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Warren Sapp blasts Myles Garrett, says he shouldnt be the No. 1 pick

Warren Sapp knows what it takes to dominate at the line of scrimmage, and the Hall of Fame defensive lineman says he doesnt see those traits in former Texas A&M star Myles Garrett.<p>Sapp said hes broken down some of Garretts game tape and cant understand why the 21-year-old is poised to be the No. 1 …

Rockets GM tweets photo of Steven Adams putting Harden in headlock

Daryl Morey is likely hoping to see a change in the officiating of Houston's first-round series against the Oklahoma City Thunder.<p>The Rockets general …

Bosa reports to Chargers workouts after 2-week absence

Joey Bosa is back - not that he really ever left.<p>The Los Angeles Chargers defensive end reported to his team's facility for voluntary workouts after …

Dane Brugler on Reuben Foster: 'It shouldn't surprise anybody if he's available in the early second'

The draft stock for Alabama linebacker Reuben Foster has fallen a lot since the end of his college career. At one point, he was a popular choice as …

NFL

Jason Verrett's 5th-Year Contract Option Exercised by Chargers

Los Angeles Chargers cornerback Jason Verrett has earned at least a fifth year with the team.<p>The Chargers officially picked up the option on May 1, per Ian Rapoport of NFL Network. General manager Tom Telesco noted the organization planned to pick up the player's option on April 24, per Eric …

Caleb Brantley Won't Formally Be Charged with Simple Battery Before NFL Draft

The legal fate of Florida Gators defensive tackle Caleb Brantley will not be decided before Thursday's NFL draft.<p>On Monday, Mark Schlabach of ESPN.com reported a Florida state attorney said there will be no decision whether there is enough evidence to formally charge Brantley with misdemeanor …

The rush to proclaim Aaron Hernandez ‘gay’ or ‘bisexual’ is troubling

Some in the media share little evidence and use unhealthy reporting.When we first got wind Friday about a story regarding convicted former New …

Bills likely to look for secondary impact players on Day 2 of the draft

Here we look at Utah S Marcus Williams and Miami CB Corn Elder as potential Day 2 prospects who could make an impact in Buffalo’s secondary from day …

Wonderlic Scores For NFL Draft’s Quarterbacks Leaked

Wonderlic scores for the top quarterbacks in this year’s NFL Draft have leaked.<p>Last week, we got a glimpse at the Wonderlic scores for a number of …

Alfred Blue’s car discovered in Louisiana swamp

Houston Texans running back Alfred Blue isn’t implicated, but his car somehow made its way into a Louisiana swamp on Monday, per TMZ Sports.<p>“<i>… cops</i> …

Law Enforcement

NFL Draft rumors: Jabrill Peppers tests positive

Former Michigan Wolverines star and 2016 Heisman finalist Jabrill Peppers has tested positive for a diluted sample when he was at the NFL Scouting …

Bills decline to match Patriots' offer, lose one of their best offensive players to rival

Sometimes it's hard to figure out what the Bills are doing<p>A year ago, the Patriots signed wide receiver Chris Hogan to an offer sheet, the Bills …

Kodak Black Jail Update: Rapper Still Could Face 8 Years Behind Bars After Second Hearing

Kodak Black will once again have to wait a few more days to learn his fate after prosecutors alleged the rapper violated terms of his house arrest. …

Kanye West’s original plan for ‘Watch The Throne’ was to ‘include n-word in every song title’

Collaborative album was released in 2011<p>Kanye West‘s 2011 collaborative album with Jay Z ‘Watch The Throne’ almost featured the n-word in every song …

Kendrick Lamar Breaks Down The Making Of “DUCKWORTH,” Shares Top Dawg’s Response

<b>Kendrick Lamar</b>‘s interview with Zane Lowe for Beats 1 was a good one, but the highlight comes when he talks about the final track on <i>DAMN.</i><p>While it has …

Does your win expectancy change if the game is still scoreless?

Jeff Sullivan had a variation of this question for me. I found it intriguing enough to take a quick look. This chart is limited to games where the …

Sports Analytics

What if every scientist and engineer in the U.S. marched? How many would that be?

As Saturday’s March for Science approaches, many are wondering: Just how many marchers will show up?<p><i>Science</i>Insider’s crystal ball isn’t good enough …

College Students May Forget Class Content to Protect Self-Image

New research suggests forgetting content from a stressful math class may be one way to protect an individual’s belief that they are good at math.<p>The …

Selfies

How Can Students Better Apply Math Learning? New Studies Hold Answers

—Think3d!<p>Even within STEM, transfer is tough<p>By Sarah D. Sparks<p>Mathematics is the language of science, the foundation of engineering, the power switch …

Mathematics

Is This Right Triangle Impossible?

There is a story that tells of a geometry problem that was given to a math class. The problem seemed simple, but everyone got it wrong. Here's the …

10 colleges that have produced the best current NFL players

The NFL Draft is coming up, meaning teams will be selecting players from colleges around the country in order to beef up their rosters. They’ll be …