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Matt Rhule caught on a hot mic complaining about being mic’d up: “It’s everything I hate”

In one of the more ironic hot mic incidents, Carolina Panthers head coach Matt Rhule was caught on a hot mic complaining about being on a hot mic. As networks mic up players and coaches for broadcasts at an increasingly high rate, some don’t seem to mind it. But apparently, Rhule loathes it. The Panthers Read more... The post Matt Rhule caught on a hot mic complaining about being mic’d up: “It’s everything I hate” appeared first on Awful...


Mets hope to retain CF Brandon Nimmo

Coming off a (so far) healthy and productive season, he should be in a good spot to cash in on a multi-year deal that’ll probably exceed the expectations of many onlookers.


Prospect Pool Overview: Ottawa Senators

Between the trades this summer and the nice list of young players on the way, there's a lot to be excited about if you're an Ottawa Senators fan. Tony Ferrari takes a look at the team's future.


The most valuable baseball card of all time isn't Mickey Mantle—it's this player

OLBG searched through news reports and auction house archives to find 10 of the most valuable baseball cards of all time.


Seahawks just might have the next Richard Sherman in Tariq Woolen

When you're 6-4, 205 pounds, and do what Tariq Woolen did at the 2022 NFL Scouting combine, you typically don't last long on draft weekend. That wasn't the case for Woolen, the No. 58 overall player on our board, who waited around until the fifth rou


NFL betting: As George Pickens preseason hype grows, so do OROY bets on him

If you follow NFL Twitter, it's hard to go a day without someone commenting on how good George Pickens looks in Pittsburgh Steelers training camp. Some days, it's hard to go 15 minutes without a Pickens shout-out. Pickens, a second-round receiver out of Georgia, is having himself a great camp. His highlight hurdling a defender got a lot of buzz. Th...


After horrid stretch to end season, Sepp Straka leads FedEx St. Jude Champ.

After finishing Day 2, Sepp Straka was asked if his regular-season finish had impacted his attitude.


When is the World Cup? Teams, schedule, fixtures, kick-off times for Qatar 2022

The draw is complete and the roadmap to the sport's holy grail is known.


The NBA retiring Bill Russell's number created an unprecedented decision for the Heat and LeBron's No. 6

Like the MLB did with Jackie Robinson, the NBA will tribute Bill Russell with the greatest honor: They're retiring his number league-wide. Russell's death was met with tributes from fans a


Ronda Rousey Has as Many WWE Losses as UFC Losses

Ronda Rousey's WWE record is almost as impressive as her MMA record.


UFC on ESPN 41 official weigh-in highlights, photo gallery

SAN DIEGO – The UFC on ESPN 41> fight card is now official following Friday's weigh-in session, where all 26 athletes scheduled to compete successfully hit their marks on the scale. Saturday's card, which takes place at Pechanga Arena with a full card that…


Teofimo Lopez discusses his challenging 2021, Ryan Garcia & The Takeover 2.0

LAS VEGAS, NV -- The past year has been a challenging one for Teofimo Lopez. After a 2020 campaign where he shocked the boxing world by dethroning Vasiliy Lomachenko, capturing the WBA (Super), WBO, and IBF lightweight titles, and being recognized as one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the world, Lopez’s 2021 wasn’t quite as rewarding. He w...


How the PGA Tour's FedEx Cup Playoffs work for 2022: Locations, money, starting strokes

The regular season is over. The playoffs are back. The FedEx Cup Playoffs once again consist of three tournaments, with the finale being the Tour Championship, where someone will walk off with an $18 million prize, up from the $15 million Patrick Cantlay bagged a…


Raiders-Vikings preview: What to watch for in Week 2 of preseason

Raider Nation, here are five points of emphasis to follow during the game against the Minnesota Vikings.


Second chapter: Bobby Wagner already makes impact on LA Rams

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — Bobby Wagner is still getting used to the fact he's now working with Sean McVay, not against him. After five years of trying to shut down McVay's offense two or three times per season for the Seattle Seahawks, Wagner is now making the Los Angeles Rams better. Instead of attempting to get into McVay's head to anticipate his moves, the veteran linebacker and the offense-minded coach are putting their heads together. “Now we...


MLB comes out in support of California measure to legalize online sports betting

A month after the California Democratic Party voted in opposition of the state’s online sports betting measure appearing on ballots in November, Major League Baseball is showing support for the bill. In a statement Friday, via ESPN?


