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Eagles reach new deals with Riley Cooper and Jason Kelce

getty images The Philadelphia Eagles have reached new deals with center Jason Kelce and wide receiver Riley Cooper. Of the two signings the one that will catch the most eyes is Cooper. The wide receiver overcame a dicey situation which showed him saying a racial slur last summer and became a dependable target catching 47 passes for 835 yards and eight touchdowns. The Eagles could...
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February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: DeMarcus Ware and Cowboys not communicating

getty images Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has stated that the team could move on without DeMarcus Ware in 2014. Those words are being matched by silence between the two parties. The Cowboys could release or trade Ware who would need to take a significant paycut in order to stay with the team in 2014. With his pay dropping off last season and the Cowboys nearly $19 million over...
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February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE SmackDown Result for Feb 28, 2014 *SPOILERS*

WWE SmackDown will air on Friday February 28, 2014. It will feature events which were taped from the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Below are the full results for the show. WWE SmackDown Results for Feb. 28, 2014 Dark Match The Miz defeated Fandango with the Figure Four. A memorial for Nelson Frazier is shown. He competed as Mable, Viscera and later Big Daddy...
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February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

TNA Impact Results for Thursday February 27, 2014

  Source: PWMania.com TNA IMPACT RESULTS FEBRUARY 27, 2014 -MVP kicks off the show with a promo about the Team Dixie vs. Team MVP match at Lockdown. (1) Triple Threat Tag Match The BroMans def. The Wolves / Bad Influence (2) Ethan Carter III def. Douglas Williams. Doug got a great reaction from the UK crowd for his return. -James Storm comes out and cuts a promo on Gunner...
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Colts interested in free agent Eric Decker

The Indianapolis Colts have a young group of wide receivers but that has not stopped them from having interest in one of Peyton Manning’s old targets. Indianapolis has interest in free agent Eric Decker. Of course the problem for the Colts is going to be the price tag of Decker while they also try to find a way to improve their offensive line. Among the teams that have interest...
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Andrew Luck in favor of Colts bringing in Jonathan Martin

getty images Sooner or later the Miami Dolphins will release or trade offensive tackle Jonathan Martin. Martin, 24, is under contract with the Dolphins for two more seasons but recent meetings between the Dolphins and Martin’s camp have not gone well. The Dolphins have said they would accept Martin back while the tackle’s camp believes he is better off going elsewhere. While...
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Carl Pavano retires from baseball

getty images   Carl Pavano has retired from baseball. Pavano had been trying to work his way into shape to pitch this season but has abandoned those plans. “Despite my strong desire to compete and hard work in preparing for the upcoming season,” said Pavano, via MLB Trade Rumors. ”I feel that the amount of time lost from my spleen injury, coupled with the recovery from my...
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Eagles and WR Riley Cooper close to new deal

getty images The Philadelphia Eagles and wide receiver Riley Cooper are close to a new contract. Cooper is set to become a free agent, but the Philadelphia Inquirer reports that the Eagles will soon lock him up with a new multi-year deal. Cooper was a fifth-round pick in 2010 with whom the Eagles could annouce a new deal with by the end of the week. Cooper caught 47 passes for 835...
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Henry Melton interested in signing with Cowboys

getty images Free agent DT Henry Melton and his agent are making it known that he would not mind working with former Chicago Bears defensive coordinator Rob Marinelli. Marinelli was recently promoted to the role of Cowboys defensive coordinator after choosing to leave the Bears at the end of the 2012 season. During his time in Chicago, Melton recorded 15.5 sacks from 2010=2012. “Henry’s...
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Josh Hamilton out two weeks with strained calf

getty images Los Angeles Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton will miss the next two weeks of Spring Training wit a strained left calf. The 32-year-old Hamilton strained his left calf while running the bases on Tuesday. He is currently on crutches to ease the strain on his leg. Josh Hamilton (strained calf) will be out "minimum" 2 weeks, Scioscia said. Optimistic he'll still be ready...
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Jon Niese to have MRI on left shoulder

getty images New York Mets starting pitcher Jon Niese will have an MRI done on his left shoulder. Niese, 27, was tabbed earlier today as the Mets Opening Day starter but he is dealing with some soreness in his throwing shoulder. While this is not considered to be related to the rotator cuff he partially tore last summer it a concern. Jon Niese is going back to NYC for an MRI. His...
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Browns “very interested” in quarterback Derek Carr

The Cleveland Browns have the No. 4 pick in the 2014 NFL Draft. In obvious need of a quarterback many have assumed that the Browns would use the pick to select one in the draft. Blake Bortles, Teddy Bridgewater and Johnny Manziel are considered the top three quarterbacks in the draft but the Browns may have interest in another option. According to NFL Network’s Daniel Jeremiah...
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Timmy Hill to drive No. 33 starting at Las Vegas

getty images Timmy Hill will begin driving the No. 33 Chevrolet for Circle Sport beginning at Las Vegas. Hill, 21, has made 24 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series starts over the past two seasons. His best finish was a 22nd place run at Kansas in the fall of 2012. Both Hill and Circle Sport owner Joe Falk confirmed the news on twitter on Tuesday. @Joefalk33 Thanks Joe! I am extremely excited...
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaime Garcia diagnosed with shoulder inflammation

