OXNARD, CA - MAY 06:  Jared Goff #16 of the Los Angeles Rams speaks to the media after a Los Angeles Rams rookie camp on May 06, 2016 in Oxnard, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Rams got it right by releasing Nick Foles, trusting in Jared Goff

The Los Angeles Rams put an end to the Nick Foles era on Wednesday, releasing the quarterback after one season. Foles, who the Rams acquired in a trade with the Philadelphia Eagles last offseason, had requested his release, unhappy that the team used its No. 1 overall pick this year to select quarterback Jared Goff. […]

TAMPA, FL - NOVEMBER 11:  NFL television commentator Warren Sapp is on the sidelines before the Tampa Bay Buccaneers play  against the Miami Dolphins November 11, 2013 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Warren Sapp bitten by shark while lobstering

Hall of Fame defensive lineman Warren Sapp weighs roughly 300 pounds, so it takes a big person (or animal) to be able to wrestle with him. But there are a few bad boys that can give Sapp a run for his money—like sharks, for instance. On Wednesday, Sapp attempted to catch lobster while on a charter boat […]

WESTWOOD, CA - JULY 14:  Honoree Kobe Bryant greets fans during the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Sports Awards 2016 at UCLA's Pauley Pavilion on July 14, 2016 in Westwood, California. The Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Sports Awards 2016 show airs on July 17, 2016 at 8pm on Nickelodeon.  (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Kobe Bryant drives Ferrari around Italian racetrack

Life after basketball has been quite entertaining for Kobe Bryant so far. He’s hung out with Snoop Dogg, had dinner with Jackie Chan in China and was now recently in Italy, where he cruised around an Italian racetrack in a Ferrari F12. Kobe posted a video on Instagram which shows him racing around the track […]

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Jim Harbaugh, wearing cleats, throws out first pitch at Cubs game

Michigan football head coach Jim Harbaugh did not mess around when he threw the first pitch at Wednesday night’s White Sox-Cubs game at Wrigley Field. It was all business for “Harbz,” who donned a personalized Cubs jersey tucked into, of course, khakis. But the surprising part of his attire involved what he was wearing on […]

GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 16:  Running back Eddie Lacy #27 and defensive end outside linebacker Mike Neal #96 of the Green Bay Packers walk off the field after losing in overtime to the Arizona Cardinals 26-20  in the NFC Divisional Playoff Game at University of Phoenix Stadium on January 16, 2016 in Glendale, Arizona.  (Photo by Jennifer Stewart/Getty Images)

Eddie Lacy opens up about weight loss strategy

Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy has lost over 20 pounds since the end of last season, working out with P90X founder Tony Horton and others. There’s been a lot of talk about it over the past few months, but Lacy, it seems, wants to address the topic once and for all, and then […]

LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 5:  Nate Diaz (R) slaps Conor McGregor during UFC 196 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on March 5, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images)

Conor McGregor talks trash to Nate Diaz on ‘Conan’

Nate Diaz appeared on “Conan” this week, and to the surprise of no one, there was a lot of talk about his upcoming rematch with Conor McGregor. Diaz knocked McGregor out when the two last fought back in March, the same night Holly Holm KO’d Ronda Rousey. Those two upsets shocked fans and analysts alike, […]

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - FEBRUARY 05:  NFL player Ryan Fitzpatrick attends Bleacher Report’s ‘Bleacher Ball’ presented by go90 at The Mezzanine prior to Sunday’s big game on February 5, 2016 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for Bleacher Ball)

Ryan Fitzpatrick, Jets agree to one-year deal

After months of negotiating, it seems the New York Jets and veteran quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick have agreed on a deal that will allow the team’s signal caller from last season to remain with the team for another year. For the

ARLINGTON, TX - NOVEMBER 8: Greg Hardy #76 of the Dallas Cowboys looks on from the sidelines before the Cowboys take on the Philadelphia Eagles at AT&T Stadium on November 8, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Even the CFL is blackballing Greg Hardy

