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Joe Flacco Wasn't The First To Consider Leaving The Sideline To Tackle An OpponentUpdated Feb 15 Share Tweet
After the Super Bowl, it was revealed that Joe Flacco had seriously considered running onto the field from the sideline to tackle Ted Ginn if Ginn had broken off a big kick return on the last play of the game. Flacco's idea was a ridiculous one, and wou…
Share TweetNow that the Green Bay Packers made official what was speculated on most of the day, the Raiders should contact Woodson’s agent and see if there’s any interest in Woodson rejoining the Raiders. Of course, it might be a futile exercise, given Woodson”Source: insidebayarea.com
Villalona reports to Giants as long journey endsUpdated Feb 15 Share TweetGiants manager Bruce Bochy envisions few issues or distractions with the arrival of former top first base prospect Angel Villalona, who 3.5 years ago was charged with murder in his native Dominican Republic.Source: ESPN.comShare TweetDUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) -- Melky Cabrera has joined his new Blue Jays teammates, saying he made a mistake with drugs last year and was looking forward to playing for Toronto this season.
New pact doesn't dampen Pagan's desire to winUpdated Feb 15 Share TweetAngel Pagan, the Giants' center fielder and leadoff hitter, reported to camp Friday and vowed to maintain the determined approach that benefited San Francisco during its World Series-winning 2012 season.Source: MLB.com
Offensive coordinator Olson speaks for first timeUpdated Feb 15 Share TweetHere is how Raiders first-year offensive coordinator Greg Olson feels about an array of topics as he embarks upon replacing Greg Knapp. His responses came in a question-and-answer session with a handful of Bay Area writers in Alameda: Q: Taking over for…Source: insidebayarea.comShare TweetOakland Athletics closer Grant Balfour had right knee surgery Thursday and is expected to miss four to six weeks.Source: ESPN.com
Adidas Unveils New Short-Sleeve Uniforms For McDonald’s All-AmericansUpdated Feb 15 Share TweetWell, that didn’t take long. When the Golden State Warriors executive team said they believed their new, adidas short-sleeved alternate uniform would catch on quickly, I guess they didn’t technically end the thought with “in the NBA.” Less than aSource: dimemag.comShare TweetMelky Cabrera is officially done talking about the past and is choosing to focus only on the future. Cabrera is fresh off a 50-game suspension he received last year while still a member of the Giants' organization. The suspension was imposed after he te…Source: MLB.comShare TweetAthleticism + 320 lbs athlete who runs and moves extremely well for his size + Built like a boulder, solid and possesses great natural strength both in the lower half and upper body + Extremely quick and agile for DT, can change direction, extremely lig…Source: raidersgab.comShare TweetAthleticism + 320 lbs athlete who runs and moves extremely well for his size + Built like a boulder, solid and possesses great natural strength both in the lower half and upper body + Extremely quick and agile for DT, can change direction, extremely lig…Source: 49ersgab.com
BBTN Special: Athletics CampFeb 15Karl Ravech, Tim Kurkjian and Curt Schilling report from Athletics spring training.
Plenty Of Options For MelvinFeb 15Oakland manager Bob Melvin talks about his young pitching staff, different lineup options, Grant Balfour's surgery, and the return of Brett Anderson. Melvin also handicaps the AL West.
Oakland's Young Staff Gaining ExperienceFeb 15Tommy Milone talks about how much experience Oakland's young staff gained down the stretch last season, and he looks forward to this season.
Steph Curry On 3-Point Contest, Warriors' SuccessFeb 15Stephen Curry joins "First Take" to talk about the 3-point contest, the Warriors' first-half success, and playing for Mark Jackson.
The Sports Guy dusts off a time-tested hypothesisFeb 15Rajon Rondo is testing the bedrock of the Sports Guy's theories; now it's time for an update of the original.