Badwater 135

September 27, 2018 0

The Badwater 135 is the world’s toughest foot race. Covering 135 miles non-stop from Death Valley to Mount Whitney, California, the Badwater 135 is the…

World Football League

September 26, 2018 0

The World Football League [WFL] was a short-lived organization that sought to globalize American football. The brainchild of Gary Davidson, who also had a hand…

Sonny Liston

September 25, 2018 0

In the long history of boxing, perhaps even in the entire history of sports, no champion has ever been more hated than Sonny Liston. Liston…

Best College Tailgates

September 20, 2018 0

College football is the king of American sports.  The traditions, colors, marching bands — and the fact that every game matters — make college football…

Gump Worsley

September 19, 2018 0

Gump Worsley was elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame after a career in which he lost more games [352] than he won [335].  Worsley’s…

Most Underrated MLB Players

September 13, 2018 0

Today we examine the careers of ten baseball players who never fully got their due.  Some are Hall of Famers, others should be.  Here are…

Sideline Reporter

September 11, 2018 0

First employed 44 years ago this week, the sideline reporter has become part of televised sports in America. The brainchild of Dick Ebersol, then-executive assistant…