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  • Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas’ Grandmother Pardoned By President Obama

    Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas’ Grandmother Pardoned By President Obama

    On Wednesday, Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas was informed that President Barack Obama commuted the life sentence of his grandmother, Minnie Pearl Thomas, along with 214 other non-violent drug offenders.     Wanna Thank the @POTUS for everything he’s done for my family, and a lot more families giving them second chances. Couldn’t be a better day! — Demaryius Thomas (@DemaryiusT) […]

  • Meet Russia’s Lone Olympic Golfer, Maria Verchenova (Pics)

    Meet Russia’s Lone Olympic Golfer, Maria Verchenova (Pics)

    There will be a lot fewer Russians at the 2016 Summer Olympics. To date over 110 of their athletes have been banned for doping, including the entire rowing, weightlifting, and track and field teams. That works out to just over 25% of their contingent. Fortunately the list of banned Russian athletes does not include golfer […]

  • OFFICIAL: Tom Jackson To Retire After 29 Years at ESPN

    OFFICIAL: Tom Jackson To Retire After 29 Years at ESPN

    Last month, it was reported that longtime ESPN sports analyst Tom Jackson most likely would not return to ESPN’s “Sunday NFL Countdown”. On Wednesday, it was made official that Jackson would retire from broadcasting after 29 years at ESPN. Via ESPN press release: “I have been blessed in my adult life to work for two companies, the […]

  • Phillies Fan Ejected By Home Plate Umpire For Yelling “You Suck” (Video)

    Phillies Fan Ejected By Home Plate Umpire For Yelling “You Suck” (Video)

    I thought there was no crying in Baseball? On Tuesday, a fan attending the game between the San Francisco Giants and Philadelphia Phillies got ejected by home plate umpire Bob Davidson as a result of a verbal confrontation after the fan reportedly yelled to him, “You Suck”. Davidson stopped the game as a Giants player was getting ready to bat to […]

  • Baylor OL Rami Hammad Arrested for Stalking His Ex-GF

    Baylor OL Rami Hammad Arrested for Stalking His Ex-GF

    As if it couldn’t get any worse for Baylor. Baylor Offensive Lineman Rami Hammad was arrested on Monday & charged with Felony Stalking of his ex-girlfriend.  According to the Waco Tribune: “The woman told Hammad, a 21-year-old junior from Irving, to leave before she went into the class, but he waited for her outside, according to the […]