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Notre Dame defensive back Devin Butler was arrested and charged with felony battery
outside of a South Bend bar last weekend. Police claim that Butler was involved in a fight outside of the bar, and tackled an officer to the ground when they attempted to break up the fight. Now Butler’s girlfriend Haleigh Bailey and Selina Bell, the fiancée of fellow Notre Dame player Torii Hunter Jr.—both eyewitnesses to the incident—are claiming that the cops’ narrative is false.
Cristiano Ronaldo, the greatest soccer-playing cyborg
ever made/animated, had a year to remember. First, he dragged Real Madrid to Champions League glory (pulling them through the least daunting field maybe ever, but hey, winning’s winning) in May. For his next feat, he stood on the sidelines with wet eyes and a hoarse throat as he watched his teammates win the Euro 2016 final.
Where is Tre Mason? Not with the Rams, who said they hadn’t heard from their second-year running back since the end of last season, and placed him on the Reserve/Did Not Report list when he failed to show up at training camp on July 29. In recently released dashcam video from the Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office, Mason’s mother frets that football has ruined her son’s brain.
ESPNCough drop company signs Ryan Lochte to endorsementESPNAmerican swimmer Ryan Lochte, who lost all of his endorsement deals on Monday, added a new deal Thursday. Cough drop company Pine Brothers announced the partnership, saying that it hopes people forgive the 32-year-old swimmer, who was involved Ryan Lochte Inks Endorsement Deal With Pine Bros.