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  • The classless NFL clowns, and the ‘experts’ who enable them

    12/13/2014 9:13:37 PM PST · by TBP · 16 replies
    New York Post ^ | December 12, 2014 | Phil Mushnick
    To save time and syllables, we’re going journo-green today. Thus “common sense” will be replaced by “it,” as in “getting it.” And that’s the point: “it” doesn’t matter, not anymore. It doesn’t matter that the absurd, the grossly inaccurate and the just plain stupid easily can be eliminated. It is what it is. And that’s it. There will be no deviation from, let alone elimination of, the ridiculous, no matter how self-evident.
  • Former NFL quarterback Vince Young files for bankruptcy just seven years after signing $25million..

    01/23/2014 7:05:22 AM PST · by C19fan · 78 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | January 22, 2014 | Ryan Gorman and Staff
    Former NFL and star college quarterback Vince Young has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection only years after signing a massive contract. Mr Young’s reckless spending habits have him running for cover from debt collectors despite making millions during his pro career. The filing was made last week in Houston as two lawsuits seeking more than $2million from the ex-Tennessee Titan were ruled in favor of the plaintiffs.
  • Titans backup QB Chris Simms arrested in NYC

    07/01/2010 4:10:21 PM PDT · by Bad~Rodeo · 9 replies
    Yahoo ^ | July 1, 2010 | COLLEEN LONG
    NEW YORK – Police say Tennessee Titans backup quarterback Chris Simms told them he'd been smoking marijuana before he was stopped while driving Thursday — but he says he was just talking about cigarettes. Simms, a son of former New York Giants quarterback Phil Simms, called the case against him "very weak" as he left a Manhattan courthouse after his arraignment on charges of driving while impaired by drugs. "I think it speaks for itself," Simms, 29, said as he walked to a waiting car, with his pregnant wife on his arm. Released without bail, he's due back in court...
  • Obama scolds bank titans in NY push for finance bill

    04/23/2010 9:30:16 AM PDT · by Nachum · 8 replies · 291+ views
    ny post ^ | 4/23/10 | DAVID SEIFMAN
    Bringing his message right to their doorstep, President Obama yesterday told Wall Street bankers in no uncertain terms to support sweeping regulatory reform, saying the industry has nothing to fear "unless your business model depends on bilking people." More than three dozen of the city's leading industry executives gathered in an audience of 700 at Cooper Union and listened grimly as the president denounced their "battalions of lobbyists," suggested millions of Americans had been "duped" by deceptive mortgages, and ripped enormous bonuses as offensive to America's "traditional values."
  • John Nolte Review: Clash of the Titans

    04/02/2010 6:26:00 AM PDT · by C19fan · 1 replies · 300+ views
    Big Hollywood ^ | April 2, 2010 | John Nolte
    “Release the Kraken!” If those three words don’t stir up all kinds of nostalgia for the summer of ’82 when HBO aired the original “Clash of the Titans” 9 times a day (in ’83 it was “Beastmaster,” in ’84, “Eddie and the Cruisers”), you probably shouldn’t plunk down the price of admission. What we bring to the movies plays a big role in what we get from the movies (which is why critics are absolutely useless). And if cheese and nostalgia don’t play an important role in this particular film-going choice you might find yourself a little disappointed.
  • Looking for Way to Watch or Listen to San Diego / Titans NFL Game - the Rest of IT

    12/25/2009 6:30:33 PM PST · by Freedom'sWorthIt · 37 replies · 1,066+ views
    none ^ | 12/25/09 | self
    Very sorry for the vanity - quick question hopefully = know there is a lot going on tonight - am following the attempted terrorist attack on the NWest plane - but also - have been very frustrated trying to find the Titans/Chargers game anywhere - on /TV or online radio!!! Can anyone help?
  • HOMETOWN HERO DELIVERS HOUSTON HEARTBREAK: TEXANS FALL 20-17

    11/24/2009 5:40:00 AM PST · by Patriot1259 · 6 replies · 525+ views
    TheCypressTimes.com ^ | 11/24/2009 | John G. Winder
    The sound of the air being knocked out of the guts of over 71,000 people all at once is devastating. It’s the sound that ended the Monday Night Football battle between the Titans and Texans as Kris Brown missed his second field goal of the night.
  • TEXANS BETTER NOT OVERLOOK TITANS

