2 Cent Tuesday: NFL Playoffs Spur Chippy Chatter

Today’s 2 Cent Tuesday sports blog chronicles some of the unnecessary chippy chatter surfacing from last weekend’s NFL Playoff. Normally, trash talk in sports directly involves player to player confrontations. However, this past weekend unveiled a new type of smack … Continue reading

MIKE Sports Comic Book: Favorite Toughies in Sports

Volume 8 in the MIKE Sports Comic Book Series focuses on my all-time favorite toughies in sports. My choices include: five famous athletes, a legendary NFL defense and most menacing Major League Baseball team ever. Plus, I include a hard … Continue reading

New MIKE on Sports Podcast on Trash Talk

Tough athletes play hard and talk just as tough.

My favorite tough talking athletes are legends Michael Jordan, Muhammad Ali, Joe Namath, Larry Bird and Babe Ruth.

These iconic athletes used their own smattering of smack to gain a psychological edge over opponents. Their brash babble gave them an athletic advantage over rivals and added to their lore as tough, confident competitors.

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Seattle Seahawks’ Richard Sherman Trash Talk Sparks NFL Controversy

Seattle Seahawks’ NFL star defensive player Richard Sherman ignited a maelstrom of debate following his post game comments on FOX.

The ever talkative, supremely confident All-Pro corner back barked boldly that he was the best player in the game when FOX sportscaster Erin Andrews interviewed moments after the final whistle.

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