Finally!!!! Does anyone remember boxing? I’d understand if you don’t. Well last weekend, for the first time in probably 15 years, I watched a great boxing match. Not only a great fight, but a great heavyweight championship bout. As a huge boxing fan all my life, I was resigned to the fact the sport was […]

ESPN Layoffs In case you hadn’t heard, the ax fell big time today for many of ESPN’s on-air talent. Most folks let go were on expiring contracts and they weren’t offered extensions. Others were offered buyouts. Some of the more notable names included longtime NFL reporter Ed Werner, former NFL QB Trent Dilfer, baseball analyst extraordinaire […]

Dan Rooney R.I.P.

Thursday, April 13, 2017 Steel City’s Rock Image Credit: April 13, 2017 will long be a date remembered in Pittsburgh. It’s the day longtime Steelers owner Dan Rooney passed away at age 84. To list his contributions to the organization would require a book. In short, he took over his father’s (Art “The Chief” […]

NFL Musical Chairs

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 Movin’ on Up? Image Credit: The big news from the NFL this week was the league owners’ approval of the Oakland Raiders moving to Las Vegas. This makes the Raiders the 3rd team in the past 2 seasons to receive league approval to relocate. Some folks are excited about the […]

Memorable Sports Moments

Monday, March 6, 2017 What Are Your Memorable Sports Moments? Image Credit: Sports. We’ve played them. We watch them. They make us cry tears of joy, and tears of heart-breaking misery. The networks dedicate plenty of time broadcasting them. There are countless 24 hour-a-day cable stations dedicated to them. There are ballparks, arenas, stadiums, […]