Bud Grant

May 20 2016

The only man to play in the NBA and NFL turns 89 years old today. Harry Peter Grant, Jr. was … Continue reading “Bud Grant”

Rod Milburn

May 18 2016

Rod Milburn was a man with enormous talent and terrible timing. Rodney Milburn, Jr. was born in Opelousas, Louisiana—a small … Continue reading “Rod Milburn”

Cool Papa Bell

May 17 2016

James Thomas Bell may be the fastest man ever to play the game of baseball. Born in Starkville—anchor of northeast … Continue reading “Cool Papa Bell”

Alan Francis

May 16 2016

Alan Francis may be the most dominant athlete in any sport in the country. Mr. Francis is a purchasing manager … Continue reading “Alan Francis”