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Lawrence Phillips Mom Doesn’t Think he C omitted Suicide

Lawrence Phillips former NFL Star

Lawrence Phillips biological mother, Tonissa Murdock do not believe the former NFL star committed suicide in his prison cell.

Phillips, a star running back at Nebraska and first-round NFL draft pick whose pro career quickly unraveled amid disciplinary problems, was found unresponsive in his California prison cell on Wednesday, and officials said they suspect suicide.

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He was rushed to a hospital where he was pronounced dead, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation spokeswoman Terry Thornton.

Mark Richt Hired as University of Miami Head Coach

Miami hires Mark RichtThe University of Miami will introduce its new head coach on Friday. Former Georgia coach Mark Richt has reached an agreement to coach the Hurricanes.

The decision to hire the 55-year-old Richt came after Miami interviewed several candidates, including former Hurricanes coach Butch Davis, former Rutgers and Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Greg Schiano, who was also a defensive coordinator for the Hurricanes, and Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen.

Richt will become the program’s fourth permanent coach since 2000.

TMZ is Being Sued by Former Clippers Owner

Sterling Sues TMZ

Former Clippers owner Donald Sterling is suing V. Stiviano and TMZ over the recording and publishing of a conversation he had with Stiviano.

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According to the celebrity gossip website, Sterling filed the lawsuit Friday in L.A. … claiming Stiviano “surreptitiously” recorded their conversation sometime between September 2013 and April 2014 — and then either she, or her agents, provided that recording to TMZ.

Former FBI Director Report on NFL Ray Rice Investigation

The NFL did a “half-ass” job investigating the domestic violence incident between Ray Rice and Wife in a Las Vegas elevator!

nfl half ass jobFormer FBI Director Robert Mueller has strong opinions regarding the  Ray Rice situation and has released a report based on his 4 month 4-month investigation into the NFL’s handling of the incident.

In  the report…he basically says  that the NFL essentially “dropped the ball.”

Mueller’s Investigated concluded that: “The NFL should have done more with the information it had.”

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Former MLB Left Fielder Barry Bonds Officially Divorce

It’s official! Barry Bonds can start living the single life again!  

Barry Bonds and Wife Elizabeth Watson Bonds DivorceAfter four years off on again off again marriage and court drama…Barry Bonds, 50,  and his wife Elizabeth Watson Bonds are divorced.

In 2009, Elizabeth Bonds for divorce from her former MLB  left fielder husband.

In 2010, the couple attempted to reconcile their marriage.  That same year they split again.

According to sources an L.A. County Superior Court judge has signed off on the divorce.

Details of the split are unknown, however, they reportedly settled all the particulars in a private deal.

Barry Bonds has a net worth of $80 million dollars.

Barry Bonds Divorce OfficialThey were  married in 1998  and have  a  5-year-old daughter.

Bonds also has two other children by his  first wife  Susann “Sun” (Branco) Bonds.

I’m a very private person. My life story isn’t for everybody.”  Quote ~ Barry Bonds