Florida Gulf Coast celebrates trip to Sweet 16

This is what happens when a 15-seed makes it to the Sweet 16.  We haven’t seen it before (because it’s never happened).  After upsetting the 2-seed Georgetown on Friday, FGCU beat the 7-seed San Diego State Sunday behind Bernard Thomson’s 23 points, Sherwood Brown’s 17 points and eight rebounds and Brett Comer’s 10 points and […]

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Did Ravens kicker break NFL rule before kicking game-winning field goal?

The Baltimore Ravens beat the Denver Broncos in the NFL playoffs on Saturday 38-35 on a 47-yard field goal by Justin Tucker in double overtime. An interception by Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning gave the Ravens great field position, and they didn’t squander it. But they may have broken an NFL rule on their way to […]

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Lancaster Barnstormers’ Butch Hobson gets tossed, autographs first base

Now Jim Leyland’s circus act from Monday night makes sense.  He was trying to out-do Lancaster Barnstormers’ manager Butch Hobson over the weekend.  Reacting to Gilberto Mejia getting called out on a close play at first base, Hobson made it his job to reward a lucky, but confused fan.  The Barnstormers play in the independent […]

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Luke Scott hits home run…and pulls his hamstring

Home run trots are the best.  It’s a player’s chance for the spotlight and attention of 30,000 screaming fans to be on him (unless you play for the Marlins).  It’s his moment in the sun.  Enjoy it.  Just don’t hurt yourself.  Wait, what?  Hurt myself jogging around the bases?  Are you serious?  Quite serious.  Ask […]

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2012 NFL Draft WAGs

With three weeks left until the 2012 NFL Draft, general managers and scouting departments going over the measurables, the film and every miniscule piece of information they can find on their potential draftees – including who and what they do. With former college football studs about to become very very very rich, you’d expect them […]

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