White substance found on Florida Gators football field

White substance found on Florida Gators football field

  The Florida Gators football practices were suspended after a team member reported finding an unknown white powdery substance on the field. Local police, federal investigators, and HAZMAT responded to the scene. After an analysis of the white powder, HAZMAT officials determined that the white substance unknown to the players was actually the goal line; […]

2014 Carolina Panthers preview

2014 Carolina Panthers preview

  The Carolina Panthers had one of their best seasons in half a decade finishing with a record of 12-4 and making it to the divisional round of the playoffs. This is a team that takes pride in having one of the best defenses in the league and also Cam Newton. Those two things are […]

2014 New Orleans Saints preview

2014 New Orleans Saints preview

  The New Orleans Saints finished the 2013 year with an impressive 11-5, making it to the NFC Divisional Round eventually losing to the Seattle Seahawks. It was yet again another impressive year for the Saints behind the reigns of quarterback Drew Brees. The Saints’ passing game was on point yet another year as they […]

2014 Tampa Bay Buccaneers preview

2014 Tampa Bay Buccaneers preview

  The Tampa Bay Buccaneers finished the 2013 season with a 4-12 record. The Buccaneers were awarded the number seven overall pick in the draft which they used on receiver Mike Evans. The Buccaneers were plagued in 2013 by horrible offensive play. Tampa Bay ranked last in the league in passing yards per game despite […]

2014 Atlanta Falcons preview

2014 Atlanta Falcons preview

  It was a disappointing year for an Atlanta Falcons team that entered the 2013 season with high hopes, after finishing just one drive short of a super bowl appearance the previous year. Atlanta finished the 2013 campaign with a 4-12 record, awarding them with the number 6 overall pick in the draft. The Falcons […]

2014 Tennessee Titans preview

2014 Tennessee Titans preview

The Tennessee Titans finished the 2013 season with a 7-9 record. The Titans used the 11th overall pick in the draft on offensive tackle Taylor Lewan. Tennessee is looking to improve their offense this year and building up a solid offensive line is always a good place to start. The Titans ranked 14th in the […]

2014 Indianapolis Colts preview

2014 Indianapolis Colts preview

  The Indianapolis Colts had yet another great year behind quarterback Andrew Luck as he led them to an 11-5 record and also to the divisional round of the playoffs. The Colts did not have a first round pick in the draft this year as they traded it to the Cleveland Browns for running back […]

Florida State number one in preseason polls

Florida State number one in preseason polls

  The preseason polls were released Sunday and Jameis Winston and the defending national champion Florida State rein No.1. This is no surprise as it is very common to have the defending national champions ranked No.1. Florida State will start off the season No.1 for the sixth time and the first time since 1999 when […]

2014 Jacksonville Jaguars preview

2014 Jacksonville Jaguars preview

  The Jacksonville Jaguars finished out the 2013 season at 4-12, awarding them with the number three overall pick which they used on quarterback Blake Bortles. The Jaguars spent their next two picks on targets for Bortles as they drafted wide receivers Marqise Lee and Allen Robinson. The Jaguars did not have much to brag […]

2014 New England Patriots preview

2014 New England Patriots preview

The New England Patriots finished their 2013 season at 12-4 and just one game short of yet another Super Bowl appearance. The question always surrounding the Patriots is how many more years can Tom Brady contend for a Super Bowl title. Patriot fans have nothing to worry about though, as Brady continues to prove age […]

2014 Miami Dolphins preview

2014 Miami Dolphins preview

The Miami Dolphins finished the 2013 season at an even 8-8. Outside of Mike Pouncey, the Dolphins struggle in the offensive line department which is why they used the 19th overall selection in the draft on Ja’Wuan James. Quarterback Ryan Tannehill put up some impressive stats but still finished the year with a quarterback rating […]

North Marion alumni gives back to community

North Marion alumni gives back to community

  Ocala, Florida — Local North Marion alumni, Cortez Allen is teaming up with Green Pastures Worship Center to give back to his home roots of Ocala. The Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback is funding the fourth annual Back 2 School Bash Saturday, August 9, 2014, at Green Pastures Worship Center on Old Blitchton Road. Allen is […]

New York Jets preview

New York Jets preview

The New York Jets finished their 2013 campaign at par with a record of 8-8. The Jets used their 18th overall selection in the draft on free safety Calvin Pryor to hopefully help rejuvenate a secondary that ranked 22nd in passing yards allowed per game. The Jets drafted three wide receivers in the draft and […]

Durant withdraws from Team USA

Durant withdraws from Team USA

2014 NBA MVP Kevin Durant announced today that he will be withdrawing from Team USA and will not play in the 2014 FIBA World Cup. Durant cited that he withdrew because of “physical and mental fatigue” from the NBA season. Durant won the 2010 FIBA MVP award as he led Team USA to its first […]

McCutchen to remain on active roster

McCutchen to remain on active roster

  A day after the Pittsburgh Pirates announced that all-star outfielder Andrew McCutchen would be placed on the disabled list; the Pirates announced that McCutchen will be staying on the active roster. McCutchen has been diagnosed with fractured rib cartilage and is expected to miss three weeks to a month. During the eighth inning of […]

Ekblad sustains concussion

Ekblad sustains concussion

The top pick in this year’s NHL draft, Aaron Ekblad, suffered a concussion Monday night during Canada’s world junior summer development camp. Ekblad is expected to make a full recovery and be ready in time for the Florida Panthers’ open training camp in September but will miss the remainder of Canada’s camp. At only 18-years-old, […]

2014 Buffalo Bills review

2014 Buffalo Bills review

After a disappointing 6-10 season for the Buffalo Bills, they were rewarded with the number four overall pick in the 2014 draft which they used on a prized receiver in Sammy Watkins. Drafting Sammy Watkins will greatly help the void left by Stevie Johnson, who signed with the San Francisco 49ers during offseason. The Bills […]

Owner of Biogenesis of America turns himself in

Owner of Biogenesis of America turns himself in

Weston, Florida – Anthony Bosch and several of his associates were charged by the DEA for the distribution of anabolic steroids Tuesday morning. Bosch and his associates were part of a two year investigation called Operation Strikeout. This came a year to the day that Major League Baseball suspended more than a dozen players for […]