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Sports writer Bill Simmons. (Photo by Amy Sussman/Getty Images the New Yorker)

ESPN Suspends Bill Simmons Three Weeks for Calling Roger Goodell ‘A Liar’

ESPN has suspended Bill Simmons three weeks for calling NFL commissioner Roger Goodell “a liar.”

09/24/2014

Former Ravens running back Ray Rice is seen hitting his then-fiancee in an Atlantic City elevator in February. (Screen grab from TMZ Sports)

Report: Ravens Execs Knew About Elevator Punch in February

Baltimore Ravens executives including owner Steve Bisciotti, president Dick Cass and general manager Ozzie Newsome, knew about former running back Ray Rice punching his fiancée inside an Atlantic City casino elevator shortly after it happened in February, according to an ESPN “Outside the Lines” report release Friday.

09/19/2014

File photo of a Washington Redskins helmet. (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

ESPN: Poll Reveals One Redskins Player Thinks Team Should Change Name

An ESPN poll of current Redskins players revealed one unnamed player feels the team name should be changed.

09/03/2014

NFL player Michael Sam accepts the Arthur Ashe Courage Award onstage during the 2014 ESPYS at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on July 16, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

5 Best Speeches in ESPYS History

Although the ESPYS has its fair share of critics, the sports awards show has provided some memorable speeches over its 20-plus years.

07/17/2014

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Gut Or Guts? 8 Best Naked Prince Fielder Twitter Memes

Here are the 8 best naked Prince Fielder memes I found on Twitter.

07/09/2014

Michael Sam became the first openly gay man drafted by an NFL team. (credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Michael Sam Kissing Boyfriend Not Too Risque For TV

When Michael Sam celebrated being drafted by kissing his boyfriend, it made real and physical that an openly gay athlete had taken an unprecedented step toward an NFL career.

05/12/2014

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell stands at the podium at the 2013 NFL Draft. (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

NFL Network, ESPN Pledge Not to Spoil Draft on Twitter

The NFL Network and ESPN have bother pledged not to spoil draft picks on Twitter prior to selections being announced.

05/05/2014

Britt McHenry in studio with the Junkies. (Credit: WatchTheJunkies.com)

Photos: ESPN’s Britt McHenry Joins the Junkies in Studio

PHOTOS: ESPN broadcaster Britt McHenry, formerly of D.C. affiliate WJLA, paid a visit to the Junkies in studio on Friday, April 4, 2014.

04/04/2014

Nate Silver, renowned for perfect and near-perfect statistical predictions, says that the GOP has a roughly 60 percent chance of winning the necessary six seats to take back control of the Senate from Democrats, and adds that Republicans have a shot at a “big win” that could see them acquiring up to 11 seats.   (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Nate Silver: GOP Favored To Retake Senate Control From Democrats In 2014

Nate Silver, renowned for perfect and near-perfect statistical predictions, says that the GOP has a roughly 60 percent chance of winning the necessary six seats to take back control of the Senate from Democrats, and adds that Republicans have a shot at a “big win” that could see them acquiring up to 11 seats.

03/24/2014

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Bid Farewell to ESPN-bound D.C. Broadcaster Britt McHenry

Say farewell to Britt McHenry, Washington, D.C., as she becomes the latest area sportscaster to be swept up by a national network (ESPN). Read about her journey from local community reporter all the way to the big time.

03/06/2014

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