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Tom Brady Headed to his Tenth Super Bowl Championship Game

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Tom Brady, 43, heads to the Super Bowl for TENTH time where his Tampa Bay Buccaneers will face Kansas City Chiefs after a win over Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers.

Chiefs Linebacker Jovan Belcher Murder Suicide

Jovan Belcher, 25, linebacker for the Kansas City Chiefs shot and killed his girlfriend today and then drove to the Chiefs team facility where he took his own life in the parking lot outside of Arrowhead Stadium. 

Prior to Belcher  turning the gun on himself…he thanked general manager Scott Pioli and coach Romeo Crennel as they watched helplessly.

Kasandra Perkins, the victim who was 22-year-old, had just given birth three months ago was shot multiple times.    According to reports the couple had an argument at around 7:30 AM this morning…

Belcher signed with the Chiefs as an undrafted free agent in 2009. 

He attended and graduated from the University of  Maine where he earned a degree in Child Development.  Read more about his playing career and watch news video here

The University of Maine issued a statement Saturday detailing Belcher’s career at that school:

“Jovan Belcher of West Babylon, N.Y., attended the University of Maine from 2005-2008 and was a linebacker through the 2008 football season, when he was one of two senior co-captains.

He graduated from UMaine in December 2008 with a bachelor’s degree in child development and family relations.

In his senior year, Belcher was named the 2008 CAA Preseason Defensive Player of the Year and named to the Preseason All-CAA Team. In his UMaine career, Belcher played 44 games. His stats include 293 tackles, 44.0 tackles for loss and 18.0 sacks.

UMaine Head Football Coach Jack Cosgrove says Jovan was a “tremendous student-athlete.

‘His move to the NFL was in keeping with his dreams,’ says Cosgrove. ‘This is an indescribably horrible tragedy. At this difficult time, our thoughts and prayers are with Jovan, Kasandra and their families.'”

Former NFL Running Back Larry Johnson Arrested in Vegas

 Former Miami Dolphins running back  and first round pick in the 2003 NFL draft, Larry Johnson, has found himself  in trouble with the law again.  Johnson was arrested this morning after he got into a domestic dispute with a woman who identified herself as his ex-girlfriend who had a four year relationship with the troubled ex-NFL star.

Former NFL star Larry Johnson ArrestedJohnson’s whose NFL career includes the Kansas City Chiefs (2003–2009),  Cincinnati Bengals (2009), Washington Redskins (2010) and Miami Dolphins (2011) who terminated Johnson’s contract during final roster cuts September 3, 2011, making him a free agent…was at the Bellagio Hotel in Vegas when the incident occurred.   

According to source…Johnson and the 32-year-old woman had reportedly been drinking together.  They went to Johnson’s room to “catch up” on old times. 

Johnson became enraged when they began talking about his daughter.  The unidentified woman  claims that he began to “beat her and threw her across the room” and eventually choked her until she blacked out and lost consciousness.

When security arrived Johnson allegedly threatened the hotel security guard and told him that he would  “rip his  f*cking vocal cords out”

Clark County, Nevada, jail records Johnson remains in custody and is being held on $15,000 bail.  Johnson is scheduled to appear in court at  7:30 a.m.  on Saturday for a  hearing.

Johnson track record involving women  speaks volumes about his true Character….He has been arrested four times since 2003 and has been sued twice for two separate alleged assaults in 2008 and 2011. All four arrests were due to violence against women.

PHOTO:   Larry Johnson and his longtime girlfriend Julissa Bermudez  and Legal History Here

November 9th, 2009

NFL Scores Week 5, Dallas vs Kansas City, Miles Austins Record Day

NFL Scores Week 5:  Dallas (26) – Kansas City (20)

Austin’s record day saves Cowboys

Highlights: Cowboys – Chiefs

Miles Austin scored the winning touchdown in overtime on a 60-yard catch-and-run to cap a huge game in place of the injured Roy Williams, and the Dallas Cowboys escaped with a 26-20 victory Sunday over Kansas City.

NFL Scores Week 5 Vikings vs Rams

Austin had 10 catches for 250 yards as the Cowboys survived numerous mistakes against the winless Chiefs. Austin also had a tackle-breaking 59-yard touchdown catch to give the Cowboys (3-2) a 20-13 lead with 2:16 left in the fourth quarter.  Read full Story Here

FOX SPORTS HEADLINES:
Eli starts, Giants finish off Raiders with blowout
McNabb returns to lineup after missing 2 games
Good news, finally: Browns RB Lewis returns
Colts’ Sanders may make 2009 debut vs. Titans
Can’t catch on: Key Jets WR unable to practice
NFL cracks down, fining six defensive players
Patriots’ top RB likely out Sunday; surgery next?

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SOURCE:  Fox Sports

Matt Cassel’s Leg is OK

Kansas City’s new $28 million quarterback Matt Cassel injured his left leg Saturday night against Seattle, but X-rays came back negative, allowing fans and fantasy owners to relax a bit.

Matt Cassel, QB, Kansas City ChiefsSeahawks defensive tackle Brandon Mebane sacked Cassel from behind on third play of the game, and he walked off the field reportedly favoring his left leg. Cassel didn’t return after the injury. Read full story here

Kansas City Star: It was a painful sack for Chiefs quarterback Matt Cassel on the third play from scrimmage in Saturday’s game against the Seattle Seahawks Read full story here

Preseason Recap: Brady hurts shoulder

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Posted by:  Kane Reed (Sports Writer)

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