Coolest Sports Trophies

April 14, 2017 2

The Heisman Trophy is the most famous individual trophy in all of sports.  First awarded in 1935, it was originally called the Downtown Athletic Club…

George Foreman

October 26, 2016 0

George Edward Foreman went from a high school dropout to a millionaire. Born in Marshall, Texas, January 10, 1949, he grew up poor in Houston. …

Jeff Blatnick

July 26, 2016 0

In 1982, Jeffery Carl Blatnick was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma.  They removed his spleen and his appendix, and he underwent radiation therapy.  Two years later,…

Teofilo Stevenson

March 29, 2016 0

Teofilo Stevenson Lawrence is the first man to win three Olympic gold medals in the same weight division. Born on this date in 1952 in…

Clay-Liston I

February 25, 2016 0

One of the greatest upsets in boxing history took place in Miami Beach, Florida, 52 years ago today when Cassius Clay defeated Sonny Liston to…