Author Archives: Ariel Goronja

Mike McCarthy Fired: Packers Players React

Mike McCarthy, head coach to the Green Bay Packers for 13 seasons, was fired Sunday after a devastating 20-17 loss to the Arizona Cardinals at home, dropping Green Bay to 4-7-1. The move was announced by team president Mark Murphy following Sunday’s loss. Offensive coordinator Joe Philbin will be filling in as the interim head coach for the time being, ...

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Charles Dion McDowell, the ‘Neck Guy,’ Training to Become MMA Fighter

Charles Dion McDowell, who has become known online as the “neck guy,” was recently offered a chance to compete at an upcoming Island Fights boxing or mixed martial arts event according to Island Fights CEO Dean Toole. McDowell, who’s never fought competitively and thus would be in an amateur bout, has an offer from Toole to train at the organization’s Pensacola facilities for ...

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Mikaela Mayer: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Mikaela Mayer, a professional boxer from Los Angeles, California, will be debuting on ESPN Saturday night, marking her first, but likely not last, appearance on the network. She will face Edina Kiss in the ring at the Gila River Arena, Arizona at 10:30 p.m ET. “ESPN+ was definitely an opportunity for people to see me fight and mature, so that ...

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PHOTOS: Dolphins Players Protest During National Anthem

Two Miami Dolphins players took a knee and another raised his fist during the national anthem before their preseason opener Thursday night against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, according to the Miami Herald. Receivers Kenny Stills and Albert Wilson took a knee behind teammates standing along the sideline. Defensive end Robert Quinn stood and raised his right fist, as he did ...

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