SP Three HOT Reads – Bosh and LeBron in Brazil, Sit Bulldog Russell Wilson is a sports reporter? Photo by Mike Morris.

SP Three HOT Reads – Bosh and LeBron in Brazil, Sit Bulldog

  Fast Company. WILL THE FUTURE OF SPORTS REPORTING INCLUDE SPORTS REPORTERS? “Here’s how we look at it,” explains Dano. “We give the athletes a platform to express themselves, which means they have the liberty to discuss whatever topics they choose. It’s not our job to put up the velvet ropes and decide who gets […]

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Week 5 With Big Hits – SP Fantasy Football Update Tom Brady was a winning factor in this week's matchups. Photo Credit: Keith Allison

Week 5 With Big Hits – SP Fantasy Football Update

Hey Everyone! Week 5 and the hits just keep on coming! Rogue Esquires dealt PhDinTDs their first loss of the season on the back of strong play from QB T.Brady and RBs M. Forte and P. Thomas.  PhDinTDs is still #1 in the league, but with no undefeated teams left, the gauntlet has been thrown […]

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Farewell, Captain. Jeter Exits in Grand Yankees Style Derek Jeter on deck. Photo credit: Snarlinmonsta.

Farewell, Captain. Jeter Exits in Grand Yankees Style

The Captain leaves the game in grand style. A walk off hit single to end the game against the Orioles. His eternal love for the game shows as he is still excited when discussing the game-winning hit. Bernie Williams, Mo, Pettitte, and of course, Joe Torre waited for him as he celebrated his career in […]

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Bryan Cranston’s Post Season Baseball Performance is Outta Here Bryan Cranston brings baseball to the theatre, if only for one ad.

Bryan Cranston’s Post Season Baseball Performance is Outta Here

For the love of baseball! Bryan Cranston celebrates the game with an awesome one-man show/ad, acting out some of baseball’s most memorable moments. What better way to relive the history of America’s past time? He brings in Captain Derek Jeter’s 2001 flip. Then there was magic in 1975 by Carlton Fisk and Kirk Gibson’s single […]

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Vikings Suspend Adrian Peterson Indefinitely After Critical Missteps AdrianPeterson

Vikings Suspend Adrian Peterson Indefinitely After Critical Missteps

The Minnesota Vikings have deactivated running back Adrian Peterson effective immediately. This is the team’s third decision in less than a week regarding their star player who faces felony child abuse charges. When the charges against Peterson were made public, the team chose not to allow Peterson to play in Sunday’s game against the New […]

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The NFL Must Listen to the Women The NFL has to open the doors to its female fans.

The NFL Must Listen to the Women

  The SP Newsletter that celebrates the NFL Season Opener is typically the easiest one to writer. Fans exhale and make ready for the full 16-game season and post-season while dreaming that their teams could make it to the Super Bowl. Even Browns, Lions and Raiders fans believe that the Lombardi Trophy could be theirs […]

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Interview with John Stephenson, President and CEO of the College Hall of Fame President and CEO John Stephenson demonstrates the interactive experience at the new Hall of Fame.

Interview with John Stephenson, President and CEO of the College Hall of Fame

    The College Hall of Fame  has a new home in Atlanta, GA! Finally, the marvel of a building is open to the public.  Sideline Pass founder Mia Jackson interviewed John Stephenson, President and CEO to hear more about what the new attraction means to college football and the city of Atlanta. Visitors who […]

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UGA’s Malcolm MItchell Loves Books and His New Friends UGA's star receiver is a voracious reader and just another member of the club - the book club.

UGA’s Malcolm MItchell Loves Books and His New Friends

  Malcolm Mitchell spends a lot of time in the club, but not the type of club you’d expect for a 22-year-old star college receiver in the SEC. His love of books sparked the unlikely close friendship with a cool club of middle-aged ladies in his Athens community. “He’s my new friend.” That’s how Kathy […]

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Mo’Ne Davis Is Bad. Super Bad. MoNeDavks

Mo’Ne Davis Is Bad. Super Bad.

“I throw my curveball like Clayton Kershaw and my fastball like Mo’ne Davis.”  Poised and deliberate about her words, Mo’Ne Davis sits for interview after interview after taking the sports world by storm. Her 70-mph fast ball is just one tool in her arsenal that frustrates batters at the 75th Little League Baseball World Series. […]

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Misty Copeland’s Strength, Beauty On Pointe For Under Armour Misty Copeland's Under Armour Ad a Game Changer.

Misty Copeland’s Strength, Beauty On Pointe For Under Armour

  Under Armour released its powerful new ad featuring ballerina Misty Copeland, soloist with the American Ballet Theatre and every young girl AND boy should see it and listen to the message.  The company’s I Will What I Want campaign launches with Copeland, showcasing her brilliance and setting the sports marketing world ablaze with the […]

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Sports Biz - Go Deep

Hot Dog! Fans Pay Big Money For Food At The Stadium

Future Owner! Father & Son returning from Boston one-day trip to see Celtics.

  “Buy me some peanuts and cracker jacks ….”  These days, those ball park snacks may set you back a pretty penny. The cost to grab a beer at an NFL game averages $7.28 and fans pay the jacked up prices. Have you ever wondered just how much the teams make on stadium concession sales? […]

Oct 16, 2014 10:38

Ball Girls

Battle of the Backcourt – Cavs and Wizards

Kyrie Irving vs John Wall - it should only get better. Photo Credit: Erik Drost

Dion Waiters of the Cleveland Cavaliers thinks that Bradley Beal of the Washington Wizards has some good jokes. On September 29th during Wizards’ media day, Beal was quoted as saying that he and Point Guard, John Wall are “definitely the best backcourt in the league.” ESPN caught Waiters after practice and he responded to Beal […]

Oct 14, 2014 9:57

Game Ready Mom

Skateboarder Rob Dyrdek and Lunchables Create Awesome Skate Parks

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“There’s no skating here, so we kick, push, kick, push ….” Young skateboarders are always looking for a welcoming place to skate. Professional skateboarder and MTV Star Rob Dyrdek joined with Lunchables Lunch Combinations to fix that problem by renovating or adding skate parks at Boys & Girls Clubs throughout the country. SP caught up […]

Sep 25, 2014 21:35

Sideline Coffee Break

SP Three HOT Reads – Peyton Breaks Records, Serena Strikes Back, Baldwin on Harvin

Serena and Venus in tennis whites. Photo: Inn Trending.

