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Jets QB Michael Vick Prefers to Play as Tom Brady in Madden
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When the Patriots travel to MetLife Stadium this Sunday to play the New York Jets, they’ll likely face off against quarterback Geno Smith, not former star QB turned backup Michael Vick. Nevertheless, TMZ Sports caught up with Vick earlier this week, and Vick admitted he likes playing as Tom Brady when he plays videogames like “Madden NFL 15.” More

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Evan Turner on Boos from Sixers Fans: ‘Jesus Was Hated Too’
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Last night, Celtics offseason acquisition and most annoying Celtics player ever Evan Turner put up 12 points, 6 assists, 5 rebounds and 3 steals against the team that drafted him in #2 overall in 2010, the Philadelphia 76ers, eliciting boos from the Philly crowd whenever he touched the ball. Luckily Turner can put the hate in perspective — by comparing himself to Jesus. More

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3 People Actually Filed FCC Complaints About Tom Brady Saying F*ck on TV
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Tom Brady’s fiery competitiveness has been well-documented, both in his demonstrative celebrations and his proclivity of dropping f-bombs on air. When asked about it, Brady said viewers offended by his words should “blame CBS and NBC for putting it on TV.” And now three people have, according to FCC complaints obtained by the Smoking Gun. More

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This Month in Wrestling: Tables, Ladders and Chairs Recap and Essential Podcasts
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There’s something troubling to be said about the state of WWE when NXT – billed as a training ground promotion for would-be future stars – completely blew “Tables, Ladders and Chairs” out of the water, off the top of a cage, and through nine tables with “Takeover: R Evolution” on Thursday. Sami Zayn’s ousting of Adrian Neville as the NXT champ wasn’t just a better technical match than nearly everything WWE threw at Cleveland last night, it had stakes and characters with well-developed motivations. The same can only be said for maybe 40% of “TLC 2014.” I don’t think anybody expected it to top “Survivor Series.” Sting can only make his first appearance once, after all. But with the exception of the Intercontinental Title match and a few other epic morsels, a lot of this PPV felt tossed together to use up time. More

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Tom Brady’s Run Gets the ‘Chariots of Fire’ Treatment
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Tom Brady’s Facebook page is a must-follow for any Patriots fan — or any NFL fan who wants to witness the power of social media done right, for that matter. After Brady’s 17-yard scramble during Sunday’s 41-13 win over the Dolphins, the Tom Brady Facebook treatment was inevitable. More

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Jon Lester Politely Responds to Twitter Trolls After Signing With Cubs
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Jon Lester left many Red Sox fans feeling betrayed after spurning Boston for a better offer from the Chicago Cubs. But Lester made sure to express his gratitude to the Red Sox organization and its fans — even the incredibly rude ones. More