Jim Ryun

April 29, 2016 0

The greatest miler in American track history turns 69 today. James Donald Ryun was born in Wichita, Kansas, on this date in 1947.  After being…

Lance Alworth

April 28, 2016 2

Lance Dwight Alworth is the only player in pro football history to be elected to both the AFL and NFL All-Time Teams. Born in Houston,…

Graeme Obree

April 27, 2016 2

The Flying Scotsman is one of the most unorthodox athletes in the history of cycling. Graeme Obree was born in Nuneaton, a small town in…

Organ in Baseball

April 26, 2016 2

Not only is Chicago the City of Broad Shoulders, it is also the home of organ music in sports. In the early decades of the…

Harlem Globetrotters

April 25, 2016 3

The Harlem Globetrotters are the most famous basketball team of all time. The Savoy Big Five was a basketball team founded on the south side…