Raiders’ Marshawn Lynch Stepping into Big Shoes?

The NFL regular season hasn’t even started yet but Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch may already be stirring the pot. The recently un-retired Lynch returned to the NFL from a one-year hiatus after...

Kaepernick’s Girlfriend May Have Ruined His Chances in Baltimore

Colin Kaepernick may have blown his chance of getting signed by the Baltimore Ravens, and he may have his girlfriend to thank for it.  The 29-year-old free agent quarterback hasn't spoken to the public in...

Lynch Sits During Anthem in Raiders Loss in Arizona

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — In his first game in an Oakland Raider uniform, Marshawn Lynch didn't play a down. Yet he provided the most vivid image of the night, sitting for the national anthem before...

Baseball’s Archaic Rules May Have Cost the Nationals a World Series

There was no reason for the Washington Nationals to play Saturday’s game against the San Francisco Giants.  Zero. The Nationals have a 14.5 game lead in the National League East.  The Giants are in last...

Is a Six-Game Suspension Fair for Ezekiel Elliott?

A six-game suspension for Dallas Cowboys star running back Ezekiel Elliott after a year-long investigation was a headliner for NFL news this week. A domestic violence report on Elliott that surfaced last season was carefully studied before the...

Warriors Star Kevin Durant Apologizes for India Comments

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Basketball star Kevin Durant has issued an apology for calling India "20 years behind" and several other comments about the Asian country. The Golden State Warriors forward tweeted on Friday that...

Dallas Star RB Ezekiel Elliott Suspended 6 Games in Domestic Case

DALLAS (AP) — The NFL suspended star Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott for six games Friday, concluding after a yearlong investigation that the league's leading rusher injured his former girlfriend in three separate...

Kaepernick Needs to Speak For Himself, Too Many Other People Talking for Him

It's time we hear Colin Kaepernick speak up for himself.  What does Kaepernick want? Does he even still want to play football? And if he does, does he have terms and conditions before signing with...

Prince George’s County is a NFL Hotbed

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant hoisted the Larry O' Brien NBA Championship trophy with NBA Finals MVP honors earlier this year. The Seat Pleasant native was one of many players from the area...

Spike Lee Promotes NYC Rally for Colin Kaepernick

NEW YORK (AP) — Spike Lee is promoting a planned rally for free agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Lee tweeted an advertisement for the rally scheduled for Aug. 23 outside the NFL's headquarters in New York...

Don Baylor, One Time Oriole, Former MVP and Manager of Year, Dead at 68

Wherever he went, Don Baylor left his mark on baseball. He was an MVP and Manager of the Year, respected as a powerful slugger, punishing runner and commanding presence in any clubhouse. And during nearly...

Ray Lewis is not the Exclusive Voice of the Black People of Baltimore

Stop Treating Him Like He is… It’s time we put an end to the notion that Ray Lewis is the spokesperson for the Black people of Baltimore. Ray has done a ton of good in the...