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NBC Video: The Jerry Sandusky Smoking Gun

2 years agoSports : SportsByBrooks

On November 15, 2011, NBC “Today” aired a video clip from an interview between Bob Costas and Jerry Sandusky. During the interview, Sandusky said to Costas: “I didn’t go around seeking out every young person for sexual needs that I’ve helped. There are many (children) I didn’t have — I hardly had any contact with.” The Sandusky remark [...]

Coach K: Penn St. Treatment of Paterno ‘Horrible’

2 years agoSports : SportsByBrooks

In a Friday appearance on CNN’s Piers Morgan Tonight, Duke head basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski attacked Penn State’s handling of the departure of Joe Paterno - which was initiated by the university shortly after longtime Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky was arrested and charged with dozens of crimes related to child sexual abuse [...]

Penn St. President: “Humane” To Hide Child Rape

2 years agoSports : SportsByBrooks

NBC News reports today that law enforcement authorities have uncovered emails that show Penn State President Graham Spanier, PSU Vice President Gary Schultz and PSU Athletic Director Tim Curley “discussed whether they needed to tell authorities about a 2001 allegation involving a late night encounter between a naked Sandusky and a young boy [...]

Video: Craig James Defames Leach With Malice

2 years agoSports : SportsByBrooks

What do call the express lane on The Road to Hell? Real Street. So drastically reduces commute time that Craig James often back home in Malice, Texas, before cock crows twice. Follow Brooks on Twitter or join him on Facebook for real-time updates Share This

Wrong Guy Apologizing For Legitimizing Castro

2 years agoSports : SportsByBrooks

As much as we despise the murderous Castro brothers regime that’s plunged Cuba into darkness for over a half-century, we couldn’t help but empathize with oft-hyperbolic Ozzie Guillen after his regrettable comments about Fidel CastroShow More Summary

Boxscores Never Lie, Tweet Absurd Exaggerations

2 years agoSports : SportsByBrooks

Earlier today Oklahoma-based website TheLostOgle.com reported on a recent Tweet by Skip Bayless in which the ESPN personality cited his own high school basketball career while making a point about star NBA guard Russell Westbrook. In a Tweet dated March 31, 2012, Bayless reported to his hundreds of thousands of followers on Twitter.com, “I started for [...]

Sandusky, Boy Shower: ‘Another Coach Present’

2 years agoSports : SportsByBrooks

In 1998 Penn State police discovered that current Nittany Lions football coach Jerry Sandusky had been showering with unrelated prepubescent boys in the school football team locker room. (Who was the Penn State coach “present” while Sandusky, child showered?) On May 19, 1998, Sandusky admitted to bear-hugging an 11-year-old boy while both were naked in the [...]

1998: ‘Mommy, Didn’t Jerry Know It Was Wrong?’

2 years agoSports : SportsByBrooks

NBC News reported today that a State College-based Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology who interviewed an alleged victim of child sexual abuse by Jerry Sandusky in 1998 warned the school at the time that Sandusky was a “likely pedophile.” (See Ph.D.’s Full Report on Sandusky as “Likely Pedophile” Below) Dr. Alycia Chambers reported the following of Sandusky to [...]

Has Proof Of Sandusky Case Coverup Emerged?

2 years agoSports : SportsByBrooks

On May 13, 1998, and May 19, 1998, Penn State University police detective Ronald Schreffler eavesdropped on conversations Jerry Sandusky had with the mother of a boy later identified as “Victim 6? in a 2011 grand jury presentment alleging 40 criminal counts of child sexual abuse against eight victims by the former Penn State football [...]

Feds Preparing ‘Substantial Claim’ Against Donnan

2 years agoSports : SportsByBrooks

The same United States Securities and Exchange Commission has officially announced it is investigating former Georgia head football coach Jim Donnan for “alleged violations of federal securities fraud.” (Feds recently make official what...Show More Summary

The Genius of C-Span (and a Boozy Chris Berman)

2 years agoSports : SportsByBrooks

Today SbB salutes a true pioneer in television history. A man who over three decades ago changed our everyday lives because he was unafraid to take a chance on what - at least at the time - was far from a sure thing. A trailblazer who has entertained us with an on-air style so unique that [...]

