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Bobby Valentine’s Job Is Now Radio Commentator Bobby Valentine’s Job Is Now Radio Commentator
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NBC Sports and Dial Global announced today that former Boston Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine will join the NBC Sports Radio lineup as a Major League Baseball commentator, effective this month. Commentary is not completely new territory for Valentine. In …

RG3 Knee Injury Had Surgeon Nervous Ahead Of Seattle Game RG3 Knee Injury Had Surgeon Nervous Ahead Of Seattle Game

Robert Griffin III, otherwise known as RG3, reinjured his knee in Sunday’s playoff game against the Seattle Seahawks. He initially sprained his right knee in a game against the Baltimore Ravens in week 14. It was his third game since …

ESPN’s Jemele Hill Tweets the Racist Complaint Letter She Received ESPN’s Jemele Hill Tweets the Racist Complaint Letter She Received
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Today, ESPN reporter Jemele Hill took the time to tweet out a letter she received from a disgruntled ESPN radio listener, and boy is it a doozy. “I gotta say, this guy executed the hat trick of racial slurs,” she …

This Kid Doesn’t Have A Problem With Ndamukong Suh This Kid Doesn’t Have A Problem With Ndamukong Suh
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Detroit Lions DT Ndamukong Suh has taken a lot of heat in the media lately. Okay, throughout his entire NFL career, but especially lately (and especially since his foot met Texans QB Matt Schaub’s groin on Thanksgiving Day). After that, …

Worst Free Throw Ever Makes the Shaqtus Look Like a Sharpshooter Worst Free Throw Ever Makes the Shaqtus Look Like a Sharpshooter
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The key to being a good free throw shooter is practice, practice, practice. If you shoot a couple hundred from the charity stripe on a daily basis, you’ll get better – it’s inevitable. But there’s something to be said for …

Four Olympians Lose Medals Over Steroid Use Four Olympians Lose Medals Over Steroid Use
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The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced that four athletes who competed in the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens will be stripped of their medals after analysis of stored urine samples revealed “adverse analytical findings.” Yuriy Bilonog, Svetlana Krivelyova, Ivan …

Danica Patrick Crash Leads To GoDaddy Jokes Danica Patrick Crash Leads To GoDaddy Jokes
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GoDaddy girl Danica Patrick had another crash on Sunday, forcing her to leave the Sprint Cup Series race, taking place in Kansas. This time, however, she apparently brought it upon herself in retaliation to actions by another driver, Landon Cassill. …

Lance Armstrong Ruling: Stripped of Tour de France Titles Lance Armstrong Ruling: Stripped of Tour de France Titles
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The International Cycling Union (UCI) today announced that it has completed its review of the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency’s (USADA) decision regarding Lance Armstrong’s alleged doping. The UCI has decided not to appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport, and …

Replacement Google Can’t Get Anything Right Either Replacement Google Can’t Get Anything Right Either

Now that they’ve already tainted the 2012-13 season by allowing this replacement ref farce to continue, the NFL has moved on to other important players in our lives. Yep, it looks like they’ve taken control of Google. And what do …

Monday Night Football Debacle Sees T.J. Lang Generate Massive Twitter Buzz Monday Night Football Debacle Sees T.J. Lang Generate Massive Twitter Buzz
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If you were on Twitter late last night and early this morning, you probably saw a few an epic ton of tweets about the Monday Night Football game, the NFL replacement refs, and a spectacularly botched call. You may have …

Replacement Refs Get a Social Media Ribbing After Blown MNF Call Replacement Refs Get a Social Media Ribbing After Blown MNF Call

If you stayed awake for the conclusion of last night’s Monday Night Football game between the Packers and the Seahawks, you probably saw what will go down as one of the biggest blown calls in league history. A last second …

ESPN Launches SportsCenter Feed, A Twitter-Like Stream of All Things Sports ESPN Launches SportsCenter Feed, A Twitter-Like Stream of All Things Sports

Twitter’s quick-hit, real-time format is good for all kinds of news – especially sports. Sports fans can create lists of their favorite athletes, reporters, and official team accounts and easily see all of the breaking news as it develops. The …

Monday Night Football: Some Tweets To Prepare You For The Game Monday Night Football: Some Tweets To Prepare You For The Game

NFL fans are getting hyped up for tonight’s week 2 Monday Night Football matchup between the Denver Broncos and Atlanta Falcons in Atlanta. As The Denver Post reminds us, this is the 21st consecutive year Denver has appeared on Monday …

NFL Referee Yanked after Facebook Outs Him as Hardcore Saints Fan NFL Referee Yanked after Facebook Outs Him as Hardcore Saints Fan

As the NFL referees lockout continues, people are finding more and more reasons to complain about the replacement refs. The preseason saw its fair share of blown calls, and a quick search of Twitter will show you that people are …

DADADA, DADADA: Here’s the Guy Who Created The SportsCenter Theme DADADA, DADADA: Here’s the Guy Who Created The SportsCenter Theme
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“Everybody knows SportsCenter, everybody watches it, it’s absolutely a universal thing,” Colby said. “It is a tremendously gratifying thing for an artist…to be a part of it, whatever the small part is.” Those are the word of 63-year-old John Colby, …

Roddy White Tweets Apology to Fantasy Owners Roddy White Tweets Apology to Fantasy Owners

Although the Atlanta Falcons recorded an impressive opening day victory over the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday, one of the Falcons’ most popular players isn’t entirely pleased with the way the game turned out. Pro Bowl receiver Roddy White reeled …

Madden NFL13 Sold 900,000 Copies on Its First Day, Broke Record (Sort of) Madden NFL13 Sold 900,000 Copies on Its First Day, Broke Record (Sort of)

It was a given that Madden NFL 13 would sell big. It’s one of the franchises that EA counts on to underpin its year-to-year business and one that the company loves to talk about when addressing investors. It’s no surprise, …

Paralympic Games Begin Tomorrow in London Paralympic Games Begin Tomorrow in London

The 2012 Paralympic Games are set to kick off tomorrow evening in London. The 14th Paralympic Games will host around 4,200 athletes from 166 countries, including over 200 athletes from the U.S. Many of the U.S. athletes competing are military …

ESPN’s 30 for 30 Sports Docu-Series Coming to Amazon Prime Instant Video ESPN’s 30 for 30 Sports Docu-Series Coming to Amazon Prime Instant Video

In a landscape packed with legitimate streaming video heavyweights, Amazon is looking to make their Prime instant Video service more attractive with the addition of new content – this time from the sports and documentary genres. Today, the company announced …

WWE Mobile App Gives Fans Exclusive Content During Monday Night Raw WWE Mobile App Gives Fans Exclusive Content During Monday Night Raw
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WWE has launched a new mobile app for iOS and Android, giving fans access to to a “second screen TV companion experience,” which activates during Monday Night Raw. The app features live polls and content during that time. The app …

Tim Tebow Coverage Draws ESPN Viewers’ Ire On Twitter Tim Tebow Coverage Draws ESPN Viewers’ Ire On Twitter
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It’s likely that Mark Sanchez will remain the starting quarterback for the New York Jets for the foreseeable future, despite the fact that the team picked up QB Tim Tebow during the offseason, but if Twitter followers could enter the …