NFL


Is Kaepernick being “blackballed” by the NFL?

Nearly a year after Colin Kaepernick took a stance (or rather lack of) on what he believed were social injustices, he continues to be a hot topic and one of controversy heading in to the start of this NFL season.  The controversy began last year when Kaepernick refused to stand […]


An open letter to Colin Kaepernick

Dear Mr. Kaepernick, I’m sure you’ve been bombarded with questions, comments and media requests since last Friday, but I hope that my message somehow makes it’s way to you.  When I first heard reports that you had refused to stand during the national anthem, my initial reaction was similar to […]


Perseverance – “Don’t ever give up” part III

Tonight, millions of sports fans watched the ESPY Awards, which is ESPN’s annual awards show that stands for Excellence in Sports Yearly Award.  The show, which recognizes individual and team athletic achievement and other sports-related performance aired on ABC for the first time after airing on sister network ESPN for the […]


Time for Jamies Winston to learn personal accountability.

If I had my way, Jameis Winston would change his twitter user name from @jabowins to @jabolearns.  Looking at his accomplishments, it’s sometimes hard to remember that he’s only 19.  During his freshman year, he won the Heisman Trophy and college football National Championship game. His stats are incredible…he was […]


Don’t give up…Part II – The Stuart Scott Story

While watching the 2014 ESPN ESPY Awards, many people were likely overcome with a feeling of deja vu and a reminder of the powerful moment that occurred during the very first ESPY awards show.  It’s hard to believe that was 21 years ago, when Jimmy Valvano gave his now legendary […]