Back at the end of April, Baltimore Ravens’ star linebacker Terrell Suggs tore his achilles tendon. At the time, there were reports that he had torn it while playing in a charity basketball game in Arizona, but Suggs and his people insisted that he tore it while working on his conditioning and preparing for a [...]
The football program is quickly becoming a joke, along with the rest of the Big East Football, but the UConn Huskies decided to go full throttle with this horrendous T-Shirt And no, you cannot see the tail wagging from behind. Make sure you pick up a pair of Skidz
On Sunday I was watching the Tigers/Yankees game, when the announcer, Brian Anderson, proclaimed the Yankees are “amazing” defensively, due to their league leading fielding percentage and the “number of gold glovers” in their infield. As laughable as that statement is, luckily I don’t have to do the heavy lifting to tear this notion apart. [...]
Kurt Busch has raced in 413 races over his 13-year NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Career. His resume includes one Sprint Cup Championship, 24 wins, 88 top fives, 170 top tens, 15 poles, and myriad behavioral problems resulting in numerous probations, fines, and suspensions as well as two firings. His most recent suspension was earned two [...]
For all the taunting, cursing, complaining, greediness, and showboating that happens in professional sports, we often forget that it is just a game. Yes, it is more fun to win, and it sucks to finish last, but it sucks even more to not finish it at all. But a rare sign of true sportsmanship rang [...]
The Chicago Cubs may love their young 3rd year shortstop, but manager Dale Sveum is ready to kill the kid. The latest incident took place yesterday when Castro forgot how many outs there were and didn’t turn a tailor-made double play. He may be an All-Star, but that doesn’t get him free of criticism, and [...]
He cannot find a job in the NFL. Heck, Terrell Owens cannot even get a workout with a team. After flunking his way out of the Indoor Football League, TO has made the decision to change one of the variables, and that was by firing longtime agent, Drew Rosenhaus. He made the announcement of the [...]
This must be something that only happens to members of organizations in the NFC North. Over the weekend, Minnesota Vikings fullback Jerome Felton was nabbed for a DUI. But this wasn’t your run of the mill DUI that professional athletes get. Heck, he wasn’t even well over the speed limit. He wasn’t even moving. He [...]
Exhibit A: Green Bay Packers Super Bowl 45 Ring. Police seize a lot of different items during a drug bust, but it had to be a surprise to them when they came across a stolen Super Bowl ring the belonged to an executive with the Pack. The reports don’t have much to say in terms [...]
It seemed like the New York Mets would never see a no-hitter in their franchise history, just like Adrian Johnson never saw Carlos Beltran’s line drive hitting the third base foul line. Now a fan will never get an opportunity to ever see something like that happen at CitiField, as the organization has banned him for life. [...]
Yep, she called the Miami Heat loss to the Boston Celtics a tie. This is abysmal. I get it that basketball isn’t really followed up in those parts, but come on.
Hello and welcome to my 2012 mock draft, which you can all point and laugh at after the first round ends tonight. Before I get started with the actual mock, however, a note on draft strategy: unlike the NFL or the NBA, teams don’t draft for need. Even the best prospects are too far away [...]
It was just 2009 when Chris Johnson ran for 2,006 yards with the Tennessee Titans, and he appeared to be the best running back in the league. He became a big believer in his own ability, declaring that he would rush for 2,500 yards the following year. He came up slightly short of that. Or [...]
Just I the other day, I was telling someone that you can tell you enter into Michigan by two different things (besides the Pure Michigan signs that welcome you); everyone starts driving faster because of the 70 MPH limit, and the roads get extremely rough. The road conditions in Michigan are just horrible and always [...]
Good morning and Happy Monday! It has been a long day, especially when you know you will be covering a FIFA international friendly tomorrow, especially when it featured back-to-back press conferences. (The other one involves Puma being the kit sponsor of the Philippine Senior National Football team, its first in the Asia-Pacific region). I enjoy [...]
Now, THIS looks like the old Tiger Woods. This flop shot on 16 gave Tiger the inside track on the win at the Memorial. His reaction was vintage Tiger Woods. Like they say, “these guys are good.” Rev up the “Tiger Woods is back” articles and blog posts.
DON'T LEAVE ME HANGING
Here’s a dumb fan in Detroit that ran on to the field to fist bump New York Yankees right fielder, Nick Swisher. This happened with two outs in the ninth inning in Sunday’s game against the Tigers. Looks like Swisher allowed it, but was probably pretty nervous. Can’t trust a drunk, ya know? He’ll spend the [...]
Maybe these two are like a 5th grade boy and girl not wanting to admit that they like one another. One month ago, Danica Patrick and Sam Hornish Jr tangoed with one another at a Nationwide Race at Talladega. Hornish squeezed Patrick into the wall on the final lap, and Patrick decide to give Hornish [...]
Full details are not avaiable at the moment, but according to a report from Tulsa World, rookie wide receiver of the Jacksonville Jaguars, Justin Blackmon, was arrested early Sunday morning in Stillwater, Oklahoma for aggravated DUI. What exactly is aggravated DUI? According to Stillwater law, it is whenever an individual has a blood-alcohol level of .15 or greater. This [...]
One week ago, to no knowledge of anyone besides those closest to LaMarcus Aldridge and members of the Portland Trailblazers organization, the power forward checked himself into the hospital feeling incredibly sick, thinking he may have only food poisoning or an extremely bad cold. But no no no, he has a deadly blood virus. Here [...]
If there is anything that can be anticipated with the Miami Dolphins this season, it frequent shots of rookie quarterback Ryan Tannehill’s wife, Lauren. She has been modeling for the last few years, and now her fame is sure to rocket with the added attention of a having a soon-to-be starting NFL QB as her [...]
A LITTLE ASSISTANCE
In the top of the sixth during Johan Santana's no-hitter on Friday, Carlos Beltran hit what looked like a fair ball down the line. Obviously, the umpire called it foul.
Congrats to Florida sophomore Jonathan Crawford, who threw the 7th no hitter in NCAA Tournament History. Florida beat Bethune-Cookman 4-0 in their opening game.
Fire the agent, get a little help from your friends, and get more moey. After a couple years of searching for a new contract from the New York Giants, Osi Umenyiora has found peace of mindwith Big Blue for at least one more season. Though Osi doesn’t have additional years added to his contract, he [...]