Reports: Matt Leinart To Sign With Oakland Raiders

Look out Bay Area, here comes the party (and lifetime 57.6 completion percentage). Friend of the program, Matt Leinart is ready to move on from his backup role in Houston to a new backup role with the Oakland Raiders. According to Adam Schefter, Leinart will sign with the Raiders and immediately become the backup to… » 4/28/12 12:58pm 4/28/12 12:58pm

Hey Look, More Photos Of Matt Leinart Hanging Out With Party Girls!

Matt Leinart, backup quarterback of the Houston Texans, can still make the ladies straddle and swoon, even without the aid of a beer bong. One reader sent us photos of Leinart once again doing his Leinart thing if only to show the world that he's still capable of doing that thing. Yeah, he is. » 9/17/11 8:00pm 9/17/11 8:00pm

Tony Romo Wins The Weekend

In sports, everybody is a winner—some people just win better than others. Like Tony Romo, who won the weekend by not making a complete spectacle of himself. When no one notices you, you're probably doing your job right. » 11/09/09 11:00am 11/09/09 11:00am

Matt Leinart Is Taking His Offseason Work Quite Seriously (For Real…

With his career free-falling since Kurt Warner nabbed his starting quarterback job and the run of bad publicity thanks to his infamous bong-and-bimbo photos, Matt Leinart has decided to add MMA to his offseason redemption training. Oh, and Jay Glazer. » 6/09/09 3:45pm 6/09/09 3:45pm

SHOTY First Round: Mark Cuban Vs. Matt Leinart

It's the day after Thanksgiving! If you have any good sense, you're lying on the floor right now, surrounded by pieces of bird skin, dealing with a nog-throbbing brain and complete with a homicide-scene outline traced with pie crust. Congratulations on getting to this point. You've earned it. Now, how about some SHOTY… » 11/28/08 8:00am 11/28/08 8:00am

Matt Leinart Just Can't Figure This NFL Quarterback Thing Out Quite Yet

One of the most amusing parts of the whole "Costas Now" fiasco was when Cleveland Browns' wideout Braylon Edwards took the time to chime in (briefly) about his "take on blogs" and used the Matt Leinart post with Leitch's headline " Matt Leinart Is Taking His Offseason Film Work Quite Seriously » 8/25/08 12:15pm 8/25/08 12:15pm" as his ammo. Edwards…

Deadspin HOF Nominee: Matt Leinart

One particular joy this NFL offseason is to flip through the preseason guides and note all the references to the above Matt Leinart photo. Inevitably, it'll read something like, "Leinart had an offseason that pleased the ladies and the blogs more than it pleased the Cardinals coaching staff." I still think this is a… » 8/19/08 12:00pm 8/19/08 12:00pm

Joe Montana And Matt Leinart, BFF, Or Something

It has been amusing, as we flip through the NFL season preview mags we keep buying — are they always out this early? — is that every single one of them mentions Matt Leinart's fun-loving beer bonging. As we said from the get-go, the reason those pictures took off was because they fit into an existing narrative: Matt… » 6/06/08 3:45pm 6/06/08 3:45pm