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Jake Locker Injury: How Long Is He Out For?

The Titans carted QB Jake Locker off the field Sunday

Tennessee Titans quarterback Jake Locker was injured in their game against the Jets on Sunday. He was carted off the field and rushed to St. Thomas Hospital for an MRI. News of exactly what the injury entails is still a bit thin on the ground. It is known that Locker spent the night in the… Read more »

Erik Spoelstra Agrees To Extension With Miami Heat

Erik Spoelstra has agreed to an extension with the Miami Heat.

Erik Spoelstra and the Miami Heat have agreed on a multiyear contract extension two days before training camp starts. Spoelstra has been with the Miami Heat in some capacity for more than two decades. The relationship has been incredibly fruitful for both sides, and will be for years to come. Because of Erik Spoelstra’s long-standing… Read more »

Big Changes Coming To NBA Finals

As soon as 2014 the NBA Finals format could be changed

The NBA Finals might be getting a big makeover in 2014, returning to an old format that’s better for business. Since 1985, the NBA Finals have been played in a 2-3-2 format, which mean two home games, then three away games, and then two more home games. The 2-3-2 was adopted when the Boston Celtics… Read more »

Mike Glennon Loses First NFL Start

Mike Glennon lost to the Cardinals in his NFL debut

Mike Glennon lost his first NFL start Sunday, as the Arizona Cardinals came back to beat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 13-10. Glennon was given the nod to start in Tampa Bay after head coach Greg Schiano had enough of Josh Freeman’s nonchalant behavior. The feeling is mutual with Freeman, who reportedly wants to be released… Read more »

Detroit Lions Get Big Win Against Division Rival Chicago Bears

The Detroit Lions got a big win over the Chicago Bears Sunday

The Detroit Lions won a big divisional match-up against the Chicago Bears Sunday and are now tied for the NFC North lead. On paper, this was a game the Chicago Bears should have won. Jay Cutler has played smart football so far this season, and the defense had been a brick wall. All the Bears… Read more »

Washington Redskins Get First Win Against Oakland Raiders

The Washington Redskins beat the Oakland Raiders Sunday

The Washington Redskins beat the Raiders 24-14 in Oakland to get their first win of the season. The Redskins defense finally showed up, and RG3 put together a complete game against a Raiders team without Terrelle Pryor. Both teams are now 1-3 on the season, and both are better than their records suggest. The Oakland… Read more »

New York Giants Fall To 0-4 Against Perfect Kansas City Chiefs

The New York Giants fell to 0-4 against the Kansas City Chiefs

The New York Giants remained winless Sunday, falling 31-7 to the Kansas City Chiefs. No one can quite figure out what the problem is with the Giants. Eli Manning, who has two Super Bowl MVPs to his name, has thrown a league high nine interceptions. Manning has always thrown a lot of interceptions, but never… Read more »

Jake Locker Carted Off Field

The Titans carted QB Jake Locker off the field Sunday

Tennessee Titans starting quarterback Jake Locker was carted off the field Sunday with a right hip injury. The injury could not come at a worse time for the very promising Titans. Jake Locker landed awkwardly on his right leg after a hit by New York Jets defensive end Muhammed Wilkerson. He couldn’t get up under… Read more »

Buffalo Bills Hang On To Upset Baltimore Ravens

The Baltimore Ravens lost to the Buffalo Bills Sunday

The Buffalo Bills hung on in the fourth quarter to beat the Baltimore Ravens and pull one of the biggest upsets of the weekend. Rookie quarterback EJ Manuel out-dueled Joe Flacco to even the Bills record to 2-2 on the season. He played like a rookie, completing 10 of 22 passes for 167 yards, one… Read more »

Cleveland Browns Surprise Again, Beat Cincinnati Bengals

The Cincinnati Bengals lost to the Cleveland Browns Sunday

The Cleveland Browns and Brian Hoyer have done it again! The team has won two games in a row after beating the Cincinnati Bengals 17-6 Sunday. It looks like everyone was wrong about the Brown tanking the season after the Trent Richardson trade. Brian Hoyer has brought ridiculous new life into Cleveland, and is now… Read more »

Plane Flies ‘Tebow, Why Not?’ Banner Over Jaguars Game

Jaguars fans flew a Tebow, why not? banner over Everbank Field Sunday

Things are getting ugly in Jacksonville. A group of fans tired of the team’s quarterback situation, flew a plane over the game Sunday with a banner reading, “Tebow, why not?” The sign, obviously, is another effort by the Jaguars faithful to convince the team to sign free agent quarterback Tim Tebow. The sad fact is,… Read more »

Josh Freeman Wants Release If He’s Not Traded

Josh Freeman wants the Buccaneers to release him

Well, that escalated quickly. Tampa Bay Buccaneers third string quarterback Josh Freeman reportedly wants to be released by the team if he is not traded immediately. Accord to Jay Glazer or FIX Sports, Josh Freeman believes it would be best for both he and the Buccaneers to part ways sooner rather than later. The news… Read more »

NFL Gameday Preview: Bears Look To Quiet Lions High Flying Offense

The Detroit Lions play the Chicago Bears Sunday

The Chicago Bears will try to beat the high-flying Detroit Lions to start the season perfect 3-0. Bears quarterback Jay Cutler has looked revitalized under new head coach Marc Trestman in Chicago. Cutler is playing smart, mostly mistake free football, and looks like the player the Bears wanted when they traded for him. The defense,… Read more »

