Archive for January, 2012

Herdman Canadian soccer women thrown curveball

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

John Herdman has six months to ready Canadas womens soccer team for the London Olympics, and the head coach had banked on the U.S. pro league to be a big part of preparations. Now, Mondays news that Womens Professional Soccer wont play this year has thrown Herdman a curveball and left Canadas top players scrambling for places to play.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/soccer/story/2012/01/31/sp-wps-canada.html?cmp=rss

The Top 10 Super Bowl Quarterbacks (Yahoo! Contributor Network)

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012
With Tom Brady making his fifth Super Bowl appearance for the New England Patriots, there is a lot of talk about him being one of the best quarterbacks in Super Bowl history. Here is a look at the ten best quarterbacks in Super Bowl history, based on their performance in the big...

Eagles’ Reid tried to bring back fired Rams coach Spagnuolo (Yahoo! Sports)

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012
Former St. Louis Rams coach Steve Spagnuolo became a pretty popular man after the team fired him a few weeks ago. News came out Tuesday that Philadelphia Eagles coach Andy Reid had reached out to Spagnuolo to have him join the Eagles in an unspecified role as an assistant coach --...

A different view of Belichick (ProFootballWeekly.com)

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012
The first time I met Bill Belichick was New Year's Eve day 2002, in a cemetery in Saddlebrook, N.J.

Fans react to Sidney Crosby’s announcement

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

Sidney Crosby confirmed at a news conference on Tuesday that an MRI and CAT scan indicated no evidence of a fracture in his neck, and instead confirmed the diagnosis that he is dealing with a soft-tissue injury. Fans took to Twitter to air their opinion on the Penguins' captain's big news.

Kraft and Mara enjoy the fruits of their NFL labor (AP)

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012
No one would have guessed while the NFL labor war raged last spring that the three of them would be so happy to see each other again. "We met at a time when football looked like it might not continue," NFL players union chief DeMaurice Smith said, his arm draped over the shoulders of Patriots owner Robert Kraft.

Watch Blake Griffin s powerful dunk

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

The Los Angeles Clippers third consecutive win and 12th overall this season was overshadowed Monday night by forward Blake Griffins jaw-dropping, one-handed jam over Oklahoma Citys Kendrick Perkins.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/basketball/nba/video/#id=2191712025?cmp=rss

Herdman, Canadian soccer women thrown curveball

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

John Herdman has six months to ready Canada's women's soccer team for the London Olympics, and the head coach had banked on the U.S. pro league to be a big part of preparations. Now, Monday's news that Women's Professional Soccer won't play this year has thrown Herdman a curveball and left Canada's top players scrambling for places to play.

It’s Time to Dump Sir Purr: A Fan’s Call to Action! (Yahoo! Contributor Network)

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012
The Carolina Panthers have made some subtle changes to the team's logo to reflect a more athletic, powerful, modern vibe. This is a small change in re-branding the Panthers, and as a Carolina fan I like the new look. But if the team wants to get bold in making the brand look more appealing, subtle changes to the logo are not enough. Yes, Panthers fans, it's time to go nuclear:

Many turning points for Giants, Patriots (The Canadian Press)

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012
INDIANAPOLIS - The Jets, of all teams, could forever hold a special place in the hearts of the New York Giants and New England Patriots.