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Tiger Woods' Ex-Caddy Talks "Wasted" Time

Steve Williams still angry about being let go by golf's former king
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Two days after news broke of the split between golf's former top player and his longtime caddy, Steve Williams is still upset at Tiger Woods. And he's still telling the press all about it.

Williams told the New Zealand Herald that he feels he's "wasted the last two years of [his] life" waiting around for Woods to get his body and mind back in working order.

After staying with Woods through the disintegration of Tiger's marriage and reputation, Williams called the timing of his termination "very poor."

12 Media Questions For SEC Coaches

Here are the 12 questions we'll never get answered at the SEC Media event in Birmingham.
<p> Here are the 12 questions we want answered at the SEC Media event in Birmingham.</p>
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-by Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden)

Throngs of fans and radio jocks flock to media events across the nation each year to signify the kickoff of the NCAA football season. And none of them learn a damn thing.

Nothing actually happens at a media event. Coaches spew cliches for eight hours and fans climb over the top of each just to get a chance at a picture or autograph with their favorite distinguished headmaster.

Japan Surprises US, Wins The Women's World Cup Final

Missed opportunities cost the US team their first win in 12 years.
<p> Missed opportunities cost the US team their first win in 12 years.</p>
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Update: A replay of the Women's World Cup Final between the US and Japan is currently being shown on ESPN2.

Japan has won the 2011 Women’s World Cup final. And while all the credit goes to Japan, it’s clear that missed opportunities cost the US team the soccer championship. The USA had numerous first half chances and held a one-goal lead twice, but Japan showed resilience, kept fighting and finally pulled out the 2011 World Cup championship in penalty kicks.

Casey Anthony Verdict: It's OJ Simpson All Over Again; Update: Casey Anthony Released

The evidence was overwhelming, but both are walking away.
<p> The evidence was overwhelming, but both are walking away.</p>
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UPDATE: Casey Anthony was released from prison on June 17, 2011, exactly 366 days (three years plus one day) she was arrested for the murder of her daughter Caylee Anthony. Her controversial acquittal has spawned protests outside the Orange County Jail. People with signs, protestors and just plain gawkers were there to witness her release and yell obscenities. 

She wore a pink shirt and a pair of sweatpants as she walked out of the jailhouse at 12:08 am.

Marc Anthony and J Lo Have Split; Will J Lo Win The Dolphins In The Divorce?

The minority owner of the Miami Dolphins separates from his wife.
<p> The minority owner of the Miami Dolphins separates from his wife.</p>
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After seven years of marriage Marc Anthony and J Lo have separated, according to reports.

NFL, NFLPA Finally Agree on Rookie Salary System

Rookies will still get paid, just not on a Sam Bradford level
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The final hurdle to NFL labor piece may have been cleared Thursday night.

ESPN reported that the league's owners and the NFL Players Association have reached a tentative agreement on a new rookie wage system, which has been said to be the final stumbling block toward a new collective bargaining agreement.

Shaq Joins Turner Sports: Call Him "The Big Analytical"

O'Neal stops dabbling in others' sports, and will now be paid to talk about his own
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Anyone who has been clamoring to hear Charles Barkley and Shaquille O'Neal trade jabs and comments about the NBA will soon have their wildest dreams granted.

Fresh off a retirement that concluded an unquestioned Hall of Fame career, Shaq has signed an agreement to join the Turner Sports team, including the studio show Inside the NBA. Shaq will fill the fourth chair alongside Barkley, Kenny Smith, and host Ernie Johnson, as well as provide content for NBA.com and occasionally show up on NBA TV.

Elin Nordegren is Over Tiger, Dating Billionaire

Tiger Woods' ex wife has landed on her feet, and into another pile of money.
<p> Tiger Woods' ex wife has landed on her feet, and into another pile of money.</p>
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Elin Nordegren, Tiger Woods' ex-wife has apparently gotten over her ordeal with her cheating husband. Well, at least she's dating again. And if poetic justice is worth anything, it looks like she's emerged from the scandal of his infidelities much better than Tiger has.

Dean Martin's Burger Recipe

Dino knew his way around the kitchen, thats for sure.
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Dean Martin's burger recipe is perfect for any sports fan. There's no need to fool with fancy macerations or sautees. Just cook some meat, pour some shots, turn on the TV and dinner is ready.

It's clear Dino knew his way around the kitchen. It's almost as if he's the male version of Julia Childs with this recipe for his "Martin Burgers".

Auburn Tigers Under Investigation by the NCAA

The NCAA has announced that it is still investigating the Auburn Tigers and Cam Newton.
<p> The NCAA has announced that it is still investigating the Auburn Tigers and Cam Newton.</p>
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-by Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden)

The NCAA has inadvertently announced that it is still very much investigating the Auburn Tigers concerning the Cam Newton pay-for-play saga.

In an AP story late Wednesday, it was reported that NCAA vice president for enforcement Julie Roe Lach was asked several questions by Auburn head coach Gene Chizik at the SEC meetings in Destin last month, one of which was why had the NCAA not announced that the Newton investigation was put to bed.

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