    11/18/2009 9:48:33 AM PST · by Patriot1259 · 1 replies · 242+ views
    TheCypressTimes.com ^ | 11/18/2009 | WJ Richardson
    Young’s confidence is now at an all time high. Plus, he’ll be even more motivated by the fact that home in Houston was where he was hoping to stay after being bypassed by the Texans’ brass during the 2006 draft. Young then took out his revenge in tantalizing form, as he raced through the middle of the field to lead his Titans to an overtime victory during his Reliant Stadium debut .To further heighten the humiliation that game, there was a deafening roar of the crowd cascading though Reliant Stadium as though it were a Texans’ player who had scored...
  • Texans Earn Epic Victory In Nashville

    09/21/2009 4:14:36 AM PDT · by Patriot1259 · 3 replies · 379+ views
    TheCypressTimes.com ^ | 09/21/2009 | WJ Richardson
    oft and uninspired, were a couple of the terms used to describe the play of the Texans after the loss to the Jets last week during the season opener. Some fans were even calling for a coaching change after the debacle, hoping the Texans brass would keep the telephone numbers of Bill Cower and Tony Dungy on speed dial. Things can really change fast in one week. Despite being down by 14 points in the second quarter and unable to establish any sort of running game, the Houston Texans earned perhaps its most monumental win in team history with a...
  • Murdered Ex-NFL Star Steve McNair's Alcohol Level Was Twice Legal Limit

    07/20/2009 3:12:29 PM PDT · by Zakeet · 1 replies · 565+ views
    Fox News ^ | July 20, 2009
    Authorities say former NFL star Steve McNair had a blood-alcohol level twice Tennessee's legal limit for driving when his girlfriend shot him to death. Tennessee Assistant Medical Examiner Feng Li said Monday that a toxicology report showed a trace amount of marijuana in the body of Sahel Kazemi. Police say the 20-year-old Kazemi shot McNair July 4 in a Nashville condo before killing herself. Police say McNair was likely asleep when he was shot twice in the head and twice in the chest.
  • Police: Girlfriend Killed Steve McNair in Murder-Suicide

    07/08/2009 1:40:07 PM PDT · by Zakeet · 106 replies · 3,740+ views
    Fox News ^ | July 8, 2009
    Police confirmed Wednesday that ex-NFL star Steve McNair's 20-year-old girlfriend killed him before turning the gun on herself.They said they may never know what was going through Sahel Kazemi's mind when she shot McNair in his condominium early Saturday, but interviews with friends led detectives to conclude she was becoming increasingly distraught over events in her life, including financial problems. Police said she also suspected McNair was seeing another woman. Police earlier had labeled McNair's death a homicide, but awaited further tests and investigation before saying for sure what happened. At one point, Kazemi told an associate that her...
  • Channel 4 Gets Inside Look At McNair Apartment Pools Of Blood Still Visible Near Couch

    07/07/2009 9:51:20 PM PDT · by fallingwater · 1 replies · 674+ views
    wsmv.com ^ | July 7, 2009 | Sara Dorsey
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Channel 4 got an inside look Tuesday morning at the apartment where Steve McNair and his girlfriend were found dead Saturday. Reporter Sara Dorsey said the Lea Avenue apartment did not look like the scene of a violent struggle, apart from blood stains and some holes in the wall. With the help of computer-generated graphics, Channel 4 showed on Tuesday a first-hand glimpse at what the inside of the apartment looks like. Dorsey accessed the apartment through the same front door that police said Wayne Neely entered on Saturday afternoon and found McNair and Sahel Kazemi shot...
  • Former Titan's Quarterback Steve McNair Dead

    07/04/2009 1:48:06 PM PDT · by VideoDoctor · 43 replies · 7,173+ views
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Former Tennessee Titans quarterback Steve McNair is dead. News 2 has confirmed the former Titans star was found shot to death at an apartment complex in north Nashville. A second person was also found dead. That person's identity was not immediately known. No further details were released.
  • Former Titans QB Steve McNair murdered

