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  • Peyton Manning breaks TD record
    NFL week eight predictions
    Last week I finished 11-4 which put me at 68-38 for the year or a 64.1% correct pick percentage. As I tend to do I compare my results to the Expert NFL Picks over at ESPN and my production for last week was as good or better than 11 out of 13...
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    NFL week seven predictions
    My week six predictions were very accurate and could have been even better had Cincy not missed and overtime field goal and the Dolphins held on for ten more seconds. As it was my week 7 predictions earned me an 11-4 record for the week and a 57...
  • ESPN's Stephen A. Smith and Floyd Mayweather feud
    Stephen A. Smith 'apologizes,' takes high road in Floyd Mayweather 'fight'
    The feud -- if it's fair to call it that -- between ESPN analyst,Stephen A. Smith and Floyd Mayweather Jr. sounds more like a pre-fight weigh-in between two boxers. Last week "Money" Mayweather lashed out at SAS who, in true Smitty...
  • Mayweather - is killing Mayweather.
    Floyd Mayweather: Murders ESPN's Stephen A. Smith - and Floyd Mayweather
    The following is an excerpt from the recent FightHype feature "FLOYD MAYWEATHER BLASTS STEPHEN A. SMITH"Ben Thompson with FightHype: During a recent episode of ESPN First Take, Stephen A. Smith made the comment that if you don't...
  • Charlotte Motor Speedway
    ABC/ESPN gives NASCAR fans the snub at Charlotte
    It may not have reached the level of the infamous “Heidi Game” of 1968, but Saturday night’s broadcast of the NASCAR Sprint Cup series Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway left millions of NASCAR fans in a lurch. The...
  • Top-10 prospect Henry Ellenson to join brother at Marquette
    Top-10 prospect Henry Ellenson to join brother at Marquette
    Henry Ellenson will play have an opportunity to play collegiate basketball with his older brother next winter, as the 6-foot-10 five-star prospect verbally committed to Marquette on Oct. 9. Wally Ellenson, Henry’s brother, transferred to the...
  • LeBron James wants the NBA to take care of its players after mega TV deal
    LeBron James wants the NBA to take care of its players after mega TV deal
    The NBA extended its TV deal with ESPN and TNT for the next nine years on Oct. 6. The deal is reportedly worth $2.66 billion a year , which is nearly triple the $930 million per year the league currently takes in from its TV and digital rights,...
  • Katy Perry visits college GameDay
    Katy Perry visits College GameDay
    If there's two things that have nothing in common, it's Katy Perry and college football. But we were all wrong, because Katy Perry was on the set of College GameDay Saturday, where she obsessed over cute QB's, made some big game...
  • Kentucky to have NBA combine workout televised by ESPNU
    Kentucky to have NBA combine workout televised by ESPNU
    ESPNU will televise the Kentucky Wildcats scouting combine for NBA personnel on Oct. 10, the school and network confirmed on Oct. 3. Head coach John Calipari has invited all 30 teams to attend the two-day combine-like practice.The two-hour...
  • Kempes
    World Cup legend Kempes to undergo triple bypass
    The football world received sad news when World Cup winner Mario Kempes announced that he would have to undergo a triple bypass procedure to help free up a blockage that affected over 80% of his heart. The former player, currently living in...
  • ESPN suspends Bill Simmons for blasting NFL commissioner Roger Goodell
    ESPN suspends columist Bill Simmons for blasting NFL commissioner Roger Goodell
    The Ray Rice situation in the NFL has lead to another suspension in the world of sports journalism. On Wednesday, ESPN suspended “Grantland’s” Bill Simmons for three weeks after the popular ports media commentator ripped Roger...
  • Sports on TV: College football stars team up with DISH Network and so should you
    Sports on TV: College football stars team up with DISH Network and so should you
    Brian Bosworth, Matt Leinart and Heath Shuler were all college football stars. Bosworth at Oklahoma, Leinart at USC and Shuler at Tennessee. The now retired former stars recently appeared in a DISH Network commercial promoting the networks new app...
  • Larry Krystkowiak: New Coach K
    Utah basketball 2014: Runnin Utes to play on ESPN 13 times this season
    The Utah Utes basketball program is slowly getting back to where it was in the 1990s. When late legend Rick Majerus prowled the courts in his cream sweater, the Utes were not only unstoppable--they were on TV regularly.Now that Larry Krystkowiak...
  • BYU football 2014: No. 25 Cougars pound out a wild 33-25 win over Houston
    BYU football 2014: No. 25 Cougars pound out a wild 33-25 win over Houston
    When BYU traveled to Houston last year, the game came down to the final play in a 47-46 BYU win. When both teams played again on Thurs. Sept. 11 wearing patriotic uniforms honoring the heroic fallen, the rockets' red glare from both team's...
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    BYU football 2014: Team to honor 9/11 victims with helmet during Houston game
    When you look at the football helmets the BYU Cougars football team will be wearing against the Houston Cougars, you'll notice something unique--something special.In remembrance of 9-11, BYU will take the field at LaVell Edwards Stadium for...