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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Tony Romo joins Twitter, weighs in about Dez Bryant’s ‘non-catch’

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo recently joined Twitter, and it’s clear that he’s still upset about Dez Bryant’s “non-catch” in last season’s NFC Divisional playoff game at Lambeau Field. Looking back on it…it was a catch 🙂 — Tony Romo (@tonyromo)

Erin Andrews goes off on Twitter hecklers

Erin Andrews is one of the most prominent women in sports media today. She’s an inspiration to many up-and-coming reporters, but also receives undue criticism from hecklers who have nothing better to do with their time. But Andrews is a strong woman, and when she’s under attack, she fires back. So when a group of […]

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 […]

Gus Malzahn plays Galaga to relax (PHOTO)

Ever wondered what one of the best coaches in college football does to relax in his spare time? Kristi Malzahn, wife of Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn, tweeted a photo of her husband playing Galaga. What does this guy do on night off? Set high scores of course…..

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Chris Pratt and Chris Evans had a great Twitter “war”

It’s great when superheroes profess their love for their favorite sports teams. And with Super Bowl XLIX just around the corner, Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots fans are currently gearing up to watch their respective teams on the big stage. Among them are two superheroes. Chris Pratt—aka “Star-Lord”—is

Rob Gronkowski solved the ‘DeflateGate’ mystery

The New England Patriots are currently being investigated for possibly deflating footballs in Sunday’s AFC Championship game against the Indianapolis Colts. It clearly wasn’t the difference in the game. Bill Belichick coached circles around Chuck Pagano, and his players executed perfectly and played at a high level throughout the AFC matchup. New England dominated all […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

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 (@

Protesters gather outside the Moda Center (GALLERY)

Hundreds of protesters gathered outside the South Exit of the Moda Center during Thursday night’s Pacers-Trail Blazers game. The large group was protesting against a New York grand jury’s decision not to indict a white police officer in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man, Eric Garner, according to USA Today. The group marched […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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

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 […]