Category — NFL
Floyd Mayweather Jr. tops Sports Illustrated’s list of the athletes who have bagged the most coin over the past year. And Mayweather has earned his estimated $90 million without a single commercial endorsement.
May 15, 2013 No Comments
We’re betting it is though.
The idiots running the asylum in D.C. will never have any shame. Steve King is the latest 1.
May 15, 2013 No Comments
The former NFL running back, who played for the Saints and Chargers, passed today of a heart attack. He was only 60.
May 14, 2013 No Comments
Being a big fan of the Joe Namath Jets, wide receiver George Sauer was 1 of my favorites. He wasn’t as popular as Namath, Emerson Boozer, Matt Snell, Johnny Sample, Don Maynard and some of the others, but he played a huge role in the team’s success.
Sauer became better known to many football fans during Super Bowl III in 1969, when he helped the Jets shock the world and the Baltimore Colts in what is still considered 1 of the biggest upsets in sports.
Unfortunately, Sauer passed Tuesday from heart failure after suffering from complications of Alzheimer’s disease. He was 69.
May 11, 2013 No Comments
Reminds me of my field and of course life in general for black folks.
African American coaches rarely get a 2nd chance, unlike their white counterparts, to land gigs as head coaches or coordinators in the NFL after they are fired, according to a study. What else is new?
May 2, 2013 No Comments
He will be all smiles when he gets a dose of the awesome activities in Newport Beach and behind the Orange Curtain this summer.
South Carolina tight end Justice Cunningham gets the honors this year.
April 27, 2013 No Comments
The former broadcaster, best known for his work on NFL telecasts, particularly with John Madden, passed today in Dallas. He was 82.
April 16, 2013 No Comments
Michael Jordan, Will Smith, Don Cheadle, Bruce and Brody Jenner, Chevy Chase, Michael Phelps, Dr. J, Jerry Rice and Wayne Gretzky and a host of other celebs kicked off the Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitation Celebration at ARIA Resort & Casino in Las Vegas.
Also in the house: Jordan’s fiancée Yvette Prieto, Michael Phelps, Marcus Allen, Stuart Scott, Roger Clemens, Vince Coleman, Jonathan Ogden, Ron Harper and Jerome Bettis.
John Legend, Blue Man Group and Wayne Brady headlined the entertainment.
Images courtesy of Getty Images Entertainment, Isaac Brekken and Bryan Steffy
April 6, 2013 No Comments
A TMZ cameraman can’t walk and chew bubblegum, or in this case, walk and ask questions at the same time during an encounter with Adrian Peterson.
April 4, 2013 No Comments
The former OU coach passed Tuesday from brain cancer in Scottsdale, Ariz. He was 79. Fairbanks led the Sooners to 3 Big Eight Championships before bolting Norman for the New England Patriots in 1973.
April 3, 2013 No Comments