Terry Pendleton Roughed Up Chris Johnson For Sliding Into First Base

We've proven time and again that sliding into first base gets you there slower than if you run through it. Chris Johnson joined that Idiot Club of first-base-sliders and ended the Braves' rally tonight against the Phillies. His punishment was an enraged Terry Pendleton getting physical with him in the dugout. » 9/28/13 11:03pm 9/28/13 11:03pm

Andrelton Simmons Is Good At Baseball Tricks. His Teammates Are Not

Remember that old Nike commercial in which Tiger Woods did that awesome bouncing-ball trick? You know, the one that every kid within 15 miles of a driving range spent the next two years trying to duplicate. Well, a few Atlanta Braves players recently tried to execute a baseball-themed version of the same trick. Results … » 7/30/13 9:50am 7/30/13 9:50am

Zach Lowe on how Tennessee's "jock tax" affected Chris Johnson, who signed two 10-day contracts last season with the Grizzlies: "Johnson earned about $54,000 from those two 10-day deals (eight games played) and had to start his tax prep with a fat $7,500 check to the ownership group that waived him." [Grantland] » 7/19/13 7:06pm 7/19/13 7:06pm

NFL Players' Sex House At Center Of Shooting Investigation

Let's make this clear up front: No NFL players are connected to last summer's shooting outside Orlando that left a 15-year-old girl with severe brain damage. But a house at the center of the case was a place where NFL players—specifically, former Jaguars and Rams receiver Mike Sims-Walker and Titans running back Chris… » 5/08/13 4:28pm 5/08/13 4:28pm

Chris Johnson's Holdout Is Good News For Titans Fans; Eagles Fans…

Happy August 9th! It's a day you should have circled on your football calendar, because today's the day that players have to report to camp in order to accrue a year of service. As dictated by the new CBA, any players still holding out for reworked contracts will have to wait an extra year for their free agency. And… » 8/09/11 2:50pm 8/09/11 2:50pm