#Cowboys #RoyWilliams Sues to Get Engagement Ring Back After He Mailed it to Girlfriend, She Declined

What do you do when you us the US Postal Service to ask someone to marry you and she says “No?” If you’re Roy “Mr. Romance” Williams of the Dallas Cowboys, you sue her ass to get the $76, 000 ring back (yes, he mailed it to her along with a taped proposal). But wait, it gets better: Williams first tried to file a claim with his insurance company, State…

July 6, 2011
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#NCAA Ready to Put Up or Shut Up: Will They Get Tougher on Rule Breakers or Change the Rules

The “assistant principal” charged with enforcing an encyclopedia of rules (some out-dated) for college sports is putting together a committee (naturally) looking for ways to keep from embarrassing themselves again this football season.  (Think Cam Newton and Ohio State.) But do they need to enforce the rules they have better, or is it time to make it easier for schools to follow? Or maybe we should just pay everyone to…

July 6, 2011
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#Illinois Lineman #ChrisJones Arrested for Assault That May Be Related to Victim’s #Sexual Orientation

Cops are still sorting this one out, thumb but Jones claims he was only retaliating for an altercation earlier in the week. He stands 6’5″ and weighs 310 lbs. The two guys he “brawled” with? Both about 5’9″ and one about 140 lbs and the other 160 lbs. Sounds like these two bullies ganged up on little Chris. The victims say that Jones was in a car that drove past…

July 6, 2011
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Cash-Strapped #Russian Women’s #Soccer Team to Play in #Bikinis

Russian soccer team plays in bikinis
July 5, 2011

Move over Lingerie Football League: The Russians now have women in bikinis playing soccer. According to one of the ladies, “We are the best woman’s team in Russia and have won many championships, even representing our country in the Uefa Champions League. But few people have ever heard of us and we don’t get many people coming to games so we’ve decided to give our profile a boost by appearing…

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#Alabama to #NCAA: We Broke Secondary Rules 44 Times – Sorry!

The #Tide administration is saying their athletic programs (including Nick Saban’s football team) violated what are known as “secondary” (minor) violations more than 40 times from July 1, 2009 through July 1, buy 2011. Among the list of sins are “impermissible transportation, entertainment, meals and lodging during two trips” and a player receiving “impermissible benefits” from an agent and “preferential treatment based on (his) status as a student-athlete.

July 5, 2011
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#Alabama #Cheerleading Coach Arrested on Theft Charges – Roll #Tide!

Former University of Alabama cheerleading coach Debbie Greenwell, 55, had filed a lawsuit against the school for allegedly firing her without just cause. Now the UA has fired back by having Greenwell arrested and charged with first-degree theft of property and using her position for personal gain. Something to do with how she handled the money for some kind of cheerleading camp. We’re hearing there’s more to this story ….

July 4, 2011
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