Archives for April 2013

Warren Sapp Announces Mississippi State Cornerback Jonathan Banks as Tampa Bay Buccaneers 2nd Round Draft Pick

Warren Sapp, a retired defensive tackle for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and a current NFL Network analyst, announced Mississippi State cornerback Jonathan Banks as the Bucs 2nd round pick in this past weekend’s NFL draft. Sapp was drafted by the Bucs in the 1995 NFL Draft as the 12th overall pick. He spent nine seasons in Tampa, making seven trips to the Pro Bowl and winning one Super Bowl title. He finished his career with the Oakland Raiders.

Hall of Famer Warren Sapp announced Mississippi State cornerback Jonathan Banks as Tampa Bay Buccaneers 2013 2nd round draft pick.

Former defensive tackle and Hall of Famer Warren Sapp announced Mississippi State cornerback Jonathan Banks as Tampa Bay Buccaneers 2013 2nd round draft pick.

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Former New York Jets Wide Receiver Wayne Chrebet Announces QB Geno Smith as Jets 2nd Round Draft Pick (VIDEO)

Wayne Chrebet, a retired wide receiver for the New York Jets and one of the most popular Jets players in recent memory, announced quarterback Geno Smith as the Jets’ 2nd round pick in this past weekend’s NFL draft.

Photo shows Wayne Chrebet (far right.) with Jets 2nd round draft pick Geno Smith (center)

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Merril Hoge Announces Michigan State Running Back Le’Veon Bell as Pittsburgh Steelers 2nd Round Draft Pick

Merril Hoge, a retired running back for the Pittsburgh Steelers and a current ESPN NFL analyst, announced Michigan State running back Le’Veon Bell as the Steelers 2nd round pick in this past weekend’s NFL draft.

Merril Hoge and LeVeon Bell

ESPN NFL analyst and former Steelers running back Merril Hoge announced Michigan State running back Le’Veon Bell as Pittsburgh Steelers 2013 2nd round draft pick.

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Gabby Douglas Endorses McDonald’s New Egg White McMuffin

Gymnast Gabby Douglas, who won two gold medals at the London 2012 Olympics, has agreed to an endorsement deal with McDonald’s. The deal will see the 17-year-old promote McDonald’s new Egg White Delight McMuffin, which is part of the chain’s healthier product offerings.

Gabby Douglas promotes McDonald's new Egg White Delight Mc

Gabby Douglas promotes McDonald’s new Egg White Delight McMuffin in Times Square

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Denver Broncos Wide Receiver Eric Decker and Fiance Jesse James Star in New Reality Show

Move over Tom Brady and Giselle, football has a new hot couple! E! Entertainment Television announced this week that it has picked up for late Summer 2013, Love And Other Contact Sports: Eric And Jessie, featuring Denver Broncos wide receiver Eric Decker and his fiance, country singer Jessie James.

Photo shows Eric Decker and country singer Jessie James at the 2013 E's Grammy After Party

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Ravens Quarterback Joe Flacco is the New Spokesman for 1st Mariner Bank in Baltimore

Ravens quarterback, Joe Flacco, is the new spokesman for 1st Mariner Bank, a community bank located in Baltimore. How does Joe feel about sending his money to a big bank instead of a community bank? Joe says, Buffalo? Send my money to Pittsburgh?!

Photo shows segment of Joe Flacco endorsement of 1st Mariner Bank in Baltimore.

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Joe Flacco Signs Autographs For Fans In Pikesville Maryland

PIKESVILLE, MD. — Baltimore Ravens quarterback, Joe Flacco, recently met with fans at the Hilton Doubletree located at 1726 Reisterstown Road on April 20 in Pikesville, Maryland. Fans were elated to meet the superbowl hero who made an appearance for a few hours to sign autographs and take photos with fans.

Photo shows Joe Flacco speaking on the David Letterman show about his Super Bowl win.

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Atlanta Falcons QB Matt Ryan Hosts Charity Golf Tournament

ATLANTA, GA. — Atlanta Falcons quarterback, Matt Ryan, recently hosted his third celebrity golf tournament to raise money for the Aflac Cancer Center of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and the Matt Ryan Foundation. The charity golf event took place at the Tournament Players Club TPC Sugarloaf golf course on April 15, the Monday after the Masters tournament. Ryan, an avid golfer has participated in numerous celebrity golf tournaments over the years. ... Read More

Broncos Wide Receiver Eric Decker Endorses MusclePharm

MusclePharm announced an endorsement deal with Denver Broncos wide receiver, Eric Decker. MusclePharm is a nutritional supplement company that focuses on active lifestyles. As part of the relationship, Decker will represent MusclePharm in a series of advertisements, media appearances and social media outlets. ... Read More

Colin Kaepernick to Meet Fans at TRISTAR Bay Area Classic Autograph Show in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — 49er fans! If you would like to meet Colin Kaepernick in person, he will be at the 7th Annual TRISTAR Bay Area Classic Autograph Show at the Cow Palace in San Francisco from April 19 to April 21 where he will meet with fans and sign autographs along with many former and current Bay Area sports legends.

Colin Kaepernick met with thousands of fans in Danville on March 8, 2013, at the re-grand opening at the Safeway on Camino Tassajara, sponsored by Gatorade. ... Read More