Sonny Jurgensen

August 23, 2016 0

In tackle football, a “gunslinger” is a strong-armed quarterback who plays in an aggressive and decisive manner by throwing deep and with risk.  Sonny Jurgensen—who…

Earl Anthony

August 15, 2016 1

The greatest ten pin bowler in history was also a scratch golfer. Born in Tacoma, Washington, April 27, 1938, Earl Roderick Anthony was a superb…

Nate Thurmond

July 25, 2016 0

Nathaniel Thurmond recorded the first quintuple double in NBA history. Born in Akron, Ohio—home of LeBron James [Daily Dose, December 30]—on this date in 1941,…

Molina Brothers

July 20, 2016 0

Vega Alta, Puerto Rico, is nicknamed El Pueblo de los Nangotaos—Town of the Squatters—after the posture assumed by sugar cane cutters as they waited for…

Bob Ladouceour

July 19, 2016 0

Bob Ladouceur may be the greatest football coach ever to roam the sidelines—at any level. Born in Detroit, Michigan, July 3, 1954, Robert Eugene Ladouceur…