Happy Halloween: “Deadly Sports Stuff” Comic Book

Happy Halloween! To celebrate today’s holiday, I just released my 3rd edition of the sports comic book Deadly Sports Stuff. It’s available for safe downloading on Amazon for just 99 cents. Click HERE. Here’s my intro. It should give you … Continue reading

#TBT Sports Blog: College Football’s Two Death Valleys

Today’s #TBT Sports Blog tells the history of Death Valley – both of them. One of college football’s most daunting places for visiting teams to play, Death Valley rests peacefully in one of my favorite sports comic books –  Deadly … Continue reading

#TBT Sports Blog: 1927 New York Yankees’ Murderers’ Row

Today’s #TBT sports blog looks back at the 1927 New York Yankees championship team known as baseball’s Murderers’ Row. Baseball historians have called the legendary 1927 Yankees the best Major League Baseball team ever. Yet, back in the 1920s, fans, … Continue reading

Friday Sports Funny: NFL Coffin Corner Perfect Comic for Halloween

Today’s Friday Sports Funny – Coffin Corner – is the perfect NFL comic for this coming Halloween Weekend. Wedged between the end zone pylon and the 5 yard line of any football field sits a small area of turf. It’s … Continue reading

#TBT Sports Blog: Former NHL Embalmer Alf Pike

My latest Throw Back Thursday sports blog post takes a look back into the NHL at former New York Rangers’ player Al Pike.

Most hockey fans who did not know Alfred Pike would think he was just a goon or on the ice because of his creepy nickname.

The New York Ranger was called The Embalmer.

During the off-season, this NHL player worked as a licensed mortician preparing the dead for burial.

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The Deadly Language in Sports

As we approach Halloween, it’s only fitting that I post this blog. The Bernard Hopkins’ comic above not only captures the iconic boxer’s macabre nickname. But, it also serves as an example that the deadly language in sports permeates the … Continue reading

Deadly Sports Language: New iTunes Sports Podcast

The deadly language of sports is absolutely lethal. It’s rich with dire references. It overflows with clichés crying out for imminent death. And, it serves as inspiration for today’s sports podcast on iTunes. Click above to listen to the podcast. … Continue reading

Another “Scary” October Sports Blog: The Undertaker

In anticipation of Halloween later this month, several of my October blogs will focus on the spooky, scary and deadly stuff in sports. Today’s blog features The Undertaker, Mark William Calaway, one of wrestling’s biggest stars ever. When it comes … Continue reading

Deadly Sports Stuff

The sports world is preoccupied with death.

It’s deadly language of sports is absolutely lethal. It permeates the entire landscape of sports.

Grim jargon and murderous mumbling in sports doesn’t stop with just a handful of carcinogenic cliches.

That’s why I wrote Deadly Sports Stuff.

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