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NASCAR driver slapped by woman after race

Following Sunday’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park there was a confrontation between Max Papis and Mike Skeen. The two driver had a disagreement over what led to a last lap wreck between the two and spent the cool down lap pointing at each other while driving their crashed trucks. The two were competing for third spot at the time of the crash...
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September 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Patriots cut return man Leon Washington

The New England Patriots have cut return man Leon Washington. Washington got a $360,000 signing bonus when he joined the Patriots but the club feels the 31-year-old has lost a step. A lost fumble in the Patriots preseason finale did not help his chances of remaining with the team. A team or two figures to give Washington a look now that he is a free agent but the days of being an...
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September 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Matt Crafton keeps Trucks point lead, full standings following Chevy Silverado 250

getty images Matt Crafton began Sunday’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Canadian Tire Motorsports park with a 49 point lead over James Buescher. Regardless of the outcome Crafton was ensured of leaving the race with the points lead. Crafton ended the race 10th while Buescher was ninth . Jeb Burton who entered the day third in the points finished 22nd. WINNER: Chase Elliott...
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September 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Chase Elliott wins Truck race in Canada, full results for the Chevy Silverado 250

Chase Elliott won the inaugural NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Canadian Tire Motorsport park. The race began with James Buescher on the pole. Ryan Blaney, Ty Dillon and Chase Elliott all contended for the win in the 94 lap race. Dillon began to run out of fuel with two to go but kept the No. 94 of Elliott behind him until the last turn where Elliott knocked Dillon into...
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September 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboys add special team player Kyle Bosworth

The Dallas Cowboys improved their special teams on Sunday adding linebacker Kyle Bosworth. Bosworth, 26, had been placed on waivers by the New York Giants. The nephew of former NFL player Brian Bosworth, Kyle will try to avoid being run over on NFL films footage. Hearing that the Cowboys put in a claim for LB Kyle Bosworth from NYG and were awarded him. He is a 3 year vet from UCLA...
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September 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Raiders waive fourth-round pick Tyler Wilson

The Oakland Raiders will not carry four quarterbacks on their roster when the 2013 season begins. On Sunday the Raiders waived fourth-round pick Tyler Wilson. Raiders are waiving fourth-round QB Tyler Wilson, per league source. — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) September 1, 2013   Wilson, 24, had fallen behind undrafted free agent Matt McGloin on the Raiders depth chart and...
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September 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Photos: Dale Earnhardt Jr. Race 2 Achieve paint scheme at Atlanta

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Race 2 Achieve Atlanta Paint Scheme | Photo Via Twitter Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the No. 88 for Hendrick Motorsports will have a special paint scheme on his Chevrolet this weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway for the AdvoCare 500. RELATED: AdvoCare 500 Starting Lineup | Larson to drive in Cup? | Kevin Harvick wins Nationwide Earnhardt Jr.’s car will feature...
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September 01, 2013  |  Discuss

AdvoCare 500: Startling lineup, green flag and tv info for Atlanta Motor Speedway

The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series is at Atlanta Motor Speedway this week. With just two races before the NASCAR Chase starts there is sure to be some jostling in the standings. Ricky Stenhouse Jr. will start the AdvoCare 500 on the pole. It is the first career pole in the Cup Series for the rookie. Along side Stenhouse will be his Roush Fenway Racing teammate Carl Edwards. Atlanta Motor...
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September 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Truck Series Canada: Starting lineup, green flag and streaming info for Chevy Silverado 250

getty images The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series will run on Sunday thanks to the Labor Day holiday. This will allow the truck series a chance to serve as the lead-up to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race later that night. Except the Truck Series will be at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park located in Bowmanville, Ontario while the Cup stars are at Atlanta Motor Speedway in Hampton...
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September 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Dodgers acquire Michael Young from Phillies

Source: Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images North America The Los Angeles Dodgers acquired infielder Michael Young on Saturday. Young, 36, figures to get the bulk of the playing time at third base in September and had to waive his no-trade clause to make the deal happen. Young is hitting .276/.336/.395 with eight home runs., 42 RBI and 49 runs scored this season. Acquired last winter...
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August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Buccaneers: Lawrence Tynes fighting NFI status

Lawrence Tynes is unhappy with being placed on the non-football injury list. Tynes is dealing with MRSA and the Buccaneers may be trying to dodge future legal battles as guard Carl Nicks also came down with the illness during training camp. While Tampa Bay is willing to pay the $840,000 owed to Tynes this season the kicker is unhappy about being placed on the NFI instead of the injured...
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August 31, 2013  |  1 Comment

Notre Dame gives coach Brian Kelly five-year extension

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish won their season opener against Temple on Saturday. They also announced the extension of head coach Brian Kelly who won is 200th career game. After months of speculation the Fighting Irish have given Kelly a five-year extension. Kelly flirted with the Philadelphia Eagles shortly after Notre Dame’s loss in the National Championship game to Alabama....
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August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Sam Hornish extends points lead, full Nationwide Series standings following Atlanta

