The FCC looking at petition to ban the use of Washington Redskins on network television

Posted by Andy Durham on October 1, 2014 at 10:49 am under Professional | Be the First to Comment

from www.wralsportsfan.com: WASHINGTON — The head of the Federal Communications Commission says the agency will consider a petition to ban the Washington Redskins nickname from the public airwaves. FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler says Tuesday that the commission “will be dealing with that issue on the merits, and we’ll be responding accordingly.” A law professor has …Read the Rest…

What’s for SNUNCH?

Posted by Andy Durham on September 30, 2014 at 11:43 am under Amateur, College, High School, Professional, Uncategorized | Read the First Comment

Stopped by the convenience store at about this time yesterday morning(say 11:30am) and picked up something to eat and drink and the workers there said, “I hope that’s not your breakfast, or could it be your lunch???” How about brunch, one person in line added…. Since I won’t be eating lunch until about 3 or …Read the Rest…


Atlanta Braves’ Class A Carolina League Team will be in Zebulon as the “Mudcats” next Summer

Posted by Andy Durham on at 10:55 am under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Braves leaving Lynchburg, Virginia and headed to Zebulon to become, the “Carolina Mudcats”….. from www.wralsportsfan.com: ATLANTA — The Atlanta Braves’ advanced Class A team is moving to Zebulon starting next season. The Braves move will mark the franchise’s return to the Triangle for the first time in 18 years when they were based in Durham …Read the Rest…

CiCi’s NFL Picks Winner – Week 4

Posted by Don Moore on at 9:00 am under Professional | Be the First to Comment

We had a 5 way tie for first place – each with 8 of 13 games. Sunflower_Spoiled had the closest total points in the Tie-Breaker. We have 15 games this week, be sure to get those tie-breakers in the comments. They make a difference.

Junior Johnson greets fans in Greensboro at the WalMart, as part of the Bank of America 500 Trophy Tour

Posted by Press Release on September 29, 2014 at 5:24 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

CONCORD, N.C.– NASCAR Hall of Famer Junior Johnson joined a Charlotte Motor Speedway road show today, greeting fans at Walmart in Greensboro, North Carolina as part of the Bank of America 500 Trophy Tour. Presented by Coca-Cola and Walmart, the trophy tour kicked off at the beginning of September and has continued in multiple cities …Read the Rest…


Greensboro’s Jeff Crittenden To Compete In Long Driving Contest On The Golf Channel

Posted by Don Moore on September 28, 2014 at 5:37 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Mesquite, Nevada – The longest eight golfers on Earth were determined following three days of grueling competition of the RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship at the Mesquite Sports and Event Complex. The eight golfers, known as the Las Vegas 8, will compete in the Finals for the world title and a first-place prize of $250,000. …Read the Rest…

Football in Focus at Shane’s Rib Shack on Westover Terrace(HushpuppyBomb.com)

Posted by Andy Durham on September 25, 2014 at 2:34 pm under College, High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

*****Complimentary hushpuppies for all in attendance…..***** Football in Focus on tap tonight from the Shane’s Rib Shack on Westover Terrace and we will get rolling on GreensboroSports Radio at around 6pm and then are around 6:30 we will feature players from the Northwest Guilford Vikings, with Weston Haack, Payton Stull, Cary Miller and Michael Hunt… …Read the Rest…

Numbers in the News:One’s ready to play and the other is going away =’s 2 and 89 on this day!

Posted by Andy Durham on at 11:19 am under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Tonight will be the final night for Derek Jeter at Yankees Stadium and the #2 is just about through with his baseball career…. The Baltimore Ravens #89 used to be the Carolina Panthers #89 and Steve Smith Sr. shows he has a few games left up his sleeves and the Panthers better be glad they …Read the Rest…

Former Carolina Panther and North Carolina Tar Heel Jimmy Hitchcock sentenced to four years in federal prison for fraud scheme

Posted by Andy Durham on at 10:41 am under College, Professional | Be the First to Comment

Get the details on Jimmy Hitchcock’s involvement in the home mortgage fraud scheme and how this led to him being convicted of fraud and being sentenced to four years in Federal Prison when you CLICK HERE…..Coming in from the Charlotte Observer and Hitchcock is a former Carolina Panther, New England Patriot and North Carolina Tar …Read the Rest…

CiCi’s NFL Picks Winner – Week Three

Posted by Don Moore on September 23, 2014 at 1:12 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Picking teams doesn’t fall far from the tree as Stan Willis won this week with 14 of 16 games. Stan Sr won last week. This week there are on 13 Games on the NFL, so it should be a tighter race. Get your picks in. You need only pick the Thursday game early. You can …Read the Rest…

