Is WWE’s Stunt With Jon Stewart The Ultimate Jumping The Shark?

Posted by Don Moore on February 28, 2015 at 8:38 am under Professional | Be the First to Comment

WWE has often involved cutting edge celebrities to promote the brand. However, over the past few years the ratings have declined and the WWE Network never really took off as expected. So the writers decided that up-and-coming performer would feud with an old and retiring comedian. Wait! Didn’t we see this a few decades ago …Read the Rest…

Was “I’m just here so I won’t get fined” A Secret Business Plan?

Posted by Don Moore on February 24, 2015 at 7:29 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

ESPN and others are reporting that Marshawn Lynch is seeking a Trademark for his famous Superbowl Press Briefing answers – “I’m just here so I won’t get fined.” Apparently, there are hats, sweat shirts and T-Shirts in his future. Read more at ESPN.


With 6,846 Career rushing yards for DeAngelo Williams, the most in Carolina Panthers’ franchise history:RB DW is gone/cut

Posted by Andy Durham on February 23, 2015 at 8:22 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Runningback DeAngelo Williams, from the Carolina Panthers has been cut/released….Williams, the leading rusher/runner in Panthers’ franchise history is GONE….. Jonathan Stewart will now be your featured Panthers runningback…. CLICK HERE to read more/see more from the Charlotte Observer, the top newspaper in Charlotte….

What are you watching today? Coach Dean Smith Tribute/”Celebration of Life” or the Daytona 500???

Posted by Andy Durham on February 22, 2015 at 2:20 pm under College, Professional | Read the First Comment

*****Tuned into to 2 or following FOX?***** It has to be one of these two on this Sunday afternoon…. The Coach Dean Smith Tribute or the Daytona 500??? Coach Dean Smith on WFMY TV 2 or the Daytona 500 on FOX 8? Which on are you watching today? For me, it has been on WFMY …Read the Rest…

Former Longwood College Lancer Jerome Kersey gone at age 52

Posted by Andy Durham on February 19, 2015 at 10:48 am under College, Professional | 2 Comments to Read

Jerome Kersey came out of a super-small college, Longwood College in Farmville, Virginia and was the top Lance to ever come out of that program… Kersey was an outstanding rebound and scorer for the Portland Trailblazers in the pros and he played alongside the likes of Clyde “The Glide” Drexler and Kevin Duckworth…. Jerome Kersey …Read the Rest…


Athletes that took flight or at least they tried to

Posted by Andy Durham on February 16, 2015 at 10:57 pm under College, High School, Professional | 3 Comments to Read

Here’s a list that I was building today of athletes with a “bird-type” name of some sort and some were able to fly and others just tried…We hope to add some more names to this list and you may have some others to go with these and here is what we have for now… Otis …Read the Rest…

Interesting show at Shane’s Rib Shack tonight/Thursday:We’re talking 51 rebounds in one game, WOW!

Posted by Andy Durham on February 12, 2015 at 11:35 pm under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

We had our Basketball in Focus Show at the Shane’s Rib Shack tonight and Coach Bill Chambers, from Northern Guilford High School, joined us and he was on his way back into town from Coach Dean Smith’s funeral today in Chapel Hill… I was doing some research on North Carolina basketball and Coach Bill Chambers …Read the Rest…

Abuse Charges against Carolina Panthers’ Greg Hardy dismissed

Posted by Andy Durham on February 9, 2015 at 10:53 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

from www.charlotteobsever.com: Greg Hardy’s domestic-abuse case was abruptly dismissed Monday because his accuser – who is believed to have reached an undislosed civil settlement with the former Carolina Panthers’ Pro-Bowl defensive end – could not be found to testify. Nicole Holder, Hardy’s ex-girlfriend, told prosecutors she did not want to go through another trial after …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Grasshoppers Announce Coaching Staff for 2015 with Kevin Randel(skipper/manager), Jeremy Powell(pitching coach) and Luis Quinones(hitting coach)

Posted by Press Release on February 5, 2015 at 4:50 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Grasshoppers Announce 2015 Coaching Staff (Greensboro, NC) The Miami Marlins announced that Kevin Randel will be the manager for the 2015 Greensboro Grasshoppers. Randel will be joined by hitting coach Luis Quinones and pitching coach Jeremy Powell. Ben Cates will be returning for his third season as Athletic Trainer. Trevor Ging will return as the …Read the Rest…

NFL Hall of Famer Warren Sapp arrested for solicitation of prostitution:WXII TV 12

Posted by Andy Durham on February 2, 2015 at 5:33 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

from WXII TV 12 on Twitter and CNN:www.wxii12.com: Pro Football Hall of Fame defensive tackle Warren Sapp was arrested and charged with soliciting a prostitute early Monday, just hours after covering the Super Bowl for the NFL Network, Phoenix police said. Police said officers working security at a downtown Phoenix hotel were contacted around 2:30 …Read the Rest…

Did Pete Carroll’s call cost Seattle the Super Bowl? Do the Seahawks win if they run the ball from the one instead of going with that Pass?

