LATEST STORIES FROM TIREBALL.COM

Alexi Ogando finding contracts hard due to shoulder concerns

Shoulder issues have plagued pitcher Alexi Ogando for the past two seasons. The Rangers made a decision to non-tender Ogando and while the right hander would love to land a big league contract teams have been scared off by the shoulder concerns. According to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe one American League executive said that Ogando’s shoulder “don’t look great.” The...
Via Tireball.com
January 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys and Packers inactives for playoff game

The Dallas Cowboys will try and survive Lambeau Field on Sunday and pull off the upset over the Green Bay Packers. The good news for the Cowboys is that both Rolando McClain and Jeremy Mincey will be active as they try to slow down the Packers offense. Aaron Rodgers, who is said to have a slight tear in his calf, will start for the Packers with head coach Mike McCarthy saying the...
Via Tireball.com
January 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Jeff Gordon 3M, Panasonic, AARP paint schemes

  Jeff Gordon will be driving the No. 24 Chevrolet SS again this season for Hendrick Motorsports and the four time series champion is getting a bit of a maker over. Gordon will drive the AARP machine in 13 races this season. The Axalta car is very similar to how it looked a year ago. The AARP machine will also be very similar to how it looked a year ago wit some slight changes...
Via Tireball.com
January 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Royals re-sign Mitch Maier on minor league deal

The Royals have re-signed outfielder Mitch Maier on a minor league contract. Maier, 32, appeared in 25 games for the team at the Double-A level hitting .233/.303/.389. A former first round pick, Maier has had little success at the big league level. He last played in the majors during the 2012 season and owns a career .248/.327/.344 line. The deal to re-sign Maier is merely out of...
Via Tireball.com
January 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Bills hire Rex Ryan, become first team to add head coach

The Buffalo Bills have become the first team to hire a new head coach. Rex Ryan formerly of the New York Jets will join the Bills to coach a team that went 9-7 a year ago. After Doug Marrone opted out of his contract the Bills became the last team to enter the market for a new head coach yet somehow were the first to land a new head man. Some believe that Ryan would have been better...
Via Tireball.com
January 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Kam Chancellor intercepts Cam Newton, goes 90 yards for touchdown (GIF)

If the game was not over after Luke Wilson caught a touchdown, it is now that Kam Chancellor intercepted Cam Newton and went 90 yards for a touchdown. The interception returned for a touchdown extended the Seahawks lead to 21 in a game that the Panthers had kept close until the fourth quarter. With all things going their way the Seahawks are just minutes away from hosting the NFC...
Via Tireball.com
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Luke Wilson catches 25 yard touchdown pass to extend Seahawks lead (GIF)

The Seattle Seahawks are well on their way to the NFC Championship game after tight end Luke Wilson caught a 25 yard touchdown pass from quarterback Russell Wilson early in the fourth quarter. Wilson got though the Carolina Panthers defense and into the endzone for a 25 yard score to give the Seahawks a 25 point lead. On the day Luke Wilson has caught four passes for 68 yards and the score.
Via Tireball.com
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Josh Reddick approves of Billy Beane’s offseason moves

After numerous reports that outfielder Josh Reddick was not on board with general manager Billy Beane’s offseason moves – things changed on Saturday. Reddick’s displeasure came when Beane dealt away Josh Donaldson early this offseason and reportedly told reproter Susan Slusser that “This doesn’t make sense to me. We just traded our best player the last 2 years.” From...
Via Tireball.com
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Kelvin Benjamin catches seven yard touchdown pass (GIF)

The Carolina Panthers struck back against the Seattle Seahawks with a seven yard touchdown pass from quarterback Cam Newton to wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin. Entering this game the Seahawks are heavily favored following their winning of the NFC West and their ownership of home field advantage. The Panthers won the NFC South with a losing record but got some help in the first round...
Via Tireball.com
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Russell Wilson finds Doug Baldwin for touchdown and Seahawks lead (GIF)

With 56 seconds left in the first quarter the Seattle Seahawks took a 7-0 lead at home against the visiting Carolina Panthers. Russell Wilson found Doug Baldwin for a 16 yard score on a third down play. The Seahawks struck first in a game in which many had them heavily favored. Wilson is 7-of-11 for 83 yards and the touchdown early in this one. The reception was the third of the...
Via Tireball.com
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Seahawks and Panthers inactives for playoff game

The Seattle Seahawks and Carolina Panthers have released their inactives for Saturday night’s NFC Divisional Round playoff game. Seahawks Inacties: TE Tony Moeaki, S Jeron Johnson, CB Marcus Burley, OG Lemuel Jeanpierre, OG Keavon Milton, DT Landon Cohen and WR Kevin Norwood. Panthers Inacties: DT Star Lotulelei, CB James Dockery, S Robert Lester, LB A.J. Klein, OT David Foucault...
Via Tireball.com
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Joe Flacco throws game deciding interception (GIF)

Entering the game on a strong post season run, Joe Flacco threw two costly interceptions in the second half of Saturdya’s AFC Divisional Round game against the Patriots. The second interception proved to be too much for the Ravens who lost 35-31. Duron Harmon hauled in the pick. The Patriots were able to run down the clock while Flacco’s final pass of the game was an incomplete...
Via Tireball.com
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Tom Brady sets playoff touchdown record (GIF)

Move over Joe Montana there is a new leader in playoff touchdown passes. With three touchdown passes in Saturday’s AFC Divisional Round playoff game against the Ravens, Brady has passed Joe Montana for the most touchdown passes in the post season. Brady’s 46th career post season touchdown pass was a 23 yard strike to Brandon LaFell which gave the Patriot their first lead of...
Via Tireball.com
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Bills bring back Rex Ryan for second interview

