National Sports

Mayweather beats Maidana again

Posted On September 14, 2014

Las Vegas, NV (SportsNetwork.com) - Floyd Mayweather took a unanimous decision over Marcos Rene Maidana to retain his WBC Welterweight title and remain undefeated on Saturday night. Mayweather (47-0, 26 KOs) took two scores of 116-11, and the other at 115-112 to defeat Maidana (35-5, 31 KOs) for the second time in four months. In…

Redskins Owner Supports Goodell

Posted On September 13, 2014

(Undated) -- Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder is expressing support for NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. Snyder released a statement Saturday that reads, "Roger Goodell has always had the best interests of football at heart, both on and off the field. We are fortunate to have him as our Commissioner. The entire Washington Redskins organization strongly…

Rams Sign DE Quinn To Massive Extension

Posted On September 13, 2014

(Earth City, MO) -- The St. Louis Rams are locking up defensive end Robert Quinn to a big extension. The team has announced a new four-year contract extension through the 2019 season. The Rams did not disclose financial details, but ESPN reports the deal to be worth $66.575-million-dollars. A total of 41.2-million of that is…

Peterson Turns Self In, Posts Bail

Posted On September 13, 2014

(Houston, TX) -- A former NFL MVP could miss the rest of the season over child abuse charges. The Minnesota Vikings deactivated running back Adrian Peterson after a warrant for his arrest was issued yesterday. Peterson is accused of beating his son with a switch, leaving the boy with bruises and cuts on his back…

Mercury edge Sky to claim WNBA title

Posted On September 12, 2014

Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Phoenix center Brittney Griner watched from the sidelines as her teammate Diana Taurasi came through in the clutch. Taurasi converted a three-point play with 14.3 seconds left to help the Mercury complete a three-game sweep of the Chicago Sky with an 87-82 victory. Griner, the 2014 WNBA Defensive Player of the…