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Josh Freeman In Stage One Of NFL’s Drug Program

Josh Freeman is stage one participant in the NFL's drug program

Tampa Bay Buccaneers troubled quarterback Josh Freeman is reportedly a stage one participant in the NFL’s drug program. At this point in time, Freeman is not in danger of being suspended by the league for drug or substance abuse, instead, he is only subject to random testing. Sources with knowledge of the situation told ESPN’s… Read more »

Houston Texans’ Fans Burn Matt Schaub Jersey

A Matt Schaub jersey was burned by Houston Texans fans before Sunday's game

Houston Texan fans are tired of seeing Matt Schaub under center after he threw a critical fourth quarter interception in the team’s Sunday loss. The Texans were leading the Seattle Seahawks 20-13 with 2:40 to go in the game, when Matt Schaub threw a ball that Richard Sherman grabbed and returned for pick six. This… Read more »

Kevin Garnett In Ring Or Bust Mode For Nets

Kevin Garnett is in ring or bust mode for the brooklyn nets

Kevin Garnett, the Brooklyn Nets prized offseason acquisition, is in “ring or bust” mode with his new team, a sentiment which should make fans very happy. Garnett signed with the Nets, along with Boston Celtics‘ teammate Paul Pierce, to be the finishing touches on a team that just fell short of greatness last season. The… Read more »

Miami Marlins Put Unsold No Hitter Tickets Up For Sale

The Miami Marlins are selling leftover tickets from the no-hitter

Miami Marlin rookie pitcher Henderson Alvarez threw a no-hitter on the last day of the regular season. The Marlins, notorious for not selling out games, have put the leftover tickets of the game up for sale. Selling unsold tickets is not a new trick for the Miami Marlins. When Roy Halladay pitched a perfect game… Read more »

Dale Sveum Fired By Chicago Cubs

The Chicago Cubs have fired Dale Sveum

After two disappointing seasons at the helm, the Chicago Cubs have fired Dale Sveum, and will be looking for a “proven leader” as his replacement. Cubs President Theo Epstein announced the news in a statement released Monday, “Today, we made the very difficult decision to relieve Dale Sveum of his duties as Cubs manager. Dale… Read more »

Brian Hoyer Named Browns Starter For Thursday Matchup

Brian Hoyer named Thursday starter for Browns

The Cleveland Browns have named Brian Hoyer their starting quarterback this Thursday against the Buffalo Bills. The news comes a day after Brian Hoyer led the Cleveland Browns to their second straight victory, evening the team’s record at 2-2. The Browns started the season with second year quarterback Brandon Weeden starting. Cleveland fell to 0-2,… Read more »

Dashon Goldson Avoids Fine For Latest Hit

Dashon Goldson will be fined, not suspended, by the NFL for his latest hit

Tampa Bay Buccaneers controversial safety Dashon Goldson will avoid a suspension from the league for his latest hit. Dashon Goldson’s on field violence has been a continuing theme this NFL season. He has already been fined multiple times by the NFL for illegal hit, his most recent costing him $100,000. Of course, that fine was… Read more »

Vince Wilfork Tears Achilles, Out For Season

Vince Wilfork tears his achilles, is out for the season

The New England Patriots may have beaten the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday Night Football, but they lost defensive anchor Vince Wilfork for the rest of the season with a torn achilles. The loss of Vince Wilfork will leave a gaping hole in the Patriots offensive line. And no, that’s not a joke at the expense… Read more »

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 »