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  • Tensions Between Lebanon and Israel Flare Up at Rio Olympics

    Tensions Between Lebanon and Israel Flare Up at Rio Olympics

    Israeli athletes were barred from boarding a bus filled with Lebanese athletes headed to the Olympic opening ceremony in Rio on Friday. Now the two Olympic delegations are engaged in a war of words over the cause of the altercation. Gili Lusting, head of the Israeli delegation, says Olympic organizers instructed them to take the […]

  • Report: Tim Tebow to Pursue Baseball Career, Hold Workouts For MLB Teams

    Report: Tim Tebow to Pursue Baseball Career, Hold Workouts For MLB Teams

    Sounds like Tim Tebow‘s football career is all but finished, and his baseball career is just about to begin. According to Tebow’s agents, the former Heisman Trophy winning quarterback will hold workouts for Major League Baseball teams as he pursues a career in professional baseball. The workouts are expected to take place later this month, after Tebow […]

  • Giants CB Eli Apple Locks Down Victor Cruz During Training Camp (Video)

    Giants CB Eli Apple Locks Down Victor Cruz During Training Camp (Video)

    It seems like yesterday we were watching New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz do the salsa in the end zone after a touchdown.  Now, he’s coming off two serious injuries that have cost him 26 consecutive games over the past two seasons. During Giants training camp, rookie cornerback Eli Apple went head-to-head against Victor Cruz […]

  • Rio Police Arrest Namibian Boxer for Attempted Sexual Assault in Olympic Village

    Rio Police Arrest Namibian Boxer for Attempted Sexual Assault in Olympic Village

    Rio police arrested Namibian boxer Jonas Junius on suspicion of attempted sexual assault. Junius, 22, was Namibia’s flag bearer at the opening ceremonies this past Friday. The story was first reported on Monday morning by Al Jazeera correspondent Gabriel Elizondo. JUST IN: Jonas Junius, Olympic boxer from Namibia, arrested for attempted sex assault of a […]

  • Adorable Seahawks Fan Gives Thomas Rawls a Friendship Necklace

    Adorable Seahawks Fan Gives Thomas Rawls a Friendship Necklace

    Thomas Rawls might just be a second-year running back for the Seahawks, but I think he’d be the first one to admit he’s got some first-class fans. For example, at training camp on Sunday, Rawls came across a young fan who was all too eager to bestow upon him a friendship necklace that matches one she […]