Author Archives: Colin Linneweber

Dez Bryant and the Dallas Cowboys are ‘up in the air’

NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport says electric playmaker Dez Bryant and the Dallas Cowboys have been making strides negotiating a long-term deal. However, after extending Tyron Smith’s contract earlier this month, it’s “up in the air” if Dallas can manage to make the 25-year-old Bryant one of the sport’s highest-paid wide receivers in 2015. Bryant signed a five-year pact worth $12.05 million roughly three months after being taken 24th overall in 2010. Set to pocket $1.78 million in salary this autumn, the 6-foot-2, 218-pound Bryant is an absolutely menacing physical force who overwhelms defenders with his strength, size and speed. Born … Continue reading

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Birthday babe of the day – Actress Sarah Chalke

Smoldering Canadian Sarah Chalke will turn 38 on Wednesday, August 27. Please see below for Chalke’s measurements and personal information. Birthplace: Ottawa, Ontario Height / Weight: 5’8” / 120 pounds Eye color: Blue Hair color: Blonde Bra size: 32B Adult relationships: Chalke’s gotten cozy with Devon Sawa, Chad Willet, Will Forte and Zach Braff. Chalke is now married to Jamie Afifi and the lovebirds had a son together in December 2009. Chalke is recognized for playing Becky Conner on Roseanne and Stella Zinman on How I Met Your Mother. However, the blonde bombshell’s primarily famous for portraying Dr. Elliot Reid … Continue reading

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Oakland Raiders quarterback Matt Schaub will start in East Rutherford

Oakland Raiders quarterback Matt Schaub was diagnosed Monday with tendinitis in his throwing elbow. The 32-year-old Schaub, who should heal with rest, will start when Oakland travels to play the New York Jets on September 7. Oakland acquired Schaub from Houston in exchange for a sixth round pick in this past May’s draft. Schaub, a two-time Pro Bowler who was the league’s premier passer in 2009, has tossed 130 touchdowns, against 84 interceptions, for 24,254 yards since debuting as an Atlanta Falcon in 2004. Although Schaub remains an adequate signal-caller, Derek Carr will lead the Raiders by October. The 23-year-old … Continue reading

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Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko will now knockout Bulgarian Kubrat Pulev in November

Heavyweight icon Wladimir Klitschko suffered a torn left biceps and announced Monday that his fight versus mandatory challenger Kubrat Pulev has been postponed. Klitschko (62-3, 53 KOs), who sustained the injury during a Friday sparring session, was slated to defend The Ring, WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight belts against the 33-year-old Pulev (20-0, 11 KOs) on September 6 at the O2 World Arena in Hamburg, Germany. “I am very disappointed that the fight cannot take place as planned,” said Klitschko, 38, who earned gold as a Ukrainian at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia. “I am in absolute top … Continue reading

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Ray Leonard predicts the rematch between Mayweather and Maidana will ‘be a better fight’

Speaking Sunday with Fight Hub TV, International Boxing Hall of Famer “Sugar” Ray Leonard predicted that the upcoming rematch between Floyd Mayweather and Marcos Maidana is “going to be a better fight.” The 37-year-old Mayweather (46-0, 26 KOs) will again battle the 31-year-old Maidana (35-4, 31 KOs) on September 13 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. In their original prizefight in May, Mayweather earned a majority decision over Maidana to unify welterweight world titles. “Pretty Boy” officially outscored Maidana by counts of 117-111, 116-112 and 114-114 in front of 16,268 electric fans. A powerful and beloved … Continue reading

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