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Steelers’ LeGarrette Blount shows off new facemask

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Pittsburgh Steelers running back LeGarrette Blount took to Twitter Tuesday to show off his new facemask. A closer look at the new facemask!!! pic.twitter.com/3YPXf7iRm9 — LeGarrette Blount (@LG_Blount) June 10, 2014 Blount didn’t play with a custom mask last year in New England. Blount, a five-year pro, looks to compliment second-year back Le’Veon Bell this season and add a smash mouth ...

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NFL takes the ‘L’ out of Super Bowl

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The NFL announced Wednesday that Super Bowl 50, set for 2016 in the San Francisco 49ers’ new Levi’s Stadium, will not be represented by Roman numerals. This will be the first Super Bowl in over forty years to not use Roman numerals. “To further elevate and celebrate the historic 50th Super Bowl, the NFL will break for one year its unique ...

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Lance Stephenson blows in LeBron James’ ear

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Pacers forward Lance Stephenson will do anything to get Heat star LeBron James off his game, including blowing in his ear. “My plan was to get into their head, get under their skin and play physical basketball, and help my teammates win the game,” Stephenson said, via Bleacher Report. “Just playing physical basketball and do whatever it takes to get the ...

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Watch: 50 Cent throws wild first pitch

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Your browser does not support iframes. Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson threw out one of the worst first pitches of all time at Tuesday’s Pirates-Mets game. 50 Cent appeared to release the ball too soon, nearly taking out a cameraman.  But he may have been good luck for the Mets, who beat the Pirates 4-2. Your browser does not support iframes.

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Rory McIlroy calls off engagement with Caroline Wozniak

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Rory McIlroy has broken off his engagement to Danish tennis star Caroline Wozniak, only a few days after sending out wedding invitations. “There is no right way to end a relationship that has been so important to two people,” McIlroy said in a statement. “The problem is mine. The wedding invitations issued at the weekend made me realise that I wasn’t ...

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Report: Churchill Downs wants $15k back from Wes Welker

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Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker handed out $100 bills after a big win at the Kentucky Derby earlier this month.  But according to TMZ, Churchhill Downs overpaid Welker nearly $15,000. From TMZ: Here’s what we know … Wes personally placed a number of bets on the Derby on May 3rd — AND HIT BIG. Sources tell us Welker sent a ...

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Trail Blazers find snake in locker room

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The Portland Trail Blazers’ players needed to be rescued by the teams trainers before Game 2 of Thursday night’s 114-97 loss in Game 2 of the Western Conference semifinals against the San Antonio Spurs. Thomas Robinson spotted a snake in his locker when he placed his shoes in the cubby and leaped “about five feet high and 20 feet back.” “I just put my shoes ...

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Nick Young: Roy Hibbert, way to shut Gilbert Arenas up

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Former NBA stars Gilbert Arenas and Tracy McGrady took shots at Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert following his Game 1 performance – zero points, zero rebounds, one assist, two blocks, two turnovers and five fouls. Me and Roy Hibbert had the same amount of points and rebounds tonight. — Tracy McGrady (@Real_T_Mac) May 6, 2014 “Damn he can’t even score on ...

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Wes Welker hands out $100 bills after big win at Kentucky Derby

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Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker was feeling great after winning big at the 140th Kentucky Derby on Saturday. Welker felt so great about his big win that when he exited the Derby he decided to share a little of it with a group of people at the bottom of an escalator. @JaredStillman pic.twitter.com/yKQZRbStcO — Marc (@MarcBlandford) May 5, 2014 ...

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