    07/04/2009 2:12:22 PM PDT · by chilepup · 13 replies · 1,332+ views
    ESPN, WKRN Nahsville ^ | 7/4/2009 | Chilepup
    Former Titans and Ravens QB Steve "Air" McNair was found dead last night in downtown Nashville. He was shot in the head. A female was also shot and killed.
  • Steve McNair Found Dead

    07/04/2009 2:15:59 PM PDT · by lt.america · 107 replies · 7,319+ views
    ESPN ^ | July 4, 2009
    Former Tennessee Titans quarterback Steve McNair has been killed, a source has confirmed to ESPN.com. McNair, police said, suffered a fatal gunshot wound to the head in downtown Nashville. A female victim was also found dead, police spokesperson Don Aaron said. Aaron said the woman has not been identified, pending notification of next of kin. The incident happened near 2nd South & Lea Ave in Nashville. McNair played 13 seasons in the NFL, 11 were with the Titans. He played his final two years with the Baltimore Ravens, retiring after the 2007 season. McNair was picked third overall in the...
  • Twitter breaking news reporting Steve Mcnair has died [Gunshot-Link #8]

    07/04/2009 12:56:22 PM PDT · by Mmogamer · 179 replies · 16,160+ views
    BNO | 07/04/09 | BNO
    Thats all it says
  • Titans QB Steve McNair has died from an apparent murder-suicide

    07/04/2009 1:30:19 PM PDT · by Arec Barrwin · 19 replies · 5,110+ views
    BNO Breaking News/Twitter ^ | July 4, 2009 | BNO Breaking News
    BNO News is working to confirm Nashville media reports that Steve McNair died from an apparent murder-suicide. Details will follow.
  • If Cheerleaders Had Playoffs, Who would win this weekend's games? (OF COURSE there are pictures)

    01/09/2009 6:19:06 PM PST · by Stoat · 49 replies · 12,366+ views
    Fox News ^ | January 9, 2009
     GAME 1: Philadelphia Eagles vs. New York Giants. The Eagles cheerleaders are a plucky bunch with big plans. They have their own 2009 calendar, and each cheerleader has her own introductory video on their website. We like their multimedia approach.  GAME 1: Philadelphia Eagles vs. New York Giants. Eagles cheerleader Stephanie is a senior at the University of Delaware majoring in Nursing. This is her fourth year as an Eagles cheerleader. We like the stick-to-it-iveness that represents.       GAME 2: Arizona Cardinals vs. Carolina Panthers. Freshman Cardinals cheerleader Stephanie's favorite food is filet mignon, and she enjoys cooking,...
  • Tackle ejected for stomping on head

    10/01/2006 9:23:43 PM PDT · by txroadkill · 27 replies · 1,075+ views
    AP via Yahoo News ^ | 10/01/06 | Staff
    Tennessee defensive tackle Albert Haynesworth was ejected early in the third quarter Sunday after he kicked Dallas center Andre Gurode in the face. Now the tackle expects to be punished and knows he deserves it."What I did out there was disgusting," Haynesworth said. "It doesn't matter what the league does to me. The way I feel right now, you just can't describe it."Julius Jones had just scored on a 5-yard run, putting Dallas up 20-6 in what wound up as a 45-14 victory. Gurode's helmet came off, and Haynesworth, standing over him, used his right foot to kick Gurode in...
  • Pacman Jones' Criminal History

    08/27/2006 10:38:55 AM PDT · by mcg2000 · 12 replies · 16,020+ views
    Free Republic ^ | August 27, 2006 | Vanity
    Just a quick taste of this "quality" citizen of the NFL community ... 10/2003: Jones was sentenced to one year in jail following a bar fight while he was a student at West Virginia University, but the sentence was suspended and he was placed on two years probation. His probation was scheduled to end on Thursday. 4/27/05: Adam "Pacman" Jones was at Club Blaze in Conley, Ga., around 3 a.m. ET on April 27 when officers responded to a fight involving two women. Andrea Akins, a supervisor at the club, told police she was punched in the mouth by a...
  • Titans get surprise wakeup by 101st Airborne Division

