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Former NFL Kicker Dies In One-Vehicle Accident Near Nashville Home

Rob Bironas, a former kicker for the Tennessee Titans, died following an overnight car wreck in Nashville. Metro police said Birona, 36, got into a one-vehicle accident around 11 p.m. Saturday after he lost control over his speeding SUV. The vehicle left the roadway and hit many trees before it landed upside down in a […]

September 21st, 2014 | Posted in New,Sports | Read More »

Peterson May Face Longer Deactivation From Vikings

Minnesota Vikings deactivated Adrian Peterson from its Sunday game against the New England Patriots after he was accused of reckless or negligent injury to a child in Texas. However, this deactivation of the running back could extend beyond the Sunday game. According to Ian Rapoport, an NFL media insider, a Vikings source said the outcome […]

September 14th, 2014 | Posted in New,Sports | Read More »

Unofficial: Favre Will Be Inducted Into Green Bay Packers Hall Of Fame

Brett Favre, quarterback for the Green Bay Packers, may soon be given a high honor. According to the Green Bay Press Gazette, the Packers are expected to announce his induction into their Hall of Fame, retiring his No. 4 jersey. The paper stipulates the induction will take place in 2015 with the uniform-retirement occasion happening […]

August 4th, 2014 | Posted in New,Sports | Read More »

Jimmy Graham/Saints Close To Contract Agreement

There are multiple reports that Jimmy Graham and the Saints are nearing a contract agreement that will make Graham the highest-paid NFL tight end, although no terms have been revealed as of yet. Jimmy Graham recently put in an appeal for an arbitrator’s ruling that said Graham was a tight end, not wide receiver and […]

July 15th, 2014 | Posted in New,Sports | Read More »

Germany vs Brazil – Hosts Humbled in Record Defeat

As Brazil played Germany in the first semi-finals of the FIFA World Cup, sparks were expected to fly as two of the most potent teams clashed in a grueling chase for glory. Sparks did fly – and that too on many occasions – but just from the Germans as they battered, bruised and utterly humiliated […]

July 9th, 2014 | Posted in New,Sports | Read More »

Iconic Retired Steelers Coach Dies At 82

Chuck Noll, the legendary Pittsburg Steelers coach who won four Super Bowls, died Friday night at his home in Pittsburgh. Noll was 82, and according to the medical examiner in Allegheny County, he died of natural causes. Noll coached the Steelers from 1969 until 1991 and had a 209 -156 – 1 record, which includes […]

June 14th, 2014 | Posted in New,Sports | Read More »

India’s Suspension Lifted, 89 Countries Compete In Sochi Winter Games

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There are 89 countries and territories competing in this year’s Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, after the International Olympic Committee reinstated India after a one-year ban. India’s athletes can now compete under the country’s flag. According to a statement written by the IOC, it’s the first time ever that a National Olympic Committee suspension is […]

February 11th, 2014 | Posted in Featured,New,Sports | Read More »

Sochi Winter Olympics Launches with a Festive Ceremony and Charged Team Great Britain

Across the globe television viewers saw the opening of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics in Russia on Friday evening with a festive ceremony. President Vladimir Putin made the declaration for the games to begin. The opening ceremony did not go perfectly as planned however. The standout glitch was the display of five snowflakes that were […]

February 9th, 2014 | Posted in New,Sports | Read More »

Sochi Stray Dogs Set To Be Killed Before Olympics Kick Off

stray dogs

A Sochi pest control company has been contracted to kill stray dogs in the city while the Olympics is going on. According to Basya Servces Director General Alexei Sorokin, the firm has been killing them for years but will ramp up their efforts during this time. Authorities have not stipulated how the dogs are going […]

February 4th, 2014 | Posted in Featured,New,Sports | Read More »

NFL Retired Players Suffering from Brain Disorders Study Shows

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Yet another study has revealed that many retired professional players of the U.S. National Football League (NFL) are suffering from brain disorders due to repeated head trauma. The study was conducted by Dr. Adam Hampshire from the Imperial College, London. They scanned the brains of 60 participants who never played American-style football and compared them […]

October 20th, 2013 | Posted in Featured,New,Sports | Read More »

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