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The NFL’s wackiest team just added a whole new dimension, with the New York Jets claiming Geno Smith with the eighth pick (39th overall) in the second round of the NFL draft Friday. Now you know why the West Virginia … Continue reading ?
Eight years after he sat waiting — and waiting and waiting — to be picked in the first round of the NFL draft, Aaron Rodgers signed a five-year, $110-million contract extension with the Green Bay Packers. The extension on a … Continue reading ?
Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook will undergo surgery in the next few days to fix a torn meniscus, making his availability for the rest of the playoffs uncertain. Westbrook, who has never missed a game in his five seasons, … Continue reading ?
Judging by the reaction of Dallas Cowboys fans to the team’s decision to draft a center with its first-round pick in the NFL draft, Jerry Jones is much better at libraryin’ than he is at general managin’. Jones was multi-tasking … Continue reading ?
Give Rick Pitino credit. He could have gotten a discreet yet fierce little cardinal tattooed on his shoulder and he’d have fulfilled the promise he made to his Louisville players to get inked if they won a national championship. Or … Continue reading ?
Upon further review, West Virginia quarterback Geno Smith has decided that he will return to Radio City Music Hall for the second and third rounds of the NFL draft tonight. On Thursday night, Smith was one of those guys who … Continue reading ?
The 2013 NFL draft opens with the first round starting at 8 p.m. Thursday night at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. Will Luke Joeckel be the first pick? Eric Fisher? Which team will take Manti Te’o ? … Continue reading ?
Charles Barkley wouldn’t really be interested in running an NBA team … would he? It just so happens that there’s an opening for a general manager in Phoenix, where Barkley lives and where there’s a needy team for which he … Continue reading ?
The NFL draft has become a very, very big deal on TV and, as a result, the league would prefer that fans come to the networks covering it rather than, say, Twitter for the big reveal of each pick. That … Continue reading ?
Although it has appeared through April that Texas A&M offensive tackle Luke Joeckel might be the No. 1 pick in tonight’s NFL draft, it’s looking as if the Kansas City Chiefs may go in another direction. Central Michigan’s Eric Fisher … Continue reading ?
And the football player chosen to grace the cover of the 25th anniversary edition of Madden NFL is [drum roll, please] … Barry Sanders. The Detroit Lions’ Hall of Fame running back beat Minnesota Vikings present-day running back Adrian Peterson … Continue reading ?
It’s good to go into the NFL draft with a burst of confidence. And then there’s what Tyrann Mathieu is doing. The Honey Badger has posted an invitation to a party “For 1st round draft pick Tyrann Mathieu” on Thursday … Continue reading ?
NASCAR reminded team owners, crews and owners in the most explicit terms possible: do not mess with the engines. After the Toyota engine from Matt Kenseth’s No. 20 car, the winner of Sunday’s Sprint Cup race at Kansas Speedway, failed … Continue reading ?
Liverpool striker Luis Suarez has been issued a 10-game ban by the Football Association for biting Chelsea’s Branislav Ivanovic on Sunday. Suarez, who was suspended for eight games in 2011 for racially abusing Patrice Evra, apologized for the move and … Continue reading ?
And now…presenting the best reason ever to watch the ESPYs: they’ll be hosted this year by Jon Hamm, noted sports aficionado, certified fan of all things St. Louis sports-related and “Mad Men” star. The announcement wasn’t so much made as … Continue reading ?
It isn’t terribly surprising, given that he’s the genial host of the event and he’s healthy this year, but Tiger Woods has confirmed that he’ll play in the AT&T National at Congressional Country Club in Bethesda, Md. Woods, who won … Continue reading ?
It was so simple for Cameron Lyle to join a bone marrow registry two years ago that he gave it little thought after the inside of his mouth was swabbed. Then came the call: he was a match for a … Continue reading ?
Tiger Woods will skip a tournament he usually plays next week, but don’t read too much into that. It probably has nothing to do with Lindsey Vonn. Or that drop that nearly resulted in a disqualification in the Masters … Continue reading ?
It would be a feel-good moment in the NFL draft, but Marcus Lattimore isn’t counting on hearing his name called at any point this weekend. The former South Carolina running back had been projected as a first-round pick, but that was … Continue reading ?
Many, many New York Jets fans hated the trade of Darrelle Revis to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. And then there’s George R.R. Martin, the “Game of Thrones” author who’s so angry he’s breathing fire. Getting rid of Revis is just … Continue reading ?