Former NFL kicker and Terry Bradshaw’s son-in-law dies in car accident on Saturday night

Posted by Andy Durham on September 21, 2014 at 4:01 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Rob Bironas, former NFL kicker and a very good one at that, he once kicked a 60-yard field goal and kicked eight field goals in one game and he was the son-in-law of NFL legend Terry Bradshaw and with the death of Bironas, that’s why Bradshaw was not on the FOX NFL set today….The 36 …Read the Rest…


HPU MBB Guard Derrell Edwards ’14 to make NASCAR Nationwide Series debut

Posted by Press Release on September 17, 2014 at 7:40 pm under College, Professional, Video | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Former High Point University guard Derrell Edwards ’14 will make his NASCAR Nationwide Series debut as part of the pit crew for Cale Conley this weekend in Sparta, Ky. Edwards Interview Conley’s No. 33 car will be in action at the VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 Saturday at the Kentucky Speedway. The race will …Read the Rest…

Building on those football numbers/stats from Saturday and Sunday:Graham Sporting Goods Roll Call of College and Pros you know

Posted by Andy Durham on September 14, 2014 at 6:19 pm under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Let us begin to build on our weekend numbers from the college games on Saturday to the pro games on Sunday and here we go…Feel free to add in all you want… Eric Ebron(Smith HS/North Carolina) with 3 receptions good for 38 yards for the Detriot Lions on Sunday Keenan Allen(Northern Guilford) with 5 receptions …Read the Rest…

Reidsville’s Bryan Mitchell On His First Start With the New York Yankees

Posted by Don Moore on September 13, 2014 at 11:05 pm under Professional, Video | Comments are off for this article

Yankees starter Bryan Mitchell discusses his first career MLB start and how he felt after throwing five innings against the Orioles. He got the lost as the Yankees fell 5-0 to Baltimore. The game was played doubled header on Friday, September 12, 2014. Your browser does not support iframes.

Guilford’s Ben Strong Drafted by Westchester in NBA D-League Expansion Draft

Posted by Press Release on September 11, 2014 at 1:46 pm under College, Professional | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Former Guilford College All-America basketball player Ben Strong ’08 has been drafted by the Westchester Knicks of the NBA Developmental League. The Knicks, affiliates of the NBA’s New York Knicks, are the D-League’s 18th team and will begin play in November. Strong, a veteran of three D-League seasons, spent the parts of …Read the Rest…

High School and NFL Picks Contests

Posted by Don Moore on at 8:50 am under High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

We have two FREE Football picks every week. – CiCi’s NFL Picks. – Texas Roadhouse High School Picks. Get your votes in.

Is it now Double-Jeopardy for the NFL or should it be “Final Jeopardy” for Roger Goodell???(Should the Comish quit?)

Posted by Andy Durham on September 10, 2014 at 6:21 pm under Professional | 7 Comments to Read

Many sports and even non-sports fans are speaking out and they are calling with fervor for the commissioner of the National Football League, Roger Goodell, to step down and give up his position as the top sports official, a job that pays Goodell a reportedly 40 million dollars a year…. The NFL says they had …Read the Rest…


‘Names of the Day’ with John Wockenfuss and Sean O’Haire(RIP)[Suicide for O'Haire]

Posted by Andy Durham on at 1:48 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

*****Update on the death of Sean O’Haire:According to TMZ.com, citing local police, former WWE/WCW wrestler Sean O’Haire (a/k/a Sean Haire) was found “in his bedroom, beside his bed, with a red rope tied around his neck and connected to the bedpost” in an apparent suicide.*****from ProWrestling.Net A couple of key names from our world of …Read the Rest…

A “Basketball Brother” that was so true:’Bad Boy’ Marvin Barnes dead at age 62

Posted by Andy Durham on September 9, 2014 at 2:00 pm under College, Professional | Comments are off for this article

This is like losing one of your best friends here….He played the game the way it was supposed to be played….Super-aggressive….Not too many people out there could rebound like this man could….You had to call him a man, but you could call him a “Bad Boy’ too, cause Marvin Barnes was very tough and he …Read the Rest…

CiCi’s NFL Picks Winner – Week #1

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Cheston Garner was our Week #1 Winner with 13 out of 16 Games. Cheston will receive 2 Adult Buffets from CiCi’s Pizza on Battleground Avenue. Week Two is ready for your picks, head over to the Picks Page to play. It’s Free!