Painful Sports Video: KTLA Sports Rebecca Hall Says Vin Scully “Should Get His Shit Together” on air

August 27, 2012

This weekend, KTLA sportscaster Rebecca Hall joked during an on-air tribute to veteran broadcaster Vin Scully that he “should get his shit together” — has been pulled down from the Interwebs because of a copyright claim by Tribune, which owns Channel 5.  But we still found a copy out there. Watch it while you can! UPDATE: We have been unable to find a rumored rebuttal video by Scully where he…

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Former Raiders Coach Arrested for Hitting Man in Face With Beer Bottle While “Crazy Drunk”

August 27, 2012

You know, there’s drunk, and then there’s “crazy drunk. It also leads to great mug shots, doesn’t it? Here’s more on the story from USA Today: Former Oakland Raiders and Cal Poly assistant coach Randy Hanson faces assault and battery charges for an Aug. 4 incident in which he allegedly smashed a beer bottle into the face of a man and then locked himself in a limo, the San Luis Obispo Tribune reports….

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Painful Sports Video: U.S. Olympic Runner Runs 5-Minute Mile … While Chugging Beers

From our friends at TMZ: U.S. Olympic track star Nick Symmonds just ran a mile in 5:15 … which isn’t very impressive … until you realize he chugged 4 BEERS along the way. Symmonds was gunning for the world record in something called the “Beer Mile” … which requires athletes to chug an entire “full-sized” brewski at the beginning of the race … and another full can of suds at every…

August 23, 2012
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Golf Champion Attacks Caddie at 19th Hole Over Girlfriend

Usually golfers are pretty calm and non-violent. But apparently not Rudolph Hermstadt, a Connecticut amateur golf champion. Seems that he and his caddie got into it after a round last week and the cause wasn’t poor club selection. It appears to be over a woman. More from WTNH: The Republican-American newspaper reports 37-year-old Rudolph Hermstadt, decease is scheduled to appear in Superior Court next week on charges of third-degree assault…

August 17, 2012
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8/6/12 Update – Montee Ball Update, Free Willy at Garage Sale, Britt Meets w. Goodell

Last week we reported that U of Wisconsin running back, and Heismann finalist, Montee Ball was assaulted by five men on a Madison street at 2 am. Sounded like random street violence at the time, but now comes word that a number of Badger football players were allegedly involved in the beating of a non-football player the weekend before. Was Ball involved? Was it really retaliation for that incident? Madison…

August 6, 2012
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8/4/12 – Meanwhile, over at the Fantasy Football Daily Feed

Dear BadJocks Readers: After playing fantasy football last season (and winning my league) I discovered there was a TON of information out there for players, but it wasn’t really organized anywhere. Everyone from ESPN to NFL.com to CBS Sports has their own leagues, experts and opinions, but what if you wanted to hear a little from everyone each day? Nobody seems to share or play nice in this arena. It’s…

August 4, 2012
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8/2/12 Report: Playing to Lose at the Olympics, Water Polo Nip Slip, Former Raven Arrested, more

More trouble at the Olympic Games in London: Badminton officials have thrown out eight players from four teams after it appears they intentionally lost their preliminary matches. Why? Apparently the Chinese #1 was so dominant, they wanted to lose to get a better draw in the tournament, not get eliminated early, and at least play for a silver or bronze medal. Link includes video clip that shows the pathetic attempt…

August 2, 2012
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