Marshawn Lynch proves, we DON’T NEED athlete interviews


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The top Super Bowl Media Day storyline involved a guy who didn’t say anything. Then when Marshawn Lynch was forced to finally talk, he reminded us all that the world is a much better place when doesn’t engage utilize his “public speaking skills.”

Let’s remember that Marshawn Lynch is well paid to run past and through very large, very fast men. He is in show-business, but he is not a talk show guest; or a comedian.

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VIDEO: Keith Olbermann DOESN’T CARE about the Super Bowl (I don’t either)


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Thank you Keith Olbermann for being brave enough to say what I’ve been thinking and feeling for the past 17 days.

Keith Olbermann doesn’t care about the Super Bowl. Neither do I. Sure, I may go next year, or in future years, to cover the parties and red carpet events. But I don’t care about the actual game anymore. Neither does Olbermann.

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Chelsea transfer rumors: Cuadrado, Pogba, Valencia, Costa


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Here are the latest Chelsea transfer rumors circulating in the Twitterverse, blogosphere, cyberspace and media world. Not all of these will actually happen, but they are all interesting to read nonetheless. It’s always fun to speculate who might be coming to/leaving from Stamford Bridge.

The London side is up against it if they want to get more deals done. The transfer window closes on Monday, so the clock is ticking.

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Jose Mourinho, Diego Costa FIGHTING FA charges


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Diego Costa, and his manager Jose Mourinho, are not taking the charges from the Football Association lying down. The Chelsea boss and his star striker are hitting right back at the FA over the three game ban (including this weekend’s HUGE tilt with second place Manchester City) that they imposed upon Costa.

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Tottenham transfer rumors: Lennon, Mirallas, Kaboul, Capoue


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Here are the latest Tottenham transfer rumors circulating in the Twitterverse, blogosphere, cyberspace and media world. Not all of these will actually happen, but they are all interesting to read nonetheless. It’s always fun to speculate who might be coming to/leaving from White Hart Lane.

The North London side is up against it now. The transfer window closes Monday, so the clock is ticking for Mauricio Pochettino to reshape his side.

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Marcus Mariota isn’t “pro ready” enough to be #1 overall


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Can former Oregon Ducks quarterback Marcus Mariota pull a Cam Netwon?

Win the Heisman and then become the #1 overall NFL draft pick?

Mariota certainly has all the measurables, numbers, tools and statistics to accomplish this exceedingly rare feat. The 6’4″ 212 pound signal caller from Honolulu, Hawaii has INSANELY good stats, but he’s not as pro ready.

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Man United transfer rumors: Pogba, Clyne, El Fitouri, Anderson


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Here are the latest Manchester United transfer rumors circulating in the Twitterverse, blogosphere, cyberspace and media world. Not all of these will actually happen, but they are all interesting to read nonetheless. It’s always fun to speculate who might be coming to/leaving from Old Trafford.

Especially with the window set to close on Monday. We start with the latest in the Paul Pogba saga. Will our old friend be returning to Old Trafford?

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Liverpool news and notes: Ings, Sturridge, Balotelli


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Here are the latest Liverpool news stories circulating in the Twitterverse, blogosphere, cyberspace and media world. We also have a couple of the few Liverpool transfer rumors to touch upon. We begin with the latest story on the health of Daniel Sturridge.

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Former Bengals QB Jeff Blake: “everyone intentionally deflates footballs”


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Want more evidence that “deflategate” is the biggest non-story ever? How it’s all a media-driven “scandal” that no one, and I mean no one, should ever care about? How all of this nonsense this week was nothing but over-blown media hype?

We now turn to former Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Jeff Blake.

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NBC’s Super Bowl XLIX goal: 125 million viewers


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Stay with me, this is the ONE TIME that talking about nielsen numbers is actually interesting to somebody who doesn’t work in television.

The ratings for Super Bowl XLIX might become actual legitimate news.

As I’ve said numerous times before, TV ratings are the fantasy football leagues of the media world. To you, your numbers are THE MOST important thing in the entire world. To the rest of the outside world….It’s like Jay Cutler, it’s DOOOOON’T CAAAAAREEE.

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Eight Michigan State football players who will get drafted


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NFL Draft guru Mel Kiper Jr did an ESPN conference call with the nation’s media and the one college program that kept coming up was…Miami? Notre Dame? USC?

Nope.

Someone from the SEC?

No, it was a Big Ten program.

Ohio State? Michigan?

Neither, it was Michigan State football actually. Yes, the Spartans are loaded with prospects; for both the 2015 NFL Draft and 2016 NFL Draft.

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Man United news: Falcao, Bale, Chicharito, Rojo


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Here are the latest Manchester United news stories circulating in the Twitterverse, blogosphere, cyberspace and media world. We begin with a really interesting revelation being made official by David Moyes. It pertains to a very high profile player that’s been heavily linked to United these past few months.

Gareth Bale of course.

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