Tennessee sent a photoshopped Beyonce Rolling Stone cover to a recruit

shy-tuttle

What you see above is a photo that  five-star defensive tackle Shy Tuttle tweeted recently. And apparently, the University sent him that photoshopped Rolling Stone cover of him and Beyonce holding hands. Will this ultimately help the Vols land Tuttle? Who knows? But they definitely get an A for effort. H/T SBNation

Redskins’ long snapper Nick Sundberg calls Brandon Merriweather’s suspension ‘sketchy’, compares it to Ray Rice’s suspension

nick-sundberg1

The NFL suspended Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather for the first two games of the season for a helmet-to-helmet hit on Ravens receiver on Saturday. Meriweather was flagged for the hit, but because of his history (this is his 6th time doing this), the NFL decided to take it a step further and suspend Meriweather.

NFL bans ‘Slap Ya Mama’ hot sauce ads over domestic violence issues

slap-ya-mama

The recent Ray Rice case and how the NFL handled it has shined a light on what many call a domestic violence issue in the NFL. Just like concussions before it, the NFL is becoming sensitive to anything that can be pointed to as the league not being tough on domestic violence. Case in point: […]

Floyd Mayweather reads from a teleprompter just fine (Video)

floyd-mayweather

Floyd Mayweather refused to directly address The Breakfast Club’s audio of him struggling to read. Instead, he decided to address it the way Floyd Mayweather addresses everything: with his money.

Joe Theismann piles on, says Kirk Cousins has outplayed Robert Griffin III

griffin-cousins

The tear down of Robert Griffin III continues after a poor performance in Washington’s 23-17 preseason loss to the Ravens on Saturday night. Griffin finished the game going 5 of 8 for 20 yards and an interception while backup quarterback Kirk Cousins went 14 of 20 for 122 yards and two touchdowns.

Matt Prater to be suspended for first four games for alcohol-related violation

matt-prater

Denver Broncos kicker Matt Prater has been notified by the NFL that he will be suspended for the first four games of the season. The suspension stems from Prater violating the league’s substance abuse policy. The violation, according to the Denver Post, was alcohol-related.

Nick Saban is about to open a Mercedes-Benz dealership in Alabama

nick-saban-mercedes

Despite being linked to other jobs every offseason, Nick Saban has maintained that Alabama is the final stop in his coaching career. Saban is heading into his seventh year as Alabama’s head coach and from all accounts, he’s pretty comfortable with his on the field pursuits in Tuscaloosa.

Floyd Mayweather responds to illiteracy claim in the typical Floyd Mayweather manner

Read this $72,276,000.00. God bless. pic.twitter.com/dpwE3X7eLR — Floyd Mayweather (@FloydMayweather) August 23, 2014 In the face of a $750,000 reading challenge from 50 Cent and leaked audio of him struggling to read, Floyd Mayweather decided not to prove that he can indeed read, not that he has to prove that. But instead he invites us […]

Matt Simms celebrates touchdown by salsa dancing, referee is entertained

matt-sims-salsa-dancing

During the 4th quarter of the Giants’ 35-24 preseason win over the Jets, Jets QB Matt Simms connected with WR Greg Salas for an 11-yard touchdown. To celebrate, Simms decided to try his hand at Giants WR Victor Cruz’s signature salsa dance.

Report: Klay Thompson is ‘pissed’ that the Warriors considered trading him

klay-thompson

Ric Bucher has a column up at Bleacher Report examining the aftermath of the Warriors sticking their toes in the “trade for Kevin Love” waters then deciding against jumping in. The column revolves around the notion that the Warriors were the aggressors in the talks with Minnesota all along until they ultimately decided that trading […]

CloseWant more NGNGSports? Follow us on Twitter and Like Us on Facebook.