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Video: Kris Bryant launches huge home run

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

I think it's fair to say that Chicago Cubs rookie phenom Kris Bryant has lived up to expectations. The 23-year-old third baseman was at it again Tuesday night as he launched a mammoth home run off of Wrigley Field's new video board beyond the left-center field bleachers. The solo shot ...

North Carolina receives NCAA notice of allegations

Saturday, May 23rd, 2015

On Friday, the University of North Carolina acknowledged that it had received a notice of allegations from the NCAA related to the school's ongoing academic fraud scandal. UNC Chancellor Carol Folt and athletic director Bubba Cunningham claim the school is reviewing the notice and will release it publicly after certain ...

Jon Jones will get immediate title shot if he returns to UFC

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

Jon Jones has been the most dominant figure in mixed martial arts for a few years now, but he has also had his share of issues. Recently, Jones was stripped of his UFC light heavyweight championship and suspended indefinitely following a hit-and-run accident. Luckily for Jones, he will be welcomed ...

Derek Carr may need surgery on finger

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

The Oakland Raiders are looking to build their franchise around second-year quarterback Derek Carr, but they may have to wait for the 24-year-old to get on the field this offseason. On Tuesday, it was reported that Carr has an injury to his right ring finger that could keep him out ...

Report: Seahawks won’t give Russell Wilson $20 million a year

Friday, May 15th, 2015

The Seattle Seahawks and quarterback Russell Wilson are in the middle of contract negotiations and what was expected to be a smooth process has gotten decidedly rocky. Wilson has one year left on his rookie deal and is in line for an extension, the problem is the Seahawks and he ...

Report: Justin Blackmon denied reinstatement by NFL

Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

It doesn't look like Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Justin Blackmon will be returning to the NFL any time soon. The No. 5 pick from the 2012 NFL Draft is currently suspended indefinitely by the league and reports on Wednesday make it seem like things will stay that way for a ...

Florida State “negotiating” with Everett Golson

Tuesday, May 12th, 2015

Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher made a poor choice of words when answering questions related to the recruitment of Notre Dame graduate transfer Everett Golson on Tuesday. Fisher said, "We're negotiating, we're talking right now. We're going through things, staying in contact with him." OK, obviously that doesn't sound right, ...

Troy Tulowitzki could ask for trade from Colorado Rockies

Tuesday, May 12th, 2015

For more than nine years, Troy Tulowitzki has been the face of the Colorado Rockies, but now there is a chance the 30-year-old will wind up playing elsewhere. On Tuesday, reports surfaced claiming the four-time All-Star was considering asking for a trade from the only franchise he has known. The Rockies ...