Could it be Tebow Time in the Arena Football League?
New York Jets running back Mike Goodson pleaded not guilty to the drugs and weapons charges against him at his arraignment in Morris County Superior Court in Morristown, N.J. on Wednesday morning.
The Star Tribune caught up with Minnesota Vikings defense end Jared Allen and asked him if he was asked to renegotiate his contract this past offseason. “You use the word restructure and that to me makes it feel like they’d want me to take a pay cut,” replied Allen. “And if anybody asked me to... Read more »The post Jared Allen says the Vikings haven’t asked him to renegotiate his contract appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
We reported that Giants fullback Henry Hynoski was carted off the field during Wednesday’s organized team activity. According to the Newark Star-Ledger, Hynoski will undergo an MRI on his left knee. “He kind of got (his leg rolled up on) and so we are taking a look at that,” Giants head coach Tom Coughlin said.... Read more »The post Henry Hynoski will under an MRI on his knee appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
New York Giants linebacker Aaron Curry admitted to the Newark Star-Ledger that he lost his focus after being drafted fourth overall by the Seahawks and earning a lot of money. “Early in my career, I was just selfish and self-centered,” Curry said. “I was more about me than I was the Seahawks at the time.... Read more »The post Aaron Curry admits he lost motivation after earning a lot of money as a high draft pick appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
Paul George is not content showing that he can compete with the Miami Heat on the court. Oh no. The Indiana Pacers forward is trying to show that he can also compete with them off of it. George, the NBA’s Most Improved Player, strolled into American Airlines Arena for Game 1 of the Eastern Conference [...]
Tim Tebow has friends in high places. You already knew that. But did you realize that Tebow even has martial artist, actor, and all-around badass Chuck Norris on his side? If you didn’t know before, you do now. Norris wrote a lengthy essay for News Busters, a site whose mission is to expose and combat [...]
Offense begins to click as Angels win fourth in a row, with C.J. Wilson as beneficiary.Josh Hamilton stood alone in the far corner of the Angels' clubhouse early Wednesday evening, looking far too frustrated for a guy whose batting average is higher than it has been in nearly a month and whose team is on its longest winning streak in nearly a year.
Manager implies the team lacks mental toughness, and he benches Andre Ethier, going with a lineup 'that I feel is going to fight.'
Does Chuck Norris wear Tim Tebow pajamas? It seems that Norris thinks Tebow may be the Superman of the NFL. In a column penned on Newsbusters.org, Norris makes his case for why he thinks Tebow could be a superstar. “I have been following Tim since he became a QB for the University of Florida Gators,” […]
Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam told USA Today Sports that he apologized to his fellow NFL owners Tuesday for any damage caused to the league's reputation due to the FBI investigation into his Pilot Flying J company.
Heath Miller knows his football career isn't over, just paused. When the injured Pittsburgh Steelers Pro Bowl tight end will be able to hit the "play" button again is anybody's guess.
According to Mike Reiss of ESPNBoston.com, Patriots running back Brandon Bolden hasn’t been cleared to participated in OTA’s because of an undisclosed ailment. Bolden’s absence Tuesday was health-related, as he has been taking part in the team’s offseason program but hasn’t been cleared to participate on the field as he continues to rehab an undisclosed... Read more »The post Patriots’ Brandon Bolden not cleared to participate in OTA’s appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger likes the changes they’ve made to the offense this offseason. “There’s been some changes this offseason in some of the offensive philosophies, playbook and some things that I think are good,” Roethlisberger said, per the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. “It’s some compromise from all the different position coaches, the running back coaches,... Read more »The post Ben Roethlisberger happy about the changes they’ve made to the playbook appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
According to the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, Packers cornerback Sam Shields didn’t show for Tuesday’s organized team activities. It likely has to do with that fact that he wants a long-term contract. A restricted free agent, Shields has not signed his tender with the team. Coach Mike McCarthy would not offer a specific reason for Shields not practicing, but... Read more »The post Sam Shields skips OTA’s appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
Groin shots seemed to be all the rage in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals between the Indiana Pacers and Miami Heat on Wednesday night. In the first quarter, Shane Battier kneed Pacers center Roy Hibbert in the manly region on a drive to the hoop. Then with about three minutes left in the [...]
