We’ll file this one under the, I wish it was harder to make a social media page category. Ryen Russillo, who’s show I listen to daily talks about how bad he feels for the women in the sports reporting when it comes to some of the stuff they have to deal with on social media. Jimmy Kimmel’s “mean tweets” bit got taken to a whole new level with Sports Reporters; Sarah Spain and Julie DiCaro had some mean tweets read to them.
One of the UFC‘s biggest shows ever is about to go down, and the MMA promotions biggest star has been pulled from the main event. Conor McGregor, who is coming off his first UFC loss to Nate Diaz at UFC 195 back in March. The rematch was supposed to happen in July, but Dana White just announced that McGregor has been pulled from the event.
We’ve already seen one all time great, Peyton Manning, call it quits this year and while he was wasn’t at the top of his game this past NFL season he was able to go out on top. It still hasn’t really sunk in that tomorrow is the last time that Kobe Bryant will play a professional basketball in his career.Compton native Kendrick Lamar paid tribute to the Black Mamba, with “Fade to Black”
It’s been a little less than two months since Ronda Rousey was knocked out, for the first time, in front of the whole world at UFC 193, when she fought Holly Holm, well her first official public appearance since the loss is taking place in just a few weeks, and again, Rousey will be making history when she hosts Saturday Night Live (SNL).
College marching bands do some pretty cool things, kind of like this video game tribute by the Ohio State band. Well, the band at Kansas State University did something that might have been funny in practice, but during a game got their band director suspended.
I am not sure how, (or why) it started, but this new trend of people leaving pets and kids in the car is starting to get out of hand. It seems like every week there is a story of kids or pets dying because they were left in hot cars. Well Arizona Cardinals Cornerback Tyrann Mathieu teamed up with PETA to make a PSA video to show just how dangerous the consequences can be, although that should already be obvious.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers made Jameis Winston the #1 overall pick in this years NFL Draft earlier tonight, and Winston’s past has been well documented over the years. Between his BB gun incident, yelling an obscenity in the FSU cafeteria and of course the crab legs incident. With that being said it only made sense for him to have crab legs as his first dinner after becoming a multi-millionaire.
You would think in this world of 24/7 news and cameras all over the place that celebrities would be smarter about the things that they do (and say)….. ESPECIALLY, when you know that you’re being recorded. Well this is exactly what ESPN’s Britt McHenry did in a video that hit the internet today.
Before the WWE Smackdown taping in Knoxville, TN WWE Superstar Dean Ambrose stopped by HOT 104.5 and I was able to chop it up with him. During the interview we talked about what it was like to debut at the top of the WWE and stay there, how much of the Dean Ambrose we see on TV is the real Dean Ambrose, what he does in his off time and why this song is significant: