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  • Former Detroit Lions RB Jahvid Best to Run in 100m Heat Against Usain Bolt

    Former Detroit Lions RB Jahvid Best to Run in 100m Heat Against Usain Bolt

    Four years after a concussion ended his career, former Detroit Lions running back Jahvid Best qualified to run track for Saint Lucia’s Olympic track team, competing in the 100m dash for the country in which his father was born. Best became the first person with prior NFL experience to qualify for the Summer Games. On Saturday, it was […]

  • RGIII Era Officially Begins in Cleveland…With an Interception (Video)

    RGIII Era Officially Begins in Cleveland…With an Interception (Video)

    It’s official, Robert Griffin III is officially a member of the Cleveland Browns after he threw an interception in the team’s preseason game against the Green Bay Packers on Friday.   To be fair, RGIII did start the game with a 50-yard completion to Terrelle Pryor:   First offensive play of preseason is a 49 […]

  • Will Ferrell Roasts Clayton Kershaw at Charity Ping-Pong Event (Video)

    Will Ferrell Roasts Clayton Kershaw at Charity Ping-Pong Event (Video)

    Clayton Kershaw may have had his potential Cy Young season cut short due to a back injury, but that didn’t mean he got a pass from emcee Will Ferrell when the funnyman was hosting the pitcher’s Ping Pong 4 Purpose charity event at Dodger Stadium. Ferrell playfully laid into the pitcher, saying, “How lucky are we […]

  • Simone Manuel, 1st Black Woman to Medal & Win Gold in Individual Swimming (Video)

    Simone Manuel, 1st Black Woman to Medal & Win Gold in Individual Swimming (Video)

    On Thursday, not only did Simone Manuel become the first African-American woman to win a medal (gold, might I add) in an individual swimming competition, but she set a record in the process.   #GOLD + an OLYMPIC RECORD with a time of 52.70 for @simone_manuel! pic.twitter.com/nzP2dwQCUI — U.S. Olympic Team (@TeamUSA) August 12, 2016 Simone Manuel […]