NFL Power Rankings: Week 1

The NFL season finally kicks off tonight with a matchup between the Cowboys and the Giants. But before things get underway, let’s look at our NFL power rankings heading into week 1. … [Read on]

Penn State has spent almost $17 million because of Sandusky scandal

According to the AP, Penn State has spent nearly $17 million on legal fees, consultants and public relations firms all because of the Jerry Sandusky scandal that rocked the university. $10 million of the $16.8 million reports spending went to … [Read on]

Mathias Kiwanuka thinks Jason Pierre-Paul could be a “30-sack guy”

Jason Pierre-Paul put up monster numbers last season- 86 tackles and 16½ sacks. But believe it or not, he thinks he’s only reached 50% of his potential. Now, it’s one thing when a player recognizes that he still has room to improve. In fact, if … [Read on]

The front page of the New York Post tells you all you need to know about the Jets and the Giants

It’s going to be a long season for Jets fans. And the folks at the New York Post are going to love every minute of it. … [Read on]

Jim Kelly has no idea why the Jets brought in Tim Tebow

Yet another former NFL player was critical of the New York Jets’ decision to trade for Tim Tebow. And where did this former NFL player do his criticizing? You guessed it, the Boomer and Carton show. We’ve chronicled how a couple days after Boomer … [Read on]

President Obama says his campaign is like the Miami Heat, Mitt Romney’s is like Jeremy Lin

From the New York Times comes an analogy by President Obama that sports fans can appreciate. According to an aide, Obama described the difference between his campaign and Mitt Romney’s this way: … [Read on]

Texas A&M billboard pops up in Gainesville just in time for Saturday’s game

It’s clear that Texas A&M fans are excited to be playing their first SEC game in Gainesville against the Florida Gator on Saturday. They are so excited that someone (who is not affiliated with the university according to Texas A&M) decided to … [Read on]

Lane Kiffin pulled walk-on’s scholarship to make room for linebacker recently released from jail

If you had forgotten that college football is not so much about college and the kids and much more about football and money, this will serve as a reminder. USC linebacker Simione Vehikite was released from jail last week after serving a little … [Read on]

What we learned from week one of the college football season

Week 1 of the college football season is in the books. Let’s see what we learned besides the fact that Franco Harris was allowed to have a Joe Paterno cardboard cutout in his luxury box. … [Read on]

Kevin Kolb took not winning starting job in Arizona ‘like a pro’

Arizona Cardinals head coach Ken Whisenhunt announced on Friday that John Skelton had beaten out Kevin Kolb for the Cardinals’ starting quarterback job for Week 1. While both players never really distanced themselves from the other during the … [Read on]