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Sprint’s NASCAR Sponsorship to End After 2016

Sprint’s NASCAR Sponsorship to End After 2016

By Josh Wolford December 17, 2014

The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series will be no more after the 2016 season. Well, at least not under the name “Sprint”. Sprint has announced it has told NASCAR that it will not extend its sponsorship past 2016, citing a desire …

Ravens Cheerleader Leaves Hospital After Hard Fall

A Baltimore Ravens cheerleader was injured during a game Sunday, and was carted off the sideline in a stretcher after being stabilized by team medics. She was then transported to an area hospital. The unidentified woman hit the turf hard …

Adrian Peterson Loses Nike Sponsorship After Plea Adrian Peterson Loses Nike Sponsorship After Plea

Nike has ditched Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. “Adrian Peterson is no longer a Nike athlete,” said a Nike spokesperson in a very brief statement. Peterson’s Nike deal was already suspended, following the star’s indictment. In September, a grand …

Mia Hamm, Magic Johnson Invest in New MLS Team

Major League Soccer (MLS) this week officially announced that a new team will be coming to Los Angeles. The Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) will make its MLS debut in 2017. The team will play in a new stadium that …

Muhammad Ali: 40 Years After 'Rumble In The Jungle'

October 30 marks the 40th anniversary of his iconic boxing fight with George Foreman, and legendary boxer Muhammad Ali is alive and well. Despite suffering from a debilitating disease such as Parkinson’s, Ali is reportedly feeling well overall and his …

Senzo Meyiwa Shot Dead During Home Invasion

South African goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa was shot dead on Sunday during a home invasion gone wrong. Meyiwa was a goalkeeper and team captain for the Orlando Pirates soccer club in Johannesburg. He had also served as goalkeeper for the South …

Tara Lipinski, Johnny Weir to Host Figure Skating

During this year’s Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir gained fans as an on-air commentary team that clicked. Now it seems that Lipinski will continue to live out her dream of covering the Olympics. NBC this …

Michael Phelps Suspended From Competitive Swimming

USA Swimming suspended Olympian Michael Phelps on Monday after he was arrested for driving under the influence on September 30. Phelps will be banned from competing in US-sanctioned swimming events for reportedly violating the organization’s code of conduct. Phelps was …

Michael Phelps Arrest Forces Hold On Comeback

Michael Phelps will have to halt his plans for an amazing comeback after his recent DUI arrest. The olympic swimming champ is banned from competing in the sport for six months. Unfortunately, Michael Phelps’ arrest also resulted in his having …

Men's Health Magazine Offers Advice No One Asked For

Men’s Health magazine learned the hard way that they are coming to men about women and sports from the wrong century. The publication posted a teaser to an advice column meant to help men talk sports with women. That is, …

FCC Nixes NFL Blackout Rule, Games May Still Go Dark FCC Nixes NFL Blackout Rule, Games May Still Go Dark

The Federal Communications Commission has made a huge move, eliminating the sports blackout rules that have been in place for nearly four decades. The rules, which prohibited cable and satellite providers from airing sports events which were blacked out in …

Rachel Bradshaw: Why Did Bironas Leave The House?

Rachel Bradshaw had no idea what her husband was up to on the night of his death over the weekend. The mysterious death of her husband, former Tennessee Titans kicker Rob Bironas, has left many questions on the minds of …

Scott Ross, USC All-American Linebacker, Dead at 45

Scott Ross, a former All-American linebacker and brief NFL player, has died. Ross was 45. Police say Ross was found dead in a car parked near a church. According to The University of Southern California, Ross died of heart failure. …

Hope Solo Plays Soccer In Spite Of Charges

A lot of athletes have been involved in domestic violence incidents lately and most of them had been fined and either banned from a set number of games or the sport entirely. Hope Solo is also facing domestic violence charges, …

Terry Bradshaw's Son-In-Law Dies In Car Accident

Terry Bradshaw was excused from Fox’s NFL coverage on Sunday to be with his daughter, Rachel, and family following the fatal road accident that took the life of his son-in-law, NFL kicker Rob Bironas. “Terry will not appear on today’s …

Adrian Peterson Banned from Team Activities

Just a couple of days after announcing plans to reinstate star running back Adrian Peterson, the Minnesota Vikings have reversed course. Peterson has been placed on the exempt/commissioner’s permission list, which will bar him from all team activities until further …

Twitter Launches New NFL Games Timelines Twitter Launches New NFL Games Timelines

Twitter wants you to run to Twitter when something big is happening on TV, and have been pushing that coveted ‘second-screen’ experience for years. Today, Twitter has furthered that goal by creating new NFL-specific timelines so fans can stay up-to-date …