In one of the riskier moves by any team this NFL offseason, the Philadelphia Eagles signed free agent quarterback Michael Vick to a one-year, $1.6 million deal with a $5.2 million team option for 2010.
One of the big NFL rumors that circulated the web on Thursday was that the Buffalo Bills were interested in signing free agent quarterback Michael Vick. One rumor even had the Bills calling an afternoon press conference to announce the signing.
Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Shane Victorino filed a police report on Thursday, one day after fielding a fly ball at Wrigley Field, as well as a beer shower from a Chicago Cubs fan who was sitting in the bleachers above him.
Louisville men’s college basketball coach Rick Pitino told police that he had sex with Karen Sypher in August of 2003 and paid for her to have an abortion. Sypher is currently trying to extort Pitino for $10 million.
Minnesota Timberwolves president David Kahn admitted that point guard Ricky Rubio’s buyout situation is still very problematic. Kahn isn’t sure when Rubio, whom the T-Wolves took with the fifth overall pick in this year’s NBA draft, will come to the United States.