The Indiana Pacers played a great game against the Miami Heat in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals. Heck, after Paul George made three free throws to give them the lead with 2.2 seconds left, it looked like they were even going to pull off the win. But luckily Miami had Pacers coach Frank [...]
Wide receiver Nick Harwell is transferring to Kansas after spending three seasons at Miami of Ohio, where he set the school record with 219 yards receiving in a game as a freshman.
Former Penn State President Graham Spanier has asked a county judge to throw out charges accusing him of helping cover up abuse allegations against former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.
Smith insisted that Jay-Z didn't play "that big of a role" in his final decision.
After a scouting expedition that took Bellator Talent Development Director and former MMA fighter Zach Light throughout the United Kingdom, Bellator has added three English standouts to the roster as Martin Stapleton, Rob Sinclair and Paul Sass have all signed long-term promotional agreements with Bellator MMA. “Our talent development team does the best job in [...]
Josh Barnett was on the MMA Hour last week and was asked about his future. He hasn’t fought in almost a year and has been quiet about his fighting career as of late. Ariel Helwani asked him about his future and what his future plans were? “I’ve been a top 10 fighter longer than anybody [...]
Charles Woodson had gotten word that Oakland fans had mobilized through social media to hold a rally at his free-agent visit to the Raiders.
The agent for first-round draft pick Star Lotulelei says his client has signed a four-year contract with the Carolina Panthers.
According to the Newark Star-Ledger, New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez threw three interceptions during the team portion of today’s organized team activities. He addressed his poor play after practice. “A couple of those throws I want back,” Sanchez said. “Of all people, freakin’ Snacks, that’s like your worst nightmare. But I was just trying... Read more »The post Mark Sanchez threw 3 interceptions on Wednesday appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
One day after being waived by the San Diego Chargers, the Patriots claim tackle Kevin Haslam. Chargers waived tackle Kevin Haslam yesterday. Claimed by Patriots today. — Michael Gehlken (@UTgehlken) May 22, 2013 The Chargers signed Haslam last year right before camp after he was cut by the Jacksonville Jaguars and the Oakland Raiders earlier... Read more »The post Patriots claim T Kevin Haslam appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
We reported earlier today that New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks didn’t show for the start of OTA’s. According to Jason Cole of Yahoo! Sports, Nicks decided not to show up because he’s unhappy about his contract and wanted to send the Giants a message. As if the New York Giants and Victor Cruz weren’t involved in enough... Read more »The post Report: Hakeem Nicks skipped OTA’s because he wants a new contract appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
Don Mattingly continued to show his disappointment with Andre Ethier by benching the Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder for the team’s 9-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday. The benching marked the third time in six games Ethier did not start, though Ethier did appear late in the other two games, unlike Wednesday. Mattingly is [...]
If you thought Roy Hibbert wasn’t all there during the first half of Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals between the Indiana Pacers and Miami Heat, it might have to do with him getting nailed in the nuts by Shane Battier. Battier was driving to the hoop late in the first quarter when he [...]
Right-hander has irritation in his pitching elbow. Phillies' Chase Utley to have an MRI exam.Milwaukee right-hander Kyle Lohse will miss his next scheduled turn in the Brewers' rotation because of irritation in his pitching elbow.
The Celtics may have some divine intervention playing into their offseason roster moves. Celtics minority owner James Pallotta presented Pope Francis with the team’s jersey on Wednesday at the Vatican. Pallotta was at the Vatican prior to the Copa Italia final (Italian Cup) as part of a visit by the two soccer clubs, AS Roma […]
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Roger Goodell confirmed Tuesday at the NFL's spring meetings in Boston that the draft will be moved to May in 2014, between the 8th and 17th of the month.
Cutting two games off the preseason -- either by expanding the playoffs or moving to an 18-game schedule -- is still being discussed, commissioner Roger Goodell said Tuesday at the NFL's spring owners meetings.
