Rihanna rips CBS for pulling her song from Thursday Night Football

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CBS made the decision to pull Rihanna’s “Run This Town” from its debut of Thursday Night Football last week. For the most part, the move didn’t really rock the boat much. There was some discussion about the move, but no one made a big deal about it.

NFL Network reporters go silent in face of confirmation that the NFL received the Ray Rice video

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In the face of a damning report that an NFL executive left a voicemail for a law enforcement officer confirming that the league had received the Ray Rice video, the NFL is seemingly circling the wagons.

John Rocker has agreed to join the cast of ‘Survivor’

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When you think of former Atlanta Braves pitcher John Rocker, the first word that comes to mind is “controversy”. As we all know, Rocket made some disturbing comments in a Sports Illustrated article back in 1999 which still follows him to this day.

NFL headline: Manziel Fingers The Redskins (Photo)

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Someone may be losing their job today. [@BuffaloAdam via Awful Announcing]

Report: Bill Simmons was forced out of ‘NBA Countdown’

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On Tuesday, The Big Lead reported that Bill Simmons was leaving ESPN NBA Countdown to launch “The Grantland Basketball Show”. The move was later confirmed by ESPN and was immediately received as Simmons once again flexing his muscles and expanding his empire. But Bob Raissman of the NY Daily News tells a different story.

ESPN employee’s tweet about Jimbo Fisher has FSU fans up in arms

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The past few days have not been good to ESPN. First it was the Stephen A Smith debacle and now this. Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher was doing the ESPN car wash yesterday as part of the network getting ready for college football. Appartly everyone in Bristol was not happy to Fisher yesterday. ESPN […]

After Skylar Diggins kissed Drake last night, Twitter turned their attention to her boyfriend Daniel Smith

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I think it is well-known that rapper Drake has a crush on Skylar Diggins. It’s also well-known that he doesn’t care for her boyfriend Daniel Smith. Well last night at the ESPYs, Drake wrote a poem for Diggins which led to her giving him a kiss.

Charles Barkley: I’d never work for ESPN, they manufacture stories

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I don’t have to tell you that Charles Barkley rarely holds his tongue. Whether it’s spilling the beans about breaking NCAA rules to recruit Dirk Nowitzki to Auburn or how he hates the Miami Heat and their fans, Barkley speaks his mind.

Bob Ley goes after LeBron James over ‘Don’t Watch ESPN’ advice to Tony Romo

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The Miami Heat beat the Dallas Mavericks 117-106 in Dallas on Tuesday night. Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo was in attendance watching his pal LeBron James drop 42 points in the winning effort. After the game, the two pals spoke briefly which quickly became a topic of discussion. Reporters pressed Romo on what the two […]

44 out of 51 NFL players surveyed by ESPN say that teammates’ sexual orientation ‘doesn’t matter’

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Since Michael Sam announced to the world that he’s gay, we’ve heard multiple negative reactions from multiple people. Mississippi State tight end informed us that he looked down on gay players. Terrell Thomas said that he “doesn’t believe in it” and “he doesn’t respect it.” And even Sam’s own father, Michael Sam Sr. said he’s […]

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