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Detroit sports radio host blames victims in Baylor football sexual assault scandal

Last week, a report chastised the Baylor football program for its handling of several sexual assaults under coach Art Briles’ watch. Briles lost his job as a result, the school’s athletic director resigned and the Baylor’s president, Kenneth Starr was demoted. But as the nation tries to wrap its proverbial head around this scandal, once […]

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Viewing Picks for May 31, 2016

All Times Eastern College Golf Men’s NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championship Team Match Play, Eugene Country Club, Eugene, OR Quarterfinals — Golf Channel, 1:30 p.m. Semifinals — Golf Channel, 6 p.m. Golf Central Pregame — Golf Channel, noon Golf Central Pregame — Golf Channel, 4:30 p.m. Mixed Martial Arts UFC Countdown: UFC 199: Rockhold […]

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Padres analyst Mark Grant gets a taste of his own medicine with the pointer

Earlier this month, we told you about Fox Sports San Diego’s Don Orsillo and Mark Grant donning eye black during an extended extra-inning affair between the Padres and the Dodgers. During that moment where both Donatello and Mudcat were being shown in the booth, Grant took out a pointer and began to show various sections […]

BOSTON, MA - MAY 30:  To honor Memorial Day, a giant flag covers the Green Monster as the national anthem is played on May 30, 2011 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Viewing Picks for Memorial Day, May 30, 2016

All Times Eastern College Baseball NCAA Baseball Selection Special — ESPNU, noon Road to Omaha: NCAA Baseball Championship Preview — ESPNU, 7 p.m. SEC Now: Road to Omaha — SEC Network, 7 p.m. College Golf Men’s NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championship, Eugene Country Club, Eugene, OR Individual Men’s Championship — Golf Channel, 7 p.m. […]

JACKSONVILLE, FL - OCTOBER 18:   Luke Bowanko #70 of the Jacksonville Jaguars celebrates a sack during the game against the Houston Texans at EverBank Field on October 18, 2015 in Jacksonville, Florida.  (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Durham Bulls lay the smackdown on Jacksonville Jags’ Luke Bowanko

As the ACC Baseball Tournament has played out this weekend at Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham, NC, it’s produced plenty of drama for the teams involved hoping to advance to the NCAA Tournament. But the venue hasn’t necessarily captured the imagination of everyone watching. Luke Bowanko, center for the Jacksonville Jaguars and Virginia alumnus […]

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Walt “Clyde” Frazier: TSA expert

During this holiday weekend as people are traveling, one of the nightmares has been the long lines at the nation’s airports. It’s forced people to get to the airport earlier than normal, stand in line and even in some cases, miss their flights. The long lines have made the evening newscasts across the nation. At […]

MIAMI, FL - JUNE 21:  A detail of the Larry O'Brien Championship trophy as the Miami Heat celebrate after they won 121-106 against the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game Five of the 2012 NBA Finals on June 21, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

The week ahead in sports television, 05/29-06/04/2016

This week is a busy one for sports television. There’s Game 7 in the NBA Western Conference Finals, then the NBA Finals, the NHL Stanley Cup Final, the start of Copa America, the final week of the French Open, baseball and plenty of motorsports to go around. Let’s take a look at what’s in store […]

CHARLOTTE, NC - MAY 24: A general view of the speedway during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on May 24, 2015 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Viewing Picks for May 29, 2016

All Times Eastern Australian Rules Football Collingwood Magpies vs. Western Bulldogs — Fox Soccer Plus, 1 a.m. College Baseball American Athletic Conference Tournament Championship, Brighthouse Field, Clearwater, FL UConn vs. Houston — ESPNews, noon Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament Championship, Durham Bulls Athletic Park, Durham, NC Clemson vs. Florida State — ESPN2, noon Big East Conference […]

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Viewing Picks for May 28, 2016

All Times Eastern Arena Football Philadelphia Soul at Cleveland Gladiators — CBS Sports Network, 7 p.m. Australian Rules Football Essendon Bombers vs. Richmond Tigers — FS1, 5 a.m. Boxing Premier Boxing Champions, Cowboys Dance Hall, San Antonio, TX Super Lightweights Miguel Vazquez vs. Erick Bone — FS1, 10 p.m. CBS Sports Spectacular Fight Night, Gila […]

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Viewing Picks for May 27, 2016

All Times Eastern Australian Rules Football Sydney Swans vs. North Melbourne Kangaroos — FS2, 5:30 a.m. Melbourne Demons vs. Port Adelaide Power — Fox Soccer Plus, midnight AFL Highlights — Fox Soccer Plus, 4 a.m. Boxing CBS Sports Spectacular Fight Night, Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino, Niagara Falls, NY Heavyweights Jarrell Miller vs. Nick Guivas […]

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Viewing Picks for May 26, 2016

All Times Eastern College Baseball Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament 3rd Round, Durham Bulls Athletic Park, Durham, NC Clemson vs. Virginia — ACC Regional/Fox Sports Net, 11 a.m. Georgia Tech vs. Florida State — ACC Regional/Fox Sports Net, 3 p.m. Miami vs. North Carolina State — ACC Regional/Fox Sports Net, 7 p.m. Big Ten Conference Tournament […]

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Jason Whitlock talks about the launch of “The Undefeated”

He was tapped by ESPN to create and lead “The Black Grantland” and after numerous starts and stops, Jason Whitlock was taken off the project which came to be known as “The Undefeated” and he eventually left the Worldwide Leader to join FS1. But even after the site has finally launched to great fanfare without […]

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Hines Ward to become sports contributor for CNN & HLN’s Morning Express

Former Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward who in his post-football career has been known for 30 second hits on Football Night in America and Sunday Night Football, may get the opportunity to speak more. According to The Wrap, he’s been signed to join HLN’s Morning Express With Robin Meade and as well as sister […]

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MAY 25:  Ryan Hunter-Reay, driver of the #28 Andretti Autosport DHL Honda, races ahead of Helio Castro-Neves, driver of the #3 Penzoil Ultra Platinum Penske, during the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race at Indianapolis Motorspeedway on May 25, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Indy 500 to actually air live in Indy for the first time since 1950

It’s hard to believe in this day and age, but at one time, the Indianapolis 500 used to air on ABC on tape delay across the country. The race would run in the daytime, but due to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway’s insistence on protecting the live gate, ABC had to adhere to the IMS’ demands. […]

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Viewing Picks for May 25, 2016

All Times Eastern College Baseball Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament 2nd Round, Durham Bulls Athletic Park, Durham, NC North Carolina State vs. Florida State — ACC Regional/Fox Sports Net, 11 a.m. Georgia Tech vs. Miami (FL) — ACC Regional/Fox Sports Net, 3 p.m. Wake Forest vs. Louisville — ACC Regional/Fox Sports Net, 7 p.m. Big Ten […]

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