  ESPN. Baldwin: Harvin trade was ‘shock’ Doug Baldwin doesn’t play the hide-the-truth game that many pros play (often with good reason) when dealing with the media. While such transparency is refreshing, bets are that he’ll only remain as open as he was about former teammate Percy Harvin’s trade for so long. For now, though, […]

Oct 20, 2014 9:32

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SP Three HOT Reads – Peyton Breaks Records, Serena Strikes Back, Baldwin on Harvin

Serena and Venus in tennis whites. Photo: Inn Trending.

  ESPN. Baldwin: Harvin trade was ‘shock’ Doug Baldwin doesn’t play the hide-the-truth game that many pros play (often with good reason) when dealing with the media. While such transparency is refreshing, bets are that he’ll only remain as open as he was about former teammate Percy Harvin’s trade for so long. For now, though, […]

SP Three HOT Reads – Hoyer, Manziel, Coach Pop, SF Fans Win

Travis Ishikawa did get to take home a souvenir #SFGiants #OctoberTogether (Photo @bradmangin)

Welcome to today’s SP Three HOT Reads. Starting with the quarterback question in Cleveland, which the players say isn’t a question at all. Moving to SF with Giants fans BEST stories and some Poppiness from Pop already.   Cleveland.com. Johnny Manziel says if Brian Hoyer signs long-term with Browns, it’s hard to ‘guess how things […]

SP Three HOT Reads – NFL Coverups, Harvin Moves and Kansas City’s New Look

Ray Rice and wife Janay at press conference on May 23, 2014.

Today’s SP HOT Reads mix it up. The first story is the Washington Post’s in-depth look at the NFL coverups of domestic violence cases. Next, the first big mid-season trade of the 2014 season moves Percy Harvin to New York. Finally, it’s all about Kansas City and how the city has changed since the Royals […]

On and Popping! Week 6 Fantasy Football Update

SP Fantasy Football Commissioner Sheree Tribbitt

  SP Commissioner Statement: So much volatility in this league. Week 6 opens with yet another team, 08WhoDats, atop the leader board. 10 of the 12 teams have a new position in the league standings. This is still very much anyone’s game. Mean Machine pulled off a nail biter, winning by just .22 points over […]

SP Three HOT Reads: Baseball’s Mantle, Russell Wilson’s Money and NFL’s Body Blows

"Mantle in NY" Photo by Tony the Misfit.

Today’s Three HOT Reads go back in baseball history, inside a writer’s difficult decision to let football go and around the marketing world of one of the hottest young quarterbacks. All three selections will give you lots to discuss with your fan friends and business buddies. USA Today. Russell Wilson set to cash in off […]

Hot Dog! Fans Pay Big Money For Food At The Stadium

Future Owner! Father & Son returning from Boston one-day trip to see Celtics.

  “Buy me some peanuts and cracker jacks ….”  These days, those ball park snacks may set you back a pretty penny. The cost to grab a beer at an NFL game averages $7.28 and fans pay the jacked up prices. Have you ever wondered just how much the teams make on stadium concession sales? […]

SP Three HOT Reads – Steph and Kobe, Jim Brown and MLB Science

Stephen Curry works Kobe with the 3. Kobe approves. 
Photo: Keith Allison

In today’s 3 HOT Reads, read about the science promising to make better hitters. Also, see why good and bad Jim Brown football memories resurfaced this month. Watch Kobe give it up to Steph. VIDEO: Kobe Bryant shows respect to Stephen Curry after long 3 Much respect is due to the young Mr. Curry and […]

SP 3 HOT Reads – Money, Peyton and Scandals

Florida State athletics bring more money and problems. Photo credit: Jnadler1

  Money and Scandal,  Cover Ups and Break-Ups – The topics of today’s HOT reads. First, are fans voting for football with their dollars? Next, Irsay opens up about letting Peyton go. Lastly, college sports run college towns, which may explain Jameis Winston and others. Remember, don’t keep ‘em to yourself. Share!   NFL.com. Jim […]

SP Three HOT Reads – Russell at Alcatraz; The Cowboys TRADE

The trade set big things in motion in the Big D. Photo: Mahanga

  Big stories featuring larger than life personalities in today’s HOT Reads. Boston’s Bill Russell and Dallas’ Jerry Jones Boston Globe. Bill Russell, K.C. Jones, treated like ‘Rock’ stars at Alcatraz A team of University of San Francisco (USF) college kids featuring future HOF’ers played across the water from the legendary Alcatraz, space to the […]

SP Three HOT Reads – Cowboys, Coach Spo, Fewer Than Hundreds

Erik Spoelstra, Head Coach of the Miami Heat. Photo: Marta Sand

Check out the three intriguing stories posted in today’s hot reads. Sports Illustrated’s feature on Miami Heat Coach Spoelstra is brilliantly written; Jean-Jacques Taylor’s preview of his hometown Cowboys sets the stage for the battle in Seattle; Jerry Angelo counts backward from hundreds. ESPN Dallas. Cowboys under microscope in Seattle Win or lose on Sunday, […]