After Mark Sanchez threw 3 interceptions during Wednesday’s OTA practice, naturally head coach Rex Ryan is going to be asked about them. Through the NY Daily News, Ryan calls the interceptions “unacceptable”. While Ryan gives credit to the defense, he is careful not to take the blame off of Sanchez. It’s a good thing defense... Read more »The post Rex Ryan weighs in on Mark Sanchez’s OTA interceptions appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
On Wednesday the Cleveland Browns waived former Duke quarterback, Thaddeus Lewis, according the ProfootballTalk. Browns waive QB Thaddeus Lewis, per league source. — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) May 22, 2013 Lewis first joined the league as an undrafted free agent for St. Louis Rams in 2010. He, however, never played a snap for the Rams. He was... Read more »The post Browns waive QB Thaddeus Lewis appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
With the Raiders being a team that’s going through a massive rebuilding, not many people would voluntarily say that the Raiders are a team “on the up”; Charles Woodson is not one of those people. After signing a one year deal with the Oakland Raiders on Tuesday, Woodson gives more details to Dan Hanzus of... Read more »The post Charles Woodson belives the Raiders are a team “on the up” appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
The city of San Francisco celebrated the Golden State Warriors with “Golden State Warriors Day” on Tuesday, and they handed star player Stephen Curry a key to the city. The event was a nice tribute to the team after its successful season. There was only one problem: mayor Ed Lee made a blunder when he [...]
Jose Canseco just cannot manage to stay quiet about the rape allegation for which he is a suspect. Earlier on Wednesday, Canseco tweeted about a sexual assault allegation he is facing. He mentioned the accuser’s name and shared a photo of her. He even shared the location for where she goes to the gym. He [...]
The Super Bowl will make its first trip outdoors in a cold-weather city this February, when MetLife Stadium in New Jersey hosts the game. And, if all goes well, maybe New England will be the next stop. After San Francisco (Super Bowl L) and Houston (Super Bowl LI) were selected as the sites for the […]
Bill Belichick is not only one of the most respected coaches in American sports, he’s also one of the highest-paid. He’s no longer the highest-paid, however; that title now belongs to Saints head coach Sean Payton. Despite being suspended for the entirety of the 2012 season in the wake of the “Bountygate” scandal, Payton signed […]
This marvelous idea is really a friend of the NBA Mistress’ brain child, MHI(@MIA_Heat_Index), who began this series of posts last season where he ranked the 20 best playoff performances on the road in the past 20 years. Piggybacking his idea, I will not be ranking the road playoff performances, but rather listing these incredible feats [...]The post NBA Playoffs: “Murdering You On Your Own Shit” Awards; Part 4 appeared first on The NBA Mistress.
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When the Jackie Robinson biopic “42″ was released in theaters last month, many baseball fans may have got…
INTERNATIONAUX DE STRASBOURG Strasbourg, France May 20-25, 2013 $235,000/International Red Clay/Outdoors Results - Wednesday, May 22, 2013 Singles – Second Round (3) Alizé Cornet (FRA) d. (Q) Magda Linette (POL) 63 64 Misaki Doi (JPN) d. (4) Hsieh Su-Wei (TPE) 64 46 76(3) Anna Tatishvili (GEO) d. (5) Monica Niculescu (ROU) 46 63 62 (7) [...]
ATP World Tour 250 Düsseldorf, Germany (+2 hours GMT) 19-25 May, 2013 Surface: Clay RESULTS – WEDNESDAY, 22 MAY, 2013 Singles – Second Round [Q] G Pella (ARG) d  J Tipsarevic (SRB) 76(1) 61  [WC] T Haas (GER) d I Dodig (CRO) 36 64 75  [WC] J Monaco (ARG) d [Q] A [...]
BRUSSELS OPEN Brussels, Belgium May 20-25, 2013 $690,000/Premier Red Clay/Outdoors Results - Wednesday, May 22, 2013 Singles – Second Round Zheng Jie (CHN) d. (1/WC) Caroline Wozniacki (DEN) 62 64 (4) Sloane Stephens (USA) d. (Q) Zhang Shuai (CHN) 64 60 Romina Oprandi (SUI) d. (6) Julia Goerges (GER) 63 ret. (right wrist injury) (7) [...]
San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree has undergone surgery for a torn Achillies, a league source confirmed to ESPN senior NFL analyst Chris Mortensen.