Report: Illinois Fires Bruce Weber

For those of you that have followed Illinois’s disappointing season, this should be no surprise. After leading Illinois to the Sweet Sixteen and the NCAA championship game in his first two years, Weber’s Illini have been on steady decline that … [Read on]

Georgia tight end Orson Charles arrested on DUI charges

Former Georgia tight end Orson Charles was arrested early this morning on DUI Alcohol and driving at a minimum speed charges in Athens. Seeing as though Charles is thought to be the #1 tight end in the draft and with the draft a mere month away, it’s … [Read on]

Report: Auburn guard Varez Ward being investigated by FBI for point-shaving

According to Charles Robinson of Yahoo! Sports, Auburn point guard Varez Ward is at the center of a federal point-shaving probe. Varez, who has been suspended since February 25 for violating team rules, attempted to get other players involved in the … [Read on]

And here’s Bobby Hebert discussing how the national media is “so jealous of how good the Saints are”

Here we have Bobby Hebert, a bag of Fritos, and a dude in a tie-dye t-shirt named Spud discussing Bountygate in a roundabout way. The two stop short of accusing the national media of creating the scandal, but it’s pretty easy to tell that they both … [Read on]

David Price left today’s spring training game because he toweled off too hard

We thoroughly enjoyed writing that title. And we will also thoroughly enjoy explaining the story behind that title. So Tampa Bay Rays pitcher David Price had just finished his second inning of work in today’s spring training game when he was … [Read on]

Washington reportedly first team ruled out of Peyton Manning sweepstakes

Guess this is how it’s going to go for the next week.  One by one, team after team will be ruled out until Manning eventually signs. The first team to be ruled out? The Washington Redskins. … [Read on]

Report: Josh Smith wants out of Atlanta

Looks like we can add Josh Smith’s name to the list of players that may be moved before the March 15th trade deadline. According to the AJC, Smith wants out of Atlanta because he feels that the Hawks organization didn’t do enough to promote him as an … [Read on]

Jonathon Papelbon thinks Philly fans know more about baseball than Boston fans

Jonathon Papelbon has handled his departure from Boston to Philadelphia very well up until now. And we’ll even venture to say that Papelbon would have continued to handle very well if he never had to do an interview on a Philly radio station. Because … [Read on]

Suddenly, the Orlando Magic sound like they won’t trade Dwight Howard

We heard months and months of speculation about when and where the Orlando Magic might trade Dwight Howard. To many of us, it was a foregone conclusion that Howard’s days in a Magic jersey were numbered. But right around the All Star break, something … [Read on]

Report: Peyton Manning to choose team within a week, prefers AFC

Let’s make no mistake. Peyton Manning already knows where he’s playing next season. He may put on the dog and pony show over the next week, but his mind is already made up.  But for the sake of this report from ESPN, we’ll go through the motions of … [Read on]