You feel sorry for this little girl, but you probably also won’t be able to stop laughing.
Don’t you just hate it when that happens: – The Belgian Olympic Committee has sent track cyclist Gijs Van Hoecke home from the 2012 London Games after pictures appeared in British newspapers of him looking drunk and being carried into a taxi after a night out in the city. Seems to be a lot of that going on in London these days.
From the BleacherReport: Recapping the Best and Worst NFL Rookie Hazing so Far. Some great haircuts in there!
Meanwhile, over in Arkansas, former Razorback football coach (and part time motorcycle trick rider) Bobby Petrino opens up about affair that cost him his ‘dream job’.
“How could I put what we had in jeopardy?” Petrino said. “This is what I wake up early every morning thinking about, what I lay in bed thinking about. Why? “I just don’t understand how I could do it. You put energy into the people that love you, that count on you,” a teary-eyed Petrino added.
It’s that time of year again: High School Football Hazing Season! Leading off this year’s arrests are five lads from Liberty High School (CA) who have been suspended from the team for the season and could face criminal charges after a hazing incident at a football camp. About all the cops will say about what happened is that Icy Hot was used “in a manner that was not appropriate.”
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A federal court has said competitive cheerleading is NOT a sport, at least when it comes to Title IX compliance. This comes after Quinnipiac University tried to cut its women’s volleyball team in favor of the competitive cheer squad. Next they’re going to try to tell us the USC Pole Dancing Team isn’t part of a real sport either!
Hazing Incident at Penn State Leads to Criminal Charges – The incident wasn’t part of a sports program, but one of the accused, Hanif Johnson, was a member of the PSU track team.
On Tuesday, suspended U of Montana quarterback Jordan Johnson pleaded not guilty to raping a woman earlier this year after she invited him to her room to watch a movie. A university investigation this year found nine allegations of sexual assault that had gone unreported over the past 18 months.
Painful Sports Pictures – German weightlifter drops 432 pounds onto his NECK as he strains to defend Olympic title. Looks like the guy is okay, but the pictures look pretty scary.
Just when you thought the Summer 2012 Olympics couldn’t get any dumber . . . we present to you American judo fighter Nick “Dude!” Delpopolo who was expelled from the Olympic Games yesterday after testing positive for marijuana. His defense? In a statement, Delpopolo claims his “. . . positive test was caused by my inadvertent consumption of food that I did not realize had been baked with marijuana, before I left for the Olympic Games.” And maybe just a hint of a bong water chaser, maybe?
Jets running back Joe McKnight and rookie defensive back D’Anton Lynn got into a fight during yesterday’s practice that escalated into a brawl involving 20 players, including quarterback Tim Tebow, that spilled over advertising signs near where fans were watching. It was the biggest fight of a feisty practice that featured a few smaller fights and lots of hard hits. It is clear the Jets are anxious to play an opponent other than themselves. They open the preseason Friday in Cincinnati.
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 cops are still investigating, but so far–according to TMZ–they seem to be having trouble keeping their story straight.
Meanwhile, in Boulder, Colorado, James Kozlowski, 45, a teacher at Boulder High and also the golf coach is accused of twice exposing himself to women at a community garage sale. We can see your junk slipping out accidentally once–especially at such an exciting event–but twice? According to police Kozlowski was wearing shorts, but not underwear at the time.
Tennessee Titan Kenny Britt will meet today with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to see just how long he might be suspended for a recent DUI arrest. If he gets suspended, Britt could join the BadJocks Fantasy Football team this season.
And this story out of California: Youth Soccer Referee Accused Of Sex With Minor – Apparently being a referee is the new way to meet underage girls for sex.