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Brett Favre Coaching In Championship Game

Brett Favre is on the football field this Friday in Jackson, as a coach, trying to lead Oak Grove High, who advanced to the Mississippi state championship game against Tupelo. Favre, the NFL’s record holder for passing yards, touchdowns and …

Tom Daley Has A Boyfriend; “It Felt Right”

Olympic diver Tom Daley surprised his fans by revealing he is dating a man, despite previously dating girls. The 19-year-old diver, who won a bronze medal in London 2012 Olympics, revealed the news on Monday in a YouTube video. Daley says …

World Cup Pots Announced; US Potentially Doomed
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The draw for the 2014 World Cup pots will happen on Friday in Brazil, the host country for the event. However, in a press conference which demonstrates once again why Americans aren’t in love with the most popular sport in …

Yahoo Acquires SkyPhrase For Natural Language Processing Yahoo Acquires SkyPhrase For Natural Language Processing

Yahoo announced today that it has acquired SkyPhrase, a developer of natural language processing technology. The company will become part of Yahoo Labs. “The team of four has built amazing natural language processing technology and we’re excited to welcome them …

Le’Veon Bell’s Hard Hit Raises NFL Rule Questions

A scary play during the Baltimore- Steelers game this Thanksgiving has put the no-helmet rule under fiery discussion. The Steelers were being dominated throughout the entire game against the Ravens, but fought for a chance to come back towards the …

Victoria Azarenka Set to Play Serena Williams
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Serena Williams, the number one player in the Women’s Tennis Association, is slated to play number two player Victoria Azarenka in what should be an exciting exhibition match in Thailand next month. Victoria Azarenka, the 24-year-old tennis player from the …

Allen “The Answer” Iverson’s Number to be Retired

According to an NBC announcement this Wednesday, Allen Iverson’s no. 3 will join its rightful place among legendary names such as Wilt Chamberlain, Julius Erving and Charles Barkley when his jersey gets retired on the first of March next year. …

OJ Simpson Denied Request For New Trial

A Nevada judge has denied OJ Simpson’s request for a new trial after he was convicted in 2007 for armed robbery and kidnapping. Simpson wanted the new trial to tell his side of the story, about the botched armed robbery …

Brandon Rios Set To Fight Manny Pacquiao Tonight

A defeat in this fight could put an end to Manny Pacquiao’s career. When Manny was knocked out by Mexican rival Juan Manuel Marquez, many critics said that the career of the Filipino boxing sensation was over. The intriguing Welterweight …

Natalie Gulbis in 3-Way Tie at LGPA Tournament

“It seems like a very, very long time ago. I think about it all day long, every time I go to the course…It motivates me.” – Natalie Gulbis on not winning a tournament since 2007 The professional golf player with …

Lindsey Vonn Injured: Possible Setback For Sochi Olympics

The reigning Olympic champion Lindsey Vonn got injured Tuesday in a training run in Copper Mountain, Colorado ahead of her anticipated return to racing in the World Cup competition next week in Beaver Creek, Colo. Vonn was just recovering from …

Netflix Releases New Clip From Upcoming Timberlake-Produced Documentary ‘The Short Game’ Netflix Releases New Clip From Upcoming Timberlake-Produced Documentary ‘The Short Game’
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Earlier this month, Netflix announced that it acquired the award-winning documentary The Short Game. The company considers this its first original documentary. The film is about several seven-year-old golfers, who train to compete in the World Championships of Junior Golf. …

Michael Phelps: Getting Ready For Rio?

On Thursday, the sporting world was awash with the news that Michael Phelps rejoined the US Anti-Doping Agency where he underwent doping tests, the strongest indication that he is returning for the 2016 Rio Olympics. Phelps underwent the drug testing …

MLB Instant Replay: Owners Approve Expanded Replay

If you’ve always appreciated the coach’s challenges in football and wished something similar were in place for MLB, then you’re going to love the expanded instant replay that the team owners are working to implement. And if you’re one of …

Cy Young Award Winners Announced

Well, sometimes taking home something is better than nothing. MLB announced this year’s winners for the Cy Young award, awarded to the league’s best pitchers, going to Los Angeles Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw for the National League and Detroit Tigers’ Max …

Jameis Winston Investigated for Sexual Assault
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Florida State University’s freshmen quarterback is currently being investigated for a sexual assault case filed with the Tallahassee Police Department back on December 7th, 2012. This 11-month-old case reopened Wednesday when TMZ claimed that Winston “is indeed the suspect,” even …

Ronda Rousey Is The Reason We Have Women In UFC
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Is Ronda Rousey the reason so many women have taken an interest in the UFC? Dana White, president of the UFC, thinks so, and discussed Rousey’s influence among women during a recent interview. Having only been a part of the …

Globetrotter Dunk Breaks Backboard

William “Bull” Bullard, who plays for the Harlem Globetrotters, is a lucky man! While performing at the Nacional de Ingenieros Coliseum in Tegucigalpa, Bullard went for an alley-oop dunk that went terribly wrong. He pushed his feet against the backboard, …

Troy Tulowitzki Going To The Cardinals?

Rumors usually surface during the week of the annual GM/owners’ meetings in Major League Baseball and this week is no exception. With this week’s meetings scheduled in Orlando, FL, there’s already major noise about all-star shortstop, Colorado Rockies’ Troy Tulowitzki …

Roku Now Sports WatchESPN and WATCH Disney Channels Roku Now Sports WatchESPN and WATCH Disney Channels
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Roku owners can now rejoice in the knowledge that their holiday seasons will be filled with much more sports (as long as their cable provider supports it, of course). Today, Roku became the latest device to get the WatchESPN app, …

Andy Murray Gun Scare: 4 Arrested In London
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As reported by the Huffington Post, four men were arrested in West London after they were suspected of brandishing a “gun” at Wimbledon champion Andy Murray only to realize that the four men were Andy’s fans hunting for an autograph …