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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - NOVEMBER 29:  Mark Sanchez #6 of the New York Jets looks to throw a pass against the Carolina Panthers as Damien Woody #67 and Brandon Moore #65 defend on November 29, 2009 at Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Patriots troll Jets with ‘Throwback Thursday’ tweet

Everything had been quiet and peaceful as the Jets and Patriots get set to square off at Gillette Stadium in Sunday’s divisional showdown—until Thursday, that is. But it’s not the Jets that were running their mouths this time, it was the Patriots’ official Twitter account. In a move that head coach Bill Belichick may not […]

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - JUNE 17: Samuel L. Jackson  launches 'One For The Boys', a Male Cancer awareness campaign at The Palace in the Park on June 17, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by John Phillips/Getty Images for One for the Boys)

Samuel L. Jackson rips refs in Redskins-Falcons game on Twitter

No matter who you are, you don’t want to get on Samuel L. Jackson’s bad side. Even if you’re an NFL referee, feeling his wrath is not something you want to experience. The officiating crew in Sunday’s Redskins-Falcons game is now on Jackson’s bad side after botching what clearly looked to be a touchdown catch […]

DENVER, CO - AUGUST 24: Linebacker Von Miller #58 of the Denver Broncos looks on from the sideline during a game against the St. Louis Rams at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on August 24, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. Miller will miss the first six regular season games of the season after being suspended for violating the NFL's drug policy. The Broncos defeated the Rams 27-26. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Von Miller calls out Travis Kelce on Twitter

Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller is not one to back down from a challenge. In fact, he welcomes them. So when Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce attempted to block him on a running play during Thursday night’s Broncos-Chiefs game, Miller was up to the task. It started when Jamaal Charles rushed for a […]

SEATTLE, WA - JANUARY 19:  Quarterback Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers calls a play against the Seattle Seahawks during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Colin Kaepernick blasts Twitter troll

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is not one to sit idly by after getting heckled on social media. One particular Twitter troll found that out the hard way on Wednesday, when Kaepernick put him on blast. It started when the 49ers quarterback started discussing how intense his offseason workout regimen is. Even during a […]

GLENDALE, AZ - NOVEMBER 24:  Defensive end Darnell Dockett #90 of the Arizona Cardinals watches from the bench during the NFL game against the Indianapolis Colts at the University of Phoenix Stadium on November 24, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona. The Cardinals defeated the Colts 40-11.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Darnell Dockett takes over The Players’ Tribune’s Twitter account

The Players’ Tribune—a website where athletes publish content to connect with fans—asked Arizona Cardinals defensive tackle Darnell Dockett to take over its Twitter account to live-tweet Saturday’s Celebrity Flag Football Challenge. It didn’t go very well. The takeover seemed to get off to a solid start, but things went downhill quickly. Live from AZ: Pro […]

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Mia Khalifa attempts to persuade five-star recruit to pick FSU

Porn star Mia Khalifa tried to convince Ohio State QB Braxton Miller to transfer to Florida State University two weeks ago. She’s a diehard Seminoles fan, and was apparently attempting to be an ambassador of sorts. But it’s a long offseason, and Khalifa isn’t done trying to help upgrade the Seminoles’ roster just yet. In […]

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Kendrick Perkins sounds off after loss to Knicks

The Thunder lost to the Knicks on Wednesday night, 100-92, leaving many fans to wonder: “Did that actually just happen?” Because let’s face it, the Knicks are terrible. Unfortunately it did happen, and the team has now lost three of their last four games. Thunder center Kendrick Perkins isn’t happy about it. He shared his […]

GLENDALE, AZ - NOVEMBER 24:  Defensive end Darnell Dockett #90 of the Arizona Cardinals watches from the bench during the NFL game against the Indianapolis Colts at the University of Phoenix Stadium on November 24, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona. The Cardinals defeated the Colts 40-11.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Darnell Dockett sends fiery tweet regarding Todd Bowles’ departure

Arizona Cardinals defensive coordinator Todd Bowles has been long overdue to get his shot as a head coach in the National Football League. On Tuesday, he was granted that chance, when the New York Jets hired him to replace Rex Ryan. Several teammates spoke out about Bowles leaving. Defensive tackle Darnell Docket was the most […]

NBA: Finals-San Antonio Spurs at Miami Heat

Phil Jackson, Charles Barkley exchange words over Knicks criticism

Rather than providing analysis from TNT Studios, Charles Barkley called Thursday night’s Knicks-Bulls game from the United Center. And he criticized the New York team numerous times throughout the broadcast. That didn’t go over well with Knicks team president Phil Jackson, who took to Twitter to rip Barkley during the first half of the game. […]