James White reflects on retirement 'GMFB'

Running back James White discusses his retirement plans and the current NFL storylines.


Will Zalatoris bounces back from ‘worst luck’ of career with second-round 63

Will Zalatoris opened with a 1-over 71 at the FedEx St. Jude Championship, but the scorecard didn’t tell the full story.


Buccaneers HC Todd Bowles, GM Jason Licht have high praise for Julio Jones

Jason Licht lauded Jones’ play so far in camp, and Bowles confirmed the wideout's strong start.


Soccer-Benzema, Ronaldo and Haaland nominated for Ballon d'Or, Messi misses out

(Reuters) -Real Madrid forward Karim Benzema is among the 30 nominees on the shortlist for the prestigious men's Ballon d'Or trophy, organisers France Football magazine announced on Friday. The French international has had an incredible season for Real Madrid, scoring 44 goals in 46 games and helping them win the Champions League and LaLiga. Seven ...


#17 Syracuse LB Mikel Jones | 2022 ACC Top 25 Returning Players

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The best of the Field of Dreams Game 2022: Cincinnati Reds vs. Chicago Cubs

The best of the Field of Dreams Game 2022: Cincinnati Reds vs. Chicago Cubs


Report: Carlos Correa likely to opt out of contract with Twins

The 27-year-old is hitting .264 with 13 home runs, and has helped keep the Twins in contention to win the AL Central.


Tyler Huntley says Ravens care about 21-game preseason win streak: 'It means a lot to the culture'

A 21-game win streak in the NFL regular season is legendary. A 21-game win streak in the preseason is equal parts meaningless and extraordinary. On the one hand, preseason games don't matter. Preseason success doesn't necessarily carry over to the regular season. If you need proof of that, ask the 2008 Detroit Lions, who went a perfect 4-0 in the p...


Chicago Blackhawks re-sign Caleb Jones, Philipp Kurashev

The Chicago Blackhawks announced that they have official re-signed forward Philipp Kurashev and defenseman Caleb Jones each to one-year contracts. Jones’ contract is worth $1.35M, while Kurashev’s is worth $750K.


Ravens QB Lamar Jackson seeking fully-guaranteed deal?

Lamar Jackson may not be willing to make a Kyler Murray-like compromise on guarantees. The Ravens quarterback is believed to want a fully guaranteed extension worth more than what the Browns are paying Deshaun Watson.


California trainer arrested on multiple counts of sexually abusing minor

A California youth coach and trainer was arrested Thursday on multiple counts of sexual assault of a minor.


‘Field of Dreams’ Game Is MLB’s Blueprint for More Special Events

Last night was the second time an MLB game was played at the Field of Dreams movie site in Dyersville, Iowa. The game was a success despite its lack of star power and, well, in-game excitement, especially when compared to what we saw when the Yankees and White Sox played there last year. As you’ll ...


Combate Global -- Claire Lopez vs. Camila Rivarola: Fight card, start time, date, how to watch, TV channel

Women's strawweights take center stage at Combate Global: Lopez vs. Rivarola in Miami


Kirk Cousins to miss Vikings preseason opener for entirely predictable reason

Kirk Cousins has tested positive for COVID and will not play in theMinnesota Vikings'first preseasongame vs. the Las Vegas Raiders onSunday afternoon. NFL fans will have to wait a little bit longer to see how Kirk Cousins looks in Kevin O'Connell's offensive system, as the Minnesot...


Alabama transfer suspended indefinitely by Texas football program after arrest

Texas football coach Steve Sarkisian announced on Friday Agiye Hall issuspended indefinitely. Former Alabama wide receiver Agiye Hall has been suspended indefinitely by the Texas football program after being arrested on Thursday night in Austin on charges of criminal mischief. Hall was a forme...


Kevin Durant tweets, deletes that 2012 USA Basketball team the best team of all time

Clutch Points: The USA Men's Basketball team won the gold medal


Ranking the NFL's secondaries

A few key secondary pieces are on new teams as training camps open. A few franchises strengthened already strong DB groups with draft or free agency additions. Here is how the NFL's secondaries stack up.


Little League Softball World Series schedule: Full bracket, times, channels for every 2022 game

The future of softball is making the pilgrimage to Greenville, N.C., for the 2022 Little League Softball World Series. Much like its Williamsport-based baseball counterpart, the tournament has undergone a few changes since the last time it hosted teams hailing from both the United States and abroad. The most significant of those changes is that the...


