Sports Commentary

James, Williams AP Choices for Top Athletes

The exploits and accomplishments of Lebron James and Serena Williams are unquestioned. Each is at the top of their sport, and arguably the greatest ever, though there’s much more debate about that in basketball than […]

Sports Commentary

Phoenix May Make History

Over the next few weeks and months the cities of Phoenix and Seattle will shape sports history, as well as signal that the end has come for sports owners who essentially extort money from metropolitan […]

Sports Commentary

Kyler Murray Has Intriguing Dilema

It’s been over two decades since Bo Jackson made history by becoming the first and still the only athlete in American professional sports to be an All-Star in both Major League Baseball and professional football. […]

Sports Commentary

New Book Examines Thorny Relationship

Bob Cousy was the forerunner for today’s generation of explosive and flamboyant point guards. He joined the Boston Celtics from Holy Cross College in 1950, and quickly established himself as a star. Cousy played 13 […]

NFL

Titans Drop Second Straight

By Ron Wynn The Tennessee Titans fast start disappeared under an offensive surge by the Houston Texans Monday night as they dropped their second straight AFC South road game 34-17. The Titans’ record dipped to […]

Sports Commentary

Bell Taking the Ultimate Gamble

Former (soon) Pittsburgh star running back Le’Von Bell is taking the ultimate gamble on his skill and marketability, and what happens may or may not mark a significant turn in terms of how the NFL […]

Sports Commentary

ESPN Gets Embarrassed Again

No network has a bigger sports presence than ESPN. Conversely, no outlet finds itself in more thorny situations because ESPN wants to be both a journalistic center and a partner with various sports networks. That […]

Sports Commentary

New Book Spotlights TSU Champion

Wyomia Tyus is among a special group of women athletes. They were and are the Tennessee State Tigerbelles. Under the leadership of longtime coach Ed Temple, these women were pioneering champions decades before there was […]