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Lindsey Vonn – Greatest Female Athlete Ever?

(Image Credit RedBull.com) I no sooner came up with the idea for this post than the latest issue of Sports Illustrated arrived announcing Serena Williams as the Sportsperson of the Year. Not since track and field star Mary Decker back … Continue reading

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NFL “Concussion” Movie “Gift”…And The Gift Of Life

You likely have already heard Sony’s cinematic release of the football drama “Concussion” is scheduled to open on Christmas Day. It is most certainly not a gift for the sport of football in general…and specifically for the National Football League. The … Continue reading

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The Day I Almost Killed My Wife Playing Tennis

My wife and I have not played tennis since. The incident is referred to rarely, in hushed tones…simply as “The Drop Shot.” Several years ago, the Mrs. and I were playing tennis at least once a week.  Never in a … Continue reading

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NFL Player Safety – Current Concussion Comments Crave Comment

“You want to know the real reason Roger Goodell came down so hard on the Saints  for Bountygate? Take a walk down to the federal courthouse in Philly and peruse the lawsuits filed by more than 400 ex-players charging the league … Continue reading

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3 Things Sportsattitudes Takes From NFL Week Fourteen (Tim Tebow-Lindsey Vonn Update Included)

1, 2 and 3. Tim Tebow.  How can there be anything else?  If you had any doubt whatsoever God himself is steering the Denver Broncos through this current stretch of the NFL schedule, I give you the final moments of their win over … Continue reading

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Lindsey Vonn, Ted Ligety Golden To Start 2011-12 World Cup Ski Season

World-class Alpine skiing usually doesn’t cross the casual sports fan’s radar until a Winter Olympics when NBC attempts to whip us all into a patriotic frenzy about caring for all sorts of cold weather activities we otherwise don’t generally see or even hear about…because … Continue reading

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Winning Is Great…But Making Someone A Loser Is REALLY Great!

“What’s better than winning?  Doing it while someone else loses.” Just one fascinating thought within a solid article in the July 18th Newsweek, Why Winners Win At… by Nick Summers.  Regardless whether the battlefield is a tennis court…a boxing ring…or, um…even a battlefield, this … Continue reading

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Brandon Marshall And Concussion Baseline Testing

There are times a writer sits down to write one post and another idea comes roaring across the front pages of our consciousness…whether we get it from the Internet, TV, Radio, Newspaper, etc. This is one of those times. Writing today started out … Continue reading

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