Tag Archives: suspension

  • NFLPA: Brady Made the NFL an Offer They Could Refuse, So They Did

    NFLPA: Brady Made the NFL an Offer They Could Refuse, So They Did

    Earlier this week, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell upheld the original four-game suspension handed down to Tom Brady for his “more probable than not” involvement in the Deflategate scandal. It was a somewhat surprising turn of events, given the optimism expressed by Brady’s people, and given the optics of suspending a guy who deflated footballs for […]

  • NFLPA Officially Files Tom Brady Petition in U.S. District Court of Minnesota

    NFLPA Officially Files Tom Brady Petition in U.S. District Court of Minnesota

    On Wednesday, the NFL Players Association officially filed a petition in federal court to vacate the four-game suspension handed down to Tom Brady for his alleged role in the Deflategate scandal. As expected, the NFLPA took its case to Minnesota and requested that U.S. District Court Judge David Doty be assigned to the case. According […]

  • Tom Brady Suspension Upheld by Roger Goodell, Now Everybody’s Suing Everybody

    Tom Brady Suspension Upheld by Roger Goodell, Now Everybody’s Suing Everybody

    Roger Goodell finally made a decision regarding the Tom Brady suspension on Tuesday. After carefully weighing all the evidence and testimony pertaining to Brady’s role in the Deflategate scandal, Goodell rejected his appeal and upheld the original four-game suspension. That means Brady will miss as many games for letting air out of some footballs as Cowboys […]

  • Agent Blasts Tom Brady Suspension, Says Appeal Is Coming

    Agent Blasts Tom Brady Suspension, Says Appeal Is Coming

    Well here’s a shocker. NFL superagent Don Yee has released an official statement blasting the Tom Brady suspension and vowing to appeal the “ridiculous” punishment handed out to his client. Yee says the outcome of the Wells investigation was “pre-determined” and the suspension “ridiculous.” Then he goes on the offensive and starts attacking the NFL […]

  • ESPN Suspends Britt McHenry after Angry Rant Surfaces (Video)

    ESPN Suspends Britt McHenry after Angry Rant Surfaces (Video)

    ESPN personality Britt McHenry has been given some time to think about what she’s done as the Worldwide Leader suspended her one week after an angry rant was captured on tape. McHenry was at a tow lot (not a lot of happy people visit those), when a surveillance camera recorded her berating and threatening a tow lot employee. […]

  • A-Rod Smacked His First Home Run Since Fall of 2013 (Video)

    A-Rod Smacked His First Home Run Since Fall of 2013 (Video)

    Proving that you can’t keep a good man down (okay, maybe that’s not true), A-Rod smacked his first home run of the season against Toronto. His home run wasn’t just the first of the season, but his first since September, 2013, so it was a pretty big moment for the disgraced Yankess slugger. A-Rod was […]

  • PGA Golfer Claims Tiger Woods Suspended For Failed Drug Test (Video)

    PGA Golfer Claims Tiger Woods Suspended For Failed Drug Test (Video)

    While most of us are under the impression that Tiger Woods is currently taking a break from golf in order to re-find his game, there is another rumor that has begun circulating. It comes via little-known PGA pro Dan Olsen, who appeared on 730am The Game’s “Mad Dog in the Morning” radio show on Friday. […]

  • Josh Hamilton Facing MLB Discipline After Suffering Drug Relapse

    Josh Hamilton Facing MLB Discipline After Suffering Drug Relapse

    Yesterday news broke that Josh Hamilton was in New York on Wednesday meeting with MLB officials over an unspecified “disciplinary issue.” Today we know that this “issue” is a drug relapse Hamilton suffered in the offseason. Hamilton, of course, had his superstar career delayed and nearly derailed by his addiction to drugs and alcohol. Drafted […]

  • Ndamukong Suh Excuse for Stepping on Aaron Rodgers Is Weak

    Ndamukong Suh Excuse for Stepping on Aaron Rodgers Is Weak

    Listen to this Ndamukong Suh excuse for why he stepped on Aaron Rodgers’ ankle with both feet, then stay on top of it for like half an hour. The Ndamukong Suh excuse was…his feet were numb from the cold and he couldn’t tell a person’s leg from the ground. Jesus. Jesusjesusjesus. Just shut up, man. You got […]

  • 9 Sports Journalists Who Have Been Suspended or Fired

    9 Sports Journalists Who Have Been Suspended or Fired

    On Monday of this week, ESPN fan favorite Bill Simmons dared his bosses in Bristol to fire him for claiming that Roger Goodell is a liar in stating that he never saw the video of Ray Rice punching his wife until later this year. This denial from Goodell flies in the face of not only […]

  • Vikings Backpeddle, Suspend Adrian Peterson Indefinitely

    Vikings Backpeddle, Suspend Adrian Peterson Indefinitely

    The Minnesota Vikings have decided to suspend Adrian Peterson. That’s right, again. And this time, they vow he will stay suspended until the child abuse scandal in which he is currently embroiled is completely resolved. This is quite a surprising turnaround. It was just five days ago that Peterson was indicted in Texas on a […]

  • Ray Rice Appealing Suspension on Grounds He Told the League the Truth

    Ray Rice Appealing Suspension on Grounds He Told the League the Truth

    Ray Rice hasn’t said very much since the video of him punching his wife emerged last Monday. And that’s probably a good thing, since most people don’t really want to hear a guy make excuses for why he beat his wife. Today, however, Rice will have something substantial to say. Because word is he will […]