Daily Noontime – September 29, 2011

Well... that wasn't supposed to happen, right?

Happy Thursday to everyone and welcome into another wonderful edition of the Daily Noontime! Here’s some headlines and news to kick-start your day! 

Headlines: 

* It’s hard to believe, but the Atlanta Braves and Boston Red Sox blew their Wild Card leads on Wednesday and allowed the Tampa Bay Rays and St. Louis Cardinals the opportunity to snag the final playoff spots in the American and National League.

* According to the Boston Globe’s Chad Finn the Red Sox should blame themselves for their epic collapse, not anyone else.

* After losing to the Baltimore Orioles, Jonathan Papelbon told the Boston media that he doesn’t have any excuses for blowing his final save of the season.

* The Rays enjoyed an exciting Wednesday evening, as they rallied to score eight runs against the New York Yankees.

* According to reports, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick participated in a practice on Wednesday and certainly hopes to be on the field Sunday.

* The Dallas Cowboys have won their last two games and certainly hope to make it three in a row, yet their biggest challenge on Sunday will be defending Detroit’s Calvin Johnson.

Games to Watch: 

* #16 South Florida at Pittsburgh (NCAA Football) – 8:00pm eastern 

* Houston at UTEP (NCAA Football) – 8:00pm eastern 

Video of the Day: 

In case you missed this music video after the Red Sox game on Wednesday – here it is … again! 

Daily Noontime – September 27, 2011

Is it fair to state that Tony Romo is becoming a Cowboys legend?

Happy Tuesday everyone and welcome into yet another awesome edition of the Daily Noontime! Here’s the day’s major headlines and news, enjoy! 

Headlines: 

* The Dallas Cowboys earned an important win on Monday, as they defeated the Washington Redskins, 18-16.

* According to reports, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick has a healthy right hand, as well as decided to back off his “criticism” toward the NFL referees.

* So much for the American League Wild Card lead, as the Boston Red Sox lost to Baltimore Orioles on Monday, as well as remain tied with the Tampa Bay Rays for the final playoff spot.

* Similar to the Red Sox, the Atlanta Braves National League Wild Card spot is technically in jeopardy, as they lost to the Philadelphia Phillies on Monday, 4-2.

* According to the stat-sheet, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has the most passing yard in a three-week NFL span.

* The Chicago White Sox have decided to accept manager Ozzie Guillen‘s orders, which is to release him from his current contract after the season concludes on Wednesday.

Games to Watch: 

* Boston at Baltimore (MLB) – 7:05pm eastern 

* Philadelphia at Atlanta (MLB) – 7:10pm eastern 

* New York Yankees at Tampa Bay (MLB) – 7:10pm eastern 

* St. Louis at Houston (MLB) – 8:05pm eastern 

Video of the Day: 

Is this catch awesome? Yes or No? 

Daily Noontime – September 26, 2011

The Patriots Got Buffaloed by the Bills on Sunday!

Happy Monday y’all and welcome into yet another awesome edition of the Daily Noontime! Here’s some headlines and news, enjoy! 

Headlines: 

* After Sunday’s win against the New England Patriots, it seems that Ryan Fitzpatrick and the Buffalo Bills have something to prove.

* Luckily for the Pittsburgh Steelers, a last minute field goal was the key in Sunday’s win against the Indianapolis Colts.

* Apparently some believe that Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick was treated unfairly by the referees, which resulted in a broken right hand against the New York Giants.

* The Tennessee Titans may have beaten the Denver Broncos, but they also lost their star-studded receiver too, Kenny Brit.

* It’s hard to believe, but both the Atlanta Braves and Boston Red Sox lead both their wild card standings by one game.

* Patriots wide receiver Chad Ochocinco told the media that he should have caught a wide open pass from Tom Brady, as well as stated, “it’s football.”

Games to Watch: 

* Boston at Baltimore (MLB) – 7:05pm eastern 

* Philadelphia at Atlanta (MLB) – 7:10pm eastern 

* New York Yankees at Tampa Bay (MLB) – 7:10pm eastern

* Washington at Dallas (NFL) – 8:30pm eastern 

Video of the Day: 

Could there be a new quarterback controversy in Philadelphia, especially if Vick is injured?

 

Daily Noontime – September 23, 2011

Should Manny Ramirez be allowed to play in the Dominican Republic?

It’s… FRIDAY! Happy weekend to everyone and of course, here’s the Daily Noontime for September 23, 2011! 

Headlines: 

* Friday marks the final regular series meeting between the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees. However, while the Yankees have clinched the American League East division, the Sox are hoping their recent losing skid will end in the Bronx, so they can earn a spot in the MLB postseason.

* According to multiple reports, the MLB won’t allow Manny Ramirez to play baseball in the Dominican Republic.

* President Barack Obama has decided to honor the 1985 Chicago Bears at the White House later this year, although former head coach Mike Ditka admitted that he’s sorry Walter Payton won’t be there to celebrate their achievements.

* Similarly to the Red Sox, the Atlanta Braves National League Wild Card lead has diminished and as of Friday, they’re losing skid could tarnish their final six games of the season.

* On Thursday evening, Jimmer Fredette put on a show at his former stomping grounds of BYU against other highly touted rookies, as well as helped his team win, 140-126.

* According to multiple reports, Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo‘s lungs have healed, which is certainly a good sign.

Games to Watch:

* Boston at New York Yankees (MLB) – 7:05pm eastern 

* Atlanta at Washington (MLB) – 7:05pm eastern

* Toronto at Tampa Bay (MLB) – 7:10pm eastern

* UCF at Brigham Young (NCAA Football) – 8:00pm eastern

Video of the Day: 

Hockey season is right around the corner, which means … time to pick up a copy of NHL 12, right? 

 

 

Daily Noontime – April 29, 2011

Mark Ingram is officially a member of the New Orleans Saints, which means Reggie Bush is leaving?

Happy Friday to everyone, especially those Royal Wedding watchers! Here is today’s headlines, news and much more, plus, our video of the day too! 

Headlines: 

*It looks like Reggie Bush‘s time with the New Orleans Saints is officially over, as he tweeted Thursday, “It’s been fun New Orleans.” New Orleans selected Alabama’s running back Mark Ingram, so consider him a possible lock to start.

* Kobe Bryant and the Los Angles Lakers took care of business Thursday, as they officially ended their first round series with the New Orleans Hornets. Now, Los Angles will face Dallas in the NBA Western Conference Quarterfinals, which promises to be a great series.

* If the Dallas Mavericks want to advance to the NBA Western Conference Finals, they must win on the road, but in Los Angles that could be difficult.

* The 2011 NFL Draft featured 32 first round picks, but believe it or not, a good amount of those picks were quarterbacks, which seems quite strange.

* Former Boston Red Sox pitcher and current member of the Atlanta Braves, Derek Lowe was arrested for a DUI.

* Cam Newton is officially a Carolina Panthers, but what exactly are the “naysayers” saying about him and the pick?

Games to Watch: 

* Tampa Bay at Washington (NHL Playoffs) – 7:00pm eastern

* Seattle at Boston (MLB) – 7:10pm eastern

* St. Louis at Atlanta (MLB) – 7:35pm eastern

* San Antonio at Memphis (NBA Playoffs) – 9:00pm eastern

* Detroit at San Jose (NHL Playoffs) – 10:00pm eastern

Video of the Day: 

Remember when this happened? LeBron James and the South Beach Miami Heat take on Boston this Sunday, should be exciting!