Raiders owner Mark Davis changes tune about Jon Gruden exit

[ad_1] Raiders owner Mark Davis had more to say about Jon Gruden’s resignation after his “no comment” response to the former coach’s use of racist, homophobic and misogynistic language in past emails. Following Sunday’s 34-24 win over the Broncos, Davis told the Las Vegas Review-Journal, “Listen, the Raiders stand for diversity, inclusion and social justice. We … Read more

Barstool Sports confronts John Cusack over White Sox fandom

[ad_1] John Cusack was put on the spot about being a “bandwagon White Sox” fan after attending the team’s 12-6 win over the Astros on Sunday. Barstool Sports’ Dave Williams — who’s previously expressed his issue with Cusack being a fan of both Chicago teams, the White Sox and Cubs — confronted Cusack outside Guaranteed … Read more

CC Sabathia questions Yankees after wild-card loss to Red Sox

[ad_1] CC Sabathia isn’t happy with his former team after the Yankees were bounced out of the playoffs on Tuesday. Following the Yankees’ 6-2 loss to the Red Sox in the wild-card game, Sabathia questioned the team’s approach to playing their longtime rival. CC Sabathia during the 2019 ALCS.Charles Wenzelberg/New York Post “Our core lost to … Read more

Sage Steele pulled off ESPN in wave of controversy, COVID diagnosis

[ad_1] ESPN is having “direct” and “private” conversations with anchor Sage Steele after she made controversial comments involving the company’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate, former president Barack Obama and woman journalists recently. “At ESPN, we embrace different points of view — dialogue and discussion makes this place great,” ESPN said in a statement. “That said, … Read more

Notre Dame vs. Wisconsin prediction: Take the underdog

[ad_1] LAS VEGAS — Why is Jack Coan finishing his career as the starting quarterback for Notre Dame? It has a lot to do with the Illinois-Wisconsin game in 2020. Coan was expected to start for the Badgers in that game, but a foot injury sidelined him and Graham Mertz, a former five-star recruit, stepped … Read more

Oklahoma vs. West Virginia prediction: Bet against the Sooners

[ad_1] Conference realignment robs meaning from college sports. It kills rivalries and traditions. It creates anger and apathy. It reminds us that the next round is inevitable. It is a decades-old tradition, rooted in financial gain. The decision by Oklahoma and Texas to join the SEC was historically painful, essentially stripping the Big 12 of … Read more

Simone Biles, former gymnasts deliver emotional testimony at hearing on FBI’s Larry Nassar investigation

[ad_1] Simone Biles and three former teammates on the U.S. national gymnastics team said during Senate testimony Wednesday that the FBI not only mishandled the investigation of the Larry Nassar sexual abuse case, but protected USA Gymnastics and the United States Olympic and Paralmypic Committee. The testimony from the gymnasts — Biles, McKayla Maroney, Maggie … Read more