hour – NFC South Preview

The New Orleans Saints ran roughshod over the NFC South last season. It was almost like they were motivated by extra money payments they may receive for injuring and embarrassing opponents. The Saints keep denying they had this motivation but the league disagreed. Now, New Orleans will have to try to repeat as NFC South [...]
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August 16, 2012  |  Discuss

And Notre Dame will be wearing this against Miami

Whoever thought that Nike would be making the more attractive alternative uniforms. Adidas is doing everything that they can to ruin what you love about your school, and they may cause a revolt among the Notre Dame faithful with what they conjured up for their game against Miami. … … … …  I really wish [...]
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August 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Matt McGloin thinks he’s the same as Tom Brady

We are actually writing a post about Penn State football, and not referencing that whole other story that has been plaguing them for the last several months (actually years when you think about it). Matt McGloin, the starting QB for the Nittany Lions, likes to talk. He runs his mouth quite a bit, and it [...]
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August 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Did Mark Sanchez grow a set?

Mark Sanchez, the starting back-up QB for the New York Jets, has been battling Tim Tebow all summer long in Cortland. But it seems that he is taking control under center and in the huddle. Last season, he had to deal with Santonio Holmes running his mouth, but he wants everyone to know that he [...]
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August 16, 2012  |  Discuss

16 teams to honor Nike’s Phil Knight with 2 tournaments

Nobody has had a more profound impact on style in the college athletics than Nike. Co-Founder Phil Knight has been the driving force behind that, and to celebrate his 80th birthday in 2017, 16 teams that proudly wear Nike apparel will participate in two 8-team tournaments, according to ESPN’s Andy Katz. His actual birthday is [...]
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August 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Finally… 1992 vs 2012. Who’s Better?

The debate rages on between fans all over, ever since we knew about who is comprising the men’s basketball team that participated and eventually secured the gold medal in the London Olympics. Which is better? My generation’s ballers? Or the current ballers of this generation? Our friends at 2K Sports have made it easy and [...]
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August 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Steelers suing over multilingual ‘Terrible Towels’

The Pittsburgh Steelers are none too happy with a Western Pennsylvania man who has been selling multilingual ‘Terrible Towels’. They are claiming that the knockoffs are in violation of their Trademark, and have filed suit. The individual selling the towels, Nick Rossi, claims he has altered the product to not include the word “Terrible.” He [...]
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August 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Scooby-Doo is headed to Wrestlemania!

When Scooby-Doo started losing its luster in the 70s, the format of the show change to include all kinds of celebrities. Batman and Robin, the Addams Family, and even Don Knotts guest starred on the New Scooby-Doo Movies. The story never really changed, but the addition of other fictional, and real-life celebrities in animated form, [...]
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August 16, 2012  |  Discuss

30 Teams in 30 Days: #17 The University of Texas Longhorns

Head Coach: Mack Brown (141-39, entering 15th year) The Story: What in Sam Hill has happened to the Texas Longhorns? After 9 seasons of 10 plus win football, they just fell off the face of the college football’s mighty southern-based globe. A horrific 2010 left them out of the postseason, and an improved 2011 still [...]
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August 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Video: Horse channels inner Mike Tyson when he realizes he will lose

If incidents like this happened in horse racing more often, maybe we would watch more than the Triple Crown each year. Check this video which shows a horse, named Woodmans Luck, taking a bite out of the horse with a slight lead before the finish. Romeo Royale still won the race, despite becoming a end [...]
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August 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Jaguars’ running back has 4 LSU championship rings stolen

Jacksonville Jaguars second-year running back Richard Murphy had his car stolen over the weekend, but what was inside it is what has the former LSU Tiger bummed out more than anything. 4 championship rings from his career in Baton Rouge. Sometime between Saturday night and early Sunday morning, his 2010 Dodge truck was stolen from [...]
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August 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Video: Joe Gibbs was ‘queer’ for tight ends

Former Washington Redskins head coach, Joe Gibbs, was a guest with ESPN’s Bram Weinstein and Ryen Russillo, and was speaking with them about how there are several NBA players that could have been tight ends in the NFL. Charles Oakley had just left the room, and Gibbs pointed out that he is still a “big [...]
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August 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Felix Hernadez is the perfect king

He is known as King Felix. Today, Felix Hernandez was perfect. The Seattle Mariners star pitcher threw the 23rd Perfect Game in the history of Major League baseball. It was an impressive one, as he struck out 12, including the final out of the game.  Dude just got it done.  The victim? Who else but [...]
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August 15, 2012  |  Discuss

John Salley on Jordan: ‘I just don’t think he’s the greatest player ever’

First it was Jim Boeheim, now it is former Detroit Pistons Bay Boy member, John Salley doubting the greatness of Michael Jordan. Boeheim raised eyebrows earlier this week after saying that he felt LeBron James may have surpassed Michael Jordan at this point. But Salley, is the first current or former player that has spoken [...]
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August 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Report: Melky Cabrera suspended 50 games for PED violation

San Francisco Giants OF Melky Cabrera has been suspended by Major League Baseball for 50 games as a result of violation of the leagues banned performance-enhancing substance policy. Cabrera allegedly tested positive for testosterone. Cabrera was enjoying his finest season, his first with the Giants. His success this season saw him make the National League [...]
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August 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Video: Adidas to follow the return of Derrick Rose

This just has the feeling of not going to have a good ending. If Chicago Bulls superstar point guard, Derrick Rose, is able to overcome the torn ACL injury during the 2012 NBA Playoffs, it will be a great story. It will also be a phenomenal ending to a set of Adidas commercials that are [...]
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August 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Hope of a return to the NBA, but Greg Oden preparing for career as gym teacher

You may want to cancel your new season ticker order for the Miami Heat. I know you were excited about the possible addition of former #1 overall draft pick Greg Oden, but that rumors looks to be just about squashed. Which makes sense, considering Oden has knees of a 70-year-old man. Oden is looking forward [...]
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August 15, 2012  |  Discuss

30 teams in 30 days: #18 Nebraska Cornhuskers

Head Coach: Bo Pelini (39-16, entering 5th year) The Story: The Cornhuskers were thrown into the deep end during their first season in the Big 10, playing the toughest schedule in the conference. Despite this challenge, they still managed a 9-3 regular season. That included blowout losses to Michigan and Wisconsin, along with a stunning [...]
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August 15, 2012  |  Discuss
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