Sam Hornish Jr. was the highest finishing NASCAR Nationwide Series regular in Saturday night’s Great Clips/Grit Chips 300 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Entering the race Hornish held a six point lead in the standings, leaving Atlanta he will have a ten point lead. RESULTS: Harvick wins, full NNS results from Atlanta The next NASCAR Nationwide Series race is at Richmond International...
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August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

James Buescher wins Truck Series pole in Canada, full qualifying results

James Buescher won the pole for the inaugural Camping World Truck Series race at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. The Truck Series race will take place on Sunday afternoon airing on Fox Sports 1 at 2:30 pm ET. The green flag will wave at 2:51 pm ET. A total of 30 trucks qualified for the race at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park located in Bowmanville, Ontario. The truck series race will...
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August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Giants release veteran backup David Carr

getty images The New York Giants have released veteran backup quarterback David Carr. Carr, 34, was the first overall pick of the Houston Texans in the 2002 Draft and was in his second stint with the Giants. He will now have to scramble to find work and may open the season as a free agent. The writing was on the wall for Carr when the Giants signed Curtis Painter and drafted Ryan...
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August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Pro Bowl CB Antoine Winfield retiring from NFL

Antoine Winfield will retired from the NFL. Winfield, 36, was rumored to be among the final cuts of the Seattle Seahawks. Winfield likely would find work on the open market if he attempted to continue his NFL career. Antoine Winfield has informed the Seattle Seahawks that he is going to retire. — Jay Glazer (@JayGlazer) August 31, 2013   Selected to three Pro Bowls, Winfield was...
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August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Nationwide: Atlanta Starting lineup, green flag and streaming info for Great Clips/Grit Chips 300

The NASCAR Nationwide Series will run the Great Clips/Grit Chips 300 on Saturday night from Atlanta Motor Speedway. Kyle Busch won the pole for the event and will be joined on the front row by Austin Dillon. Forty drivers will take the green flag at the 1.54 mile oval located in Hampton, GA. Atlanta Motor Speedway first opened in 1960 and has been holding Nationwide Series races...
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August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Kyle Busch wins Nationwide Series pole at Atlanta, full qualifying results

Getty Images for NASCAR Kyle Busch won the pole for the NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway with a speed of 180.563. Joining Busch on the front row will be Austin Dillon. A total of 40 drivers will compete at the 1.54 mile Atlanta Motor Speedway for the Great Clips/Grit Chips 300. Atlanta Motor Speedway, located in Hampton, GA, first opened in 1960 and has been...
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August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Seneca Wallace says 49ers used him, not retiring

Getty Images Seneca Wallace is not retiring from the NFL contrary to multiple reports that surfaced on Friday. Wallace said he was surprised when he heard the news. “I have not retired,” Wallace said in a phone interview with the Register. “I have just removed myself from the San Francisco situation because it wasn’t a perfect fit for me.” The news started circulating after...
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August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Seneca Wallace says 49ers used him, not retiring

Getty Images Seneca Wallace is not retiring from the NFL contrary to multiple reports that surfaced on Friday. Wallace said he was surprised when he heard the news. “I have not retired,” Wallace said in a phone interview with the Register. “I have just removed myself from the San Francisco situation because it wasn’t a perfect fit for me.” The news started circulating after...
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August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers cut running back Jonathan Dwyer

getty images The Pittsburgh Steelers thinned out their running back situation on Saturday cutting ties ties Jonathan Dwyer. Dwyer, 24, had spent the last three seasons with the Steelers and ran the ball 156 times last year for 623 yards. #steelernation I love y’all thanks for the love and support once steeler always a steeler. Now it’s time to take my talents somewhere else....
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August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Pirates pick up Justin Morneau from Twins

getty images The Pittsburgh Pirates added the bat of Justin Morneau on Saturday. Morneau, 32, is a former American League MVP but has struggled at times to return to form after suffering a concussion in 2010. Source: #Pirates acquire Morneau from #Twins for OF Alex Presley. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) August 31, 2013   This season Morneau was hitting .259/.315/.426 with 17...
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August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Kyle Larson could drive in Sprint Cup yet this season

GETTY Images for NASCAR Kyle Larson will drive the No. 42  for Earnhardt Ganassi Racing during the 2014 Sprint Cup season but that does not mean that the 21-year-old driver will have to wait till then to see his first action at NASCAR’s top level. Larson, a rookie this season in the Nationwide series, and the 2012 K&N Pro Series East Champion will be taking over the No 42...
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August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

NBA player Andre Drummond dating Nickelodeon star

It appears that Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond’s efforts to flatter Nickelodeon star Jennette McCurdy have been successful. The NBA player who stands 7-feet tall is actually younger then McCurdy, 21, who has appeared on Nickelodeon shows such as ‘iCarly’ and ‘Sam and Cat.’ In July Drummond began posting photos of McCurdy for #WCW or “Woman Crush Wednesday” on...
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August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Jermichael Finley spikes first pitch into ground

ap photo The Milwaukee Brewers had Jermichael Finley throw out the first pitch at Friday night’s game and the results were disappointing. Finley did his best Carly Rae Jepsen impersonation by spiking the ball into the ground. Finley may take pride in the fact that the ball actually left the mound. Once the NFL season gets underway the 26-year-old Finley will look to improve on...
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August 31, 2013  |  Discuss
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