Serena Williams Wants To Know Why She's Drug-Tested More Than Other Athletes

Serena Williams is curious why she’s tested for doping far more often than other top tennis players.  The star athlete took questions from media during a press conference on Sunday to discuss her upcoming match against the Netherlands’ Arantxa Rus at the Wimbledon tournament in London. One reporter asked her to comment on a recent Deadspin article […]


Diddy Wants To Buy The Panthers, Then Hire Colin Kaepernick As Quarterback

Hip-hop mogul and entrepreneur Sean “Diddy” Combs says he’s going to try to buy the Carolina Panthers and possibly hire Colin Kaepernick, the out-of-work quarterback who popularized the “take a knee” protests for racial justice.  The NFL team is being put up for sale amid allegations of workplace misconduct against owner Jerry Richardson. The claims include sexually […]


Tommy Tuberville sounds like he wants the Auburn athletic director job

Auburn athletic director Jay Jacobs is resigning by June 2018, he announced last week. Jacobs says he’ll leave his job earlier if his replacement’s ready to go. One guy who’s interested: Tommy Tuberville, the 63-year-old former Auburn football coach who worked with Jacobs in the 2000s. Tuberville was leading Auburn to a 13-0 record in […]


Roger Goodell Says NFL Wants Everyone To Stand For Anthem, But Won't Force Issue

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell continues to walk a fine line on players kneeling during the national anthem, saying on Wednesday that he and team owners believe “everyone should stand” for it, but that the league is not adopting an ironclad rule on the issue. “We want to make sure we are understanding what the players […]


Aaron Rodgers wants Packers fans to join team in linking arms during national anthem

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers wants fans in the stands at Lambeau Field to join players and coaches in linking arms during the national anthem before the team’s game against the Chicago Bears on Thursday, reports ESPN’s Rob Demovsky. “This is about equality,” Rodgers said Tuesday. “This is about unity and love and growing […]

After Charlottesville riots, UVA coach Bronco Mendenhall wants team to ‘bring the community together’

In the wake of riots in Charlottesville that left one woman dead and many others injured during the protest and counter protest of the removal of a Confederate statue, Virginia coach Bronco Mendenhall has spoken for the first time. Mendenhall spoke after practice Tuesday about the state of his team during all the turmoil going […]

Kyrie Irving reportedly wants to go to the Knicks ‘very badly,’ but that probably won’t happen

Kyrie Irving has requested a trade from the Cavaliers, and according to ESPN’s Pablo Torre, the All-Star guard wants to go to the New York Knicks. Torre appeared on Thursday’s episode of ESPN’s First Take and said he answered a phone call from a source who told him Cleveland’s star point guard “very badly” wants […]


Auburn’s athletic director wants the Tigers in the SEC East. Here’s how that could work

Could Auburn end up switching divisions from the SEC West to the East? Auburn’s athletic director is going potentially try and make that happen. The SEC’s spring meetings are taking place this week in Destin, Fla., and Auburn’s athletic director Jay Jacobs is planning on bringing up the idea of the Tigers’ moving to the […]


MLB Wants Girls To Know They Can Play Baseball Too

Ja’nae Wray dug into the left-handed batter’s box on a field at Major League Baseball’s youth academy in Compton, California, Friday afternoon, her bat raised just above her shoulder as she waited for her pitch. A belt-high fastball came toward her, and she unleashed, hammering a three-run home run over the center field fence. Not […]


Laurie Hernandez Wants To Be The Latina Role Model She Never Had

Laurie Hernandez knows that her accomplishments could inspire young Latinas hoping for Olympic greatness.  The 16-year-old gymnast, gold medalist, best-selling author and “Dancing With The Stars” winner is one the many subjects of MTV and the Association of National Advertisers’ #SeeHer campaign. In her video for the campaign, Hernandez noted she didn’t have U.S. Latina […]