Aug 03

Mortensen talks 11-of-12 footballs report on ESPN Radio

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On Friday, ESPN’s Chris Mortensen bailed on an interview with WEEI aimed at addressing the delayed firestorm regarding his report that 11 of 12 footballs used by the Patriots in the first half of the AFC Championship were two pounds under the minimum allowable inflation of 12.5 PSI. On Monday, Mort appeared on ESPN Radio’s …

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Aug 03

Giving Christmas 2015

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I know it is August and that means the last thing you are likely thinking about right now is Christmas, but every year hundreds of charities start work for the holiday season at this time. This year SJ has the pleasure of sponsoring one of those awesome charities! We’d like to help these guys reach …

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Aug 03

Ace Sanders suspended 10 games

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Receiver Ace Sanders recently flunked a drug test. PFT has confirmed that Sanders has been suspended for the first 10 games of the season under the substance-abuse policy. He is eligible to participate in all preseason activities, including games. His suspension becomes effective when the rosters reduce to 53 after the preseason finale. http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/category/rumor-mill/  

Jul 28

Rockies trade Tulowitzki to Toronto

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The Colorado Rockies and Toronto Blue Jays have swapped star shortstops. The teams confirmed the blockbuster trade Tuesday that sends Jose Reyes and right-handed pitchers Miguel Castro, Jeff Hoffman and Jesus Tinoco to the Rockies for Troy Tulowitzki and right-handed reliever LaTroy Hawkins. Both shortstops have remarkably similar career statistics but also a history of …

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Jul 28

Nationals, Phillies agree to Jonathan Papelbon trade

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Barry Svrluga of the Washington Post was first to report that a deal was close, and now Jon Morosi of FOX Sports has it confirmed: Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon is headed to the Nationals. ESPN’s Jim Bowden first relayed that the return for the Phillies would be a pitching prospect who is currently with the …

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Jul 16

Russell Wilson on contract: We’ll see what happens

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Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson was on the red carpet at the ESPYs on Wednesday night, but no one was asking him about his thoughts on any of the awards that were going to be handed out during the event. As it has been for almost all of the offseason, the topic of choice was Wilson’s …

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Jul 16

Dan Connolly calls it a career

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Late last month, there were reports that longtime Patriots guard Dan Connolly was considering retirement. Connolly has made up his mind and decided to call it a career. Connolly told Mike Reiss of ESPN.com that winning the Super Bowl in February made it easier to move on to other things that will be less physically …

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Jul 14

MLB’s Franchise Four

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Some of the best to ever play the game joined the festivities for the 86th Major League Baseball All-Star Game on Tuesday at Cincinnati’s Great American Ball Park. I think it was a nice touch to add interest to a game a lot of folks have stopped watching with any real kind of interest. I …

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Jul 06

SJ All Star Game Contest

      Answer the following questions along with the tie breaker. Person that is closest will win a $20 gift certificate to the mlb.com gift shop 1. Who wins? National League or American? 2. Who is the MVP? 3. Who wins the Home Run Derby? 4. Who gets the first hit? Tie breaker: Total …

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Jul 01

VenomStrikes.com: Dbacks Rubby Tries To Turn His Fortunes vs Dodgers

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The Dbacks took their first game of the series against the Dodgers last night. It was the first time in 8 contests that they defeated Los Angeles. Tonight they go for the series victory, their second of the season against the Dodgers. In order for that to happen, De La Rosa will need to avenge …

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