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TV Ratings: How Will the NFL Draw Viewers Back?

TV Ratings: How Will the NFL Draw Viewers Back?

The NFL is desperate. True, the ratings are falling, but not at such a rate that the league is facing downright disaster. Yet, for an organization this large, there can be no place for complacency, especially when even the tiniest changes can elicit destructive consequences. All talk of the Super Bowl odds has been forgotten. [...]

November 10, 2016 admin Hot Seat, NFL 1

RT Lane Johnson’s Ten-Game Suspension Upheld

RT Lane Johnson’s Ten-Game Suspension Upheld

Right Tackle Lane Johnson is in the news once more and it, as the pattern has become, isn’t good news; and maybe it was a mistake to expect anything better. Forget about the NFL Betting lines, all anyone can talk about is Lane’s suspension. The NFL decided to uphold the Philadelphia Right Tackle’s 10-game suspension. [...]

October 12, 2016 admin Hot Seat, NFL 0

Steven Adams & Andrew Roberson of OKC’s Thunder Rock Out to Backstreet Boys

Steven Adams & Andrew Roberson of OKC’s Thunder Rock Out to Backstreet Boys

Well it looks like Thunder’s Steven Adams and Andre Roberson are very familiar with Backstreet Boys’ single “I want it that way.” During a car ride in New Zealand on Monday, Steven Adams and teammate Andre Roberson rocked out to one of the band’s more popular singles. Check it out: [...]

August 29, 2016 admin Headlines, Hot Seat, NBA 0

Lingerie Football Player Drags Opponent By the Hair

Lingerie Football Player Drags Opponent By the Hair

If any of you doubted that the Lingerie Football League (LFL) isn’t like playing “real” football, you were wrong. During the Western Conference Championship, Dallas Desire played against the Seattle Mist and was outscored 44-6. In what was probably a moment of total frustration, Dallas’ Victoria Thomas decided to attack Seattle’s Bryn Renda and drag [...]

August 25, 2016 admin Headlines, Hot Seat 0

Cam Newton Recklessly Disregards Health Hazards of Football

Cam Newton Recklessly Disregards Health Hazards of Football

Cam Newton isn’t the most popular player in the NFL at the moment. For as many people that have praised him for evading pass-rushers, he has been equally bashed for making what some consider ignorant comments. Sufficing to say, people do not seem as interested in discussing the NFL picks against the spread as they [...]

August 17, 2016 admin Hot Seat, NFL 0

NFL: No Evidence Peyton Manning Used HGH

NFL: No Evidence Peyton Manning Used HGH

Last season, an Al-Jazeera report implicated Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning in a PED scandal when they reported that his wife, Ashley, received HGH deliveries in 2011 when Manning was recovering from four neck surgeries. At the time, the report and Manning’s dismal performance made the Broncos unpopular NFL expert picks, but they were able [...]

July 27, 2016 admin Hot Seat, NFL 0

Houston Rockets Are Chasing All the NBA Superstars in Free Agency

Houston Rockets Are Chasing All the NBA Superstars in Free Agency

This just in: The Houston Rockets are still the Houston Rockets. Translation: They still plan on chasing just about every superstar free agent under the sun. From ESPN.com’s Calvin Watkins: According to a source the Houston Rockets are looking at the following high-level free agents: Al Horford, Kevin Durant, Hassan Whiteside and Ryan Anderson. The [...]

June 28, 2016 admin Hot Seat, NBA 0

Snoop Dogg To Be Inducted into WWE Hall of Fame

Snoop Dogg To Be Inducted into WWE Hall of Fame

On Monday, WWE confirmed that music icon, Snoop Dogg will be inducted into the 2016 WWE Hall of Fame celebrity wing. Other alumnis on the list include Pete Rose, Mike Tyson, Mr. T and many more. Snoop will be inducted alongside Sting, the Godfather, the Fabulous Freebirds, Big Boss Man, Jacqueline and Stan Hansen. The [...]

March 29, 2016 admin Headlines, Hot Seat 0

Rugby Player, Haydn Peacock Suffers Horrific Penis Injury

Rugby Player, Haydn Peacock Suffers Horrific Penis Injury

Rugby player Haydn Peacock suffered a horrible injury when his penis nearly got ripped off during a game in France. Peacock, a 23-year-old from Australia, was playing in a French Federation of Rugby League Elite 1 match last month when the unthinkable happened. He was taking the ball up for a run when an opposing [...]

March 14, 2016 admin Headlines, Hot Seat 0

WWE’s Daniel Bryan Retires Because Of Concussions

WWE’s Daniel Bryan Retires Because Of Concussions

WWE superstar Daniel Bryan announced that he is retiring from professional wrestling at the age of 34 for medical reasons. Due to medical reasons, effective immediately, I am announcing my retirement. Tonight on Raw, I'll have a chance to elaborate. #gratitude — Daniel Bryan (@WWEDanielBryan) February 8, 2016 Speaking to his hometown fans at KEY [...]

February 9, 2016 admin Headlines, Hot Seat 0