Articles Tagged with Football

SMU Head Coach June Jones Resigns

Southern Methodist University Coach June Jones Steps Down

June Jones, head coach for Southern Methodist University, announced his resignation just two games into the 2014 season. Jones stepped down on Monday, effective immediately, and cites personal reasons for his decision. June’s announcement was sudden, and the coach released a statement explaining his unexpected departure from the Mustangs. “It was a very difficult decision… Read more »

‘Madden NFL 15’: Ray Rice Removed By EA Sports Over Violent Video

Ray Rice

Madden NFL 15 gamers won’t be seeing Ray Rice any longer. EA Sports, the maker of the football video game, is removing the troubled Baltimore Ravens player from its format after the National Football League suspended Rice Monday when a troubling video surfaced of Ray allegedly punching and knocking out his wife, Janay Rice (formerly… 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 »

Australian Football Player Strangles Opponent During Game (Video)

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An Australian rules football game in Australia took an unexpected turn last week as one of the players attempted to strangle his opponent right in the middle of the field and in full view of players, coaches, league officials, spectators and cameras. Video of the incident (above) shows player Brian Lake attacking opponent Drew Petrie… Read more »

This Samurai Warrior Has Insane Football Skills [Video]

Samurai Warrior

Being a Samurai means upholding eons of traditions and honoring the past warriors with the curved blade. We have all seen the legendary Samurai warriors fighting with their swords and full-body armor in ancient Japan. Hence when this Samurai warrior takes to the field, it is unbelievable what he does; not with his sword, but… Read more »

Why Do Americans Call It Soccer? The Answer Might Surprise You

Why Do Americans Call It Soccer? The Answer Might Surprise You

The 2014 World Cup has turned the world’s attention to football… except in America, of course, where most people are watching a sport known as soccer for the first time in the last four years. But with the rest of the world in lockstep about how to refer to the sport where players kick a… Read more »

New Creatine Research Suggests Ideal Times To Take The Supplement

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Creatine is a nitrogenous organic acid occurring naturally in vertebrates. It helps to supply energy to all cells in the body, primarily muscles. It was first identified in 1832 by Michel Eugène Chevreul, who discovered it as a component of skeletal muscle. Creatine is one of the products that Iovate Health Sciences International, a leading… Read more »

WWE News: Shawne Merriman Signs On To Become WWE Wrestler

Shawne Merriman

Former NFL Linebacker Shawne Merriman seems to have found a new calling in pro-wrestling, as the former San Diego Charger recently signed with World Wrestling Entertainment, better known as WWE. Merriman was spotted at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida a couple months ago and even tweeted a picture of himself where he had… Read more »