Athletes

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7 Dumbest Athlete Arrests

Sometimes athletes just aren’t the sharpest tool in the shed …

07/04/2014

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Sports Verdict: Should NASCAR Drivers Be Considered True Athletes?

In the wake of Jimmie Johnson securing his 6th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship, Donovan McNabb expressed his belief that NASCAR drivers are not true athletes. Is he out of line, or is this type of racing in no way a sport?

11/21/2013

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Miami Hosts Iron Man Triathlon

Three thousand endurance athletes from more than 60 countries competed in the “City Bikes Iron Man 70.3 Triathlon” in Miami on Sunday.

CBS4–10/27/2013

Anthony Bosch, the founder of a Coral Gables anti-aging clinic, agreed to talk to MLB about players who allegedly came to his now-closed Biogenesis of America clinic for PEDs. (Source: CBS4)

Biogenesis Client Names May Be Withheld

More client names involved in the Biogenesis clinic that allegedly provided performance-enhancing drugs to athletes may not be known for some time.

07/26/2013

MIAMI, FL - JUNE 18: Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat controls the ball against the San Antonio Spurs during Game Six of the 2013 NBA Finals on June 18, 2013 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Athletes React Strongly To Zimmerman Verdict

From Dwyane Wade to Mike Wallace and all across the sports world, reactions poured in over the weekend about the George Zimmerman verdict, sometimes saying things they immediately had to retract.

CBS Miami–07/15/2013

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NCAA Pondering Proposals That Would Transform Recruiting

The NCAA released a package of proposals Friday that would change the recruiting calendar, lift restrictions on how and how often coaches can contact recruits, and allow athletes to accept more money for participating in non-scholastic events.

CBS4–12/22/2012

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Miami Filmmaker’s “Broke” Delves Into Athletes’ Financial Problems

South Florida filmmaker Billy Corben’s latest ESPN film, “Broke,” dealt with a topic that is tough for most athletes to talk about, having it all and losing it all. Corben also took time while talking to CBS4 to weigh in on the UM-Notre Dame game on Saturday.

CBS Miami–10/05/2012

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Corben Returns To ESPN’s 30 For 30 With “Broke”

For the second time in as many years, South Florida filmmaker Billy Corben will once again have a feature on ESPN. After first tackling the University of Miami football’s rise to fame, Corben is this time looking at how pro athletes spend millions only to end up “Broke.”

CBS Miami–10/02/2012

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Something Extra: Social Media Olympics Dark Period

If you’re like me and much of the country, you have Olympics fever and love spending time with family and friends, biting our nails while we cheer on U.S. athletes.

CBS4–08/02/2012

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Athletes Use ‘Super Milk’ For A Boost

A substance produced by certain cows is now being used as a boost for athletes.

CBS4–07/12/2011

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