Watch: Cam Newton grants Make-a-Wish to young Panthers fan

Cam Newton was able to lift a young fan’s spirits earlier this month with a little help from Make-a-Wish and the Lokai bracelet company. The Carolina Panthers quarterback spent a weekend with 11-year-old Noah, who’s currently battling a life-threatening pulmonary condition. Newton surprised Noah at a local bowling alley and they later attended a Charlotte […]

ATLANTA, GA - NOVEMBER 18:  DeMarcus Cousins #15 of the Sacramento Kings in action against the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena on November 18, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia.  NOTE TO USER User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Kings willing to test market for DeMarcus Cousins?

DeMarcus Cousins is arguably the best center in the NBA right now, but his moodiness has become a problem for the Sacramento Kings, so much so that GM Vlade Divac will reportedly explore the market for Cousins. From Ailene Voisin of the Sacramento Bee: the sense within the organization is Divac is tempted by the […]

BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 24: The helmet of  Christian Yount #57 of the Cleveland Browns sits on the turf before the start of the Browns and Baltimore Ravens game at M&T Bank Stadium on December 24, 2011 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Browns listening to offers for No. 32 pick

The Browns lack a logo on their orange helmets. Perhaps they should add a telephone, because over the last couple of weeks Browns executives have had one permanently attached to their ears. After trading away both the No. 2 and No. 8 picks in the first round, the Browns might just deal away the first […]

CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 28:  Laquon Treadwell of Ole Miss holds up a jersey with his daughter Madison and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell after being picked #23 overall by the Minnesota Vikings during the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University on April 28, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Report: Chiefs tried to trade up for Laquon Treadwell

Oh, what could have been. As if there weren’t enough surprises in the first round of the draft, the Kansas City Chiefs reportedly tried to trade up for Ole Miss receiver Laquon Treadwell, who went 23rd overall to the Minnesota Vikings. Source tells me

MORGANTOWN, WV - SEPTEMBER 29:  Karl Joseph #8 of the West Virginia Mountaineers pumps up the crowd against the Baylor Bears during the game on September 29, 2012 at Mountaineer Field in Morgantown, West Virginia.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Five first-round reaches in 2016 NFL draft

Just as sure as Roger Goodell will hear some boos when he takes the podium, there will be reaches in the first round of the NFL draft. The following five players were drafted too early. They’re listed in the order in which they were taken. Leonard Floyd, OLB, Georgia The Bears traded from No. 11 […]

MEMPHIS, TN - OCTOBER 17:  Paxton Lynch #12 of the Memphis Tigers makes a pitch to the running back during a game against the Ole Miss Rebels at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium on October 17, 2015 in Memphis, Tennessee.  The Tigers defeated the Rebels 37-24.  (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Jerry Jones admits Cowboys wanted Paxton Lynch, failed to trade up

Jerry Jones and the Cowboys wanted to hit the motherload of all homeruns in Thursday’s NFL draft, taking Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott at No. 4 and then trading back up and getting Memphis quarterback Paxton Lynch, too. Didn’t work. Jones got his star running back but failed to get his Tony Romo successor […]

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 29: Defensive back Jalen Ramsey of Florida State looks on during the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 29, 2016 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Ravens wanted to trade up for Jalen Ramsey, Cowboys slammed the door

The Dallas Cowboys didn’t want the Baltimore Ravens to get their hands on Jalen Ramsey. Well, maybe Jerry Jones just wanted Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott. But the Ravens had their eye on the Florida State defensive back, but were unable to make the two-spot jump ahead of the Jacksonville Jaguars. Clifton Brown of […]

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Dee Gordon suspended 80 games for PED use

Miami Marlins second baseman and defending National League batting champion Dee Gordon has been suspended 80 games without pay after testing positive for performance-enhancing substances. This is a first violation of MLB’s PED policy, and the suspension begins immediately. Dee Gordon suspended 80 games for testing positive for not 1 but 2 PEDs: testosterone and clostebol. — […]

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Laremy Tunsil reveals he took money from Ole Miss staffer

Thursday night marked the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, and an absolute nightmare for Laremy Tunsil. Things couldn’t have gone much worse for who many perceived to be the best offensive tackle in the draft. It started when his Twitter account was hacked and a video was posted showing him smoking a gas […]

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - FEBRUARY 27: After scoring the winning three-point shot Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors celebrates during the overtime period of a NBA game against the Oklahoma City Thunder at the Chesapeake Energy Arena on February 27, 2016 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The Warriors won 121-118 in overtime. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by J Pat Carter/Getty Images)