Meanwhile ... Any movement on Kyrie Irving talks with Lakers?

The Nets and Kyrie Irving seem to be at peace. After a contentious negotiations on a contract extension that ended with Irving opting in to the last year of his contract. Since then, the Nets, both Joe Tsai and the organization have offered praise for the superstar guard and extensively chronicled his visit to Kean University, accompanied by five teammates. Meanwhile, a source close to Irving told Brian Lewis that Irving has “every intention” of...


Claressa Shields talks MMA return, Cris Cyborg's boxing debut, Amanda Nunes, more

Claressa Shields speoke to MMA Junkie and other media about her upcoming bout against Savannah Marshall on Sept. 10, her return to MMA, Cris Cyborg's boxing debut, a potential boxing match with Amanda Nunes, and more.


LIV Golf responds to shocking player contract claim

Much of the drama surrounding the Saudi-backed LIV Golf series is the astronomical contract numbers that players like Phil Mickelson and Bryson DeChambeau, not to mention the shocking offer made to Tiger Woods. However, a report from last week’s court proceedings seemed to imply that all that glittered was not, in fact, gold for the players. Read more... The post LIV Golf responds to shocking player contract claim appeared first on The Comeback:...


Deion Sanders thinks the Hall of Fame is being watered down with too many players

Pro Football Hall of Famer Deion Sanders thinks the Hall of Fame is getting too crowded. Sanders told Well Off Media that “The Hall of Fame ain’t the Hall of Fame anymore” and that he thinks the truly great players like himself need to be separated from the second-tier Hall of Famers. “My jacket got [more]


How Lane Kiffin's dog, Juice, has become the face of Ole Miss football

Ole Miss football coach Lane Kiffin's dog, Juice, charmed his way into becoming the face of the Rebels' program. His popularity only grows.


Skyler Diggins-Smith to Miss the Rest of the WNBA Season

The WNBA's Phoenix Mercury have announced that Skylar Diggins-Smith will miss the team’s final two regular season games due to personal reasons.


Things to Watch for During the NFL Preseason

The NFL preseason slate kicked off on Thursday and extends throughout the weekend.


What A Year-Long Suspension Would Mean For Deshaun Watson Financially

There's a pretty strong financial incentive for Deshaun Watson to reach an agreement with the NFL to avoid a year-long suspension. According to former NFL executive Andrew Brandt, Watson's contract makes it so a year-long suspension would have a major impact on his earnings. Specifically, a full ...


Chelsea beat Arsenal to signing FC Rosengård midfielder Jelena Čanković — report

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Las Vegas and Indianapolis to host NIT semifinals and championship in 2023, 2024 as event moves from New York

Madison Square Garden is no longer the permanent home of the NIT semifinals and title game


Adam Ranks juggles childcare with fantasy football picks

Check out the latest fantasy football picks from NFL Media's Adam Rank.


Agreed resolution between NFL, NFLPA on Watson 'could still happen'

While the NFLPA reportedly is willing to fight a one-year ban in federal court, if necessary, a settlement between the union and league would put discussions over Watson's status to bed.


Bubba Wallace and NASCAR host Bubbas Block Party at Richmond Raceway

RICHMOND, Va. (Aug. 12, 2022) — NASCAR and 23XI Racing driver Bubba Wallace hosted a community block party at Richmond Raceway on Aug. 11, a first-time event designed to engage new fan audiences and bring local families to the racetrack ahead of a full weekend of NASCAR racing action. Bubba‘s Block Party was free to […]


Predicting college football’s New Year’s Six teams

College football starts in a little more than two weeks. And for 135 days, the jostling to become a national champion will be ongoing. Obviously, only four teams will compete in the College Football Playoff but a dozen teams will be selected to the most lucrative bowls, otherwise known as the New Year’s Six.


Another report Jaylen Brown still “all-in” on Boston Celtics

And Boston is all-in on Brown, who can be a free agent in a couple of years.


Willian leaves Brazil's Corinthians, eyes return to England

SAO PAULO (AP) — Former Chelsea and Arsenal winger Willian terminated his contract with Brazil's Corinthians on Friday and said he will return to England to play. Brazilian media linked the 34-year-old Willian with a move to Premier League club Fulham. Willian also said in an interview with TV Globo that he left Corinthians because of threats he and his family received via social media. “The reason why I am leaving is the threats I suffered, my...