National Sports

USOC Picks Boston For Olympic Bid

Posted On January 08, 2015

(Denver, CO) -- Boston, Massachusetts will represent the United States in its bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games. The U.S. Olympic Committee selected Boston over San Francisco, Los Angeles and Washington, DC during a meeting on Thursday in Denver. The International Olympic Committee will make a final decision on the location of the 2024…

Goodell Issues Statement On Mueller Report

Posted On January 08, 2015

(New York, NY) -- Commissioner Roger Goodell is reacting to the independent investigation of the NFL's handling of the Ray Rice domestic violence case. The investigation uncovered no evidence that the league saw the in-elevator casino video of Rice knocking out his then-fiancee with a punch to the face before it went public in September.…

NFL Upholds Lynch Media Fine

Posted On January 08, 2015

(Renton, WA) -- The NFL is upholding the 100-thousand-dollar media-related fine against Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch. His agent posted on Twitter that the fine will not deter Lynch from speaking the truth on the field, adding that he's an old-school, throwback warrior and the best in the league. Lynch appealed after he was…

Report: Rodgers Has Slight Tear In Calf

Posted On January 08, 2015

(Green Bay, WI) -- The calf injury to Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers may be worse than first thought. ESPN reports Rodgers actually has a slight tear in his calf, but is still expected to play on Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys. The injury had previously been labeled as a left calf strain. Rodgers…

Ducks and Bucks collide for national title

Posted On January 08, 2015

Arlington, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - The Oregon Ducks and Ohio State Buckeyes are the two teams left standing and will face off against one another in the first-ever College Football Playoff National Championship game at AT&T Stadium on Monday, Jan. 12. Mark Helfrich's Ducks earned their way into the playoff, by going 12-1 during the season,…