Stephen Curry’s face now on heroin bags in Philadelphia

Reigning MVP Stephen Curry has been featured in a promo with President Barack Obama, plenty of TV commercials and many highlight reels this season. And now his face is popping up somewhere quite different: on heroin bags. Thomas J. Nestel, the Chief of SEPTA Transit Police in Philadelphia, tweeted out a photo which shows Curry’s […]

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Johnny Manziel watches NFL draft at bar before Justin Bieber concert

Johnny Manziel, just two years ago, was selected by the Browns with the 22nd overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft. Now, he’s currently a free agent, with little interest from NFL teams, and it doesn’t look like he’s going to be hitting the field at the professional level anytime soon. Instead, Manziel elected to […]

GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 01:  Defensive lineman Joey Bosa #97 of the Ohio State Buckeyes walks off the field after being ejected for targeting during the first quarter of the BattleFrog Fiesta Bowl against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish at University of Phoenix Stadium on January 1, 2016 in Glendale, Arizona.  The Buckeyes defeated the Fighting Irish 44-28.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Joey Bosa: ‘I have to show teams that I’ve changed’

Joey Bosa isn’t letting his past get in the way of his future. The former Ohio State defensive end was drafted third overall by the San Diego Chargers Thursday, and he owned up to his wrongdoing in the past with ESPN’s Josina Anderson. Joey Bosa to me: “I have to show teams that I’ve changed over […]

BALTIMORE, MD - SEPTEMBER 23: A New England Patriots helmet sits on the turf before the start of the Patriots game against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium on September 23, 2012 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Patriots troll NFL over stripped draft pick on Instagram

The New England Patriots organization is not one to stand idle when they feel they’ve been wronged. The team was recently stripped of its first-round pick, 29th overall, in the draft, as part of the Deflategate penalties, so they decided to have some fun at the NFL’s expense. Since they won’t be picking on Thursday […]

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Roger Goodell booed announcing first pick of 2016 NFL Draft

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell probably expected to be booed before announcing the first pick of the 2016 NFL Draft. It’s become a tradition for Goodell to be booed by fans, whether he’s in New York or Chicago. And sure enough, the boo birds were out in full force at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University in Chicago. Goodell […]

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Laremy Tunsil posts video of him smoking a bong on Twitter

This is probably the last thing highly rated offensive tackle prospect Laremy Tunsil wanted coming out on draft night. A video of the former Ole Miss player smoking a bong was posted on his Twitter account and deleted right before the first round of the draft kicked off. That’s not the smartest move when NFL teams are […]

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 01:  Ezekiel Elliott #15 of the Ohio State Buckeyes runs the ball against the Alabama Crimson Tide during the All State Sugar Bowl at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 1, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Report: Ezekiel Elliott to Cowboys is ‘gaining steam’

There appears to be an internal battle going on in the war room of the Dallas Cowboys surrounding Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott. According to David Moore of the Dallas Morning News, the lobby for Elliott inside the Cowboys draft room is “gaining steam,” with the Ohio State running back one of the few […]


Nick Young avoids terrible tattoo and gets sued on the same day

Nick Young, AKA Swaggy P, had a pretty bad day. The Los Angeles Lakers star had a miserable season, too, but that’s a story for another day. No, this is about Young’s ill-fated tattoo, an epic mishap only prevented by one Iggy Azalea. Let’s just let the picture do the talking: See… Lucky I’m around

SEATTLE, WA - NOVEMBER 02: Principal owner and managing general partner of the Oakland Raiders Mark Davis watches his team warm up before the game against the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field on November 2, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

Report: Mark Davis says he wants to move the Raiders to Las Vegas

The Oakland Raiders could someday be the Las Vegas Raiders if owner Mark Davis gets his way. Davis said Thursday that he wants to move the team to Las Vegas and pledged $500 million toward the building of a proposed $1.4 billion domed stadium, according to ESPN’s Paul Gutierrez. “We have made a commitment to […]

ARLINGTON, TX - DECEMBER 31:  Broadcaster Tim Tebow of the SEC Network speaks on air before the Goodyear Cotton Bowl at AT&T Stadium on December 31, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Broncos fans want Tim Tebow back

It’s Tim Tebow time in Denver. Well, at least for a portion of the Broncos fanbase, as a petition has popped up for the team to bring back Tebow in the wake of Peyton Manning’s retirement. The petition started on and has almost 4,000 supporters and reads as follows: Coach Gary Kubiak’s offense would […]