Watching this weekend’s incredible coverage of the Masters golf tournament in Augusta, GA immediately brought back painful memories of my own golf game.
As a career duffer, I have a bad short game and my putting is worse. I struggle at times to make the simplest shots on the golf course.
That’s why I’m sharing one of the chapters from my FREE book Clever Sports Comics. It features one of my favorite sports comics ever. Continue reading
Happy Valentine’s Day, sports fans!
On this special day in which we acknowledge the sweethearts in our lives, I thought my sports blog today should remember the extraordinary athlete known as Sweetness.
Allow me to share this excerpt from my Favorite Single Named Athletes book to honor the late NFL Hall of Fame running back Walter Payton of the Chicago Bears. Continue reading
Today’s Friday Sports Funny – there’s no “I” in team – brings to life one of my favorite sports cliches. The well known cliche may be old and overused. However, if you’ve ever played team sports, you’re certainly aware of … Continue reading
Today’s 2 Cent Tuesday sports blog stokes the embers of sports fans’ favorite sayings. They’re expressions that we’ve all used at some point while describing a game or in a simple conversation. Julius Caesar’s “Vedi Vidi Vici” (Latin for I … Continue reading
Long before Linsanity was ever discovered, Vinsanity made NBA fans absolutely crazy.
Rookie sensation Jeremy Lin enraptured NBA fans for a few weeks during the 2011 – 12 season with his surprisingly stellar play as an undrafted free agent guard out of the Ivy League’s Harvard University.
However, the spectacular play of University of North Carolina product Vince Carter regularly drove basketball fans crazy for years. Continue reading
Even in an era of high def Jumbotrons in 80,000 seat NFL stadiums, tacking on the extra point remains a relevant sports expression. Continue reading
The Pittsburgh Steelers, Chicago Bears, and Green Bay Packers are traditionally recognized as NFL blue collar teams. They perennially field squads that embody the strong work ethic of their fans.
Plus, blue collar teams in the NFL have traditionally played smash mouth football. They regularly run the ball off tackle and boast stout, aggressive defenses. Continue reading
With blazing speed, keen vision and an innate talent to juke the drawers off would-be tacklers in the open field, Devin Hester perfectly personifies his nickname – Anytime. Continue reading
More than 40 years ago this week a significant game changer in sports television viewing occurred. On December 7, 1963, CBS Sports introduced Tony Verna’s instant replay concept during the Army vs. Navy football game at the old Municipal Stadium … Continue reading
For a fun way to kick off the work week safely download my FREE Football Comics book. It’s a collection of 25 clever football comics that bring to life familiar football terms and lampoon old gridiron clichés. A bit … Continue reading