HS Football Star Expelled for #Twitter Posts, Could Lose Scholarship Offers – Yuri Wright

Tweets from Yuri Wright's Twitter account
January 23, 2012

Like many young people, Yuri Wright has a Twitter account where he shares his thoughts each day in 140 characters or less. He even has it set to private. But it’s not private, really, when your friends (1600 followers at one point) share those tweets with the rest of the world. Especially the allegedly sexually graphic  and racist ones. (NSFW examples below) Now, Yuri, a top high school cornerback prospect…


Wayne Gretzky’s Daughter Paulina Shuts Down Hot #Twitter Account

hot pic of Paulina Gretzky, daughter of Wayne Gretzky
December 3, 2011

From the guys at SportsGrid (includes an interesting, if Not Marginally Safe For Work picture gallery): Over the weekend, the 22-year-old daughter of Wayne Gretzky stopped using her ultra-popular Twitter account, possibly at the behest of her famous, hockey-playing father. Paulina Gretzky deleted her account after telling fans she was, “Having a nice sit down dinner with my dad about social media..haha,” which has led many to speculate that The Great…


Auburn Football Player Tweets “Who Is Good at Writing Papers? I Pay” – Jordan Spriggs

February 17, 2011

Anyone else think that Auburn will be in the middle of an NCAA investigation next season instead of defending its national championship? Our buddy Brooks over at SportsByBrooks.com has the latest scandal to rock the Tigers. This time, we have a football player openly soliciting for someone to write a paper for him. Doesn’t the athletic department handle those kinds of things for jocks these days? What kind of second…