Shawne Merriman Took Off In The Middle Of An Interview On ESPN2

Former Chargers linebacker Shawne Merriman came on Highly Questionable this afternoon, purportedly to discuss the 11th Annual Lights On Foundation Coat Drive. The Lights On Foundation is a Merriman charity and it fights homelessness. » 12/10/13 6:01pm 12/10/13 6:01pm

Shawne Merriman's WWE Tryout Didn't Go So Well [Update]

Former Chargers and Bills LB Shawne Merriman has been busy since retiring earlier this year. Last month he showed up at WWE's Performance Center in Orlando, which serves as both a wrestling school and training facility. Though Merriman showed off his bruises from getting in the ring, everyone downplayed the idea that… » 11/21/13 3:55pm 11/21/13 3:55pm

Report: Shawne Merriman Hospitalized After Club Overdose

Former Chargers and Bills linebacker Shawne Merriman was rushed to a hospital from a Hollywood club last night, with what authorities would only describe as a "medical emergency." Now there's a report that Merriman may have partied a little too hard. » 6/10/13 9:01am 6/10/13 9:01am

Shawne Merriman Gave Away Super Bowl Tickets On Twitter, And Nobody…

"However, according to the Twitter analytics tool Topsy, only five people even submitted videos to Merrman's Twitter handle. And one wasn't even clearly a Lights Out dance." [Daily Dot] » 1/31/12 7:50pm 1/31/12 7:50pm

Associated Press To Punish Brian Cushing For Making Its Voters Look Bad

The AP wants to reclaim Brian Cushing's Defensive Rookie of the Year Award, because giving prizes to drug cheats makes them look foolish. Almost as foolish as calling takebacks on meaningless post-season awards. » 5/10/10 11:30pm 5/10/10 11:30pm

Last Night's Winner: True Love

In sports, everyone is a winner—some people just better than others. Like Shawne Merriman and Tila Tequila who settled their mutual lawsuits against each other. I always knew those kids' lawyers would work it out someday. » 2/17/10 9:00am 2/17/10 9:00am

Shawne Merriman's Fetus Wants Legal Recognition

Merriman was hit with a paternity suit this week, in an odd case in which he's admitted the unborn child is his. And before you ask, don't worry; Tila Tequila has not reproduced. » 1/22/10 5:00pm 1/22/10 5:00pm

Tila Tequila Not Finished With Shawne Merriman Yet

The D.A. wouldn't prosecute Merriman for assaulting the TV "personality," but she can still sue him for assault, battery, false imprisonment and emotional distress. Oh, you better believe you haven't heard the last of this. [TMZ] » 11/17/09 10:00am 11/17/09 10:00am

Charles Barkley Actually Makes Pretty Good Point About Shawne Merriman

If there's one thing Sir Charles knows, its where to pick up classy women. His advice to Merriman: "Dude, you're one of the best football players in the world; don't get your women off of reality TV" [Sports By Brooks] » 9/14/09 5:30pm 9/14/09 5:30pm

Shawne Merriman Will Not Face Criminal Charges for the Tila Tequila…

A San Diego judge has ruled that no charges will be filed against Chargers linebacker Shawne Merriman for allegedly choking and restraining notorious internet trollop Tila Tequila. » 9/12/09 10:35am 9/12/09 10:35am

Out-Of-Context Quotes Make Shawne Merriman Look Pretty Guilty

"I've been able to knock somebody out....I must have split personalities....I'm so dangerous right now I scare myself." [Playboy] » 9/10/09 9:45am 9/10/09 9:45am

Choose Your Side In The Great Tequila-Merriman Twitter War

Shawne Merriman wants an internet hug. Tila Tequila would like to teach the world about "roid rage." It's all part of their strategy to win the public relations battle by taking their domestic dispute online. » 9/08/09 10:45am 9/08/09 10:45am

Shawne Merriman Knows How To Beat A Lady (UPDATED)

San Diego Chargers linebacker Shawne Merriman was arrested last night after allegedly roughing up his girlfriend, noted internet person Tila Tequlia. Way to start the season strong, buddy. » 9/06/09 3:40pm 9/06/09 3:40pm

Shawne Merriman Decides Playing With A Mangled Knee Might Not Be The…

“It felt good,” linebacker Shawne Merriman said of his left knee. “But with that adrenaline going, you never really know. Over the next couple of days, I'll assess how I feel. As of right now, I'm getting ready for Game 2.” » 9/10/08 10:15am 9/10/08 10:15am That's what Shawne Merriman said Sunday, after the Chargers lost to the Carolina Panthers…

Merriman Weighs His Options

Shawne Merriman has a PCL tear in his left knee, now all that's left to determine is what he and the team plan on doing about it. At this point Merriman can get back on the field with his unstable joint, or he can opt for one of two surgical options. A partial reconstruction could get him back on the field this… » 8/23/08 5:15pm 8/23/08 5:15pm

Steroids Still Working For Shawne Merriman

Tonight, we assume you are being good Americans and going out on the town to spend, therefore fortifying our flagging economy. However, if you are one of those recluses who spend your Friday night at home getting stoned and watching Animal Planet — and by "Animal Planet," we mean "reruns of Mad Money," we encourage… » 4/11/08 6:00pm 4/11/08 6:00pm

Shawne Merriman's Flimsy "Excuses"

So San Diego Chargers linebacker Shawne Merriman has decided to accept his four-game suspension for steroids, while making it clear that it was an accidental positive test as a result of an over-the-counter supplement. » 11/02/06 3:45pm 11/02/06 3:45pm