NFL: Carolina Panthers at Green Bay Packers

Five things we learned from Panthers-Packers

After a late TD drive sparked a win against the Dolphins, the Packers were hoping for a comfortable win against the Panthers. Sure enough, Green Bay dropped the hammer on Carolina. They broke out to an early 21-0 lead in the first quarter. They dominated all phases of the game and cruised to a 38-17 […]

NFL: San Francisco 49ers at Denver Broncos

Peyton Manning breaks Brett Favre’s record with 509th career TD pass

Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning broke Brett Favre’s all-time passing touchdowns record in the second quarter of the team’s Sunday Night Football matchup with the San Francisco 49ers. With roughly three minutes remaining in the first half of the game—which the Broncos won, 42-17—the 38-year-old quarterback hooked up with WR Demaryius Thomas on an eight-yard […]

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Watch: Prince Amukamara grabs and pulls on Dwayne Harris’ dreadlocks

New York Giants CB Prince Amukamara did his best Pierre Garcon impersonation in Sunday’s game against the Dallas Cowboys. When WR Dwayne Harris shoved him in an attempt to get off the CB’s jam and get separation, Amukamara wasn’t happy about it. So he resorted to grabbing and pulling on Harris’ dreadlocks in frustration—just like […]

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Watch: Russell Wilson fakes out Alec Ogletree on 52-yard run

The Seattle Seahawks are trying to make a comeback as they trail the St. Louis Rams on the road and quarterback Russell Wilson is leading the charge. On a 3rd-and-9 play in the fourth quarter and with the Seahawks trailing 21-13, Wilson took things into his own hands by rolling to his left. A pump […]

NFL: Buffalo Bills at Detroit Lions

Golden Tate gives fantastic response to Percy Harvin trade

The Seattle Seahawks let WR Golden Tate walk and test the free agent market without even thinking twice. There were rumors of dissension and locker room incidents between Tate and other members of the team, including WR Percy Harvin and QB Russell Wilson. Lance Zierlein of Sports Talk 790 touched on some of that on […]

MLB: World Series-San Francisco Giants at Detroit Tigers

SF Giants World Series history: How does this appearance stack up to previous ones?

As Travis Iskikawa was rounding the bases to the thrill of a jubilant crowd at AT&T Park, he joined Bobby Thomson as a Giants’ pennant–winning home run hero. Thompson’s historic blast (also known as “The Shot Heard ‘Round the World”) came in the deciding contest of a three-game playoff that beat the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1951—about six years prior to the […]

NFL: New York Jets at Green Bay Packers

10 former NFL stars vastly underachieving this season

It’s extremely difficult for NFL players to dominate their competition and take over games year after year. Even the league’s brightest stars can’t take the prime of their careers for granted, because their success can diminish quickly. The 10 players featured on this list aren’t necessarily washed up. The 2014 season hasn’t even reached its […]

NBA: Preseason-Utah Jazz at Los Angeles Lakers

Kobe Bryant rips ESPN after being ranked NBA’s 40th-best player

ESPN.com has ranked nearly every NBA player, and the Worldwide Leader is releasing its selections leading up to the start of the 2014-15 season. And on Thursday, five more players (ranked 36-40) were revealed. Los Angeles Lakers G Kobe Bryant came in at No. 40, which surprised fans and analysts alike. Bryant—who possesses five championship […]

NFL: Baltimore Ravens at Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Steve Smith quit Twitter, and the reason why may surprise you

Baltimore Ravens WR Steve Smith is never at a loss for words and has provided us with many entertaining sound bites during the course of his 14-year career in the NFL. After torching his former team for 139 yards and two touchdowns in a 38-10 victory a few weeks ago, he told the Panthers to […]

MLB: NLCS-St. Louis Cardinals at San Francisco Giants

Video: Travis Ishikawa hits walk-off home run to send Giants to World Series

Chris Chambliss, Aaron Boone, Magglio Ordonez—and now Travis Ishikawa. The Giants’ left-fielder became the fourth player in Major League history to end a League Championship Series with a home run. His three-run shot off Michael Wacha in the bottom of the ninth of Game 5 created a 6-3 San Francisco win over the St. Louis Cardinals and a date with […]

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Watch: Tom Brady flops, does not draw flag

After watching New England Patriots QB Tom Brady flop on Thursday Night Football, we have to wonder if he could’ve had a career in the NBA. In the second quarter of the divisional matchup against the Jets, the Patriots were driving, and it appeared Brady wanted to get them a bit closer. Jets DT Leger Douzable bumped […]

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Report: War Machine attempted to commit suicide in jail cell

Jonathan Koppenhaver—aka War Machine—is currently awaiting trial on 32 felony charges (including attempted murder, kidnapping and sexual assault) for the alleged beating of then-girlfriend Christy Mack and her friend, Corey Thomas. He recently sent a jailhouse letter to a friend, in which he claimed he was “ambushed” by Thomas. And now, according to TMZ, he […]

NFL: Cincinnati Bengals at New England Patriots

Will Darrelle Revis line up at wide receiver against his former team?

It wasn’t too long ago that Darrelle Revis was completely shutting down the league’s top wide receivers as a member of the Jets. Marooning some of the league’s most dynamic playmakers on Revis Island was a big reason the team made it to back-to-back AFC Championship games in 2009 and 2010. Now, five years removed […]

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Watch: Barry Bonds throws out first pitch at Game 4 of NLCS

The Giants and Cardinals squared off in a pivotal Game 4 of the NLCS. And thanks to some clutch hitting from Buster Posey, they would go on to win, 6-4. Both teams had 11 hits in the game, but it was the situational hitting by the home team that got it done. They called upon […]

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Jim Irsay breaks silence, speaks to reporters about suspension

It’s been almost seven months since Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay was arrested and charged with DWI and possession of a controlled substance. After serving a six-game suspension as punishment from the league (which ended on Friday), he broke his silence and spoke with the media on Wednesday for the first time since shortly after […]

NFL: New England Patriots at New York Jets

10 bold predictions for NFL Week 7

Week 6 of the NFL season featured shocking moments and improbable outcomes. The Dallas Cowboys—who weren’t supposed to be able to stop anyone on defense, even with 12 defenders on the field—overcame the “12th man” and beat the defending-champion Seahawks at CenturyLink Field, 30-23. The Cleveland Browns dominated the Pittsburgh Steelers, 31-10, beating their longtime […]

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PHOTOS: Illinois to wear ‘Gray Ghost’ uniforms at homecoming game

This Saturday will mark the 90th anniversary of Harold “Red” Grange’s surreal six-touchdown performance against Michigan. To commemorate the amazing feat, Illinois announced on Tuesday that the team will wear “Gray Ghost” uniforms at their upcoming homecoming game. Remember, sports writer Grantland Rice called Grange a “gray ghost” after that legendary performance—in which he scored […]

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