Arizona Cardinals Coach Bruce Arians announced on Sunday that running back Andre Ellington will be placed on the injured list following numerous injuries.
Ellington reportedly has a sports hernia and injuries to his foot and hip, ending his run for the Arizona Cardinals for the season. He is ending the season early with a total of 660 yards and three touchdowns at 3.3 yards per rush, as well as 395 yards and two touchdowns with 46 catches.
It has been reported that Ellington will travel to Philadelphia to undergo surgery and repair the hernia on Monday. During his run for the Cardinals, the 5-foot-9, 199-pound Ellington has played a total of 27 games, had a scrimmage total of 2,078 yards and scored nine touchdowns. more >>
Jason Garrett, the coach of the Dallas Cowboys, has announced that despite having several of their players injured, they are positive that they would recover enough to return to the field during the team's upcoming practice session on Wednesday.
The team is preparing to face off against the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday, but ended up with five players injured during the past few games, such as linebacker Dekoda Watson, defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence, defensive backs Jeff Heath and Tyler Patmon, and quarterback Tony Romo.
Watson ended up with a hamstring strain, while Lawrence had issues with his ribs. more >>
Jeremy Lin has lost his starting point guard position on the Los Angeles Lakers and admits the season is one of the toughest he has played in his career.
Lin, the 26-year-old Los Angeles Lakers guard, was recently benched by Lakers coach Byron Scott in favor of guard Ronnie Price. The Christian athlete spoke to ESPN senior writer Ramona Shelbourne about the tough time that has resulted in a 5-16 record for the team.
Lin responded to losing his starting spot by saying it was "one of the toughest situations I've ever been in ever since I've started playing the game of basketball." more >>
The New York Knicks have had their worst start in franchise history, and may now be leaning on the Bible to get them through it.
With rookie coach and five-time championship winner Derek Fisher leading them, the Knicks have lost their last eight games, leaving them in 14th place in the Eastern conference. The Knicks have had their worst start after 20 games for any of the franchise's teams dating back to it's first season in 1946-'47.
According to The Wall Street Journal's Chris Herring, the team had a Bible verse written on a whiteboard in the locker room Sunday, which may be helping the players get through the challenges they face. more >>
Tim Tebow is surprising shoppers by paying off their layaway accounts, while letting the world witness the deed for a segment airing this week on "Good Morning America."
Tebow, 27, may no longer be a quarterback in the NFL, but that does not stop him from working. The Christian athlete has been appearing in the ABC morning show "Good Morning America," where he works on the segment "Motivate Me Monday" to share inspirational stories at the start of each work week.
The NFL player turned ESPN football analyst will travel the country to pay off people's layaway accounts, and began by doing so in an Orlando, Florida, Walmart for a woman named Jasmine Nunes. Tebow paid Nunes' $220.02 layaway balance, which included Christmas gifts for her nieces and nephew during hard financial times for her family. more >>
While rumors surrounding Tim Tebow and Jana Duggar continue to circulate, his publicist has made certain that there's no confusion — the two Christian celebrities are not dating.
Tebow, 27, a former football star and now an SEC college football analyst, was believed to have been dating the Duggar daughter, 24. Rumors began circulating that the two were being pushed together by her father, Jim Bob, and even Tebow's mother, Pam. The rumors only grew in intensity when a photo of Pam, Jim Bob and his wife, Michelle, was posted online by the Duggar patriarch.
Fans of both were hopeful that the young evangelical Christians would get together, forming perhaps one of the most famous super-couples. Yet Tebow's publicist released a statement quashing all of those dreams and revealing that the two had no connection. more >>