Hunter Pence Signs Five Year Contract With Giants

Hunter Pence and the Giants agree to 5 year contract

The San Francisco Giants and right fielder Hunter Pence have agreed to a new five-year contract worth a reported $90 million. Hunter Pence’s new contract with the Giants will reportedly be announced tomorrow, after the star player passes his physical. Barring an unforeseen disaster, San Francisco has locked down one of their key pieces for… Read more »

NFL Gameday Preview: Bills Look To Upset Surging Ravens

The Buffalo Bills have a favorable matchup

The 1-2 Buffalo Bills are looking to upset the 2-1 Baltimore Ravens at home Sunday. The matchup is surprisingly favorable for rookie quarterback EJ Manuel and the upstart Bills. The offense is averaging 350 yards per game, 135 of which are coming on the ground. Manuel has been surprisingly solid in his first NFL season,… Read more »

NFL Makes Jaguars Remove OW Position From Denard Robinson

The Jaguars can no longer label Denard Robinson and offensive weapon

As if the Jacksonville Jaguars season couldn’t get any worse, the NFL is now telling the team that Denard Robinson cannot be labeled “OW” on the depth chart anymore. Denard Robinson was a quarterback in college for Michigan, but the school really used him for a little but of everything. He is an incredibly gifted… Read more »

College Football Team Bus Explodes

A small college had its football team's bus expose

A Division II college football matchup last Saturday was canceled abruptly when one of the competing school’s team buses exploded on it’s way to the stadium. The matchup was between Miles College and Concordia-Selma will hopefully be rescheduled for another date. Because both schools are so small, not a lot of details have come out… Read more »

Formula One: Nine Deadly Accidents [Video]

Ayrton Senna

In honor of Ron Howard’s filmRush, about one of the most incredible stories of survival, we take a look at nine deadly accidents in Formula One (F1). Niki Lauda, was one of the lucky ones in that he survived the horrible accident which left him disfigured for life, but in one piece, for the most… Read more »

Russell Westbrook Might Not Be Ready For Season Opener

The Thunder may not have Russell Westbrook for their opener

Oklahoma City Thunder super star Russell Westbrook may not be ready to play in the team’s season opener after offseason knee surgery. The Thunder held their team media day on Friday in anticipation of the 2013-14 NBA season. Russell Westbrook was there and was open with the media about his health status: “I don’t know… Read more »

Josh Freeman Could Be Inactive For Bucs Sunday

The Buccaneers might make Josh Freeman inactive Sunday

Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers starting quarterback Josh Freeman could be inactive on Sunday after being benched for rookie Mike Glennon. A lot has happened in the few short days since Josh Freeman lost his starting job in Tampa Bay, including an unauthorized interview with ESPN where he said he wanted to be traded. Now reports… Read more »

Dodgers Not Interested In Robinson Cano

Robinson Cano will not be a Dodger next season

The Los Angeles Dodgers are reportedly not interested pursuing Robinson Cano, the Yankees All-Star second baseman, in free agency this offseason. Shockingly enough, the reason the Dodgers will not chase after Robinson Cano is money. Los Angeles has $163 million dedicated to the payroll next season, and Cano is hoping to land a $305 million… Read more »

Dale Sveum To Learn Cubs Fate On Monday

Dale Sveum will learn his fate with the Chicago Cubs Monday

Chicago Cubs manager Dale Sveum will meet with team management Monday to find out if he will remain with the team through the final year of his contract. Dave Sveum is currently finishing the second year of a three year contract with the Cubs. In his first season the team finished 61-101. This season the… Read more »

Joey Votto Ties Pete Rose For Reds Team Record

Joey Votto tied Pete Rose's single season on base record Friday

Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto is one of the best hitters in Major League Baseball. On Friday, he got on base for the 311th time this season, tying a franchise record with legendary hitter Pete Rose. Pete Rose set the record in 1969, and now 44 years later it has finally been tied. And… Read more »

Eric Wedge Will Not Return As Mariners Manager Next Season

Eric Wedge announced he is leaving the Mariners Friday

Eric Wedge has reportedly informed the Seattle Mariners he will not return to the team next season. Eric Wedge will stay in Seattle for the final games of this MLB season, then he will leave the team after a less than fruitful three-year tenure. In 2011 the Mariners finished the season with a 67-95 record,… Read more »

Marlins Fire GM Larry Beinfest

The Marlins have fired Larry Beinfest

The Miami Marlins front office upheaval began Friday with the firing of general manager Larry Beinfest. Larry Beinfest will be replaced by Dan Jennings immediately. It had previously been reported that Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria had taken over day-to-day operations of the team, although at the time Beinfest’s job was not in danger. The tables… Read more »

Trent Richardson To Get Full Workload In Indy Sunday

Trent Richardson's leash will come off Sunday

Trent Richardson will get the full workload at running back for Indianapolis this weekend. With Ahmad Bradshaw out with an injury, the Colts won’t be able to platoon the two backs while Richardson learns the playbook. Ahmad Bradshaw will not play this Sunday against the Jaguars because of a neck injury. In Trent Richardson’s first… Read more »

Matt Cassel To Start At QB For Vikings Sunday

Matt Cassel will be the Vikings starter on Sunday

The Minnesota Vikings will start Matt Cassel at quarterback Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers. With Christian Bonder out with a broken rib, Matt Cassel will get the chance to prove he should be the starter in Minnesota. For Matt Cassel, the opportunity to start is Minnesota is huge. Despite taking the Vikings to the playoffs… Read more »