NFL: Washington Redskins at Minnesota Vikings

Jay Gruden threatens to read players’ tweets during meetings

The (3-10) Washington Redskins are still licking their wounds from an embarrassing 24-0 loss at home to the St. Louis Rams in which they gained just 206 total yards. Washington has now lost its last five games, and there is a lot of buzz circulating about possible dissension between coaches and players. But head coach […]

NFL: Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Detroit Lions

Joseph Fauria posts curious tweet about his girlfriend and Russell Wilson

Did Erika Hammond—Detroit Lions tight end Joseph Fauria’s girlfriend—have some sort of relationship with Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson? It appears Fauria thinks so. He posted a tweet an hour ago which insinuates that’s what may have happened. The tweet has since been deleted. But a Twitter user (@

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Wisconsin and Minnesota mascots go at it on Twitter

It’s college football rivalry week, and Minnesota and Wisconsin are set to square off on Saturday with Paul Bunyan’s Axe on the line. The trash talking has already begun, and no one has been more vocal than the two teams’ mascots—Goldy Gopher and Bucky Badger. The two began exchanging jabs on Twitter on Monday morning, […]

NFL: Miami Dolphins at Chicago Bears

Brandon Marshall offers Twitter heckler $25K to fight him

The Chicago Bears’ 2014 campaign hasn’t turned out the way the team had hoped it would. The (3-6) squad isn’t playing anywhere near its potential—given the plethora of talent on the roster—and there’s been talk of dissension between players and coaches. Wide receiver Brandon Marshall has been quite outspoken about the current state of the team, as […]

NFL: International Series: Dallas Cowboys at Jacksonville Jaguars

Cole Beasley sends profane tweet to fan

Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Cole Beasley has quietly been one of Tony Romo’s most reliable targets as the quarterback’s safety valve, but he struggled immensely in Sunday’s game against the Jaguars in London. He caught only one 11-yard pass in the 31-17 victory, but fumbled at the end of the play (pictured above). It wasn’t […]

NFL: Buffalo Bills at Detroit Lions

Golden Tate gives fantastic response to Percy Harvin trade

The Seattle Seahawks let WR Golden Tate walk and test the free agent market without even thinking twice. There were rumors of dissension and locker room incidents between Tate and other members of the team, including WR Percy Harvin and QB Russell Wilson. Lance Zierlein of Sports Talk 790 touched on some of that on […]

NFL: Baltimore Ravens at Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Steve Smith quit Twitter, and the reason why may surprise you

Baltimore Ravens WR Steve Smith is never at a loss for words and has provided us with many entertaining sound bites during the course of his 14-year career in the NFL. After torching his former team for 139 yards and two touchdowns in a 38-10 victory a few weeks ago, he told the Panthers to […]

NHL: Los Angeles Kings at Edmonton Oilers

Kings, Oilers have funny exchange on Twitter

The Los Angeles Kings and Edmonton Oilers had a funny back-and-forth conversation on Twitter on Monday. It all started when the Oilers were practicing at the Kings’ facility and broke the boards with what appeared to be a shot that missed the net. They sent a snarky tweet about it to the Kings. Sorry

NFL: San Francisco 49ers at Arizona Cardinals

Jay Feely is waiting for the Detroit Lions to call him

If the Detroit Lions had a serviceable kicker, they likely would have beaten the Buffalo Bills. Instead, Alex Henery missed three field goals, and it cost the team. They would go on to lose, 17-14. But free agent kicker Jay Feely wants to help shore up the team’s kicking game. He threw his name in […]

MLB: Toronto Blue Jays at Boston Red Sox

Pedro Martinez sends epic tweet regarding Ned Yost’s decision making

The Kansas City Royals defeated the Oakland Athletics in 12 thrilling innings of baseball, 9-8. The team attained its first postseason win since 1985. Royals manager Ned Yost made a few curious decisions on the night. And after the game, rather than praising Yost, Martinez delivered the tweet of the night. It was in reference […]

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Donte Whitner Slams Buffalo Bills Players and Fans During Twitter Rant

Cleveland Browns safety Donte Whitner is at it again on the Twitterverse. On Thursday night, he found himself wrapped up in another social media beef—this time with Buffalo Bills’ former players and fans. And maybe he’s still a bit upset that the organization let him walk and did not push hard to re-sign him in […]

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Blackhawks Twitter Account Accidentally Tweets ‘F*** Your Mother’ to Mexican President

Social media managers need to always doublecheck their tweets before hitting the ‘submit’ button. And the Chicago Blackhawks learned that lesson the hard way tonight. During Game 7 of the Kings-Blackhawks series, with Chicago winning 4-3, they attempted to use the “#CHIvsLAK” hashtag in a tweet. Unfortunately, they fell victim to Twitter’s hashtag autofill feature, […]

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