Posted by Andy Durham on at 12:29 pm under Professional | 10 Comments to Read

Pete Carroll made the call. Did Pete Carroll make the right call, or should the Seattle Seahawks have by-passed the pass and gone with the run, from the New England one-yard line??? The game was on the line and the chance for a win was looking fine from the one-yard line, until the Seattle Seahawks …Read the Rest…


CiCi’s Big Game Picks Contest – Deadline 6 PM Sunday! Get Your Entry In Now!

Posted by Don Moore on January 31, 2015 at 9:01 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Complete Name, Email Address and Contact Telephone Number. Select The Winner and Total Score (without going over) Submit OPEN TO EVERYONE – EVEN IF YOU DID NOT PLAY THE REGULAR SEASON. Full Rules at the Bottom of the Page. One Prize – Ten (10) Adult Buffets from CiCi’s Pizza on Battleground Avenue. Name: E-mail: Phone: …Read the Rest…

Deflate Gate – High Point University and FOX 8 Take A Look

Posted by Don Moore on at 3:09 pm under Professional, Video | Comments are off for this article

Here’s a really cute feature from Dr. Aaron Titus of High Point University talking about Deflate Gate. Using the HPU Environmental Lab, he demonstrates that it was possible for some pressure reduction due to a temperature drop. Apparently, the NFL forgot to document the pressure measurements. We’ll definitely hear more about Deflate Gate in the …Read the Rest…

Wrestler Mick Foley cheats at Super Bowl Wing Eating Contest and he gets called out/kicked out

Posted by Andy Durham on at 12:21 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Mick Foley was trying to gain an advantage in his Wing Eating Contest and got caught, “Red Sauce-Handed”…. from Jason Powell at www.prowrestling.net: WWE Hall of Famer is a dirty, rotten, filthy, stinking cheater WWE Hall of Famer Mick Foley was disqualified at Friday’s Wing Bowl 23 event in Philadelphia. Foley was caught attempting to …Read the Rest…

CiCi’s Big Game Picks Contest (You Know The One Between New England and Seattle).

Posted by Don Moore on January 29, 2015 at 12:07 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Complete Name, Email Address and Contact Telephone Number. Select The Winner and Total Score (without going over) Submit OPEN TO EVERYONE – EVEN IF YOU DID NOT PLAY THE REGULAR SEASON. Full Rules at the Bottom of the Page. One Prize – Ten (10) Adult Buffets from CiCi’s Pizza on Battleground Avenue. Name: E-mail: Phone: …Read the Rest…

Join North Carolina Native & American #1 John Isner at his Annual Charity Event

Posted by Press Release on January 28, 2015 at 9:15 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Greensboro, N.C. – America’s No. 1 tennis player, John Isner, announced today that his annual charity event, the Ebix Charity Challenge, is returning to his hometown of Greensboro, North Carolina next month on February 7, 2015. All proceeds from the 5th Annual Ebix Charity Challenge will again benefit the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, where …Read the Rest…

2015 Inductees to the North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame:Bostic Brothers, builders from Greensboro on the way into the Hall

Posted by Andy Durham on January 27, 2015 at 1:47 pm under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

These Bostic Brothers have been builders their entire lives, building their bodies so they could play high school football at Ben L. Smith High School, then building up their frames and their futures so they could then go on and play for the Clemson Tigers in the ACC, and finally they found their homes in …Read the Rest…


Get $50.00 for having your taxes done at Liberty Tax Service on Battleground Avenue next to Donut World

Posted by Andy Durham on January 26, 2015 at 8:22 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Just come into the Liberty Tax Service on Battleground Avenue next to the Donut World and they will pay you $50.00 in the spot for having your taxes done with them……. You need the coupon and we have it here for you, just shoot me an E-mail if interested to andy@greensborosports.com and I will have …Read the Rest…

CiCi’s Big Game Pick Contest

Posted by Don Moore on at 11:34 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Complete Name, Email Address and Contact Telephone Number. Select The Winner and Total Score (without going over) Submit Full Rules at the Bottom of the Page. One Prize – Ten (10) Adult Buffets from CiCi’s Pizza on Battleground Avenue. Name: E-mail: Phone: Seatle Seahawks New England Patriots Total Score: Contest starts immediately. RULES 1. One …Read the Rest…

Marty Snider(WGHP) hosting 2015 Car Show today on NBC, plus news on Summers, Gavin and Barber

Posted by Andy Durham on January 25, 2015 at 2:23 pm under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Several news updates today with the flip of the channels on the TV we saw Marty Snider, from High Point, N.C., hosting the 2015 National New Car Show today from Detroit on NBC….Marty attended High Point Andrews and has done tons of TV and radio sports work over the years and he will be part …Read the Rest…