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Ben Tate out for Week 2, Jordan Cameron day-to-day

getty images The Cleveland Browns will be without Ben Tate for their Week 2 game against New Orleans. Tate is dealing with a sprained knee and is week-to-week. Rookies Terrance West and Isiaiah Crowell will be handed the ball in his absence. With the Saints allowing 123 yards rushing to Atlanta is Week 1 the Browns will want to attack with a similar game plan. Pettine: Ben Tate ...
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September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins TE Jordan Reed out for Week 2

Getty Images On Wednesday Robert Grinffin III confirmed to media members that tight end Jordan Reed would not play. Reed, 24, pulled a hamstring while trying to hurdle a Houston defender in Washington’s Week 1 loss. His status beyond the upcoming game against Jacksonville is still up in the air. RG3 says Redskins will be without former Gators TE Jordan Reed (hamstring) against...
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September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Tyler Eifert expected to be out 4-6 weeks

Tyler Eifert is expected to miss four to six weeks with his elbow injury suffered in Week 1. Eifert could end up on the injured reserve-recall list. The Bengals would be able to have him back in time for their tenth game of the season reports the teams website. With Eifert out of the picture, the Bengals will drop their two tight end sets for now. Jermaine Gresham could see a slight...
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September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Brett Gardner to miss time with latest abdominal strain

The New York Yankees have been without outfielder Brett Gardner since last Friday and they do not appear to be close to getting him back. Gardner, 31, will miss what has been deemed a “significant amount of time” according to Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News. “I’m not sure when we’ll get him back,” Yankees manager Joe Girardi said. “It’s a concern of mine...
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September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Bryce Petty to start against Buffalo on Friday

Bryce Petty will be on the field when Baylor takes on Buffalo this Friday night. While Petty was dealing with two cracks in his back, Baylor ruled him out of last weeks 70-6 win over Northwestern State. In a season opening win over SMU, Petty was 13-of-23 for 161 yards and two touchdowns. He was removed from the game due to his bac injury. Baylor wide receivers Antwan Goodley (quad...
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September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys linebacker Justin Durant out 3-4 weeks

The Dallas Cowboys thin defense has gotten thinner. Linebacker Justin Durant will miss the next 3-4 weeks with a groin injury suffered in Week 1. Kyle Wilber is expected to fill in for Durant who had been named a defensive captain in the wake of middle linebacker Sean Lee going down during training camp. “@MikeGz111: @BryanBroaddus .. Morning Bryan.. Heard 3-4 weeks for Durant...
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Dustin Pedroia to undergo season ending wrist surgery?

Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia could end his 2014 season early if he undergoes surgery on his left hand. Pedroia has been bothered by an issue with his wrist/hand for much of the season compiling a .278/.337/.376 batting line with seven homers. The 31-year-old dealt with a left thumb issue in 2013. Pedroia says surgery an option; a decision will likely be made Wednesday...
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September 09, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE Main Event Results for Sept. 9, 2014

On Tuesday night WWE Main Event aired on the WWE Network. Below are the full results for the show. Night of champions matches are announced. Seth Rollins vs. Roman Reigns and Randy Orton vs. Chris Jericho are added Seth Rollins vs. Jack Swagger Swagger takes control early on and sends Rollins to the floor. We go to commercial. Back from the break and Swagger is in control on the...
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Mets shut down David Wright for season

The New York Mets have shut down third baseman David Wright for the rest of the 2014 season with inflammation in his left rotator cuff. Wright has been dealing with the inflammation since mid-June but is not expected to require surgery. He will now get a few more weeks of rest before starting a strength and conditioning program. With his season over Wright finishes the year with...
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WATCH: Vladimir Guerrero's son hits baseballs like his dad

Vladimir Guerrero was one of baseball’s best power hitters during his prime. Known by nicknames such as “Vlad the Impaler” the slugger had a knack for swinging at anything and finding a way to place it over the outfield wall. The apple does not fall far from the tree apparently as his son is also quite the slugger. In a video of Vladimir Guerrero Jr. posted to YouTube the 15...
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Bills work out quarterback Tajh Boyd

Tajh Boyd failed to make the New York Jets roster after being taken in the sixth round of this years NFL Draft. That does not mean that his chances in the NFL are over. Boyd has a workout with the Buffalo Bills. The Bills currently have starter E.J. Manuel and Kyle Orton on their 53-man roster. Jeff Tuel is signed to the practice squad. If the Bills do not sign Boyd he will then...
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Michael Shumacher to continue recovery at home

The recovery of former Formula One champion Michel Schumacher will resume at his home. On Tuesday the manager of the seven-time champion said that Schumacher had left a hospital in Lausanne where he had stayed since June. He had previously spent six months at a hospital in France. “Considering the severe injuries he suffered, progress has been made in the past weeks and months...
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Janay Palmer, wife of Ray Rice, blames media for suspension

