Tim Tebow may not be an active NFL player, but the popular Christian quarterback is receiving support from Jacksonville, Fla., natives to play in their city.
Signs and billboards have been making their rounds on the internet, calling for the 26-year-old NFL free agent to be signed to the Jacksonville Jaguars. One Billboard in Jacksonville pleads with the Jaguars owner Shahid Khan to pick up Tebow.
"Mr. Kahn, sign Tebow and we will fill the stadium," the Billboard reads, according to CBSSports.com reports. "Signed, Jacksonville." more >>
1. Aaron Rodgers (Quarterback - Green Bay Packers)
- "I've always lived by the philosophy of the words spoken by St. Francis of Assisi who said, 'Preach the gospel at all times, if necessary, use words.' I feel like you can always have a greater impact by the things you do than the things you say, so living out my faith has been primarily in that form,'' Rodgers said in Men of Sunday.
Pierre the Pelican, the new mascot for the NBA New Orleans basketball team, but the new costume creeped out many of the fans there. The pelican costume was unveiled at the first game of the season Wednesday during their opener against the Indiana Pacers.
Pierre the Pelican replaced the Hornet mascot, and the owners and management saved him for the first game despite a preseason game being played by the team. Pierre showed up at the game and on social media site Twitter, where many users commented that he was strange-looking at best.
"Can't sleep. Clown will eat me," Ted Starkey responded to the picture. more >>
The first gameplay footage for Madden NFL 25 was released yesterday, and it showcases the new "True Step" feature in the game.
"True Step is the all-new, step-based locomotion system which calculates the steps ball carriers take on the field. The old-school running cycle has been replaced by a system constantly evaluates weight momentum and desired direction with 4x the precision. This allows steps to be selected from hundreds of new running animations on the fly. This creates an innovative new locomotion system that replicates decisions NFL players make on the field," the Youtube description reads.
The game was released for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in late August just before the start of football season. The game will arrive for the PS4 on Nov. 15 and the Xbox One on Nov. 22. more >>
2K Sports released a new trailer for NBA 2K14 on Tuesday to further showcase the next-generation gameplay with the game in preparation for the upcoming Xbox One and PS4.
The trailer, set to Macklemore and Ryan Lewis' "Can't Hold Us" can be see here.
NBA 2K14 will feature NBA Today, an upgraded real time feature that the connects the gamer with the NBA to create an almost realistic game playing experience. more >>
Joao Rodrigo Silva Santos, a former Brazilian soccer player, was beheaded Tuesday. His wife, Geisa Silva, found the decapitated head of her husband in a rucksack on her doorstep early that morning after reporting his disappearance the night before.
Joao Rodrigo Silva Santos had retired from soccer and owned a health food store. The 35-year-old entrepreneur was closing up his shop Monday night when he was kidnapped by a group of men, according to the Daily Mail.
His 31-year-old wife reported him missing later on that around 9 p.m. When Silva Santos didn't return, Geisa Silva stayed up all night waiting for him until about 4:30 a.m., when she heard something outside. more >>