Bobby Bell

June 16, 2016 2

Number 78 turns 76 tomorrow. Bobby Lee Bell, Jr. was born in Shelby, North Carolina, June 17, 1940.  His father, Pink Lee Bell, picked cotton…

Dick Enberg

May 11, 2016 3

Richard Alan Enberg is one of the most important sports broadcasters of the past half century. Born January 9, 1935, in Mount Clemens, Michigan, home…

Bo Schembechler

April 1, 2016 1

The University of Michigan has won more college football games than any team in history and Glenn Edward Schembechler, Jr. earned more victories than any…

Harris and Swann

March 7, 2016 0

Happy birthday to two of the greatest players in Pittsburgh Steelers’ history. Franco Harris was born in Fort Dix, New Jersey, on this date in…

Bob Mathias

November 17, 2015 1

The only athlete to ever compete in the Olympics and play in the Rose Bowl in the same year grew up anemic. Robert Bruce Mathias…