I was skeptical when I heard Pete Carroll say this immediately after the USC football program was saddled with the harshest NCAA sanctions since the SMU Dealth Penalty:
“The agenda of the NCAA infractions committee took them beyond the facts, and the facts don’t match the sanctions.”
That comment was before USC’s Rivals website USCFootball.com, which is […]
Richard Sandomir of the NEW YORK TIMES reports today on the sale of TheBigLead.com.
The Big Lead, an independent blog that Jason McIntyre began as a hobby, is fixated on sports media, news and gossip. Along the way, it has built a devoted, if not huge, social media following.
Now, a buyer has established a value for […]
Last week Gentry Estes of the MOBILE PRESS-REGISTER has the latest installment of Alabama Coach Nick Saban forcing an underperforming though eligible player off his team to make room for a better prospect.
Alabama coach Nick Saban has confirmed this morning’s earlier news that sophomore reserve quarterback Star Jackson plans to leave the Crimson Tide […]
Pleased to announce you can now find SbB 24/7 at FoxSports.com:
Nothing will change here with our FoxSports.com page updated multiple times every day. Also happy to now be working with the Fox Sports editorial team in L.A. along with our longtime partners Yardbarker.com.
Couldn’t be more excited about the arrangement. Already confirmed I can keep my […]
John Canzano of the PORTLAND OREGONIAN introduces us to the trailblazing chap who is apparently so infatuated with Greg Oden’s penis that he thought the rest of the world should share in his obsession:
The cat goes by the name “Q” and calls himself the “CEO” of the Web site. On his outgoing voicemail message the […]
Brian Stelter of the the NEW YORK TIMES reports Harvey Levin confirming that TMZ Sports is a go:
AOL’s exit is expected to make it easier for Mr. Levin to introduce another idea, TMZ Sports, and brings a new phase for TMZ’s advertising sales, which have not kept up with the site’s popularity. … Warner Brothers […]
I’ve recently learned that Warner Bros. and TMZ mastermind Harvey Levin will soon be starting a sports-only website called TMZSports.com (parked), to launch sometime in the next couple months. The content will be akin to TMZ’s entertainment site - but for sports. I’ve also been told that the site was planned well before the Tiger […]
If you believe former PGA Champion Bob Rosburg, it was rather ironic that Tiger Woods‘ image was recently scrubbed from a banner on a website for a tournament named after Arnold Palmer.
Rosburg, who died earlier this year, went on the record in 1988 about an alleged Palmer extramarital rendezvous that was recounted on Page 96 […]
Adam Schefter wrote on his Twitter.com account this morning that Chad Ochocinco won’t wear #15 for the Bengals today - in what would’ve been a tribute to his fallen teammate Chris Henry.
Yesterday Geoff Hobson reported about the possibility of the tribute on the Bengals’ official website, Bengals.com. The piece, which I linked and can still […]
The reaction throughout the golf world over Tiger Woods‘ alleged alternative lifestyle has been mostly muted, until now.
The ORLANDO SENTINEL reports that Arnold Palmer’s signature PGA Tournament has scrubbed the image of Woods and Palmer together atop the official website for tourney.
But when outed by the Sentinel over the changes, we got yet another opposite […]