Tag Archive: ESPN

Oct 25

No Guts, No Glory: UFC’s Chris Weidman rescued elderly neighbor after vicious fall

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In the octagon, UFC’s Chris Weidman is known to be fierce against his opponents. But*to one of his neighbors, he is being called a hero. Anna*Croenlein,*who*94-years-old was eating some cereal when she slipped and busted her head open after hitting a glass table. *After attempting to call her daughter,*Croenlein came out her house and started …

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Oct 25

No Guts, No Glory: Vincent Jackson says he wants to stay in Tampa Bay

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As the trade deadline approaches, teams that have playoff aspirations have been looking around to see who could help their team. One name that has been popular in trade talks is Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Vincent Jackson. Teams see a lot of upside in Jackson, who is on a team that is going nowhere fast. …

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Oct 21

NHL Basement Clubs

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Everybody looks towards the top of the NHL, but with the Western Conference’s near dominion of the league – the past four Stanley Cups have been won by the Chicago Blackhawks and the LA Kings, both of whom compete in the Western Conference – things have become stale.   Although it is early days, you …

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Oct 20

Jeff Pearlman: The Triumphant Return of Ski Cap McFuck ?

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About a month ago, shortly after we moved out here to California, I wrote of Ski Cap McFuck, the asswipe from my gym. Well, tonight he returned. I know … I know—it’s generally not OK to photograph folks at the gym. I get it. I get it. But the world is filled with exceptions, and …

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Oct 20

The Sports Bank.net: Will Fuller now charged with critical ND game-changing penalty

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The controversial closing seconds offensive pass interference penalty, which negated a game-winning touchdown pass from Everett Golson to Corey Robinson has been charged to a different player. In ND’s 31-27 loss at Florida State last night, the second to last play featured an Irish touchdown waived off due to an infraction originally called on Notre …

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Oct 16

Rumors & Rants: Jay Gruden: Robert Griffin III will start when healthy

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Well, so much for the Kirk Cousins train. On Wednesday, Washington head coach Jay Gruden confirmed that once Robert Griffin III is cleared to return from his ankle injury, he will be the team’s starting quarterback. Given the fact that Gruden’s team is 1-5 and that Cousins has struggled badly in two of the last …

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Oct 13

The Sports Bank.net: Geno Smith: Jets could be his first, and last NFL gig

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Geno Smith is just not very good at playing professional football. Yesterday he averaged just 4.4 yards per attempt today as the New York Jets fell to 1-5 on the season. With his 4-6 TD to INT ratio on the season and passer rating of only 69.3, he is not progressing at all. Since being …

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Oct 13

No Guts, No Glory: Florida State looking into Jameis Winston autographs

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The latest controversy involving FSU QB Jameis Winston involves the same autograph website that was at the center of Todd Gurley’s suspension. According to ESPN, more than 340 certified Winston autographs were found on the website for sale. This has prompted FSU’s athletic compliance department to begin looking into “how so many Winston autographs were …

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Oct 11

Notre Dame pulls out 50-43 win vs. North Carolina

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SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Everett Golson threw three touchdown passes to overcome his three turnovers that led to North Carolina scores and No. 6 Notre Dame remained unbeaten with a 50-43 victory Saturday. North Carolina’s Marquise Williams threw two touchdown passes, ran for another score and caught a 23-yard TD pass from receiver Quinshad …

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Oct 10

Brady joins exclusive club as Patriots bounce back

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  The critics began to write Tom Brady off following the Patriots 41-14 loss to Kansas City a week ago on Monday Night Football. All week, the doubters were out to begin writing the obituary on the future Hall of Fame quarterback. Brady had other ideas. He came up trumps; becoming just the sixth player …

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