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O.J. Simpson Could be Released this Year

O.J. Simpson Could be Released this Year

This summer, O.J. Simpson will be facing a parole board and could be released from prison after serving nearly a decade behind bars. Simpson, who will be turning 70 this July, was originally sentenced to 9 to 33 years for the kidnapping and armed robbery of two memorabilia dealers in Las Vegas. He was granted [...]

May 23, 2017 admin Headlines, NFL 0

NFL Considering Roster Exemption Rule for Concussed Players

NFL Considering Roster Exemption Rule for Concussed Players

Owners of NFL teams are considering a new rule that would exempt players with concussions from a spot in the lineup until they are cleared. This new rule would be very similar to the seven day disabled list in baseball. It would allow teams to place players with concussions on the exempt list and replace [...]

May 23, 2017 admin Headlines, NFL 0

Aaron Hernandez’s Fiancee Speaks of His Suicide on ‘Dr. Phil’

Aaron Hernandez’s Fiancee Speaks of His Suicide on ‘Dr. Phil’

During a two-part episode on Dr. Phil, Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez, Aaron Hernandez’s fiancee, revealed that she does not believe he committed suicide. “He definitely was emotional and we had talks about encouragement,” Jenkins-Hernandez said. “‘You’re going to come home, we’re going to keep fighting.’ But I never would have suspected something like this.” She said he [...]

May 16, 2017 admin Headlines, NFL 0

Jay Cutler Will Be FOX’s New In-Game Analyst

Jay Cutler Will Be FOX’s New In-Game Analyst

Quarterback Jay Cutler has chosen to end his playing career in order to try his hand at broadcasting. Cutler was hired by FOX Sports to be an in-game analyst and will join play-by-play announcer Kevin Burkhardt and analyst Charles Davis in the broadcast booth of FOX’s No. 2 team. Here is what Cutler had to [...]

May 5, 2017 admin Headlines, NFL 0

Author James Patterson to Write True-Crime Book on Aaron Hernandez

Author James Patterson to Write True-Crime Book on Aaron Hernandez

One of the worlds most popular authors, James Patterson and Little, Brown and Co. announced that a book about Hernandez is scheduled for early 2018. Patterson will be putting together a collection of true-crime stories in partnership with Investigation Discovery, to come out on the TV network and in print next January. The story will [...]

April 27, 2017 admin Headlines, NFL 0

Raiders and Lynch Agree to Terms on 1-Year Deal

Raiders and Lynch Agree to Terms on 1-Year Deal

If all goes as planned, Marshawn Lynch could be an Oakland Raider by the end of the day. The Raiders and Lynch have agreed to terms on a contract for a one-year deal and the team has hashed out the details of a trade for Lynch’s rights with the Seahawks. The Raiders will send a [...]

April 26, 2017 admin Headlines, NFL 0

Adrian Peterson to Join the Saints on 2-year, $7M Deal

Adrian Peterson to Join the Saints on 2-year, $7M Deal

As per ESPN, Adrian Peterson is set to join the New Orleans Saints and will sign a two-year $7 million contract. “I am excited to be joining the New Orleans Saints. I’m really looking forward to this opportunity. Most importantly, I chose this team because it just felt right within my spirit. Additionally, my wife [...]

April 25, 2017 admin Headlines, NFL 0

Aaron Hernandez Commits Suicide in Prison

Aaron Hernandez Commits Suicide in Prison

Convicted murderer and former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez was found hanged in his prison cell early Wednesday morning. The 27-year-old hung himself with a bed sheet attached to a window in his cell. His body was discovered at 3:05 a.m. Hernandez, who was in gen pop, was alone in his cell at the [...]

April 19, 2017 admin Headlines, NFL 0

Marshawn Lynch Starts Reinstatement Process

Marshawn Lynch Starts Reinstatement Process

Marshawn Lynch has taken the first step in potentially ending his retirement and returning to the football field. Lynch met with the Raiders earlier this month to discuss playing for his hometown team, but first he would have to be released or traded by Seattle who still hold his rights. He has also shown interest [...]

April 13, 2017 admin Headlines, NFL 0

Michael Irvin Denies Sexual Assault Allegation

Michael Irvin Denies Sexual Assault Allegation

Hall of Fame receiver Michael Irvin is denying allegations that he sexually assaulted a 27-year-old woman in a Florida hotel. Last March, a woman filed a police report claiming she had been assaulted by Michael Irvin, but according to him, the woman is a family friend and like a niece. “I have never, ever, in [...]

April 6, 2017 admin Headlines, NFL 1