So here’s the thing about Mark May: The guy’s a halfway decent college football analyst over at ESPN, but after so many years of working alongside Lou Holtz (the only guy who has won a national championship while also being compared to Daffy Duck) he has obviously developed a bias against Notre Dame’s football program. … Read moreESPN’s Mark May takes a shot at Manti Te’o’s ugly NFL combine performance
College rivalries, it’s what we live for here at Gamedayr, and luckily for us sophomore Oklahoma guard James Fraschilla and former Texas star Kevin Durant couldn’t resist the Red River Rivalry. Durant was extremely pumped for Wednesday night’s 92-86 overtime win, because quite frankly, how couldn’t you be if you were a Horns fan. Texas … Read moreKevin Durant serves up Horns’ Twitter beef to Oklahoma player James Fraschilla
While Johnny Football was busy wowing the nation in his first season at Texas A&M, Aggies running back Christine Michael was busy being forgotten amid all the hoopla. Michael rushed for a mere 417 yards as a senior, however, the 5-foot-11, 220-pounder showed off his elite athletic ability recently at the NFL Combine. Michael raised … Read moreTexas A&M’s Christine Michael slept through team meetings at NFL Combine
Gamedayr Nation, this is the definition of being a poor sport, and quite simply a terrible human being. The Kansas Jayhawks and Iowa State Cyclones engaged in a conference bout on Monday night. There were some very questionable calls late in the game that forced overtime where the Jayhawks took control and knocked off the Cyclones. One … Read moreIowa State fans attack Kansas’ Elijah Johnson on Twitter, embarrass Cyclone Nation [NSFW]
The Kansas Jayhawks’ Monday night, overtime thriller of a victory at Iowa State was marred by some simply terrible officiating. It was plain to see in real time (by everyone but the refs themselves, of course) and upon further review, the Big 12 as a conference agreed. Thus, on Tuesday, conference officials released what … Read moreBig 12 officials admit referee mistakes in Kansas-Iowa State basketball game
Shine Bright Like A Diamond Arkansas’ Knile Davis was the running back who turned in the best Combine performance over the weekend. He was truly a workout warrior. The 5-foot-10, 227-pounder blazed a jaw-dropping 4.37 time in the 40-yard dash and then led all running backs with 31 reps on the bench press. Davis did a … Read moreWhich running backs balled out and who busted at the 2013 NFL Combine?
Danica Patrick stole the headlines with her unbelievable performance in the Daytona 500 time trials, finishing in first place and thus sitting in the pole position for NASCAR’s season-opening race on Sunday. While she was not able to hang on to the top spot, she still earned a massive payday with her eighth-place finish. [Related: Mark … Read more2013 Daytona 500 Purse: Breaking down the prize money for 43 finishers
With another top-notch recruiting haul, followed shortly by the hiring of longtime NFL offensive coordinator Cam Cameron, coach Les Miles and his LSU Tigers have enjoyed a rather eventful offseason. Spring practice is on the horizon, and considering the huge hole left in LSU’s roster by early entrees into the NFL draft, there are sure … Read moreFive LSU Tigers newcomers most likely to see the football field in 2013
was his responses to his questions about his time in the NBA. Stan Van Gundy, while a great head coach himself, did not have the very best time in his final season in Orlando dealing with the pouty Dwight Howard. What did Pitino think of his two stints in the NBA, one in New York … Read moreRick Pitino admits that he regrets leaving Kentucky for Celtics on hopes of drafting Tim Duncan
ESPN SportsNation hosts Colin Cowherd (left) and Michelle Beadle during the Madden 13 cover unveiling on the set of SportsNation at Times Square. (Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports) Colin Cowherd, television host of ESPN’s SportsNation and radio host of The Herd, blamed the poor attendance at Indiana Pacers basketball games on a racist culture in the … Read moreDid ESPN’s Colin Cowherd really just call Indiana Pacers fans racist?