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Bucs Fight Back But Fall To Falcons, 34-29

Bucs Fight Back But Fall To Falcons, 34-29

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers scored a touchdown on their first drive on Sunday at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, but missed the ensuing extra point, which would prove costly. The Atlanta Falcons scored touchdowns on their first three drives, however, and the Buccaneers never fully recovered despite an impressive second-half effort, falling 34-29. The Buccaneers fell to 2-3…

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George Taliaferro, First Black Player Drafted By NFL, Dies At 91

George Taliaferro, First Black Player Drafted By NFL, Dies At 91

George Taliaferro, the first Black player ever taken in the NFL Draft as well as a college football Hall of Famer, passed away on Monday at the age of 91. The George Taliaferro Sport Association tweeted the news of his death on Monday. Born in Tennessee but growing up in Gary, Ind., Taliaferro became a…

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Richard Jefferson Retires After 17 NBA Seasons

Richard Jefferson Retires After 17 NBA Seasons

Paying tribute to his late father, veteran small forward Richard Jefferson announced his retirement after 17 NBA seasons via Instagram on Saturday.  Richard “Big Rich” Jefferson, 65, was killed last month in a drive-by shooting in Compton, Calif.  The 13th pick in the 2001 draft out of Arizona, Jefferson starred early for the then-New Jersey…

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New York Knicks Waive Veteran Big Man Joakim Noah

New York Knicks Waive Veteran Big Man Joakim Noah

Joakim Noah’s disappointing Knicks career is over after just two seasons. Unable to find a trade, the Knicks waived the 33-year-old center Saturday with two years and $37.8 million remaining on his contract. The Chicago Bulls selected him with the ninth overall pick in the 2007 draft….

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Drew Brees Sets NFL Passing Yards Record On Long Touchdown

Drew Brees Sets NFL Passing Yards Record On Long Touchdown

Drew Brees set an NFL record on Monday night, and he did so in awesome fashion. Brees tossed a 62-yard touchdown pass to Tre’Quan Smith to put his New Orleans Saints up 26-6 against the Washington Redskins in the second quarter. The touchdown pass gave Brees 71,968 career passing yards, surpassing Peyton Manning’s mark of…

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Falcons Vs. Bucs Odds: Atlanta’s The Favorite At Home In Week 6

Falcons Vs. Bucs Odds: Atlanta’s The Favorite At Home In Week 6

Atlanta’s on quite a run, and not the good kind. It says a lot about the perception of both the Atlanta Falcons and the  Tampa Bay Buccaneers that they’re still favored to win this week, by however small a margin. The Falcons are a field goal favorite against Tampa Bay, a 2-2 team with one…

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Disney Sues Late Stuart Scott’s Estate Over Ex’s Claim for $162,000

Disney Sues Late Stuart Scott’s Estate Over Ex’s Claim for $162,000

Walt Disney Company is suing the estate of the late and beloved ESPN sports broadcaster Stuart Scott. WDC is claiming that Scott’s ex-wife gripe over $162,000 that he left when he died of cancer, is misguided, she should be taking action against his estate and not them. Kimberley Scott, the ex-wife, recently filed a lawsuit…

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Shaquille O'Neal's Son To Miss Season At UCLA With Heart Ailment

Shaquille O’Neal’s Son To Miss Season At UCLA With Heart Ailment

UCLA freshman Shareef O’Neal will sit out the entire upcoming basketball season because of a heart condition. The younger O’Neal didn’t specify the condition, saying only that “I know it’s something serious and it’s risky.” O’Neal said he will attend classes and take a medical redshirt. He’s expected to be sidelined for three to four…

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Undefeated South Florida Defeats UMass Football Team, 58-42, At McGuirk Stadium

Undefeated South Florida Defeats UMass Football Team, 58-42, At McGuirk Stadium

The University of South Florida football team scored 28 third-quarter points and UMass couldn’t crawl back en route to a 58-42 loss on Saturday at McGuirk Stadium. The Minutemen (2-5) played without head coach Mark Whipple who was suspended one game after saying an opposing player “raped us” in last week’s matchup against Ohio. Defensive…

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