Money Shot Of MLB ‘Pon Stars’ Completely Spent

2 years agoSports : SportsByBrooks

Any chance of Fred Wilpon maintaining ownership of the Mets likely ended this week thanks to a U.S district court judge named Jed Rakoff. (Opening Day: Mets Fans No Longer Pay To Watch “Pon Stars”) On the eve of a federal court proceeding to determine if the Mets owe up to $383 million to the [...]

Discrimination Case Outs Unsettling Colts Conduct

2 years agoSports : SportsByBrooks

When it was initially filed in federal court last year, the racial/ethnic orgin discrimination lawsuit brought by ex-Indianapolis Colts cheerleader Malori Wampler against the NFL franchise seemed dubious. (Colts “Moral Standards” Apply...Show More Summary

Williams Audio: ‘Kill The Head The Body Will Die’

2 years agoSports : SportsByBrooks

On Jan. 26, 2010, New Orleans Saints defensive coordinator Gregg Williams, who has since admitted to administering a bounty program within the New Orleans Saints defense, appeared on Nashville’s 3 Hour Lunch radio show on 104.5 The Zone to discuss the upcoming Super Bowl between the Saints and the Indianapolis Colts while extolling the finer [...]

Wilpon Company Exec: Madoff Was Family Secret

2 years agoSports : SportsByBrooks

Monday a federal court judge in New York ruled that Sterling Partners, the company that owns and operates the New York Mets and SNY under the direct auspicies of the Fred Wilpon and Saul Katz families, must pay $83 million to the Ponzi victims of Bernie Madoff. The judge also reaffirmed a March 19, 2012 [...]

Fred Wilpon’s Letter To Madoff On Mets Letterhead

2 years agoSports : SportsByBrooks

The parent company of the New York Mets, Sterling Partners, is currently subject to a lawsuit filed in federal court by the court-appointed trustee representing the countless victims of Bernie Madoff’s Ponzi scheme. The managing partner of the Mets, Fred Wilpon, is one of the first two defendants named in the “clawback” lawsuit, which seeks $386 [...]

Sterling Solicited Prostitute’s Personnel Opinions

2 years agoSports : SportsByBrooks

In support of its landmark 2009 discrimination case against current NBA team owner Donald Sterling, the U.S. Dept. of Justice (DOJ) submitted to federal court a sworn statement by Alexandra Castro which included this characterization...Show More Summary

UCLA Confirms SI Exposé on Player Drug Use

2 years agoSports : SportsByBrooks

Early Tuesday SbB reported on Twitter that SPORTS ILLUSTRATED planned to publish a story detailing drug use within the UCLA basketball program. The investigative piece, which SbB has been told recounts marijuana usage by at least three then-current players who have since departed the program, was addressed by UCLA basketball coach Ben Howland at his weekly [...]

Penn St. TV: Sandusky’s Touching Tribute To Kids

2 years agoSports : SportsByBrooks

On May 24, 2006, Jerry Sandusky appeared on Penn State Public Broadcasting’s WPSU-TV to talk about the children’s charity he founded in 1977 called The Second Mile. (2006 PSU video: “touching more and more kids” is “most important thing”) During a 15-minute interview on WPSU’s Pennsylvania Inside and Out program Sandusky updated the programs and scope of [...]

ESPN: “No Intention Of Bringing Back” James

2 years agoSports : SportsByBrooks

Immediately after Craig James announced last December that he had decided to run for statewide political office in Texas, SbB reported via multiple sources that James was not likely to return as an ESPN college football announcer for the 2012 season. In a brief statement to SbB today, ESPN spokesman Josh Krulewitz essentially eliminated the prospect [...]

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