Brett Keisel showed up to Steelers camp driving a tractor

Training camp for the Pittsburgh Steelers opened today. And while the parking lot at Saint Vincent College is undoubtedly littered with luxury cars, defensive end Brett Keisel decided to go another route. And by another route, we mean that he showed up in the bright orange Kubota front-loading tractor pictured above.

Let’s just say that some Marlins players are happy that Hanley Ramirez is gone

Usually when a player is the face of a franchise for almost 7 years and then gets suddenly traded, you hear stories from the clubhouse about how former teammates are sad to see him go. Sure, a player won’t get along with everyone, but over a 7 year period, many friendships should be made. Well, […]

Robert Griffin III says he’s fine with Osi Umenyiora calling him ‘Bob Griffin’

Robert Griffin III held his first press conference of training camp yesterday afternoon. And you just knew that someone would ask him about Osi Umenyiora saying he was going to call him “Bob Griffin” because he hasn’t done anything to be called RGIII. We someone did. And though it would’ve been great to hear RG3 […]

Orlando requested a meeting with Dwight Howard just so he could tell them that he wanted to be traded again

It seems that new Orlando GM Rob Hennigan just can’t wrap his head around the fact that Dwight Howard wants out of Orlando. Sure, he’s new to the organization and he wants to believe that the relationship can be salvaged, but it’s over. Done. Finished. But it seems that Rob Hennigan needed to hear it […]

When Penn State was hit with sanctions, Bill O’Brien’s contract was automatically extended four years

We now see why Penn State coach Bill O’Brien quickly proclaimed his commitment to Penn State in the wake of the announcement of the Penn State sanctions. According to Joe Schad of ESPN, when O’Brien agreed to take the job at Penn State, his contract had an addendum added to it that called for an […]

Penn State employees receiving threatening emails, phones call over the Joe Paterno statue

Sounds like the fallout from the Penn State sanctions is slowly beginning to take a turn for the worse. Earlier, we were introduced to Penn State fan Tom Price who likened the sanctions to 9/11. Now we get word that Penn State employees have been getting threatening emails and calls over everything that has happened […]

Osi Umenyiora says Robert Griffin III hasn’t done anything to be nicknamed RG3, so he’ll call him ‘Bob Griffin’

Osi Umenyiora is gearing up for his 8th season with the New York Giants. A season where he and his teammates will be the defending NFC East and Super Bowl champions. While the Giants’ core has remained intact, there have been a few changes within the division. The most intriguing of which is Robert Griffin […]

Penn State players give a statement on their commitment to the university

In a show of their commitment to Penn State and the Penn State football program, several current Penn State players gave a brief statement on why they’re not leaving Penn State. In their statement Senior linebacker Michael Mauti explains that the Penn State program “was not built by one man and it’s sure as hell […]

Greek Olympian Voula Papachristou expelled from Olympics for racist tweet

Greek triple jumper Voula Papachristou has been expelled from the Greek Olympic team after posting a racists tweet on her Twitter account. Predictably, the backlash from the Greek social media community was significant. From calling Papachristou “a Nazi” and “Chrysi Avgi supporter”, to petitioning the Greek Olympic Committee to expel her, it was clear that […]

Ryan Kalil takes out full-page ad promising Panthers win the Super Bowl

As teams around the NFL begin to head to training camp, there is buzz building that the Carolina Panthers could be a surprise team this season. In fact, some believe that the Panthers will win the NFC South. But Panthers center Ryan Kalil doesn’t want to stop at being a surprise team and winning the […]