Posts Tagged ‘History’
File that under “headlines you never thought you’d read in 2017”. Along with a lot of the other headlines from world events you’ve seen this year, now you can add “Jay Bruce Saves The Day”.
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Jay Bruce Saves The Day, But Not From Ray Ramirez
On the morning of February 5, 2017, the day of Super Bowl LI, I woke up to a moment of sheer panic. What was I seriously doing going to a bar situated in Boston surrounded by Patriots fans no less? I was born and bred a Bills fan
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A Bills Fan Walks into a Bar…In Boston by @stephietweets
Our Eagles draft analyst ~BROZ comes out with a new Drafttek mock this week— SPOIL ALERT!—here’s a preview: “As of now,…will get Corey Davis in the 1st. It’s a good thing, cuz then you get to see how the rest of the draft shapes up if you spend your 1st rounder trying to get a #1 WR, instead of trying to spend money trying to get a #1 WR.” “Got Teez Tabor Gator CB in the 2nd……..and my Illini boy SMOOT in the 4fff !!!!!” 1: Corey Davis WR 2: Teez Tabor CB 3: Tre’Davious White CB 4: Dawaune Smoot DE “That’s like 4 possible first rounders right there. WINNING !!!!!!!!!!! (but means we’re not adding premier talent to the o-line….just 2nd tier guys like we did last year.)” That’s not the first time we’ve seen that Florida cornerback Teez Tabor linked to the Eagles—but Todd McShay seems to think it will be a 1st round pick that’s required to land him.
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They keep teasing the Eagles with Teez Tabor!
Tuesday, Oakland A’s brass revealed that when the team takes the field on Opening Day, they ‘d be playing on the newly named “Rickey Henderson Field”. That’s right, the playing field at the Coliseum is now named after the longtime outfielder and Hall of Fame speedster. “Obviously Rickey is the greatest player we’ve ever had in the history of the Athletics, and it seems like such a fitting tribute to someone who’s from Oakland, who has done so much for the club, for the community,” team president Dave Kaval said
FOR SALE: Rickey Henderson Senior Yearbook
Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big story line. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. Since returning from an injury in mid-December, the Celtics guard has bordered on unstoppable.
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Your Morning Dump… Where Isaiah’s positives far outweigh the negatives
‘Baseball’, a nine-part documentary by Ken Burns that premiered in September 1994, chronologically follows the history of the sport — profiling the key personalities and events in great detail over an unprecedented 18.5 hours. The initial broadcast was watched by 45 million viewers and the film won a 1995 Emmy Award for Outstanding Informational Series. In our discussion, done around the program’s 20th anniversary, Burns talks about the film’s production, some of its notable interview subjects, and its legacy.
Episode #6 (12/30/14): Ken Burns
The 3A, 4A, 5A, and 6A WPIAL Championships took place last Friday at Heinz Field. Beaver Falls claimed their first WPIAL title since 1984 by running out to an early lead against Aliquippa then holding on against a furious comeback in the final minutes.
WPIAL 1A & 2A Championship Preview
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, no doubt you’ve heard the one about Donald Trump going all creepy uncle about dating a ten-year-old girl in ten years . And while most of us looked at the comment with a raised eyebrow, one guy absolutely took up for The Donald. Curt Schilling
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Curt Schilling Continues to Defend Donald Trump for Some Reason