Archive for November 16th, 2012

David Price On His First Cy Young Award: “It still hasn’t set in yet”

Friday, November 16th, 2012

Rays pitcher David Price showed everyone around Major League Baseball early in his career that he was going to be a force on the mound for years to come. He didn't need a Cy Young Award to validate his place amongst the top pitchers in the game today, but now ...

Maurice Jones-Drew Says He Hopes to Be Back in a Couple of Weeks

Friday, November 16th, 2012

What a difference a year makes for Maurice Jones-Drew of the Jacksonville Jaguars. After leading the NFL in rushing yards a season ago, this season has been full of frustration for MJD. It started this offseason when he elected to hold out of training camp in hopes of securing a ...

Morris Claiborne Claims He’s Prepared For The Cleveland Browns To Target Him This Sunday

Friday, November 16th, 2012

It's been an up-and-down rookie campaign for Morris Claiborne this season. Last Sunday, No.24 was penalized five times and was beaten for a touchdown pass by Riley Cooper in the Cowboys 38-23 victory over the Eagles. It's not easy being a rookie cornerback in the NFL where defensive backs can't be ...

Lane Kiffin Is Impressed With Jim Mora As The USC-UCLA Rivalry Is Renewed This Weekend

Friday, November 16th, 2012

Who would have thought heading into the USC/UCLA game that the Bruins would be the team at 8-2 overall, leading the Pac-12 South as the Trojans sit at 7-3 overall looking to overtake their rival? Lane Kiffin's team has had some tough losses to Stanford, Arizona and Oregon, but at ...

Eric Weddle: Norv Turner “Has No Control On Whether We Miss a Tackle, Whether We Give Up a Touchdown”

Friday, November 16th, 2012

The San Diego Chargers are toiling along through another disappointing season. Lots of talent, but no delivery. Too many mistakes, highlighted by a world-class collapse against the Denver Broncos earlier this season. The good news is the Chargers are still alive in the AFC playoff race. The bad news is they ...

Despite Inconsistent Playing Time And Early Season Struggles, Elton Brand Speaks Highly Of Rick Carlisle

Friday, November 16th, 2012

For Elton Brand it wasn't easy being an amnesty casualty out of Philadelphia, but he found a home in Dallas this offseason where he believed he could make it work. So far the power forward is struggling to maintain consistency. The Mavs sit at 5-4 heading into Thursday night's action. ...