Tag Archives: NFL

  • This Day In Sports History (April 22nd) — Pat Tillman

    This Day In Sports History (April 22nd) — Pat Tillman

    It was on this day in 2004 that ex-NFL player turned soldier, Pat Tillman, was killed by friendly fire in the mountains of Afghanistan.  Tillman joined the United States Army Rangers in May of 2002 in the aftermath of the September 11 attacks. Pat Tillman attended the Arizona State University, where he excelled as a […]

  • Niners Linebacker Aldon Smith Arrested for Making Bomb Threat at LAX (Video)

    Niners Linebacker Aldon Smith Arrested for Making Bomb Threat at LAX (Video)

    San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith rustled up some more legal trouble for himself yesterday. The the 24-year-old was already facing charges of drunk driving stemming from an arrest in 2013 and illegal possession of an assault weapon stemming from an arrest in 2012. Now he faces charges of making a false bomb report after […]

  • Conan O’Brien Plays Video Games on AT&T Stadium’s Giant Screen (Video)

    Conan O’Brien Plays Video Games on AT&T Stadium’s Giant Screen (Video)

    One of the distinguishing features of Dallas’ At&T Stadium is its giant Diamond Vision screen, which at one time was the largest high definition display on the planet. It probably goes without saying that the temptation to play video games on such a screen is almost irresistible, and Conan O’Brien has the resources to be […]

  • Richard Sherman Offers Though-Provoking Defense of DeSean Jackson

    Richard Sherman Offers Though-Provoking Defense of DeSean Jackson

    As we all learned back in January, the opinions expressed by All-Pro cornerback Richard Sherman in the heat of battle aren’t always intelligent and thought-provoking. However, when the man takes some time to think and reflect, he tends to offer the kinds of keen insights you’d expect from a Stanford grad–which he is. His latest […]

  • Drake Releases “Draft Day” Song for Johnny Manziel and Andrew Wiggins (Audio)

    Drake Releases “Draft Day” Song for Johnny Manziel and Andrew Wiggins (Audio)

    Drake is the official ambassador for the Toronto Raptors basketball team, and judging by his recently released song, “Draft Day,” it sounds like he’s making his case to be the unofficial ambassador for 2014 draft prospects Johnny Manziel (NFL) and Andrew Wiggins (NBA). The messages to the two high-profile prospects aren’t exactly hidden, either, as […]

  • Johnny Manziel Looked and Acted Like a Superstar at His Pro Day Yesterday (GIFs)

    Johnny Manziel Looked and Acted Like a Superstar at His Pro Day Yesterday (GIFs)

    Yesterday on the campus of Texas A&M, Johnny Manziel had his pro day before representatives of 30 NFL teams and over 100 members of the media, and it was pretty much the perfect embodiment of the Johnny Football phenomenon: legitimate QB talent wrapped in three-ring circus swagger. The pro days of Teddy Bridgewater and Blake Bortless, certainly […]