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Wait, What? Calvin Pace Once Fell Through a Window??? (Jets-Falcons MNF Preview)

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Deadspin had an interesting article the other day on the history of injuries for players that were on the field as Jake Locker went down during the Jets-Titans Week 4 matchup.

Hidden neatly underneath the information was a nugget on Calvin Pace…

He once fell through a window??? Continue reading

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Butt Fumble Redux: Geno Smith Goes For The “Behind The Butt Fumble” in the Jets Loss To The Titans

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Sequels are rarely better than the original.  Geno Smith made sure the Jets had a chance to find that out today against the Tennessee Titans, when he tried to do Mark Sanchez one better on last year’s worst play, the Butt Fumble. Continue reading

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Yasiel Puig and the All-Star Game: Does He Deserve To Make It?

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A hot topic this week has been whether or not Yasiel Puig, the Los Angeles Dodgers phenom, deserves a spot in this month’s All-Star Game.

Many point to just a hot month and a lack of experience as reasons why he should not be allowed to join.

The fact is, Puig deserves to be there. Continue reading

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Knicks Streak Reaches 10 Games As Carmelo Anthony Scores 90 In Last Two Games

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The New York Knicks winning streak reached 10 games as the red-hot Carmelo Anthony scored 40 points – one game after scoring 50 – to defeat the Hawks in Atlanta, Wednesday, 95-82.

Those 10 games are the longest streak for the Knicks since 1993-94, when they ended up in the NBA Finals. Continue reading

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Jets CB Darrelle Revis Finally Fires Back at Seahawks’ Richard Sherman, Says He Runs His Mouth Like a Girl

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For the better part of the off-season, Seattle Seahawks defender, Richard Sherman, has been running his mouth on Twitter, talking himself up as the best cornerback in the NFL.

The target of his rants has been injured Jets CB, Darrelle Revis, as can be seen in this previous post.

Today, Darrelle Revis finally responded. Continue reading

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Dikembe Mutombo Blocks and Finger-Wags Everything For a Geico Commercial (Video)

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America will never let go of their love of Dikembe Mutombo and his penchant for blocks and finger wagging.

As the latest proof of this, Geico has released a new commercial featuring the former Denver Nuggets, Atlanta Hawks, New York Knicks, Philadelphia 76ers and Houston Rockets Center Dikembe Mutombo Mpolondo Mukamba Jean-Jacques Wamutombo and his trademark moves from his playing days as an 8-time NBA All-Star.

Check it out below: Continue reading

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Thinking He Is Better than Jets CB Darrelle Revis…and Other Clown Moments From Richard Sherman

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A day doesn’t go by without a story about the Jets.  For once, a particular story has not manifested itself from Florham Park, but rather Seattle, Washington.

Seahawks cornerback, Richard Sherman, decided Thursday night to tell the world how much he thinks of himself – by trying to prove he is better than Darrelle Revis: Continue reading

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Iman Shumpert’s High-Top Fade, Amare Stoudemire Buys Lunch, and the Final Knicks-Nets Preview

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We needed a picture of Shump’s fade around here, so Iman Shumpert leads the Knicks notes.

Shumpert returned last game, against the Pistons in London, with a nice 8 points, 2 rebounds, and a steal, going 2 for 3 from three-point territory.  Continue reading

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Freakout of the Day: Jim Harbaugh Doesn’t Like Replay! A Moment From the 49ers-Falcons NFC Title Game

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The San Francisco 49ers knocked off the Atlanta Falcons today in the NFC Championship, 28-24.  The game came down to a thrilling finish, as Matt Ryan and Roddy White could not connect in the endzone on 4th down, giving the game to the Niners.

But in a game full of great plays and memorable moments, there was one so beautiful, it must live forever in GIF form: Continue reading

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A Hall of Fame Entering The Steroid Era: Why Baseball Needs To Never Forget, But Also Include

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At 2 PM today, Baseball Writers will be setting a standard for who during the “Steroid Era” can be considered a Hall of Famer and who cannot.

What this standard is, exactly, nobody seems to know. Continue reading

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