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Roman Reigns, Bad For Business: Why WWE Must Change Course

Roman Reigns Vs. Brock Lesnar: Please, No

Roman Reigns has been touted as “the future face of the WWE.” Many expect him to take the strap off Brock Lesnar at WrestleMania 31, and that may very well happen, but I’m here to tell you, it’s a bad idea. Here’s why: He’s Unproven On The Mic. Let’s remind ourselves for just a moment… Read more »

Sure, I’m High: Suspended Jaguars Receiver Justin Blackmon Jailed For 3rd Time

Justin Blackmon Arrested Again

Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Justin Blackmon, already serving a suspension for his second substance abuse incident, was arrested on Wednesday night in Oklahoma and charged with marijuana possession and driving under the influence after police picked up a “heavy smell of marijuana” emanating from his vehicle. The Oklahoma State University All-American was pulled over by… Read more »

The Love Dr. Is In: Dale Earnhardt Jr Tweets Dating Advice

Dale Earnhardt Jr on Twitter

Who knew that in addition to being a top dog on the race track that NASCAR’s Dale Earnhardt Jr. would give fans advice on love? Well, that is exactly what happened on Twitter. An Earnhardt Jr. fan with Twitter name @IanS_Miller decided to tweet a relationship question to No. 88 on Wednesday morning. His question… Read more »

Chase Headley, Veteran 3B, Now A Yankee After Trade

Headley a Yankee

Chase Headley has been traded by the San Diego Padres to the New York Yankees for rookie infielder Yangervis Solarte and minor league pitcher Rafael De Paula. The Padres have also committed $1 million is cash to the Yankees, who look to upgrade their infield with the veteran third baseman Headley. The trade comes just… Read more »

Tony Dungy ‘Clarifies’ But Does Not Apologize For Michael Sam Comments

Tony Dungy Releases Statement

Tony Dungy – former Super Bowl-winning coach of the Indianapolis Colts – recently said that he “wouldn’t want to deal with” drafting the NFL’s first openly gay rookie player, Michael Sam. In light of the backlash surrounding those comments – reported on by the Inquisitr – Tony Dungy released a statement today clarifying his comments,… Read more »

Brock Lesnar Returns To The WWE, But Does Anybody Care?

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The July 21st edition of Monday Night Raw revolved around Triple H’s choice of opponent to face John Cena at SummerSlam 2014. Superstar Randy Orton and rising stars Roman Reigns, Dean Ambrose, and Seth Rollins were the obvious choices, but each is already locked in a feud. Paul Heyman came to the rescue cutting a… Read more »

Cliff Lee: Trade Rumors, Noxious Gas Swirl Around Ace Pitcher

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Cliff Lee is likely on his way out of Philadelphia by the end of this month. The trade rumors surrounding Lee are starting to heat up, thanks to his return to the mound on Monday night. Cliff was making his first start since May 18, and the rust was certainly evident and pretty predictable. What… Read more »

Johnny Manziel: Johnny Football Is Number One NFL QB In One Category

Johnny Manziel tops all NFL QBs in jersey sales.

Johnny Manziel, also known as “Johnny Football,” will undoubtedly get the lion’s share of the attention the media gives to rookies going into this year’s football season. The Texas A&M alum hasn’t taken a snap yet in a pro game, but the Cleveland Browns’ second choice in the 2014 entry draft — and, as pointed… Read more »

Tim Tebow: As NFL Dreams Fade, Could He Go To Canada’s CFL?

Tim Tebow...could he make it in the NFL? Could he make it in the CFL?

Tim Tebow. The name just won’t go away, and now that football season is just around the corner, we’re bound to rehash the arguments about whether he was a great college quarterback who just doesn’t have the arm or skills to make it in the NFL or whether he’s a Christian martyr who could be… Read more »

Green Bay Packers, Aaron Rodgers Finally Looking Healthy In Training Camp

Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers are looking healthy and poised to make a run for the playoffs in 2014.

Mike McCarthy’s Green Bay Packers have made a regular habit of making the playoffs in recent years, banged up or not. Even though star quarterback Aaron Rodgers missed seven weeks last year, the team held it together and made it into the postseason. In fact, despite significant injuries, they’re made the playoffs for five straight… Read more »

Lakers Rumors: Shawn Marion Available To Help Mold Young Players

Shawn Marion la lakers trade rumors

There are some Los Angeles Lakers rumors suggesting the team is interested in signing Shawn Marion if he does not re-sign with the Dallas Mavericks. According to Dwain Price of the Fort-Worth Star Telegram, the Lakers are one of several teams interested in obtaining Marion. If Marion can’t get the $5.3 mil MLE from the… Read more »

Cleveland Cavaliers Rumors: Andrew Wiggins Signing Could Force Trade

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Cleveland Cavaliers rumors suggest that the team will sign Andrew Wiggins sometime this week. According to Brian Windhorst of ESPN, sources close to the team have leaked rumors that the Cavaliers want to offer Wiggins a contract in the neighborhood of $5.5 million. While signing Wiggins would mean the Cleveland Cavaliers could not trade their… Read more »