Seattle Seahawks star cornerback Richard Sherman has been so impressed by wide receiver Tyler Lockett that he recently sought out a fun video game mashup in honor of his rookie teammate. In the second quarter of Saturday's preseason game against the San Diego Chargers, Lockett dazzled on a 67-yard punt return that he took to the house. Show More Summary
After bursting onto the scene last season as an undrafted rookie, Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Allen Hurns is dealing with some uncertainty due to hip trouble that caused him to leave the team's third preseason game. Continue for...Show More Summary
The Jacksonville Jaguars squared off against the Detroit Lions in their third preseason contest Friday night, and wide receiver Allen Hurns was among the team's standout stars throughout the first half. Conversely, rookie running back T.J. Show More Summary
The Toronto Star reports that Jose Bautista has ended three-month boycott against Sportsnet. Bautista was boycotting the network for forcing his rookie teammate to pay for a $900 suit. Bautista said the issue was resolved, but wouldn’t say how. [Toronto Star]http://deadspin.com/jose-bautista-... Read more...
New York Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. took the NFL by storm in his rookie year last season. After he had 1,300 yards, 12 touchdowns, and the best catch of the year in just 12 games, expectations are high for Beckham heading into his second year. Show More Summary
The Toronto Star reports, and Jose Bautista confirms, that the Blue Jays slugger has been boycotting Sportsnet since the broadcaster forced rookie Devon Travis to pay for a suit he purchased as part of a “makeover” segment aired three months ago. Read more...
The former NFL star receiver voiced his dismay at the Hall of Famer's words. Cris Carter has certainly felt a lot of criticism for his "fall guy" comment at the 2014 NFL Rookie Symposium surfacing this past weekend, with former NFL receiver Plaxico Burress voicing his candid perspective on it Monday evening. Show More Summary
Jameis Winston starred Monday night, especially in comparison to Andy Dalton. Jameis Winston got his first win as an NFL quarterback. Admittedly it was just preseason, but the rookie led the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on an 80-yard touchdown...Show More Summary
Cris Carter may have had a point when it comes to pro athletes getting a "fall guy" -- so says NBA star Nick Young. The Lakers star was leaving the Athletes Versus Cancer celebrity football game in L.A. when we…
When the Lions signed Zach Zenner as an undrafted rookie in May, he looked like the classic training camp body who won’t make an NFL roster. Yes, Zenner had outstanding stats in college — three straight 2,000-yard rushing seasons — but it was at South Dakota State, which isn’t exactly a hotbed for NFL talent.…
Before an athlete can become an NFL star he has to train relentlessly, become a college standout, and then take a 50-question intelligence test in 12 minutes! Think you're smarter than an NFL player? Try a few sample questions from the Wonderlic test. Show More Summary
The Panthers didn’t need any more bad news after star wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin had to be carted off with a knee injury. And yet, they got some. Panthers coach Ron Rivera said rookie wideout Devin Funchess “tweaked” his hamstring during today’s work with the Dolphins, and wouldn’t likely be available for tomorrow’s joint practice. “Probably not,”…
The Panthers star wide receiver, Kelvin Benjamin, was carted off the field with an apparent left leg injury. He is coming off a stellar rookie season.
On April 28, Jung Ho Kang owned a.182/.208/.227 slash line. He had one extra-base hit to his name. It was way early, sure, but it was also worth wondering if the Korean import's game was going to translate to the big leagues. AlmostShow More Summary
Tennessee Titans rookie quarterback Marcus Mariota made his much-anticipated professional debut in the team's preseason opener against the host Atlanta Falcons on Friday. It was a solid first showing that got better after a bad start. The 2014 Heisman winner went 7-of-8 for 94 yards with one interception, one lost fumble and one sack. Show More Summary
The 2001 cop drama "Training Day," starring Denzel Washington as a crooked LA cop and Ethan Hawke as his rookie partner is one step closer to coming to television. CBS has ordered a pilot from "Training Day” director Antoine Fuqua and producer Jerry Bruckheimer, Variety reported. Show More Summary
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At the 2015 NBA rookie photoshoot, SB Nation asked players to do their best impressions of NBA vets. The imitations are pretty good! Let's hope, for the rookies' sake, that the game's biggest stars never see them. (1) DeAngelo Russell's impersonation of Kobe is a treasure. (2) R.J. Show More Summary
Watch as the 2015 NBA Rookies impersonate the game's biggest stars. The post NBA Rookies Impersonate Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, Allen Iverson, Others (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Fantasy competitors often like the safety of drafting veteran players or the upside of rookies, but you have to make sure not to forget about the second-year potential breakout stars. Players are often forgotten about after quiet rookie...Show More Summary