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Frank Gifford Dies at Age 84

Frank Gifford Dies at Age 84

Frank Gifford is in the Pro Football Hall of Fame as a player, but many remember his as the face on Monday Night Football. Either way, he’s an icon and a fixture in the football community. Gifford passed away over the weekend at the age of 84. He will be missed. Most middle-aged football fans [...]

August 11, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

When Reality Copies Fiction: Shane Mosley vs. Ricardo Mayorga

When Reality Copies Fiction: Shane Mosley vs. Ricardo Mayorga

In one of the more entertaining boxing movies to come out in the past decade, Robert De Niro and Sylvester Stallone played two former rivals who decide to come out of retirement in their 60s for one last “Grudge Match” against each other. Reality will copy fiction later this month, when former champions Shane Mosley [...]

August 11, 2015 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

Cam Newton Involved in Fight With Teammate at Practice

Cam Newton Involved in Fight With Teammate at Practice

Fights during training camp are nothing new, but one involving a star QB is. Cam Newton mixed it up with DB Josh Norman at practice this morning as result of an interception. It’s unclear as what exactly sparked the scuffle, but luckily, neither guy was hurt. They probably hugged it out in the lockerroom. [...]

August 10, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, Hot Seat, NFL 0

The Pound-for-Pound Top 15

The Pound-for-Pound Top 15

There is something absurd about a pound-for-pound ranking. When you argue that “Fighter A would beat Fighter B if they were both the same size” you are ignoring the fact that changing the size of either Fighter A or Fighter B would mean changing who they are as fighters. Yet, pound-for-pound lists have an irresistible [...]

August 10, 2015 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines, Hot Seat 0

Michael Jordan Thinks He Would Beat LeBron James 1-on-1 in Prime

Michael Jordan Thinks He Would Beat LeBron James 1-on-1 in Prime

Fire up the ESPN ticker. Michael Jordan is throwing shade at LeBron James. OK, fine. No, he’s not. But he is showing immense confidence in his previous abilities, even though the peak of his NBA career is roughly 20 years in the past. Jordan answered a bunch of questions on Saturday at his Michael Jordan [...]

August 10, 2015 admin Headlines, Hot Seat, NBA 0

49ers Release Aldon Smith Following Arrest

49ers Release Aldon Smith Following Arrest

Aldon Smith may very well be one of the 10 best defensive players in the NFL, but he can’t seem to get out of his own way. The latest news surrounding him is another rest, this time following a DUI, hit and run and vandalism. The 49ers have had enough of his off-the-field attention and [...]

August 8, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

The Big 3 of Japanese Boxing

The Big 3 of Japanese Boxing

While most North American fight fans don’t spend a lot of time thinking of Japan as a powerhouse, the Land of the Rising Sun does in fact have a very robust boxing scene, at least in the lower weights. In three of the eight divisions below lightweight, the top fighter in the world is from [...]

August 6, 2015 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

DeSean Jackson Injures Shoulder at Redskins Practice

DeSean Jackson Injures Shoulder at Redskins Practice

DeSean Jackson isn’t the most physically imposing guy, so when you play a game like football, injuries are bound to happen. But not this way. Jackson hurt his shoulder at Redskins practice by hitting a blocking sled. He suffered a separated shoulder and is expected to miss a few weeks. Washington Redskins receiver DeSean Jackson [...]

August 6, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Arian Foster Injures Groin in Practice, May Need Surgery

Arian Foster Injures Groin in Practice, May Need Surgery

NFL training camp and preseason can be a scary time as there’s always a fear of injury. It happens every year and it looks like the Texans’s Arian Foster is the first big name to go down. Foster injured his groin in practice and may be out a while. In fact, he may even require [...]

August 6, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Cardinals’ Michael Floyd Dislocates Three Fingers at Practice

Cardinals’ Michael Floyd Dislocates Three Fingers at Practice

The practice injuries continue in the NFL. Next up is Michael Floyd of the Cardinals, who dislocated 3 fingers at practice on Wednesday. That’s pretty impressive. He’s expected to miss the entire preseason but should be on the field early in the season for Arizona. Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Michael Floyd is expected to miss [...]

August 6, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0