“Lights Out” for washed-up Merriman

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

Fittingly, like a bolt of lightning, Shawne Merriman's career has come and gone in a flash. The outside linebacker who burst onto the NFL scene with the Chargers in his first three seasons announced his retirement on Tuesday at the age of 28, ending his career far short of the Canton-bound ...

Shawne Merriman Put On Injured Reserve By Bills

Tuesday, October 25th, 2011

Shawne Merriman was supposed to have a bounce-back season for the Buffalo Bills, but that hasn't happened, and now his comeback year is over. Despite promising to play in Week 8, the 27-year-old linebacker has been placed on injured reserve by the Bills, ending his season. Merriman has confirmed he will ...

Vernon Gholston Is Doing Just Great

Tuesday, January 26th, 2010

We've mentioned before that New York Jets linebacker Vernon Gholston is one of the biggest draft busts in NFL history, but now things are just getting better and better for Ohio State's version of Mike Mamula. Gholston was supposed to arrive in the NFL and have the same type of impact ...

Where Do The Chargers Go From Here: A Broken-Hearted Fan’s Perspective

Monday, January 18th, 2010

It hasn't even been 24 hours since my (and Phillips') beloved San Diego Chargers sh*t the bed yet again in the playoffs. I haven't fully recovered from the nightmare that was the Ryan Leaf/Kevin Gilbride/Mike Riley era in the late 1990's and early 2000's yet, so I'm not close to ...

Shawne Merriman Not Happy With A.J. Smith’s Comments

Wednesday, October 7th, 2009

A note to Shawne Merriman, Dude, either get thicker skin or start playing better. Fast. And while you're at it, get the rest of the San Diego Chargers' defense to play better too. Merriman voiced his displeasure Wednesday afternoon, after Chargers general manager A.J. Smith said the team's play has been "soft ...

University of Oregon Cheerleaders Picture and Today’s Links

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

Because the USC Song Girls need competition, and the Oregon cheerleading team is up to it. The 15 best "I hate Brett Favre" T-Shirts - The Angry T Ewwwwwwwwwwwwwww - Deadspin Champagne and beer all over the jersey of a teammate who died in an alcohol-fueled car wreck? Celebration Fail - LA Times Eric ...

Audrina Patridge Topless Picture and Today’s Links

Thursday, September 10th, 2009

Audrina Patridge has dead eyes and a rockin' body. Both are on display this month as she graces the pages of Maxim wearing virtually nothing. That Mark Whicker guy sucked before that column about the kidnapped girl - Deadspin Ah, rookie hazing in major league baseball - Big League Stew Favre sets the ...