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Schilling calls it quits

Three-time world champion Curt Schilling has announced that he will retire. "This party has officially ended," Schilling wrote in an email. "After being blessed to experience 23 years of playing profession...
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Terrell Owens signs with the Bills

The Buffalo Bills have signed former Cowboy, Eagle and 49er WR Terrell Owens to a one-year $6.5 million deal. Owens was released last week by the Dallas Cowboys and many teams publicly said that they had no in...
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Colts release Harrison

Indianapolis Colts GM Bill Polian announced today that the Colts have released WR Marvin Harrison. "We today have released Marvin Harrison because of salary cap considerations," Polian said. "Marvin let u...
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Cole Hamels talks about the Mets

Months ago, Cole Hamels went on New York radio and agreed with the host's assertion that the Mets were "choke artists." Of course, this got Mets fans whining and crying, much like they did when Jimmy Rollins s...
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Oil Can Boyd wants to pitch again

I realize I am probably dating myself when I say I couldn't believe when I heard that Dennis "Oil Can" Boyd wants to pitch again. Some of you Red Sox fans remember him and others that are too young have probabl...
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Izzo to testify against Bonds

Former New England Patriots LB and special teamer Larry Izzo will be the only football player to testify against Barry Bonds in his perjury trial. Izzo will tell the courts that he received steroids shipments ...
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Brett Favre retires … again

Brett Favre has informed the Jets that he plans to retire for the second straight year. This would be huge news if he hadn't already gone through his long, dramatic "retirement" last year. And even if he i...
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Patriots tag Cassel

The New England Patriots have surprised no one by slapping the franchise tag on free-agent-to-be Matt Cassel. If the Patriots choose to keep him, they will be charged $14.65 million, as the franchise tag g...
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Costas leaves HBO for MLB Network

Bob Costas has officially left HBO for MLB's fledgling network that is aptly titled, MLB Network. The move will not affect his relationship with NBC, where he has worked since 1980. "No, we don't have a...
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Matt Cassel proves old saying…

That it's better to be pissed off, than pissed on. According to a gossip column in the NY Daily News, Patriots QB Matt Cassel was in the bathroom at ESPN's Tampa Bay Super Bowl Bash Friday night, when a drunke...
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Santonio Swann named MVP

The Steelers just knocked off the Cardinals 27-23 in what was one of the best Super Bowls ever. Santonio Holmes, aka Santonio Swann, was huge as he nabbed a Big Ben pass to get the Steelers inside the five-yard...
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Maine signs with Mets

John Maine and the New York Mets avoided arbitration by agreeing on a one-year $2.6 million contract. Maine wanted $3 million and the Mets were offering $2.2 million. So, some genius figured out that $2.6 ...
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T.O. gets VH1 reality show

Everyone's favorite team wrecker is getting his own reality show on VH1, the network announced today. T.O.'s best friends and publicists, Monique Jackson and Kita Williams, will help Terrell try to get his c...
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Uh oh, Dustin Pedroia’s brother

Brett Pedroia, older brother of Red Sox second baseman Dustin, recently turned himself in to authorities on charges of child molestation. The incident occurred four years ago, but the victim just recently told ...
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Utley to be ready for Opening Day?

Phillies 2B Chase Utley thinks he will be ready for Opening Day following off-season hip surgery. Utley underwent the surgery on November 24th and was initially thought to be out 2-3 months of the season. "...
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No more AIG for Manchester

AIG, the global insurance giant that has fallen on hard economic times to say the least, has informed Manchester United of the English Premiere League that they will not be renewing their sponsorship. The four-...
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Pacman being sued

Think back to the last time you heard the name "Pacman" in a headline and it was associated with something positive. Maybe during the April 2005 NFL Draft? Probably. Well, this time, Pacman Jones is being su...
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Ravens update McGahee’s status

The Baltimore Ravens have updated RB Willis McGahee's status after he was knocked senseless and carried off the field on a stretcher Sunday night in the Ravens' loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers in the AFC Champi...
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Report: Ryan to coach Jets

Multiple sources have told ESPN's Chris Mortensen that former Baltimore Ravens defensive coordinator Rex Ryan will become the next head coach of the New York Jets. The sources told Mort that he signed a four...
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Phils sign Hamels

The Phillies have avoided arbitration with stud ace Cole Hamels and signed him to a three-year $20.5 million contract. The Phils got some more signin' to do because Ryan Howard, Ryan Madson, Shane Victorin...