NFL Power Rankings: Week 3

Week 2 is complete. So it’s time to unveil our NFL power rankings for Week 3. For rankings from weeks 1 and 2, go here. … [Read on]

Bronco Mendenhall confronts Utah fan, Utah fan quickly walks away

We don’t know many things, but what we do know is that it’s probably not a good idea to test a man named Bronco. But that’s exactly what a Utes fan did after rushing the field in celebration of Utah’s 24-21 victory over BYU. BYU coach Bronco … [Read on]

Replacement referee tells LeSean McCoy, ‘I need you for my fantasy team’

Another day, another story painting replacement referees and the NFL in a not so good light. Yesterday, it was issues with conflicts of interest, and today we have LeSean McCoy telling 94WIP in Philly about a few unsettling details regarding the … [Read on]

Kevin McHale blames his inability to get along with players last season on the lockout

Rockets coach Kevin McHale didn’t have the best relationship with some of his players last season. In fact, Kyle Lowery basically came out and said that neither he nor Goran Dragic would play for McHale past the season. And he was right. He now … [Read on]

Steve Young: The NFL doesn’t care about replacement referees’ issues

The performance of replacement referees is a sticky topic for on-air talent calling NFL games. On one hand, it’s totally natural for announcers to want to point out mistakes and even criticize the referees for their lack of control of a game. But on … [Read on]

Michael Turner arrested for DUI

Just hours after the Atlanta Falcons beat the Denver Broncos 27-21, Falcons running back Michael Turner was arrested on DUI and speeding charges. According to police, a traffic citation was given to Turner for driving 97 mph in a 65 mph speed … [Read on]

Guess it’s cool for Tony Stewart to grab Kevin Harvick’s wife’s butt

So apparently, Tony Stewart has a pre-race ritual of grabbing DeLana Harvick’s butt before each race. And apparently, Kevin Harvick is perfectly fine with it. … [Read on]

Ole Miss streaker moons crowd, gets tackled for his trouble

Ole Miss gave up 676 total yards in their 61-36 loss to Texas on Saturday. But while the Ole Miss defense seemingly couldn’t tackle anyone, a police officer at the game could. When a streaker took the field, the officer working the game patiently … [Read on]

University of Miami fans came dressed as stadium seats for their game against Bethune Cookman

Yes, it was a noon kickoff. And yes, it was a game against Bethune Cookman. But you’d still expect to see more than 100 fans show up for kickoff. But alas, this is the state of Miami football these days: NCAA sanctions looming, fans aren’t showing … [Read on]

NFL now dealing with off-the-field issues with replacement referees

The on-the field issues that replacement referees have are well publicized. So there isn’t a need to beat that dead horse. They’re making mistakes; end of story. But it’s the off-the-field stuff that is beginning to overshadow their on-the-field … [Read on]