The Bills are moving fast in their pursuit of former Jets head coach Rex Ryan. After meeting with the Bills on Thursday, Ryan will again meet with them tonight reports ESPN’s Adam Schefter. If all goes well the two could quickly reach a deal that will allow Ryan to jump right back into the head coaching job. Bills are bringing back former Jets HC Rex Ryan for a second interview...
Via Tireball.com
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots: Edelman to Amendola for touchdown pass to tie game against Ravens (GIF)

The Patriots have tied up Satruday’s AFC Divisional Round playoff game against the Ravens thanks to a 51-yard touchdown pass from Julian Edelman to Danny Amendola. On the play Tom Brady throws a backwards pass to Edelman who then airs it out for Amendola who hauls in his second touchdown reception of the game. The pass attempt was the first in the NFL career of Edelman. Twice...
Via Tireball.com
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Brady ties playoff touchdown mark, Gronkowski scores touchdown (GIF)

The Patriots did not waste much time. After falling behind by 14 points quarterback Tom Brady found tight end Rob Gronkowski for a touchdown to cut the lead in half. Brady’s touchdown pass was the 45th in his playoff career, tying him with Joe Montana for the most all-time. The pass itself was just five yards, aided by a penalty on Ravens head coach John Harbaugh who walked...
Via Tireball.com
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Justin Forsett untouched to extend Ravens lead to 14 (GIF)

After a call to go for it on fourth down and five, the Ravens found themselves knocking on the door of the endzone again. Quarterback Joe Flacco found Torrey Smith for a big competition down to the one-yard round. A taunting penalty on Smith moved the Ravens back 10 yards but that lasted briefly. On the first play after getting into the red zone Flacco threw a swing pass to running...
Via Tireball.com
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Ravens Flacco to Daniels for touchdown at end of second quarter (GIF)

getty images The Ravens took a 14 point lead early in Saturday’s AFC Divisional Round only to see it evaporate by two straight Patriots touchdowns. With 10 seconds left in the second quarter quarterback Joe Flacco round tight end Owen Daniels for an 11 yard touchdown to cap off a 53 yard drive. The Ravens will now take a seven point lead into halftime. A week after John Harbaugh...
Via Tireball.com
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Danny Amendola leaps into endzone to tie game (GIF)

The New England Patriots have scored 14 straight points to even up their AFC Divisional Round game against the Baltimore Ravens. After the Ravens struck twice in the first quarter, the Patriots have rallied back. First it was Tom Brady rushing in on a four-yard run near the end of the first quarter. A little more than 15 minutes later it was Brady throwing a pass to the maligned...
Via Tireball.com
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Colts at Broncos: Playoff betting odds, point spread and tv info

The Indianapolis Colts drafted Andrew Luck which sent Peyton Manning to the Denver Broncos. You have heard the narrative for these match-ups twice in the past. A lot can be said about Manning and Luck but both know the biggest number is zero – as in the combined Super Bowl rings for both since. The Colts (12-5) are coming off a convincing win against a banged up Cincinnati Bengals...
Via Tireball.com
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Mark Mulder still considering comeback attempt

Mark Mulder attempted a comeback a year ago with the Angels but a ruptured left Achillies left him out for the season. Now the 37-year-old is still considering whether or not he wants to attempt a comeback for the second straight season. Mulder is said to be in great shape according to ESPN’s Jerry Crasnick. Mark Mulder, whose 2014 comeback ended with a ruptured Achilles in February...
Via Tireball.com
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys at Packers: Playoff betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Sunday the Dallas Cowboys will travel to take on the Green Bay Packers in the Divisional Round of the NFL Playoffs. Both the Cowboys and Packers finished the regular season 12-4 but tiebreakers allowed the Packers to get a bye week while the Cowboys were forced to play in the Wild Card Round. After a come back win against Detroit, the Cowboys will hit the road to take on the...
Via Tireball.com
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Marlins still hopeful Dan Haren will pitch for them in 2015

Getty Images The Marlins are still hopeful that starting pitcher Dan Haren will rescind his trade demands and pitch for them during the 2015 season. Haren, 34, previously informed the Dodgers that he would only pitch in southern California during the 2015 season. Despite that threat the Marlins acquired him and $10 million to offset his salary for the upcoming season. Since the...
Via Tireball.com
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Tom Brady runs into endzone to cut Ravens lead in half (GIF)

Down 14 points at home New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady ran into the endzone with 48 seconds left to cut the Baltimore Ravens lead in half. While his scrambling ability is not his best skill, Brady seems to do a pretty good job with his feet. On this play he went four yards. VINE – Tom Brady 4 Yard Rushing TD #BALvsNE https://t.co/5ghA8d6hNw — FanSided GIF (@FanSidedGIF...
Via Tireball.com
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Flacco to Smith as Ravens take 14-0 lead over Patriots (GIF)

After scoring on their first drive of the game the Ravens wasted little time in going down the field on their second. Given the ball following an overturned catch the Ravens marched 79 yards to find the endzone a second time. The final play of the drive was a nine yard pass from quarterback Joe Flacco to wide receiver Steve Smith Sr. VINE – Steve Smith Sr. Pass From Joe Flacco...
Via Tireball.com
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss
SITE INFORMATION
Tireball.com
Tireball Sports Media - latest happenings in NASCAR, MLB, NFL, NBA and more.
Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker