Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater wasn’t happy with his rookie season. Coach Mike Zimmer will be happier if Teddy shows up with a few more pounds on his frame. Via Sid Hartman of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, Zimmer thinks the biggest thing Bridgewater can do this offseason is get bigger. “[H]e needs to add a little…
Get to know Sauber rookie Felipe Nasr, who starred with a fifth-place finish on his Formula 1 debut.
Rookie linebacker Chris Borland filled in admirably for the San Francisco 49ers this past season as star Patrick Willis sat out with a toe injury. He earned acclaim and was seen as a rising star who could help anchor the team's defense...Show More Summary
A big, talented young guy out of the University of Wisconsin, Chris Borland, a star rookie for the San Francisco 49ers retires at 24.
San Francisco 49ers star rookie Chris Borland is ending his promising football career due to concussion safety concerns, ESPN reports. The announcement comes at a time when the National Football League has been heavily criticized over...Show More Summary
With the June 25 NBA draft on the horizon, it's the perfect time for an update on the progress of last year's picks. Joel Embiid, 2014's No. 3 overall pick, continues to struggle with his surgically repaired foot injury, and Jabari Parker, at No. Show More Summary
Before he makes his way back onto the NBA court, Milwaukee Bucks rookie Jabari Parker finds himself in front of the camera starring in the new Gatorade ad. The post Jabari Parker Stars in New Gatorade Ad (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
After an injury-riddled rookie season that saw him appear in just four games, Jadeveon Clowney's offseason hasn't exactly been smooth sailing, either, as he was bitten by a teammate's dog. Continue for updates. Clowney Bitten by D.J....Show More Summary
Julius Randle has spent almost all of his rookie season with the Los Angeles Lakers sidelined due to a broken right leg. He continues to progress in his recovery from the injury, however. Continue for updates. Randle Cleared for Non-Contact...Show More Summary
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. is under the microscope after a spectacular rookie season, and teammate Victor Cruz wants to make sure that the rising star is careful about his public perception. Beckham went on a bizarre...Show More Summary
The NFL Combine may be over, but AOL is still having some fun with it. Although, their version of the combine is no regular week-long showcase for NFL rookies. You see, AOL recently put a spin on things, creating their own interpretation of the NFL Com-Bine, which mashes the faces of NFL stars together to create […]
Jarryd Hayne was named the top player in Australia's National Rugby League for the second time last season, a title that likely won't get him out of rookie drills in training camp with the San Francisco 49ers.
Former rugby league player Jarryd Hayne has signed an NFL rookie contract with the San Francisco 49ers, as per the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. The 27-year-old also received offers from the Detroit Lions and Seattle Seahawks, but last Friday accepted a $100,000 deal with 49ers. It is a move that could only be described as daring. Show More Summary
He is giving up guaranteed riches and established fame in Australia to go after the unprecedented. Jarryd Hayne announced last year he is leaving rugby as one of the sport’s biggest stars to try and make it in the National Football League. Show More Summary
Even if you don't follow American football, you've probably heard of Odell Beckham Jr. The New York Giants wide receiver became a viral sensation in his rookie year for his spectacular plays, most notably his now-iconic catch against the Dallas Cowboys. In the NFL last night, Odell Beckham Jr. Show More Summary
The 2015 receiver draft class is looking to replicate the historic success of the preceding 2014 class, which featured stars such as Sammy Watkins, Mike Evans and Odell Beckham Jr. But the talented group of rookies last season was as top-heavy as it was deep. Show More Summary
Longtime NASCAR sponsor NAPA Auto Parts just launched its first spot of the year for the auto racing giant. The campaign stars stock car racer Chase Elliott, who’s not even drinking age but apparently has enough swagger to attract overenthusiastic...Show More Summary
The 76ers have traded star rookie KJ McDaniels to the Rockets for Isaiah Canaan and a second-round pick, according to Yahoo. Instead of signing a rookie contract, McDaniels opted for The post Sixers Trade KJ McDaniels To Rockets For Isaiah Canaan, Draft Pick appeared first on SLAMonline.
Orlando Magic rookie first-round pick Aaron Gordon left Wednesday's game against the Miami Heat with an ankle injury. Ira Winderman of the Sun-Sentinel reported on Gordon's status: Gordon's 2014-15 campaign has already been shortened due to a foot fracture that required surgery. Show More Summary
Many stars at the Oscars on Sunday night were far from red carpet rookies. Check out some of our favorite throwback looks compared to what these actors and actresses wore this year.