Football Quotes

June 28, 2018 0

Football is a game of violent collisions.  Today we set aside the savagery and brutality to focus on the funny.  Here are a dozen quips…

March Matness

June 27, 2018 0

Each spring, wrestlers from 76 Division I schools compete for NCAA individual and team wrestling titles. First held in 1928, March Matness is college wrestling’s marquee event. …

Toughest Mountains

June 26, 2018 0

Mountain climbing is one of the most dangerous activities on the planet.  Unpredictable weather, technical difficulty and rock falls are inherent.  Add extreme conditions, steep…

Stan the Man

June 21, 2018 0

Stan Musial was one of the finest and most consistent hitters to ever step into a batter’s box. No all-time great in any sport gets…

John Urschel

June 20, 2018 0

One of the smartest men ever to play in the NFL turns 27 this Sunday. John Urschel is a mathematician who played offensive line for…

Iron Cowboy

June 19, 2018 0

Chase your highest dreams…there are no limits in life. The multi-sport endurance feats of the Iron Cowboy are mind-numbing.  And blister-producing. James Lawrence is a…

“Nothing great is easy.”  — Captain Matthew Webb. The Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming is a marathon challenge consisting of three famous swims:  the English…

Best U.S. Opens

June 14, 2018 0

The 118th United States Open gets underway today at Shinnecock Hills Golf Club on Long Island. No event in professional golf separates the wheat from the…

MLB All-Century Team

June 13, 2018 0

In 1999, Major League Baseball announced its All-Century Team. During the first half of 1999, an expert panel compiled a list of the 100 best…

Fantastic Finals

June 12, 2018 0

Since 1947, the National Basketball Association Finals is the league’s championship series.  The best-of-seven format pits the winners of the Eastern Conference and the Western…