There is nothing structurally wrong with the throwing shoulder of St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Jaime Garcia. This was the best case scenario after Garcia felt discomfort in his left shoulder over the weekend. After two exams nothing structurally wrong was found by the Cardinals or Dr. James Andrews. The Cardinals will have him receive a cortisone injection and will re-evaluate him...
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Chiefs to lessen workload of Jamaal Charles

getty images The Kansas City Chiefs will feature less of running back Jamaal Charles going forward. Chiefs head coach Andy Reid says the team will feature Knile Davis more in 2014. “Knile was a rookie and he was learning every week and getting better every week. As the season went on we were able to give him the ball a little bit more,” said Reid, via ESPN. “Coming into this...
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Angels give Mike Trout one-year deal

The Los Angeles Angels have given outfielder Mike Trout a one-year deal worth $1 million. It’s a far cry from the reported $150-$160 million deal that the two sides have been talking about. Last offseason Trout was given a contract just $20,000 over the league minimum. This year the team was a little more friendly as the two sides have begun contract talks. If a deal is agreed...
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Would the Colts use franchise tag on Adam Vinatieri?

Kicker Adam Vinateri is a free agent. At 41, Vinateri is coming off arguably the best season of his career. That makes Vinatieri a candidate for the franchise tag according to the IndyStar. The franchise tag for kickers is set to be $3.4 million, which is what Vinatieri made in 2013. That means he will get a 20-percent bump to $4 million if he is hit with the tag. I have a hard time...
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Chase Headley believes he will be ready for Opening Day

getty images San Diego padres third baseman Chase Headley believes he will be ready for Opening Day. Headley will be sidelined for the next two to three weeks with a right calf strain but the 29-year-old does not envision needing a lot of onfield action this spring to be ready for the start of the season. “If I can get 15 to 20 (at-bats) from both sides, that’s pretty close to...
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers: Colby Lewis gets positive reviews after session

getty images The Texas Rangers are going to give Colby Lewis a shot to occupy a spot in their rotation and after his first throwing session pitching coach Mike Maddux liked what he saw. “That was like vintage Colby,” said Maddux who has overseen the Rangers pitchers since the 2009 season. ”I can’t come up with enough good adjectives to talk about him.” Lewis is hoping...
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Jason Collins has best selling jersey in NBA

Jason Collins signed a ten day contract with the Brooklyn Nets and already has become the NBA’s best selling jersey according to USA Today’s For the Win. Here’s were things get funny. Collins has been wearing the No. 46 since he returned to the NBA while the black jersey listed on NBA.com has the No. 98 that Collins previously wore in Boston and Washington. Collins began wearing...
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February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Raiders will consider Michael Vick

The Oakland Raiders have the fifth pick in the 2014 NFL Draft. May they draft a quarterback? Another option many have assumed that the Raiders would take a look at is Michael Vick. The veteran could still be a starter in the NFL and could buy the Raiders some time with a rookie quarterback while putting a more competitive offense on the field. According to Jason La Canfora the Raiders...
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February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Aaron Hernandez beats up fellow inmate

Ex-New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez beat up another inmate at the Bristol County Jail on Tuesday. Hernandez and another inmate had been “beefing all day long” according to TMZ before Hernandez beat him up. Apparently the other inmate had been harassing Hernandez prior to the incident. Hernandez, 24, ha been locked up since June 26th as he faces murder charges dating...
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February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals’ Jamie Garcia to seek second opinion on shoulder

St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Jamie Garcia has made just 29 starts over the past two seasons and there are concerns that his 2014 season may be another lost season. Garcia, 27, flew back to St. Louis recently to have his shoulder looked at by team doctors. He will get a second look in the form of Dr. James Andrews of Wednesday. John Mozeliak tells media that Garcia will see Dr. Andrews...
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February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Johan Santana tops out at 81 mph during throwing session

getty images Johan Santana may be encouraged by his progress, but the velocity he displayed on Tuesday reminded major league teams that the veteran left-hander still has a long way to go before he is ready to contribute. The 34-year-old Santana is still rebuilding arm strength after his second shoulder capsule surgery. Santana topped out at 81 mph on Tuesday. Most of his pitches...
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February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Jose Fernandez aiming for 1.95 ERA in 2014

After a strong rookie season resulted in a Rookie of the Year award, Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez is setting his sights higher in 2014. Fernandez, 21, finished last season with a 2.19 ERA. It’s hard to imagine doing better than that but the right hander says his goal is a 1.95 ERA this season. “I know it will be hard,” Fernandez said, via Marlins.com. “I like it hard...
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February 25, 2014  |  Discuss
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