Archive for August 22nd, 2011

Oakland Raiders Officials Ask People Not To Stereotype Fans Based On Weekend’s Occurences

Monday, August 22nd, 2011

The unthinkable happened yet again at a sporting event over the weekend. Following an NFL preseason game between the Oakland Raiders and San Francisco 49ers in San Francisco, two fans were shot and wounded in separate acts of fan violence. Another fan was knocked unconscious during the game in a ...

Dwyane Wade: “It was unfair some of the stuff that we had to endure”

Monday, August 22nd, 2011

When the Miami Heat got together last offseason, immediately they became the target in the NBA. Not only did they have the bulls-eye on their back because they had three All-Stars on one team, including two of the games top five players, but they also celebrated with a laser-show on ...

Oklahoma State Coach Mike Gundy on Rule-Breaking Programs: “The penalties have to be so severe that they’re not willing to take that chance.”

Monday, August 22nd, 2011

The argument that the NCAA needs to throw the book at rule-breaking coaches has been thrown around frequently lately, but is far from new. It's an idea usually espoused by the media though. Coming from someone in the coaching fraternity? That's a bit different. Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy has one ...

Washington Redskins Quarterback Competition: John Beck Has No Idea Whether He Or Rex Grossman Will Be Named Starter by Mike Shanahan

Monday, August 22nd, 2011

The quarterback controversy continues to brew down in the nation's capital. Mike Shanahan has a big decision on his hands. Although the Washington Redskins have next to zero expectations for 2011, that doesn't mean that this season won't be a critical one for the organization as they determine whether they ...

Jerod Mayo Confident Patriots Will Learn 4-3 Scheme in Time for 2011, Excited Fellow Tennessee Alum, Albert Haynesworth, Has Joined New England’s Defense

Monday, August 22nd, 2011

Jerod Mayo, like Tom Brady, is still reeling from the New England Patriots home loss to the New York Jets in last year's AFC Divisional Round. Bill Belichick has been retooling the defense with younger talent in recent years with an eye on implementing a 4-3 scheme. Despite the lockout ...