Derek Jeter and 50 Cent are feuding over an underwear endorsement

I didn’t realize underwear endorsements could cause people anger, and yet here we are. Frigo, a Swedish company that sells underwear for up to $100 a pair (!!), is suing Derek Jeter for backing out of a deal to back something that covered his back(side). Complex has the details: According to TMZ Sports, a Swedish […]

LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 13:  Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers reacts as he runs off the court after missing his three point attempt to tie the score as time ran out in the game against the Miami Heat at Staples Center on January 13, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. The Heat won 78-75.   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 Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Kobe Bryant has a film crew following him around this season

Bleacher Report has a long article about Kobe Bryant and his love affair with New York (even though he’s never played there) in light of a recent Lakers visit to Madison Square Garden. Bryant is a legend in the NBA, love him or hate him. And while this season is his 20th in the NBA, […]

ORCHARD PARK, NY - OCTOBER 18:   Andy Dalton #14 of the Cincinnati Bengals warms up before the game against the Buffalo Bills at Ralph Wilson Stadium on October 18, 2015 in Orchard Park, New York.  (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

The NFL on CBS is seeing its highest ratings in 29 years

Despite the inevitable weekly Controversy of the Moment in the NFL, fans are still there to watch the actual games. Through seven weeks of the 2015 season, the NFL on CBS is boasting record ratings. Through seven weeks of the 2015 NFL regular-season, THE NFL ON CBS is averaging 19.0 million viewers (Persons 2+), +9% from last year’s 17.5 […]


NBC Sports hosting $10,000 film contest for any and all comers

The cross-section between sports and filmmaking has seen a huge rise over the last few years with seemingly everyone getting involved.  But NBC is about ready to take it to a level we haven’t seen before. NBC Sports is announcing that it is launching a sports film contest open to all levels called CPTR’D (Captured). […]

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Richard Sherman has blocked Adam Schefter on Twitter

During an media roundtable, ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter revealed that Seattle Seahawks CB Richard Sherman has blocked him on Twitter. The revelation came when he answered the following question: What current NFL player immediately comes to mind regarding someone who would be very successful as a sports media member and why? Schefty’s response? […]

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Bizarre Viagra commercial is not a touchdown

Ed Note: The following appears via our sister site Awful Ads. While Viagra commercials are usually annoying and/or uncomfortable, it’s just a reality we have to deal with because they are not going away EVER, probably. Well, this football themed one goes into bizarro territory. I mean, what is even happening here? There are usually […]

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Big Ten Network ads feature coaches in a new light

The Big Ten Network decided to have some fun with the league’s coaches this year, featuring all of them in humorous 15-second ads, exclusively revealed by SB Nation: “The coaches, all day, they’re basically talking about Xs and Os,” Michael Peeples, director of creative services and marketing at the Big Ten Network, said.”So we really […]

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WAGS are everything you do not want to be

The new E! original series WAGS (Wives and Girlfriend of Sports Stars) must have been born from the mind of someone who wanted to out-trash the Kardashians. When I watched the premiere, I went in with the thought that I would keep track of who was who and who was dating/engaged/married to whom and their […]


Mets pitcher wants to be in next Amy Schumer movie

With the move Trainwreck being such a success, Amy Schumer probably won’t have any problem getting takers for her next project. Whatever that project is, we know one person who is excited to sign on the dotted line: Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard. The rookie reached out to Schumer, who is a Mets fan, with his […]


Brady Hoke to host a college sports show on SiriusXM

If you were losing sleep over where ousted Michigan football coach Brady Hoke was landing, the wait is over. Hoke will be hosting a bi-weekly radio show on SiriusXM, SiriusXM College Sports Today. Hoke will host alongside Mark Packer starting on August 18th. The show will air from 4-7pm ET. Via a press release, Hoke expressed his […]


ESPYs producers explain Caitlyn Jenner decision

When ESPN announced that it was awarding the Arthur Ashe Courage Award to Caitlyn Jenner at this year’s ESPY’s, it stirred up quite the controversy. While many agreed Jenner was deserving of the award, there was a whole other camp who believed there were more deserving candidates and that ESPN was just doing this as a ratings […]


Sports Illustrated has a new content partner: WebMD

If you enjoy sports and also mis-self-diagnosing yourself on the internet, then we have good news for you! Sports Illustrated is partnering with WebMD to produce an editorial series called “The Comeback.” Advertising Age has the specifics: Sports Illustrated and WebMD — the place you invariably land when you Google health symptoms — are teaming […]