Vermeil: Sandusky Misportrayed, ‘Cared’ For Kids

Super Bowl-winning coach Dick Vermeil, who in 2001 wrote the foreword to Jerry Sandusky’s “Touched” autobiography and assisted the ex-Penn State football coach with his Second Mile charity over three decades, told Kelley Bydlon of ESPN760.com this week that, “Jerry really cared about (The Second Mile children) in a different way than is being portrayed […]

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Pryor Gone Wild: Where Is Columbus Police Dept?

Just when you think you’ve seen it all at Ohio State with the insanity happening inside the football program, you get what we got today.

Despite it being widely chronicled now that Terrelle Pryor has been driving with a suspended license for weeks, Wednesday Pryor was caught - once again - driving illegally by WSYX-TV in […]

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Jamie McCourt’s Lawyers: Over $50,000 Per Day

Carla Hall and Victoria Kim of the LOS ANGELES TIMES reported last Friday that L.A. County Superior Court Judge Scott Gordon ordered Dodgers Owner Frank McCourt pay $225,000 a month in temporary spousal support to his estranged wife, Jamie, and an additional $412,159 a month in costs associated with the seven residences in her name.

(Fees […]

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Steve Phillips Joins Website. As Baseball Analyst

AOL announced today that former Mets GM and television analyst Steve Phillips is joining AOL Fanhouse as a MLB analyst.

(If announced on April Fools, would you have believed it?)
The sports website reports Phillips, who was dismissed from ESPN Oct. 25, 2009, after an extramarital sexual liaison with former ESPN employee Brooke Hundley became public, “will […]

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Wanna Gouge iPhone App Users? Call Coach K.!

Joe Ovies at wralsportsfan.com in Raleigh discovers a non sequitur association between Duke hoops coach Mike Krzyzewski and a generic iPhone application selling for $2.99.

(Dragons! Panda Bears! Bill Guthridge!)
Press release for what Krzyzewski licensed his name to:
The Coach K App utilizes innovative multi-touch controls that immerse the player into an exciting series of races […]

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ESPN Radio: Masoli Prints On ‘Stolen Property’

UPDATE (6:36p ET): ESPN Radio in Portland (KFXX 1080 AM) reports this afternoon that police found Oregon Quarterback Jeremiah Masoli’s fingerprints on “stolen property” that was reported missing from the same Oregon fraternity house where the football player was accused of theft.

KFXX show host Jason Scukanec added on-air that the stolen property was a Macbook […]

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Tiger PR: Clear Channel Report ‘Absolutely False’

Earlier today I reported at least four Clear Channel radio stations in Asheville, North Carolina, including news radio station WWNC-AM, posted a statement on their respective websites claiming it to be a “leaked” apology from Tiger Woods.

Hank Gola and Corky Siemaszko of the NEW YORK DAILY NEWS report that Team Tiger wasn’t amused by Clear […]

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Tiger ‘Talk’: Wire Services, 1 Camera, His Writers

ASSOCIATED PRESS reporter Doug Ferguson has more details on Tiger Woods Friday press conference.

(Woods agent Mark) Steinberg said he (Woods) would speak to a “small group of friends, colleagues and close associates” about his past and what he plans next, along with apologizing for his behavior.
He said three wire services would be in invited, and […]

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Sapp Charged On ‘Misdemeanor Domestic Battery’

The ASSOCIATED PRESS reports:

According to a police news release, Warren Sapp has been charged with one count of misdemeanor domestic battery. The charge stems from an incident early Saturday morning at a South Beach hotel. An arrest affidavit was not immediately available.
Miami Beach Police spokesman Juan Sanchez says the 37-year-old Sapp was brought in for […]

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Photos: Mike Tyson’s Wife And Daughter In Italy

Here’s some recent photos of Mike Tyson, his wife Lakiha Spicer and daughter Milan:

Tyson is in Italy to participate in that country’s version of Dancing With The Stars.

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