The NFL fraternity is saying goodbye to one of the most electric cornerbacks of this era, Vontae Davis. According to ESPN, Davis was found dead in his Florida home Monday morning. He was just 35 years old and two months shy of his 36th birthday. He was reportedly discovered by his house assistant, and while […]

Dallas Cowboys fans were hit with a major surprise this morning as ESPN announced the Tennessee Titans are giving former Dallas Cowboys running back Tony Pollard a three-year, $24 million deal! Pollard, who joined the Cowboys as the fourth round pick in 2019, leaves the Cowboys with 4,940 total yards and 28 touchdowns!  ESPN says […] The post Dallas Cowboys Say Goodbye To Tony Pollard appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.

Late boxing icon Muhammad Ali is the latest inductee to be announced for the WWE Hall of Fame's Class of 2024, according to Variety.


Quarterback Kirk Cousins has found a new home with the Atlanta Falcons. After 6 seasons with the Minnesota Vikings the veteran has found a new home. The Atlanta Falcons are the third team Kirk Cousins has been a part of since being drafted in the 2012 draft to the Washington Commanders. More news to […]

Stephen A. Smith is always quick to comment on sports-related drama, so when a rumor about him dropped yesterday, he had something to say. Yesterday, it was alleged that Smith and fellow ESPN show host Pat McAfee had gotten into an argument so heated that McAfee called Smith a “motherf-cker.” The story originally appeared on […]

It’s fair to say that Larry Bird put Indiana State University on the map 45 years ago. An epic NCAA championship game between Magic Johnson’s Michigan State and Larry Bird’s Indiana State team in 1979 remains the most-watched NCAA championship game of all time to this day, per Deadspin. Michigan State was the victor, but […]

As NBA memorabilia reaches recording-breaking prices, few goods can compare to the prices of jerseys once worn by Kobe Bryant. One of the Los Angeles Lakers legend’s jerseys has sold for an astronomical $915,000. The game-worn top is from Game 3 of the Laker’s battle against the Orlando Magic in the 2009 Finals, and even […]

LeBron James continues to make the case that by the end of his career he will be one of the greatest players in NBA history.

It’s an exciting time in women’s college basketball, and one of the NCAA‘s biggest talents is ready to take her game to the next level. Caitlin Clark‘s ranked as the best baller in women’s basketball, and now it’s time to see what the WNBA has in store, so she’s officially committed to entering the 2024 […]

Randomly yelling “Kobe!” while you toss something in the trash is expected, as is randomly doing old, imaginary football drills with your friends. But getting women involved and then getting angry when she has a bit more power than expected is when eyebrows are raised. Tyreek Hill (yes, the Miami Dolphins star wide receiver) allegedly […]

LeBron James is usually one to tout his son Bronny’s basketball ability, but he’s had an about-face following some changes in his NBA future. Bronny’s only in his first year at USC, averaging just 5.5 points, 2.5 assists, and 2.8 rebounds, so ESPN updated its 2024 NBA mock draft projections to reflect his performance. He’s […]

Doc Rivers is only 10 games into his tenure as the Milwaukee Bucks head coach, and absolutely no one is chalking up their record to growing pains. In Doc’s era, the team is 3-7, and not only has he but also Giannis Antetokounmpo spoken about their hopes for the season. Rivers admits that things haven’t […]