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  • First-Graders Make Uplifting Cards To Cheer Up Blair Walsh (Video)

    First-Graders Make Uplifting Cards To Cheer Up Blair Walsh (Video)

    Full credit to Northpoint Elementary (Blaine, MN) first grade teacher Judie Offerdahl. She was able to take a dreadful moment, like Blair Walsh‘s 27-yard missed field-goal that cost the Vikings a playoff victory, and turn it into something adorable, like sympathy letters written by first-graders. While teaching her students a lesson on empathy, Offerdahl encouraged the first-graders […]

  • Lawrence Phillips Commits Suicide In Prison At Age 40

    Lawrence Phillips Commits Suicide In Prison At Age 40

    Lawrence Phillips, the ex-NFL star & former Nebraska RB was found unresponsive in his cell at Kern Valley State Prison. Via the Kern Golden Empire: Officials at Kern Valley State Prison (KVSP) are investigating the death of inmate Lawrence Phillips as a suspected suicide. The incident occurred at 12:05 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 13, when staff […]

  • LeBron Channels Karl Malone with Epic Mailman Dunk (Video)

    LeBron Channels Karl Malone with Epic Mailman Dunk (Video)

    LeBron James is constantly being compared to NBA legends like Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant. Now I guess we’ll have to add Karl Malone to the list. On Tuesday night, LeBron and the Cavaliers were in Dallas taking on the Mavericks. Late in the first quarter, LeBron intercepted a pass, dished to J.R. Smith, and […]

  • Audio Of A “Confused” & Shoeless Chandler Jones Arriving At Foxboro PD

    Audio Of A “Confused” & Shoeless Chandler Jones Arriving At Foxboro PD

    It was reported that New England Patriots DE Chandler Jones overdosed and it probably happened while he was at TE Rob Gronkowski‘s house. Now the audio of the incident has been released and may shed light on what might have happened that day. According to the Boston Herald, Jones, 25, arrived at the Foxboro Police Department […]

  • Former Butler Center Andrew Smith Dies of Cancer at Age 25

    Former Butler Center Andrew Smith Dies of Cancer at Age 25

    Just last week we told you how Celtics coach Brad Stevens missed his team’s game against the Bulls so he could travel to Indiana to visit with Andrew Smith, his former player at Butler who was battling cancer. Today we sadly inform you that Andrew Smith has passed away at the age of 25. Smith […]

  • Steelers-Bengals Wild Card Antics Made Better With Australian Commentary (Video)

    Steelers-Bengals Wild Card Antics Made Better With Australian Commentary (Video)

    Saturday’s AFC Wild Card match-up between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Cincinnati Bengals was madness.  There was Martavius Bryant‘s unbelievable touchdown grab, the Bengals’ crazy fourth quarter comeback and their subsequent choke job, and finally, there was the Vontaze Burfict cheapshot and Pacman Jones‘ ensuing scuffle with Steelers linebackers coach Joey Porter. It wasn’t a game that […]

  • Report: Patriots DE Chandler Jones Overdosed on Pills, Possibly at Gronk’s House

    Report: Patriots DE Chandler Jones Overdosed on Pills, Possibly at Gronk’s House

    On Sunday, Patriots defensive end Chandler Jones showed up at the Foxborough Police Department at 7:42 a.m. with a “medical emergency.” After being evaluated by five officers, he was transported to Norwood Hospital shortly after 8 a.m. and released later that day. Foxborough police initially denied that they had any dealings with Jones. However, the […]