Shunned by the NFL, free agent defensive end Greg Hardy also won’t be going to Canada to repair his image and continue his football career. The CFL has apparently blacklisted the former Carolina Panthers and Dallas Cowboys pass-rusher. “He was interested in coming up. I inquired with the league,” Saskatchewan Roughriders head coach and general manager Chris […]

DENVER, CO - NOVEMBER 24:  Blake Griffin #32 and Chris Paul #3 of the Los Angeles Clippers take the court against the Denver Nuggets at Pepsi Center on November 24, 2015 in Denver, Colorado. The Clippers defeated the Nuggets 111-94. 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 Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Equipment manager Blake Griffin punched no longer works for Clippers

Matias Testi, the Los Angeles Clippers equipment manager Blake Griffin punched during a fight in Toronto earlier this year, will not return next season. A rep for the Clippers told TMZ Sports Testi “no longer works for the team.” Griffin and Testi, who had been close friends for years, got into an argument in a restaurant back […]

KANSAS CITY, MO - SEPTEMBER 17: Jamaal Charles #25 of the Kansas City Chiefs runs with the ball against the Denver Broncos during the game at Arrowhead Stadium on September 17, 2015 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

Jamaal Charles opens camp on PUP list

Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles, who tore his ACL in Week 5 last season, will open training camp on the physically unable to perform list according to BJ Kissel of the team’s website via NFL.com. This isn’t a big concern for the Chiefs. They want to play it safe working Charles back. He’ll turn 30 in […]

GLENDALE, AZ - DECEMBER 27:  Defensive end Mike Daniels #76 of the Green Bay Packers is congratulated after an intercepted pass during the NFL game against the Arizona Cardinals at the University of Phoenix Stadium on December 27, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Mike Daniels on Packers: ‘This is an All-Star roster’

Mike Daniels understands the history and expectations of playing in a place nicknamed “Titletown.” And the loud, fiery defensive end knows his Green Bay Packers are too good to settle for anything short of a Super Bowl. “This is an All-Star roster,” Daniels said, via Mike Garafolo of NFL Network. “That motivates you, but that also […]

GLENDALE, AZ - DECEMBER 27:  Linebacker Dwight Freeney #54 of the Arizona Cardinals walks off the field following the NFL game against the Green Bay Packers at the University of Phoenix Stadium on December 27, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. The Cardinals defeatred the Packers 38-30.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Report: Cowboys have ‘no interest’ in Dwight Freeney, Greg Hardy

The Dallas Cowboys are not looking at veteran options to help aid their suspension-depleted pass-rush. According to Jean-Jacques Taylor of ESPN, the Cowboys—who saw the four game suspension for defensive end Randy Gregory grow to 10 games this week—still have “no interest” in veteran pass-rushers Dwight Freeney or Greg Hardy. “The Cowboys want to see […]

CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 28:  (L-R) Shaq Lawson of Clemson holds up a jersey with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell after being picked #19 overall by the Buffalo Bills 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)

Philadelphia to host 2017 NFL draft

Philadelphia will host the 2017 NFL draft, according to NJ.com, but the league is waiting to formally announce it until after the Democratic National Convention, which is being held in the city this week. The Eagles don’t have a first-round pick next year because they traded it to the Browns in the deal that brought […]

CINCINNATI, OH - DECEMBER 7:  Antonio Brown #84 of the Pittsburgh Steelers runs with the ball during the third quarter of the game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium on December 7, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Report: Antonio Brown won’t hold out, ‘hopeful’ to get new deal

Pittsburgh Steelers receiver Antonio Brown won’t be holding out of training camp to get a new deal. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, Brown will report to Steelers camp on Thursday, “hopeful and confident” of getting a new deal done before the start of the regular season. A four-time Pro Bowler and the NFL’s leader […]

SANTA CLARA, CA - OCTOBER 22:  Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers attempts a pass against the Seattle Seahawks during their NFL game at Levi's Stadium on October 22, 2015 in Santa Clara, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Colin Kaepernick gets medical clearance for camp

