Category: Sports

World Cup 2014

I can’t believe it’s already been four years since our last World Cup.  In one month, June 12th at 4:00pm, the world will cast their eyes to Brazil as host team Brazil faces off against Croatia in Sao Paulo for

“Banned For Life”

New York- “Banned for life” was the decision imposed on L.A. Clippers Owner Donald Sterling after making racists comments to his girlfriend V. Stiviano.  The issue was raised as recorded tapes of his conversation to V. Stiviano began to surface

Eagles Cut Pro Bowl Wide Receiver DeSean Jackson

In a surprise move today, the Philadelphia Eagles released seven-year veteran wide receiver, DeSean Jackson.  After no teams showed any interest in a trade, the Eagles parted ways based on his $6.5 million hit against the salary cap and reports

First Female Kicker Attends Regional Combine

So history was made on Sunday in a male dominated sport.  That’s right Lauren Silberman was the first female ever to tryout for the National Football League at the NFL regional scouting combine in New Jersey. She first gained attention

Michael Jordan Turns 50: Leadership on Acid (part 6)

Leadership and Greatness

Michael Jordan turns 50: Leadership on Acid part 6.  I think we view Michael Jordan in sports the way we viewed Michael Jackson in music: Unquestionably one of the most talented players of their game. As I think about Jordan,

Jerry Sandusky Sentenced 30-60 Years

Jerry Sandusky sentenced today for 30 to 60 years for his convictions on 45 counts of child sexual abuse involving ten boys over a 15 year period.  In case you have forgotten or have been living in the outback, Jerry

Now back to our regularly scheduled season

Apparently, there was enough outrage building from the last few week’s games and then climaxing on Monday nights debacle which prompted NFL Commish Roger Goodell and the owners to come to terms with the regular officials this past Wednesday night. 

Mariano Rivera New York Yankees Closer Out Until 2013

Mariano Rivera has proven a lot of things over his career, therefore how could anyone doubt his words on Friday when he said, “I’m coming back. Write it down in big letters … I’m not going out like this.” On

NBA Playoffs and NHL Playoffs Hitting Three Major Cities

NHL Playoffs

Three of the nation’s largest television markets are enjoying the benefits of having both the NBA and NHL showcased in their respected cities. New York City, the number one t.v. market in the country, has both the New York Rangers

Tim Tebow Moves His NFL Platform to New York

NFL, Tim Tebow and the New York Jets Tim Tebow.  Call him a hero, call him a child of the most high God, or call him a quarterback trying to find his place in the league, either way, Tim Tebow

Redskins Start Free Agency by Retaining Key Players

(PHOTOS) NFL Washington Redskins Ashburn, VA- The Redskins have decided to look within Redskin’s Park as they start preparation for training camp. Some of the big moves have been with their current players. The team announced today that they will

2012 NFL Combine Arrives in Indy

Indianapolis, IN- The sights and sounds of the NFL have returned to Indy this week for the 2012 NFL Combine.  More than 300 college prospects from the nation’s top football programs have been invited to Lucas Oil “The Stadium that

Peyton Manning NFL Future With Washington Redskins?

Let the speculation and rumors begin behind Peyton Manning becoming a Redskin.  It’s funny hearing all of the draft and trade rumors with regards to the Redskins and their needs in order to get them back to those glory days

Randy Travis Arrested for Public Intoxication

Randy Travis Country music star Randy Travis was arrested for public intoxication apparently as the result of post-Super Bowl festivities. He apologized for his actions, and people will soon forget the whole thing happened. The most newsworthy aspect of that

Commercials | Even the Super Bowl is a Time Filler

Super Bowl commercials, like every year, have gained press for their fantastic expense, celebrity involvement, or overall artistic value. This year, I even saw ads promoting a company’s Super Bowl commercial! The Super Bowl commercials followed the formula of past

Super Bowl XLVI Touchdown Topics

Super Bowl XLVI Indianapolis, IN- A lot of topics are being discussed at this week’s Super Bowl XLVI.  From the level of football  the Giants are playing now to Tom Brady and Co. and will the Gronk play, to Peyton

Super Bowl XLVI Set

super bowl XLVI

Super Bowl XLVI is set.  The AFC Champion New England Patriots led by Tom Brady will play the NFC Champion New York Giants led my Eli Manning, ironically, “In the house that Peyton built.”  There is a lot to like

Joe Paterno Passes Away At the Age of 85

Joe Paterno passed away today after being hospitalized since January 13th for complications due to lung cancer.  Honestly I could talk about Joe Paterno and the Penn State Scandal however I shall not.  The man was a legend on the

The Road to Super Bowl 46

As we approach this final Championship weekend on the road to the Super Bowl 46, I thought I would break down the matchups and what we can expect to see on Sunday.  But first, let’s look at what got us