Jimmy Haslam just bought the Cleveland Browns for more than $1 billion

Yes, you read that correctly. More than $1 billion. Need context on how what president and CEO of Pilot Flying J, Jimmy Haslam paid for the Browns stacks up with other recent deals? Well the Los Angeles Dodgers sold for $2 billion earlier this year. So Haslam is paying roughly half of what Magic Johnson […]

Michael Irvin wants to add Bill Belichick’s name to the Lombardi trophy

Michael Irvin spent some time at New England Patriots where he not only got a glimpse of this year’s Patriots squad, but he also got the chance to tell head coach Bill Belichick how much he admires him. But Irvin didn’t stop there, oh no. Irvin proceeded to take things to the next level by […]

Minor league DJ plays “Three Blind Mice”, umpire ejects him

If you’ve ever wondered what it would take for a DJ and a public-address announcer to get tossed from a baseball game, today is your lucky day. This unusual event actually happened on Wednesday when minor league umpire Mario Seneca ejected Daytona Cubs intern DJ Derek Dye and the public-address announcer. Seneca was apparently upset […]

Lane Kiffin gives us a behind the scenes look at his pursuit of Silas Redd

The very moment that the NCAA announced that Penn State players could transfer and play immediately, Lane Kiffin began scheming on how he could lure running back Silas Redd to USC. He played it coy in the media and even offered Penn State coach Bill O’Brien advice on dealing with sanctions. But all the while, […]

Jerry Sandusky thinks Penn State sanctions are ‘unjust’

As Penn State deals with major sanctions and attempts to move on from the Jerry Sandusky scandal, the man that sparked it all sits in jail. And according to his lawyer Joe Amendola, he’s distraught. Not because of the damage he’s done to multiple victims. Not because of the damage he’s done to Penn State. […]

London Olympics director Sebastian Coe says Michael Phelps is “probably not” the greatest Olympic athlete ever

On Tuesday, Michael Phelps won his 19th Olympic medal making him the most decorated Olympian in history. And with that new distinction, the debate now turns to whether or not he is the greatest Olympic athlete ever. Most people would say yes mainly because he’s won the most medals and the man won EIGHT gold […]

Wisconsin running back Montee Ball reportedly hospitalized after being attacked by five men

WSAW is reporting that Wisconsin running back Montee Ball has been hospitalized after being attacked by five men Wednesday morning. According to witnesses, the men knocked Ball to the ground and began kicking him. Ball was taken to the hospital with apparent head injuries. Police say that it doesn’t appear that Ball knew the men […]

Bobby Valentine shouts “I’m not trying to get fired” as Dan Shaughnessy prepares for an interview

Before we get to what you see above, first the backstory. Over the weekend, Boston Globe columnist Dan Shaughnessy wrote a piece with a byline that read, “Bobby Valentine sounds like a manager who doesn’t care if he gets fired.” Of course, Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine caught wind of Shaughnessy’s claim. Because Bobby Valentine […]

Vikings owner Zygi Wilf expects the Vikings to win NFC North

Ahhh, the opening of NFL training camps. It’s a time where optimism and expectations rule the day. Every team has expectations about the upcoming season. And of course, some expectations are more realistic than others. Take for example Minnesota Vikings owner Zygi Wilf’s expectations for this season. They’re completely unrealistic. Despite his team coming off […]

3,000 fans showed up for Penn State football’s first morning workout of the preseason

Penn State football players showed up for their first morning workout of the preseason at 6:00 am Tuesday morning and they were not alone. An estimated 3,000 Penn State fans gathered outside the Lasch Building and cheered as player after player filed into the building for their workout. In an event dubbed “Rise and Rally”, […]