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profootballtalk.com Mar 26, 2013Before Ravens linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo appeared at a rally at the Supreme Court, he spoke to Erik Brady of USA Today regarding the question of whether a gay NFL player will come out of the closet. Ayanbadejo believes that it will happen in another …Share TweetNew York Knicks center Tyson Chandler will miss his seventh straight game, sitting out Tuesday against the Boston Celtics, due to a small bulging disk in his neck.Share Tweetyahoo.com Mar 26, 2013The New York Yankees continued their wacky preseason on Tuesday by signing 36-year-old Lyle Overbay just a few hours after he was released by the Boston Red Sox. This, in 2013, is what the Yankees have become? A team happy to loot from Boston's trash pi…Share TweetFirst baseman Lyle Overbay, released by the Red Sox, has been signed by the Yankees and has only a few days to make an impression.Share Tweetboston.com Mar 26, 2013After inking a new four-year pact for $17 million, Patriots right tackle Sebastian Vollmer expressed his thankfulness for the deal on Twitter Tuesday.Share TweetWith opening day less than a week away, it's time for baseball teams to sell some tickets. We already saw the Miami Marlins turning to Groupon. Now the Boston Red Sox, hoping to keep their streak of sell-outs in tact, are seeking help from something mor…Share Tweet
Updating AFC East needs: Bills, PatriotsESPN.com Mar 26, 2013NFL free agency has slowed down as AFC East teams filled several major weaknesses. Here is an updated look at team needs and where they currently stand: Buffalo Bills Key free agents: LB Manny Lawson Updated needs: QB, S, CB, WR, TE Analysis: Buffalo ch…Share Tweet
In tough AL East, it's a wide-open raceMLB.com Mar 26, 2013Once upon a time it was the Yankees and Red Sox slugging it out for supremacy while the Blue Jays, Rays and Orioles competed to see who might finish third. Now, on paper at least, every team has a chance to finish above .500.Share Tweet
Young stars and balanced teams move the game into a new eraCNNSI.com Mar 26, 2013The hints dropped all winter like snowflakes. The New York Yankees were outbid by the Pittsburgh Pirates for one of their own free agents, catcher Russell Martin. The Boston Red Sox, coming off a 93-loss grease fire of a season, repaired their outfield …Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Mar 26, 2013A look at how the Bills crunch numbers as part of their draft scouting. A well-connected political consulting firm will help the Dolphins rally support for a referendum on public money for Sun Life Stadium. Is North Carolina DT Sylvester Williams a good…Share Tweet
Scouting the draft: North Carolina DT Sylvester Williamsboston.com Mar 26, 2013A look at North Carolina defensive tackle Sylvester Williams in the upcoming NFL draft.Share TweetMLB.com Mar 26, 2013The Blue Jays are rightfully receiving a lot of ink after a busy offseason that drastically upgraded the team's pitching depth, but they face four strong contenders for the American League East crown in the Rays, Orioles, Red Sox and Yankees.Share Tweet
J.R. Smith, Carmelo Fuel KnicksMar 26J.R. Smith scored 32 points and Carmelo Anthony added 29 to hand the Celtics their fifth straight loss.
Is Amendola An Upgrade Over Welker?Mar 26Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss the claim of an NFC scout who said Danny Amendola will be an upgrade over Wes Welker for the Patriots.