Archive for September, 2016

  • CM Punk Submits in First UFC Fight

    CM Punk Submits in First UFC Fight

    Mike Aglialoro, MMA September 10, 2016 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    There were no steel chairs to the back, jumps off the top rope or long-winded promos — just a legitimate, one-sided beatdown suffered by CM Punk. And, apparently, he loved every second of it. The mixed martial arts debut of retired wrestling superstar Punk, whose real name is Phil Brooks, […]

     
  • AI, Yao, and Shaq Take Their Place in The Hall of Fame

    AI, Yao, and Shaq Take Their Place in The Hall of Fame

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA September 9, 2016 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    Only Allen Iverson could deliver a Hall of Fame speech that name-checked ’90s rappers, referenced “Chappelle’s Show,” and thanked just about every person he met along his basketball journey. Iverson, one of the headliners of the Hall of Fame’s Class of 2016, delivered a captivating 31-minute speech Friday in which […]

     
  • Mets Sign Tim Tebow to Minor League Deal

    Mets Sign Tim Tebow to Minor League Deal

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB September 8, 2016 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    Tim Tebow signed a minor league contract with the New York Mets on Thursday and will begin his professional baseball career in the fall instructional league on Sept. 19 in Port St. Lucie, Florida. Mets general manager Sandy Alderson insisted that signing Tebow, a former NFL quarterback, is not a […]

     
  • Drew Brees, Emmanuel Sanders Each Sign Extensions

    Drew Brees, Emmanuel Sanders Each Sign Extensions

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL September 7, 2016 at 9:10 pm 0 comments

    Drew Brees made it clear that he would not negotiate a potential extension to his current contract with the New Orleans Saints after the season began. They waited until the eleventh hour, but they finally agreed to a contract extension Wednesday, according to league sources, with only four days to […]

     
  • Fantasy Football 2016- The Return of Sit ’em Down!!!

    Fantasy Football 2016- The Return of Sit ’em Down!!!

    Fantasy Sports, Mike Aglialoro September 6, 2016 at 1:31 am 0 comments

    It is time for a new season of football, and that means it is time for the return of Sit ’em Down for Fantasy Football 2016. Like with our Start ’em Up columns, we will be making a little bit of a change this season. While in past seasons we […]

     
  • Fantasy Football 2016- The Return of Start ’em Up!!!

    Fantasy Football 2016- The Return of Start ’em Up!!!

    Fantasy Sports, Mike Aglialoro September 5, 2016 at 9:37 pm 0 comments

    It is time for a new season of football, and that means it is time for the return of Start ’em Up for Fantasy Football 2016. We will be making a little bit of a change this season. While in past seasons we have continuously shown the daily fantasy prices […]

     
  • Matt Shoemaker Struck by Line Drive

    Matt Shoemaker Struck by Line Drive

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB September 4, 2016 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    Los Angeles Angels pitcher Matt Shoemaker sustained a small skull fracture and hematoma when he was hit in the head by a line drive off the bat of Kyle Seager on Sunday, forcing Shoemaker off the field with trainers on either side. “That was probably the scariest thing I’ve ever […]

     
  • Highlights From NFL Cut Down Day

    Highlights From NFL Cut Down Day

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL September 3, 2016 at 11:41 pm 0 comments

    Saturday was cut down day for the NFL, as teams were required to trim their rosters down from 75 players to the opening day requirement of a 53-man roster and as a result there was a flurry of activity in the early afternoon, none bigger than the trade of quarterback […]

     
  • Rob Ninkovich Suspended Four Games

    Rob Ninkovich Suspended Four Games

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL September 2, 2016 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    New England Patriots starting defensive end Rob Ninkovich will serve a four-game suspension to open the 2016 regular season after a positive test for a banned substance. The NFL said in a statement that Ninkovich is eligible to return from his suspension, which is without pay, on Monday, Oct. 3. […]

     
  • Colin Kaepernick’s Protest Continues

    Colin Kaepernick’s Protest Continues

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL September 1, 2016 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    Colin Kaepernick kneeled during the singing of the national anthem Thursday night, continuing his protest before the San Francisco 49ers’ preseason finale at San Diego. This time, he had company, as safety Eric Reid, who was not in uniform, joined him in taking a knee just before the anthem began […]