How Heisman-Finalist Quarterbacks Have Changed Over The Years

It's the season for wildly premature Heisman speculation, and considering quarterbacks have won all but two Heismans since 2000 (Mark Ingram and Reggie Bush being the exceptions), a few quarterbacks and their gaudy stat lines will be in the running this year. But just how far have the goal posts moved on Heisman… » 8/29/14 1:11pm 8/29/14 1:11pm

Vince Young Wishes He Had Returned To Texas For His Senior Year

Appearing on The Lowdown with Alex Loeb on 104.9 FM in Austin earlier today, former NFL QB Vince Young said that he would have returned to UT if he had known the Houston Texans, which took Mario Williams first overall in 2006, weren't going to select him: » 8/20/14 4:17pm 8/20/14 4:17pm

No Flops: A Treasury Of Pro Athletes' Vanity Record Labels

Listen, love is love, clap the gat at y'all haters
The CEO of your label is a basketball player
That mean your shit is never coming out
Sean Price, I'm forever dumbing out, pyrex
Sean Price, "Pyrex" » 5/14/14 12:36pm 5/14/14 12:36pm

Vince Young Is Trying To Get A Job By Sending Sad Tweets Again

We've been down this road before with Vince Young. Last season, he sent very sad tweets to both the Tennessee Titans and Larry Fitzgerald, letting both parties know that he was still available to play quarterback in the NFL. Like, extremely available. Yesterday, Young was up to his old sad tricks. » 10/14/13 9:46am 10/14/13 9:46am

Vince Young Forced To Auction Off His Stuff To Satisfy Debt

It's come to this for Vince Young. Constables came to his home in Houston earlier this week to take inventory of his possessions. Most of his stuff will be sold at a sheriff's sale because Young still has an outstanding debt on a high-interest loan he took out during the 2011 NFL lockout. » 7/26/13 11:06am 7/26/13 11:06am

Vince Young Graduated From College Today

It's a big weekend for Vince Young. Just a few hours ago, he received his bachelor's degree, 11 years after first enrolling at Texas, and five years after the Longhorns retired his number. Tomorrow, he turns 30. The NFL may no longer be in his future, but he's an alumnus now and can do better than paralegal. » 5/17/13 3:49pm 5/17/13 3:49pm

Did Vince Young Take Out A High-Interest Loan To Pay For His Own…

So that lawsuit pitting Vince Young against both his former agent and his former financial planner is going pretty much as amicably as we told you it would. Young, who's been out of the NFL since August and is back yawning his way through classes at the University of Texas, is suing Ronnie Peoples, his former… » 2/12/13 7:10pm 2/12/13 7:10pm

Vince Young Is Just Another Bored College Student Again

Cam Newton's decision to re-enroll at Auburn has been a quiet storyline this week, but Newton's not the only national-title-winning QB again giving school the old college try. Vince Young is back in the classroom at the University of Texas, and he more or less began the week with sharpened pencils and an apple for the… » 1/18/13 2:30pm 1/18/13 2:30pm

"Buster Olney U So Full A Shit": The Year In Great, Terrible, And…

2012 offered many windows into the athlete soul, but none were larger or more revealing than the unfiltered weirdness that came from their screwy social media presences. Here are our favorites, from Cardale Jones delicately explaining that he wasn't recruited to Ohio State for his academic prowess, to everything… » 12/25/12 1:10pm 12/25/12 1:10pm

Vince Young Is Watching The Arizona Cardinals Get Destroyed, Thinks He…

Vince Young may not be the hero Arizona deserves, but he just might be the hero it needs. The Seattle Seahawks are in the process of thoroughly humiliating the Cardinals 58-0. As of this writing, there are an ungodly two minutes and change remaining—and Seattle has the ball. » 12/09/12 7:32pm 12/09/12 7:32pm

The truly sad part is that he may be…

Texas, A 63-21 Loser To Oklahoma, Still Has Mack Brown Signed Through…

The Texas-Oklahoma game today was as lopsided as a wink. The Sooners tripled up the Longhorns, 63-21, a score that almost looks like a mercy killing after a 36-2 halftime advantage. » 10/13/12 6:50pm 10/13/12 6:50pm

Vince Young Just Wants To Talk, Sends Really Sad Tweet To The Titans

Vince Young is broke and out of work, so you'll forgive him if he retweets the occasional encouraging note. Today, for instance, he retweeted a picture from his Titans days, showing him handing the ball off to Chris Johnson. The fun memory became a desperate plea, however, when VY took the picture and tweeted it … » 10/09/12 2:00pm 10/09/12 2:00pm

Now That He's Broke, Vince Young Is Suing His Former Agent And…

Earlier today, we alerted you to Vince Young's financial problems, but the Houston Chronicle has more details on just how messy Young's situation is. » 9/19/12 12:45pm 9/19/12 12:45pm

Cam Newton Blames JaMarcus Russell And Vince Young For The Disrespect…

We wrote a bit yesterday about how Panthers QB/super-rookie Cam Newton has been shortchanged by the national media. We framed it through the prism of Tim Tebow, although Newton deserves plenty of recognition in his own right. » 12/28/11 1:30pm 12/28/11 1:30pm

The Eagles' Nine-Minute Game-Winning Drive in 90 Seconds

To the surprise of just about everyone last night, Vince Young—whose play up until this point in the game could generously be described as erratic—led an 18-play, 80-yard death march of a touchdown drive that would eventually decide the game. Here's the drive, condensed into a much more palatable 90 seconds. » 11/21/11 10:30am 11/21/11 10:30am

Vince Young Allegedly Gets Angry When You Deny Him $8,000 In One-Dollar…

The Dallas strip club manager who was assaulted by Vince Young over a year ago is now adjusting the narrative of the altercation because he would like some money for it—possibly in the form of dollar bills. Creiton Kinchen's lawsuit says that he did not provoke the Eagles backup by flashing an upside-down "hook 'em… » 10/25/11 7:50pm 10/25/11 7:50pm

They Cried Tears Of Joy And Praised The Heavens When The Brewers…

Your morning roundup for Sept. 24, a day you no longer have to worry about getting hit by a falling satellite unless you already got hit, in which case wouldn't be reading this because you're not alive to fret. Got any stories or photos for us? Tip your editors. » 9/24/11 10:00am 9/24/11 10:00am

The Vince Young Imposter Has Been Breaking Hearts All Over D.C.

The Washington Times has the story on Stephan Pittman, the registered sex offender from Maryland who's been conning women by posing as Vince Young: "'He brought a bear and flowers for my friend,' Denisse said. 'He was such a good actor. But half my heart didn't believe him.'" [Washington Times] » 9/21/11 4:45pm 9/21/11 4:45pm