Archive for January 11th, 2013

New Chargers GM Tom Telesco on Having a Personal Relationship with Bruce Arians: “I’m Not the Only Person in the Interview Process”

Friday, January 11th, 2013

When Tom Telesco left the Indianapolis Colts' front office to become the Chargers' general manager, many figured it was only a matter of time before Telesco brought Bruce Arians across the country to join him in San Diego. But in the early stages of the search for the team's next ...

Bobby Valentine Blasts Hall of Fame Voters, Says Fans Should Be a Part of the Voting

Friday, January 11th, 2013

Plenty of people have questioned the Hall of Fame and its voting process over the years and especially the last couple days as no player was voted in on Wednesday. But this might be the strongest opinion on the entire thing that I've heard yet as former MLB manager Bobby ...

John Tortorella on NHL Lockout Ending: “We’re Really Anxious; We’re not Trying to do too Much in a Short Period of Time”

Friday, January 11th, 2013

After 113 days of enduring a long and frustrating lockout, John Tortorella is anxious to start the NHL season when it likely returns in a week and a half. With a shortened 48-game season comes unpredictability, but the Rangers head coach isn't going to make excuses for his team. Tortorella ...

Falcons Linebacker Sean Weatherspoon Shrugs Off Idea of Playoff Pressure

Friday, January 11th, 2013

When you taste some success over a matter of years in the NFL, but struggle in the postseason, the pressure when you get there becomes stronger and stronger -- at least from the outside looking in. Such is the case for the NFC's top seed this year, the Atlanta Falcons. ...

Curt Schilling on Hall Of Fame Shutout: “The Players that Didn’t Cheat got Dragged Down with the Players that Did”

Friday, January 11th, 2013

Curt Schilling didn't make it into the Hall of Fame on this ballot of voting, but the three-time World Series champion isn’t too upset about the whole situation. After receiving just 38.8 percent of the votes, the former Red Sox pitcher admitted that he was honored to even be in ...

Bernard Pollard Says the Baltimore Ravens “Couldn’t Care Less [about] What Happened in Week 15”

Friday, January 11th, 2013

Bernard Pollard is quite familiar with Peyton Manning, as are his Baltimore Ravens. Pollard has faced Manning plenty, with little team success. In fact, the Ravens have lost nine straight games against Manning. Most recently, Baltimore was beaten handily by the Broncos in Week 15. While Pollard admits he doesn't ...