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Honoring Brandi Chastain

Female soccer icon Brandi Chastain–best known for her game-winning penalty kick again China in the 1999 Women’s World Cup followed by the celebratory ripping off of her jersey– will be honored in a family-friendly Testimonial Soccer Match on Oct. 2, 2010 at 6 p.m. at the Buck Shaw Stadium in Santa Clara. Teams that come together in their jerseys may have the opportunity to come o...

Reggie Bush Forfeits Heisman

He’s giving it back – Reggie Bush says he is forfeiting his Heisman Trophy. The New Orleans Saints’ running back released a statement today saying he would give back the award that he won in 2005 while he was at Southern California. It’s the first time college football’s top award was returned by a recipient. “While this decision is heart-breaking, I find solace...

Ines Sainz Pictures

Ines Sainz is the Azteca reporter that is all over the news as of late after being harassed by members of the New York Jets at their practice facility earlier this week. Ines Sainz tweeted this picture, showing what she was wearing the day of the incident. Ines was at the Jets practice facility to do a story on Mark Sanchez when she was the subject of catcalls and stereotypically borish behavior. ...

Ode To The Football Widow

It’s puzzling to me to believe that there are some folks out there that aren’t ready or excited that the 2010 NFL season has officially begun. But regardless, I want to show my softer side and give an some acknowledgement to those that aren’t as jazzed about scoring touchdowns and rushing for 2000 + yards. I give you the Ode To The Football Widow. The Football WidowBryan Erwin | ...

Tiger Headed To Ryder Cup

Tiger Woods is going to the Ryder Cup as a captain’s pick with his 71 victories and 14 majors. So is 21-year-old Rickie Fowler, who has never won anything at all. Corey Pavin made an obvious choice and a surprising one Tuesday morning at the New York Stock Exchange when he added Woods and Fowler, along with former major champions Zach Johnson and Stewart Cink, to an American team that will try to ...

NCAA Wants Reggie’s Heisman Back

Reggie Bush, whose NCAA violations while a running back at the University of Southern California were at the root of heavy sanctions against his alma mater, will reportedly have his Heisman Trophy stripped by month’s end. The Heisman Trophy Trust is close to concluding its investigation that has led to the same conclusions as the inquiry by the NCAA,Yahoo! Sports reported on Monday. Bush, no...

UC Davis Goes Big Sky

Shouts out to the local boys going to the big time. The University of California Davis football team will compete in the Big Sky Conference starting in 2012, joining cross-region competitor Sacramento State University. Conference commissioner Doug Fullerton on Tuesday announced Aggies football would enter the conference, along with Great Western Conference rival Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. Most of U...

Floyd Mayweather On Manny Pacquiao

The interweb is all abuzz today regarding the crazed rant that Floyd Mayweather went on talking about Manny Pacquiao. There’s not even a fight between them on the calendar – since Mayweather won’t sign a contract. But yet he goes on this tirade talking much smack. Fans have been calling for Mayweather to fight Pacquiao, but negotiations have repeatedly broken down. The first time...

This past weekend there was a match against FC Rubin Kazan, the defending champion of the RPL and PFC Spartak Nalchik. In the video below you see where Milan Jovanovic, a defender from Nalchik, steals the ball away during a throw in and proceeds to kick  it from some 70 meters (around 230 feet) away toward the opposing goal and goalie Sergei Ryzhikov does the unthinkable. In the words of the High ...

IOC Press Release: Anton Geesink

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is greatly saddened to learn of the death of Anton Geesink, IOC Member from the Netherlands, at the age of 76. A great athlete and a 10th dan judoka, Mr Geesink was an Olympic gold medalist in Tokyo in 1964 and a World Judo Champion in 1961, 1964 and 1965. He also won 21 European Judo Championship titles, was Dutch judo champion several times and a three-t...

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