It appears Chris Long was right about Ray McDonald, and the Chicago Bears were likely wise to release the defensive end Monday. Katie Nelson of the San Jose Mercury News reported Wednesday night McDonald had been arrested by Santa Clara police on suspicion of violating a restraining order. On Monday, NBC Bay Area reported McDonald was arrested […]
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — NFL lineman Ray McDonald has been arrested for the second time this week. The Santa Clara Police Department says the former San Francisco defensive end violated a restraining order by being at a residence in Santa Clara on Wednesday. Show More Summary
50 Cent isn't going to lose his biggest boxing star... despite the fact his promotions company filed for bankruptcy this week... with Yuriorkis Gamboa vowing to ride with 50 all the way 'til the end. We broke the story... SMS Promotions…
On this week's episode, retired NFL defensive end Stephen White helps us sort through those offseason practice reports. Stephen, Danny Kelly, and PFT Commenter also discuss the latest on the Ray McDonald situation and holding NFL teams accountable for player behavior. Show More Summary
The week's broadcast ratings and viewership averages.
Game of Thrones was the week's top live + 7 ratings cable gainer among adults 18-49, adding 1.5 adults 18-49 ratings points.
The week's most-watched cable shows.
TNT won the week among adults 18-49 during primetime, beating ESPN and TBS.
Looks like there's a happy ending for Britt Nilsson afterall! As we reported last week, the 27-year-old was booted off The Bachelorette when the majority of the suitors decided to vote for Kaitlyn Bristowe instead. [ Related: A Guy On The Bachelorette Is In Love With A Fellow Contestant?! ] However, contestant Brady Toops left the competition early [...]
Broadcast top 25 rankings for the week.
Greece will likely miss a deadline for a deal with creditors by the end of the week as the two sides make little progress in their talks, four international officials familiar with the matter said. Greece is nowhere close to an agreement...Show More Summary
AstraZeneca may lose as much as 9 percent of projected earnings after a key drug was put into jeopardy last week when Amgen ended a partnership to develop a treatment for psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. ||| Oliver Staley London ASTRAZENECA...Show More Summary
“Beach Town” by Mary Kay Andrews has debuted on the iBooks bestsellers list this week at No. 14. Apple has released its top selling books list for paid books from i-books in the U.S. for week ending May 25, 2015. “The Girl on the Train” by Paula Hawkins remained at No. Show More Summary
Broadway’s crazy 2014-2015 season ended on a very high note, especially if you’re a theater owner or one of a handful of producers with big fat hits: The week that ended Sunday brought the Street’s 52-week total gross to $1.36 billion. Show More Summary
Jony Ive’s big promotion to chief design officer at Apple this week has set off some mild alarm bells from some Apple observers that Apple’s longtime design guru might actually be on the way out. Stratechery’s Ben Thompson, for one,Show More Summary
The Big Bang Theory was the week's top live + 7 ratings gainer among adults 18-49, adding 2.1 adults 18-49 ratings points.
The top 20 TV series on Xfinity On Demand for the week
Lifting weights is one thing. But when teams return to the field, guys change their minds sometimes. That’s apparently what’s happening in Detroit, as James Ihedigbo is ending his absence and reporting to OTAs this week, according to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press. The veteran safety hasn’t taken part in any of the Lions…
It was good news for California drivers when the state Supreme Court moved last week to end a requirement that people pay traffic tickets before being allowed to contest them.
The arrest and release of former Bears defensive end Ray McDonald became the big story in the NFL on Monday, but McDonald wasn’t the only defensive lineman to land in the news for the wrong reasons recently. Last week, word broke of a child abuse investigation concerning Broncos defensive lineman Antonio Smith in Texas. The…