The incident may have happened in August, but retired former St Louis Cardinals Manager, Tony La Russa, has finally admitted that he ordered the hit on Ryan Braun in one of the more memorable games of the Milwaukee Brewers season 2011 season.
From the "things could always be worse" file: Two San Francisco 49ers fans were shot outside an Applebee's in Duluth, GA for cheering the 49ers dramatic game winning touchdown against the New Orleans Saints on Saturday.
Super Bowl 46 is right around the corner as the NFL playoffs gear up for the divisional playoff round. Eight teams remain in contention for the Vince Lombardi Trophy, and, as always, there are a slew of storylines developing. But which potential Super Bowl matchup is the sexiest?
If you watched the BCS Championship game last night, you may have noticed lead announcer, Brent Musburger's overwhelming use of the term "Honey Badger." The term is in fact the nickname for LSU Tigers defensive back/kick returner Tyrann Mathieu.
The Packers defense may have struggled in their 45-41 over the Detroit Lions on Sunday, but OLB Brad Jones made a bone shivering tackle on fan who ran on to the field amid the wicked wind and flurries on a cold January day.
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