    08/08/2006 7:32:04 AM PDT · by Warren_Piece · 54 replies · 3,059+ views
    Titans Online ^ | 8/7/2006 | By Gary Glenn
    Titans get surprise wakeup by 101st Airborne Division By Gary Glenn Titans Online Linebacker Keith Bulluck (53) and Titans players were surprised with an early morning workout Monday at nearby Ft. Campbell. CLARKSVILLE, TN, Aug. 7, 2006 -- As Titans players went to bed Sunday evening, they had no idea what was about to transpire only a few hours later. With only a single practice scheduled for Monday afternoon, they figured Monday morning would be a piece of cake. That turned out to be far from the truth. They were awakened at 4:30 a.m. by fists pounding on their doors from...
  • IN THE NFL TODAY: Preseason Week 1 scores & the NFL NewsWire

    08/14/2005 11:15:02 AM PDT · by cgk · 19 replies · 1,109+ views
    ESPN & Various ^ | 8-14-04 | misc
    National Football League News Wire The following stories are the most recent transmissions from ESPN.com wire sources Sunday, August 14, 2005Ex-NFL player Robbins arrested on marijuana charge - AP (1:47 PM ET)Panthers, at almost 100 percent, are excited after preseason win - AP (1:25 PM ET) Raiders assistant taken to hospital after fainting on sideline - AP (2:08 AM ET)UNDATED: yards receiving. - AP (1:39 AM ET) Saturday, August 13, 2005NFL Preseason Capsules - AP (11:38 PM ET) Schottenheimer sticking with errant kicker Kaeding - AP (10:15 PM ET)Panthers retire Mills' jersey at halftime - AP (9:50 PM ET)Without Owens,...
  • Titans 17, Colts 31 - worst officiating in history of NFL!

    09/19/2004 1:38:35 PM PDT · by Phsstpok · 33 replies · 582+ views
    NFL, CBS ^ | 9/22/04 | self
    The Titans dominated the first quarter, but the refs decided that little Peyton Manning was being treated unfairly, so they had to help him. The calls were the most grotesque jokes I've ever seen.
  • Titans-Dolphins game moved to Saturday (Ivan. Pats-Colts 2nite. R U Ready 4 Some Football?)

    09/09/2004 11:37:44 AM PDT · by Diddle E. Squat · 16 replies · 519+ views
    sfgate.com ^ | 9/9/04 | AP
    (09-09) 11:25 PDT MIAMI (AP) -- The Miami Dolphins' opening game against the Tennessee Titans will be played Saturday instead of Sunday because of approaching Hurricane Ivan. Ivan could reach southern Florida as soon as Sunday, forecasters said. The Dolphins and Titans had been scheduled to kick off at 1 p.m. EDT that day.
  • It's Official: Eddie George a Cowboy

    07/23/2004 10:28:10 AM PDT · by tdadams · 97 replies · 1,677+ views
    Silverstar Digest ^ | July 23, 2004 | Derrick Crosby
    It's official, former Tennessee Titan RB Eddie George is now a Dallas Cowboy. George, who has rushed for over 10,000 yards in his 8-year NFL career, comes to Dallas to provide depth at a position that sorely needs it. One team's loss is another team's gain. Eddie George, the second leading rusher in the National Football League since 1996, has signed what amounts to a one-year contract with the Dallas Cowboys just days after leaving the Tennessee Titans organization. The deal is reported to be worth $2.2 million. The deal is also structured so that he could earn an additional...
  • [Tennessee] Titans Release RB Eddie George

    07/21/2004 2:20:55 PM PDT · by tdadams · 33 replies · 835+ views
    Reuters ^ | July 21, 2004 | Reuters
    NASHVILLE, Tennessee (Sports Network) - The Tennessee Titans have released Eddie George just two days after the star running back rejected a contract proposal and requested a trade. George is Tennessee's all-time leading rusher with 10,009 yards. The 1995 Heisman Trophy winner was under contract through the 2006 season and was due to earn $4.25 million this season. The team asked George in February to rework his contract and paid him a $1 million roster bonus in March. George has said that Philadelphia, Tampa Bay and Dallas are potential options and that he looks to move forward in a...
  • McNair DUI Case In Court [Tennessee Titans QB]