On Monday Ray Rice was released by the Baltimore Ravens and was suspended indefinitely by the NFL after a new video showing Rice hit then fiance Janay Palmer in an elevator on Feb. 15 emerged online. Palmer has since lashed out at the media for its coverage of Rice insisting that they were out to hurt her and Rice while saying that she loved her husband. “I woke up this morning...
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Terry Pegula to be next owner of Buffalo Bills

The Buffalo Bills will be staying in Buffao as Terry Pegula has been identified as the next owner of the team. Pegula is also the current owner of the NHL’s Buffalo Sabers. According to Forbes.com, the successful bid made by Terry and Kim Pegulas to purchase the Bills was $1.1 billion. The winning bid by Pegula beat out offers by a groups led by Jon Bon Jovi and another led by...
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September 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Entry List for NASCAR Sprint Cup Series at Chicagoland

The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series is at Chicagoland Speedway this weekend for the first of 10 Chase races. The MyAFibStory.com 400 has only 43 cars on the entry list meaning everyone will qualify for this race at the 1.5-mile track. Winning this race a year ago was Matt Kenseth. He has yet to win a race this season. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Entry List for Chicagoland Entry Car No....
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September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Dylan Axelrod leaves start with strained oblique

Cincinnati Reds pitcher Dylan Axelrod is likely done for the season after leaving Monday’s start with a strained right oblique. Axelrod, 29, lasted only seven pitches before leaving his start against St. Louis. With only a few weeks left in the season and a disabled list stint on the horizon the right handers season figures to be over. strained right oblique for Axelrod #Reds —...
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September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Jeff Fisher throws support behind Shaun Hill

getty images Rams head coach Jeff Fisher tried to defuse the thought that quarterback Shaun Hill was benched due to ineffective play in Week 1. Speaking to reporters on Monday, Fisher said that the journeyman would start in Week 2 against Tampa Bay if he is healthy. Hill played the first half of Sunday’s loss going 8-of-13 for 81 yards with an interception. The Rams trailed 13...
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Cam Newton will start for Panthers in Week 2

Cam Newton will start for the Carolina Panthers in Week 2 says a Associated Press report. Newton sat on the sidelines supporting his teammates in a Week 1 win over Tampa Bay as Derek Anderson looked every bit of capable should Newton have needed more time away for his fractured ribs. Newton will be playing at less than 100-percent against the Detroit Lions but those seeking fantasy...
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September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Robert Mathis has torn Achilles’ tendon

Suspended Indianapolis Colts linebacker Robert Mathis will miss the entire 2014 season with a torn Achilles’ tendon. Mathis, who was suspended for the first four games of the season, injured himself while working out on his own last week reports Pro Football Talk. He has one year left on his contract at $7 million. He is set to make $5 million this season. The loss of Mathis for...
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Ravens release Ray Rice, NFL suspends RB indefinitely

The Baltimore Ravens released running back Ray Rice on Monday after a new video emerged online of him hitting his then-finance in a Atlantic City hotel elevator in February. Shortly after Rice was released by the Ravens the NFL suspended the former running back indefinitely. Rice had been suspended for the first two games of the 2014 season, a punishment that was criticized nationally...
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No major structural damage in shoulder of Danny Duffy

Kansas City Royals starter Danny Duffy has been diagnosed with left rotator cuff inflammation. The Royals are hopeful that the left hander will miss just one start before returning to the mound. Dunny left Saturday’s outing against New York. On the season he owns a 2.42 ERA and a 1.08 WHIP in 141 1/3 innings of work. Landed in Detroit to news you may already have: Danny Duffy...
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Josh Hamilton remains out of action for Angels

Los Angeles Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton remains out of the lineup on Monday. Hamilton has been dealing with discomfort in his neck and shoulder for a week now. While Hamilton received injects on Sunday to help, he is not quite ready to rejoin the lineup. Collin Cowgill is listed as the Angels left fielder for today’s game against the Cleveland Indians. The Angels have also...
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San Diego Chargers at Arizona Cardinals: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

The San Diego Chargers will travel to take on the Arizona Cardinals on Monday night football. While the Chargers went to the playoffs and pull off a first round win, the Cardinals were harshly left out despite a more than deserving resume. Coverage of the game between the Chargers and Cardinals will air on ESPN beginning at 10:20 pm ET from University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale...
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New York Giants at Detroit Lions: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

It is time for Monday night football and that means a match-up between the New York Giants and Detroit Lions. Neither team made the playoffs last season which meant jobs were lost, most notably in Detroit. This year both teams again set their sights for the postseason and a win in Week 1 could be crucial as both could be fighting for a Wild Card spot. Coverage of the game between...
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WWE Monday Night RAW Preview for Sept. 8, 2014

Welcome to Tireball Sports’ coverage of WWE Monday Night RAW for September 8, 2014! Tonight’s edition of WWE RAW will air on the USA Network at 8 pm ET from the Baltimore Arena in Baltimore, MD. With the WWE gearing up for its Night of Champions PPV, this edition of RAW will focus on it. The big thing on RAW will be two matches. Chris Jericho and Bray Wyatt meet each other in...
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September 08, 2014  |  Discuss
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