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”, […]

Apparently, Dennis Rodman has written a children’s book

Let’s take a moment discuss some of the things Dennis Rodman has done that would suggest that he would never, ever, ever write a children’s book. Ready? He’s done an interview while “entertaining” a woman in bed. He’s worn lingerie once. He’s retired his jersey at a strip club. He wanted to bring midgets and […]

17-year-old arrested for tweeting to Great Britain diver Tom Daley that he let his dead father down

We’ve already seen how Twitter has gotten athletes Michel Morganella and Voula Papachristou in trouble. Now Twitter troubles have spread to spectators. A 17-year-old boy was arrested on Monday on suspicion of malicious communications charges after he tweeted a critical comment to Great Britain diver Tom Daley. In response to Daley placing fourth in the […]

NBC runs promo touting interview with gold medal winner Missy Franklin before actually showing race she won gold in

NBC has decided to tape delay many of the big events and show them in prime time. We don’t particularly like it, but we understand. It’s all about making the money. And though, we have to deal with results being spoiled by journalists in London and Twitter, the last thing we thought we would have […]