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Michael Vick Says He Needs Another Week To Fully Recover

Michael Vicks at Philadelphia Eagles

On Tuesday, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick called his hamstring injury a “bad pull.” Last week, the starting quarterback said that he was only at “60, 65 percent.” While he didn’t rule out a Sunday game against the Dallas Cowboys, he did sound like a man resigned to riding the bench. “I feel it getting… Read more »

Felix Baumgartner Plummets To Earth At 833.9 MPH

Felix Baumgartner Jumps Again

Felix Baumgartner just set a new world record after jumping from 24 miles above the Earth’s surface. During his journey, the skydiving daredevil reached a top speed of 833.9 miles per hour. If you are keeping track, that would be around 140 mph faster than the speed of sound. You may recall that in 2012,… Read more »

Is Tim Tebow The Answer To Any Team’s QB Woes?

Can Tebow Make It Back To NFL?

Tim Tebow has been getting around lately. Hawaii, apparently, according to TMZ’s Tebow Tracker. The famously-chaste Tebow has also made the rounds on the rumor mill for every team struggling at QB. KISS frontman Gene Simmons offered Tim Tebow a contract playing Arena Football. Tebow isn’t interested in playing in the CFL. Additionally, Tim has… Read more »

No Discipline For Cristiano Ronaldo Over Booking Against Israel

FIFA Says Ronaldo Is Free

FIFA has determined that Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo will face nothing further over his yellow card in Friday’s match against Israel. ”It was considered that there were not enough elements to open any disciplinary proceedings,” FIFA said of the Cristiano Ronaldo situation in a statement Tuesday. Ronaldo had been given a yellow card for dissent… Read more »

Who’s Next For Floyd Mayweather Jr.?

Who's Next For Floyd Mayweather Jr.?

Floyd Mayweather Jr. knows it’s good to be the king. But one thing about being on top of the boxing world means someone always wants a shot at Floyd “Money” Mayweather. So who’s next for Floyd Mayweather Jr.? A few weeks removed from his 45th career win, a majority decision over Saul Alvarez, Floyd Mayweather… Read more »

Sylvia Hatchell, UNC Women’s Basketball Coach Has Leukemia

Sylvia Hatchell, UNC Women's basketball coach has leukemia

Sylvia Hatchell, University of North Carolina Women’s Basketball Coach, has been diagnosed with leukemia. This will sideline her for an undetermined period of time while she undergoes treatment, she announced on Monday. In a heartfelt statement, Hatchell said: I am going to be involved in a treatment plan established by Dr. Pete Voorhees, medical oncologist,… Read more »

Seattle Seahawks Beat Titans 20-13, Despite Mistakes

Seattle Seahawks Beat Tennessee Titans

The Seattle Seahawks defeated the Tennesse Titans 20-13 on Sunday, despite several mistakes. However, coach Pete Carroll stated Monday that things were better than they looked. The Seahawks saw five fumbles and gave up a 77-yard touchdown on a badly botched field goal at the end of the first half. Despite this, Carroll still saw… Read more »

Dallas Cowboys’ DeMarco Murray Out With MCL Sprain

DeMarco Murray running with the ball

Dallas Cowboys fans and fantasy footballers took special note of the team’s roster in last night’s 31-16 win over the Washington Redskins. Running Back DeMarco Murray left the game early in the second corner with a sprained medial collateral ligament in his left knee. “We thought DeMarco would be back out there but decided against… Read more »

Loudest Stadium Record Shows Kansas City Chiefs Fans Louder Than A Jet Engine

Loudest Stadium Record Shows Kansas City Chiefs Fans Louder Than A Jet Engine

The loudest stadium record has been set by Kansas City Chiefs fans. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the world’s loudest dog bark belong to an Australian golden retriever. The Guinness Book of World Records crowned the golden retriever the world’s loudest barker at 113.1 decibels. But to put that ear-splitting yelp in context, thousands… Read more »

Timothy Bradley Wants ‘Money’ Shot: A Fight With Floyd Mayweather

Does Bradley Deserve A Shot At Mayweather?

WBO welterweight champ Timothy Bradley wants a shot at some real money. Specifically, Floyd “Money” Mayweather. After getting a split decision win over Juan Manuel Marquez on Saturday night, the 31-0 California pugilist set his sights on “Money,” listed as the highest paid athlete in the world in 2012. “I just want to fight the… Read more »

Loudest Stadium In The World Is Arrowhead, 137.5 Decibels Measured

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The Arrowhead Stadium, home to the Kansas City Chiefs, is now officially the loudest Stadium in the world. That’s according to Guinness World Records who recorded a massive 137.5 decibels towards the end of their 24-7 win over Oakland yesterday. A Guinness World Records official told the AP that the Chiefs beat the previous record,… Read more »

David Garrard Returns To New York Jets

David Garrard Unretires

To retire or not to retire? For David Garrard, this time it’s the latter, as the veteran quarterback returned to the New York Jets this week, after saying in May that he was done with football. Garrard was greeted in the Jets locker room by former teammates and a new locker spot while wearing a… Read more »

Adrian Peterson Explains Decision To Play On Sunday

Adrian Peterson Plays Sunday

Adrian Peterson explained his decision to play on Sunday to Fox Sports reporter Laura Okmin, and his reasoning is enough to bring tears to our eyes. Peterson tragically lost his two-year-old son on Friday after the toddler sustained head injuries on Wednesday. His alleged abuser, Joseph Robert Patterson, was arrested and charged with aggravated battery… Read more »

Travis Kvapil ‘Embarrassed’ About Arrest, Still Racing This Weekend

Travis Kvapil Apologizes Arrest

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Travis Kvapil is “embarrassed” about his arrest earlier this week for alleged domestic violence. Despite the charges against him, Kvapil will still race the No. 83 BK Racing car at Charlotte Motor Speedway this weekend. Kvapil spoke with reporters on Friday after he qualified 41st for the race, reports USA… Read more »