    04/15/2004 11:49:02 AM PDT · by Gun142 · 3 replies · 274+ views
    NewsChannel5.com ^ | 4/15/2004 | n/a
    McNair DUI Case In CourtPosted: 4/15/2004 11:01:16 AM The DUI case against Tennessee Titans quarterback was back in back in a Nashville courtroom Thursday morning. McNair was not in court when his attorney told the judge that he and the prosecution had not reached a settlement in the case. Police arrested McNair last May in downtown Nashville. He was charged with DUI and possession of a handgun while intoxicated. Two Metro officers were disciplined for misconduct in connection with the arrest. One officer was suspended for taking home videotapes of DUI arrests, including McNair's. The other was punished for trying...
  • Losing a Lot Over a Little

    11/01/2003 9:53:08 AM PST · by Tumbleweed_Connection · 4 replies · 110+ views
    FOX ^ | 10/31/03 | Neil Cavuto
    <p>A mutual fund giant worth nearly a billion bucks is brought down on relatively miniscule trading profits of 600,000 bucks over several years.</p> <p>A decorating diva worth a billion on paper, is pummeled over a controversial stock trade that netted her barely $200,000.</p>
  • Tennessee Titans Entertain Soldiers' Kids

    04/17/2003 2:30:39 AM PDT · by chance33_98 · 3 replies · 125+ views
    Tennessee Titans Entertain Soldiers' Kids Reporter: Christi Lowe While soldiers with the 101st are overseas, they miss a lot at home, including their favorite sports. Wednesday, they missed a visit by the Tennessee Titans, but their families enjoyed it for them. It was a show tailored especially for the kids. Their parents might like the Titans players, but T-Rac was the ticket with the little ones. The fun was all part of the Tennessee Titans caravan - a 73-stop tour that allows the team to meet their fans. "We appreciate it when people recognize the kids who are going...
  • NFL Conference Championship Game' LIVE THREAD

    01/19/2003 9:50:43 AM PST · by Chi-townChief · 1,044 replies · 491+ views
    FOXSports.com ^ | Jan. 19, 2003 | FOXSports.com
    NFC Playoff Matchups CHAMPIONSHIP GAME (Jan. 19) Sunday, Jan. 19 — 3 p.m. ET: No. 2 Buccaneers at No. 1 Eagles, on FOX AFC Playoff Matchups CHAMPIONSHIP GAME (Jan. 19) Sunday, Jan. 19 — 6:30 p.m. ET: No. 2 Titans at No. 1 Raiders
  • PITTSBURGH-TENNESSEE PLAYOFF THREAD

    01/11/2003 1:48:23 PM PST · by martin_fierro · 15 replies · 235+ views
    1/11/03 | Marty Fierro
    Please post your comments HERE!
  • NFL Predictions - Playoff Thread

    01/11/2003 9:35:13 AM PST · by doosee · 937 replies · 719+ views
    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette ^ | 1-11-03 | Gerry Dulac
    <p>The Steelers have lost eight of their past 10 meetings with Tennessee and were physically manhandled -- Bill Cowher's words -- by the Titans during the regular season.</p> <p>And they are playing just six days after their emotional playoff victory against the Browns with a secondary that has injuries and other problems. No team had a better finish to the regular season than the Titans, who won 10 of their final 11 games after a 1-4 start. But the Steelers have never lost a playoff game to a division team (OK, the Titans qualify are a former division mate). After coming back from 11- and 17-point deficits in their past two games, they are not about to panic against the Titans. OK, the Steelers have yet to win a road playoff game under Cowher (0-2). But they seem to respond when nobody gives them a chance.</p>
  • NFL Football Discussion Thread ~ Final Week of Regular Season

    12/28/2002 10:07:35 AM PST · by CounterCounterCulture · 595 replies · 1,818+ views
    *** USELESS VANITY THREAD *** And thus begins the official end to the season of 20 NFL teams as the 12 survivors jockey for their post-season slots this weekend. AFC East Team W L T Miami 9 6 0 N.Y. Jets 8 7 0 New England 8 7 0 Buffalo 7 8 0 AFC North Team W L T y-Pittsburgh 9 5 1 Cleveland 8 7 0 Baltimore 7 8 0 Cincinnati 2 13 0 AFC South Team W L T y-Tennessee 10 5 0 Indianapolis 9 6 0 Jacksonville 6 9 0 Houston 4 11 0 AFC West Team...