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Will Smith, Former Saints Player, Killed in Road Rage

Will Smith and his wife, Racquel, were “having a blast” at a city festival mere hours before they were both shot, leaving the former New Orleans Saints defensive end dead and his wife hospitalized. New Orleans Police Department spokesman Tyler Gamble was reluctant to use the term “road rage,” but a police statement says Smith and the driver of a Hummer SUV “exchanged words” before the Hummer’s driver shot S ...

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Lady Trojans Become Pride of Jax with National Championship

The Ribault Lady Trojans basketball team was victorious in the 2016 national championship, bringing home the gold to a packed airport ready to greet them.  The team dominated Riverdale (Maryland) Baptist 75-49 in the Dick's Sporting Goods high school basketball championship Saturday morning in Madison Square Garden. The team arrived at JAX late Saturday night to a crowd of supporters holding signs. “This gi ...

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Jax Sports Enthusiasts Debut the Ultimate Online Sports Experience with Fanzoos

By Ivan Thomas - Sports enthusiasts gathered on Thursday for the launch of FanZoos, a new tech company that aims to revolutionize the way sports content is received and how fans connect around the latest news and developments in the sports world. The event took place at the Beaver Street Enterprise Center. It was free to the public. Created by Wilnic Marc and partners Richardson Pierre and Clerna Marc, FanZ ...

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Lady Trojans Honored by the Governor

The Lady Trojans Girls Basketball team at Jean Ribault Senior High School were honored in Tallahassee by Governor Rick Scott, State Representative Mia L. Jones, State Representative Reggie Fullwood, State Senator Audrey Gibson and the entire Florida House of Representatives and Florida Senate for winning the Florida high school girls basketball Class 5A state championship and being selected to play in the N ...

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Ribault Girls Win Third 5A Title

No. 11 from the rafters at Ribault. The Lady Trojans claimed the class 5A Championship after beating Bishop Moore-60-37 last weekend. head Coach Pennick was very emotional after the win and spoke of how much those title means to the community. She also said that she'll coach one more year before retiring. The Ribault Lady Trojans are the only Duval County school to win a girls basketball championship this s ...

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“Concussion” Continues to Plague NFL Players

Lawrence Phillips' family has opted to donate the brain of the former Nebraska and NFL running back to researchers studying the traumatic brain injury said an attorney representing the family. Phillips was found unresponsive at Kern Valley State Prison in Delano, California. He was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead in what the Kern County coroner on Friday ruled was a suicide. Dan ...

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Top Sports Moments of 2015

by Amanda Scurlock * The fight for racial inequality at the University of Missouri reached a pivotal moment when 30 members of the Mizzou Football team refused to participate in practices and other team activities until Tim Wolfe the president of the University resigned. Black students had expressed their campus experiences to Wolfe, but Wolfe remained indifferent to their complaints. The protest of the pla ...

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Jax Jaguars (17) versus Atlanta Falcons (23)

It was game time as the Jacksonville Jaguars ran on the field to play against their opponents the Atlanta Falcons. The Jaguars were eager to win the game which would have placed them in a possible play-off berth for the 2015 season Superbowl. The Jaguars lost 23-17 and the Jacksonville Jaguars playoff hopes were all but squashed on Sunday at EverBank Field. The Jaguars (5-9) went 0-of-8 on third down and lo ...

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Michael Jordan Donates Settlement Money to 23 Local Charities

by Kate Shepherd, chicagoist.com Michael Jordan has scored big time for 23 Chicago charities and the kids they help. The Bulls legend has donated the money from his multi million-dollar civil settlements with two supermarkets to 23 local charities that work with kids, according to the Tribune. After winning $8.9 million in a lawsuit against Dominick's this summer for the unauthorized use of his name in an a ...

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Jaguars 51 vs Colts 16

Jags Unlikely Contenders for Play-Offs - The Jacksonville Jaguars continued their winning streak against the Indianapolis Colts, Sunday, December 13th at Everbank Field. Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles (#5) scored a touchdown during the second half of the NFL football game, as the Jaguars beat the Colts 51-16. The Jaguars are currently in the running for an unlikely playoff spot! The next Jag ...

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