Gary Pinkel asks ladies to stop running stairs during Missouri’s practice because they were a distraction

The two ladies above were just minding their own business and running stadium stairs during Missouri’s practice on Wednesday. Presumably, they weren’t attempting to be a distraction. They just wanted to get a workout in. But that’s not how Missouri coach Gary Pinkel saw things. He saw them as a distraction. So he asked them […]

Joe Haden reportedly facing four-game suspension for failed drug test

The Jimmy Haslam era seems to be getting off to a rather Cleveland Brownish start. To start, prized rookie running back Trent Richardson is headed to Pensacola, Florida to have his knee examined by Dr. James Andrews. And now, ESPN Cleveland is reporting that corner back Joe Haden could be facing a four-game suspension over […]

Nicolas Batum gave Juan-Carlos Navarro a good reason to flop (by punching him in the nuts)

The France-Spain quarterfinal game turned ugly for France on many levels. For one, France only scored 6 points in the 4th quarter and went on to lose 66-59 to Spain ending any medal hopes. And then France’s Nicolas Batum lost his cool and punched Spain’s Juan-Carlos Navarro right square in the nuts.

Pole snaps on Cuban pole vaulter Lazaro Borges during an attempt

Cuban Olympic pole valuter Lazaro Borges was in the middle of attempt of a height of 5.35 meters when suddenly his pole shattered into three pieces. The 2011 World Championships silver medalist luckily landed on the mat beneath the bar, but was apparently so shook up that he did not qualify for the final.

If Howie Long was running the Jets he wouldn’t have brought Tim Tebow in

After receiving some criticism for saying he’d cut Tim Tebow, Boomer Esaison has decided to do what any rational human being would do: Find people that agree with his position on Tim Tebow. And that’s what he did on Wednesday when Howie Long joined Esaison and co-host Craig Carton on WFAN. In the typical way […]

German Olympian Robert Harting celebrated his gold medal in discus by ripping off his shirt, running hurdles

Oh the joys of watching Olympic athletes celebrate gold medals. Yesterday we watched Ezekiel Kemboi gyrate into the night after winning the 3,000 meters steeplechase. And today, we get to watch German discus gold medalist Robert Harting celebrate his gold by ripping off shirt and jumping over a few hurdles on the track.

Carson Palmer may have had something to do with the Seahawks signing Terrell Owens

So it seems that Terrell Owens’ impressive workout wasn’t the only thing that convinced the Seattle Seahawks to sign Owens to a one-year deal. Owens also got a glowing reference from former teammate Carson Palmer. The duo spent the offseason working out together and when Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll asked Palmer for his opinion […]

Stephan Feck shows us how not to dive in Olympic competition

It’s not quite clear what went wrong here for German diver Stephan Feck. The approach looks good. The 3 ½ somersaults went okay. But during the time between the somersaults and hitting the water, things turn bad really quickly. And we do mean bad.

Some in Cowboys organization are comparing DeMarco Murray to Emmitt Smith and Tony Dorsett

Dallas Cowboys running back Demarco Murray’s rookie season turned many heads in Dallas and around the league. Everyone knew that he was an excellent college running back coming out of Oklahoma, but no one saw Murray rushing for almost 900 yards in just 13 games. But now that he’s put up number like that, expectations […]

The Houston Astros can’t even field a bunt properly

What you’re about to see is everything you ever needed to know about this year’s Houston Astros. On what should’ve been a routine out on a bunt, Roger Bernadina scored all the way from first when the Astros did what the Astros do. And in case you’re wondering, Bernadina was the go ahead run in […]