Jordy Nelson Extension: How New Deal Affects Packers and Nelson

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One of Aaron Rodgers' favorite targets will be back on the field with the Green Bay Packers for the next four seasons. Wide receiver Jordy Nelson is coming off his best year ever in the NFL, registering 85 receptions for 1,314 yards and eight touchdowns in 2013. It was also the first year Nelson started all 16 games of the season for the team he's been with since his rookie … [Read more...]

Jake Peavy Trade: How Move to Giants Affects Ex-Red Sox Pitcher

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The Boston Red Sox are looking to the future as the trade deadline looms, and their firm last place position in the AL East is in stark contrast to where this team was at this time last season. The starting pitcher that helped them go the extra mile in last year's playoffs became the first casualty of the Sox slide. Jake Peavy, acquired late last year, is going back to play … [Read more...]

Like the NFL, Should the DEA Investigate All Pro Sports in the USA?


The Drug Enforcement Agency is reportedly investigating the National Football League thanks to revelations exposed as part of a major civil lawsuit filed by more than 700 former players against the league. The litigation alleges that the named players routinely received prescription medications without ever having to see a doctor. Further, the suit claims many players were … [Read more...]

UFC Working Hard to Sign Suitable Ronda Rousey Challengers

Ronda Rousey July 2014

First, it was ex-boxing champ Holly Holm who signed a new contract with the UFC. The 32-year-old Holm has a 33-2-3 record as a boxer and is 7-0 as an MMA fighter. She signed with the UFC just last week. The move happened just as the organization began to realize there were no viable challengers on the horizon for bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey to face in her next … [Read more...]