Friday Sports Funny: Clever Quote From FIFA Footballer George Best

“Maradona good. Pele better. George Best.” ~ painted on a mural in Belfast, Northern Ireland This funny, but clever quote is written on a wall to memorialize George Best, Northern Ireland’s flamboyant FIFA international footballer. George Best was also known … Continue reading

2 Cent Tuesday: My Favorite Sounds in Sports

Today’s 2 Cent Tuesday sports blog lists my all-time top 20 sounds in sports. While consuming lots of turkey this week, sports fans can also feast on the non-stop college and professional football, basketball, soccer and hockey games available on … Continue reading

Friday Sports Funny: Ref Swallowed His Whistle

Today’s Friday Sports Funny pokes fun at the old sports cliche – the ref swallowed his whistle. It’s easy to see in this blog’s comic that the screaming coach and the agitated players are incredulous that the ref hasn’t blown … Continue reading

Friday Sports Funny: US Women’s Soccer Star Megan Rapinoe Feels Disrespected

This Friday Sports Funny about US women’s soccer star Megan Rapinoe departs from my normal sports comic; however, the intent of this post remains the same. Today is Friday and my post is funny. Actually, it’s absurd, ironic and I … Continue reading

Friday Sports Funny: Team Has Lots of Weapons

Today’s Friday Sports Funny lampoons sports media’s growing trend of politically correct reporting. My intent is not to debate our country’s Second Amendment rights on gun ownership or take sides on whether the Washington Redskins team name should be banished … Continue reading

2 Cent Tuesday: Soccer’s Unique Language & Other Oddities

After watching Euro2016 and Copa America games over the past two weeks, I feel compelled to post this 2 Cent Tuesday sports blog about the unique language and other oddities associated with the sport of soccer. Known as football throughout … Continue reading

#TBT Sports Blog: On This Day in 1972 Title IX Became Law

Today’s #TBT sports blog recounts the ground breaking bill known as Title IX that changed the landscape of women’s sports in our country. On June 23, 1972 former President Richard M. Nixon signed into law the landmark civil rights legislation … Continue reading

2 Cent Tuesday: NBA Finals, Draymond Green, Bill Simmons & More

Today’s 2 Cent Tuesday sports blog once again recaps my observations on the top trending sports news like the NBA Finals, Draymond Green, Bill Simmons and more. NBA Finals Game 6 – Happy to see that a legitimate championship series … Continue reading

#TBT Sports Blog: England’s Giraffe: Jack Charlton

This British athlete carried a distinct advantage every time he ran onto the soccer pitch. He easily heads his way into today’s #TBT sports blog. The leg up Jack Charlton easily enjoyed over the competition was actually his neck. The … Continue reading

#TBT Sports Blog: ESPN’s FIFA Commentator Ian Darke

Today’s #TBT Sports Blog recognizes one of the sports world’s greatest commentators – global soccer’s Ian Darke. ESPN recently signed Darke to a well earned contract extension to cover FIFA, EPL and international football matches for the network. This velvet … Continue reading