Colin Kaepernick’s doctor has given him the green light to participate in training camp, according to NFL.com. As soon as Kaepernick gets the go-ahead from team doctors, he can practice and try to catch up to Blaine Gabbert in the battle to win the 49ers starting quarterback job. Kaepernick has been like the guy on […]


2016 Rio Olympic Games logo used by cocaine drug dealers

The 2016 Olympic Games in Rio continue to rip off the positive headlines. According to Brazil’s O Globo, Monday saw police officers seize 93 bags of cocaine with the Olympic Games’ official logo on them. Alex Cuadros captured a picture for proof: Rio cocaine dealers now using the Olympic logo, plus the warning “don’t use […]

PITTSBURGH, PA - OCTOBER 18:  Mike Vick #2 of the Pittsburgh Steelers looks to pass during the 2nd half of the game against the Arizona Cardinals at Heinz Field on October 18, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Michael Vick says he could beat Cam Newton in 40-Yard Dash

Michael Vick might be 36 years old, but he has little doubt he’d beat Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton in a 40-yard dash. Once the best player in the league who felt he was dominating too much, Vick doesn’t lack for confidence when it comes to his athletic ability. Vic recently spoke with Jonathan Jones of […]

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - JUNE 11: Chris Archer #22 of the Tampa Bay Rays throws  during the first inning of a game against the Houston Astros at Tropicana Field on June 11, 2016 in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by Mike Carlson/Getty Images)

Eight starting pitchers Dodgers should trade for

The MLB trade deadline is next week, and with back surgery a possibility for Clayton Kershaw, the Los Angeles Dodgers need starting pitching help. Kershaw has been on the disabled list since late June because of a herniated disk in his lower back, and there is no timetable for his return. Also on the DL, starters […]

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DeMar DeRozan’s 360 dunk attempt nearly broke the Internet

Toronto Raptors star DeMar DeRozan attempted a dunk during Tuesday’s USA-China friendly that nearly shook Oracle Arena. Kevin Durant opened the scoring in the game, which the United States won 106-57, after draining a three-pointer just a few seconds in. But toward the end of the game, DeRozan nearly brought the crowd to their feet […]

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Marcus Vick runs from cops in gym (VIDEO)

Michael Vick’s brother, Marcus, never made it to the NFL after his Virginia Tech stint was marred by off-the-field issues. But man, he can run. In the 2006 NFL Combine, he ran a 4.42 40-yard dash. So when a few police officers attempted to arrest him for charges stemming from a civil case back in […]

SANTA CLARA, CA - FEBRUARY 07:  Former NFL player and 2016 NFL Hall of Fame Inductee Brett Favre looks on prior to Super Bowl 50 between the Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers at Levi's Stadium on February 7, 2016 in Santa Clara, California.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Brett Favre’s Hall of Fame presenter might surprise you

After tossing plenty of touchdowns, and a good number of interceptions as well, Brett Favre is set to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Aug. 6. And rather than choosing an ex-teammate, coach or teacher that helped inspire him along the way, Favre has picked his wife, Deanna, to present with […]

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Draymond Green talks about relationship with LeBron James

Draymond Green delivered a kick to LeBron James’ groin in Game 4 of the 2016 NBA Finals that may have changed the course of sports history. Without it, the Warriors probably would’ve beaten the Cavs in the game that followed, and would’ve been crowned back-to-back champions. And James, once again, would’ve suffered another loss in […]

GREEN BAY, WI - SEPTEMBER 14:  Wide receiver Jordy Nelson #87 of the Green Bay Packers during the NFL game against the New York Jets at Lambeau Field on September 14, 2014 in Green Bay, Wisconsin.  The Packers defeated the Jets 31-24.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Why the Packers should be concerned with Jordy Nelson’s injury ‘hiccup’

A lengthy and recent injury history—featuring ailments to his ankle, knee, hamstring and hip—should make the Green Bay Packers nervous about the reported “hiccup” receiver Jordy Nelson suffered before the start of training camp. The Packers placed Nelson on the physically unable to perform (PUP) list to start camp, which officially opened Tuesday. Nelson downplayed […]