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Dan Marino withdraws from NFL lawsuit

Well that was quick.
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Hours after it was announced that his name was attached to a new lawsuit filed by NFL players in Philadelphia, the great #13 Dan Marino withdrew his name from the list of plaintiffs that were looking to sue the NFL because of “concealed information about football-related brain injuries.” Read the rest of this entry »

About Ed

Ed is one half of the Sports Brothers. He has been in the radio industry for 14 years working in several formats including urban and talk. Upon returning to Miami in 2006 and working at WTPS, he and Jeff Fox were paired up and started The Sports Brothers.

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NFL legend Dan Marino adds name to list of former players filing suit for concussions

There have been 4,800 names of former NFL players that have submitted their names as plaintiffs in a concussion lawsuit against the NFL.

One more name added to the list probably trumps all the others.

Dan Marino.
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The Hall of Fame quarterback added his name filed suit in a Philadelphia court, alleging that the NFL “concealed information about football-related brain injuries.”

The trend of former players suing the NFL for damages has been kind of disturbing to me. Not from the standpoint of guys who may be broke or downtrodden trying to get money, but from the standpoint of these guys not knowing or acting as if they don’t know what they signed up for in playing this sport.

It’s one thing if the NFL withheld information from these players in regards to how the hits they were getting week in and week out were affecting their bodies. The trend of suing this former employer for not informing players of “damages” seems to be getting old, and rather quickly.

Don’t be surprised if pretty soon, draft picks will have to sign waivers right after signing their contracts.

About Ed

Ed is one half of the Sports Brothers. He has been in the radio industry for 14 years working in several formats including urban and talk. Upon returning to Miami in 2006 and working at WTPS, he and Jeff Fox were paired up and started The Sports Brothers.

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Rams didn’t know about Michael Sam’s reality show

Apparently Michael Sam knew all along that he was going to get drafted. He knew this because his reality show that will be aired on Oprah Winfrey’s OWN in the fall had already been agreed upon. Read the rest of this entry »

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Michael Sam to star in reality tv show on OWN

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Usually these type of perks don’t happen for a 7th round draft pick. Unless they happen to be blind. Or deaf. Or gay.
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49er Fans get engaged at new ballpark (video)

I guess if you and your spouse are diehard 49er fans like these two, there isn’t a better place to decide to get engaged, than the new stadium that has yet to be broken into. Read the rest of this entry »

About Ed

Ed is one half of the Sports Brothers. He has been in the radio industry for 14 years working in several formats including urban and talk. Upon returning to Miami in 2006 and working at WTPS, he and Jeff Fox were paired up and started The Sports Brothers.

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Miami Dolphins officially welcome Knowshon Moreno

About Ed

Ed is one half of the Sports Brothers. He has been in the radio industry for 14 years working in several formats including urban and talk. Upon returning to Miami in 2006 and working at WTPS, he and Jeff Fox were paired up and started The Sports Brothers.

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Miami Dolphins sign Knowshon Moreno

After visiting last Friday and leaving without a deal, it seems that the Miami Dolphins and former Denver Bronco Knowshon Moreno had a change of heart and agreed to a deal today.

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About Ed

Ed is one half of the Sports Brothers. He has been in the radio industry for 14 years working in several formats including urban and talk. Upon returning to Miami in 2006 and working at WTPS, he and Jeff Fox were paired up and started The Sports Brothers.

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Hey NFL teams…Richie Incognito has a message for you!

Minutes after the Jets announced they released Mark Sanchez and signed Mike Vick, Richie Incognito tweeted this reminder to the league… Read the rest of this entry »

About Ed

Ed is one half of the Sports Brothers. He has been in the radio industry for 14 years working in several formats including urban and talk. Upon returning to Miami in 2006 and working at WTPS, he and Jeff Fox were paired up and started The Sports Brothers.

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NY Jets cut Mark Sanchez, sign Mike Vick

So long Mark, hello Mike! Read the rest of this entry »

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Colts Owner Jim Irsay arrested on DWI

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It’s not often that the owner of a billion dollar sports franchise is the subject of off season arrest in the NFL. It’s usually a running back, wide receiver or crazy defensive lineman. Read the rest of this entry »

About Ed

Ed is one half of the Sports Brothers. He has been in the radio industry for 14 years working in several formats including urban and talk. Upon returning to Miami in 2006 and working at WTPS, he and Jeff Fox were paired up and started The Sports Brothers.