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

Smithsonian’s Sports Tour Kids Reading List

Sonja Henie's ice skating career was featured.

  Athletes have a unique ability to inspire, motivate, and exhilarate. Through their actions, athletes touch the hearts and lives of all Americans. Herein lies the hidden message of sports: sports inspire us individually and as a nation to be better. — William F. “Bill” Russell The Smithsonian Museum hosted a traveling exhibit called Sports: […]

Oct 22, 2014 15:07

Sideline Coffee Break

Three HOT Reads: Bronco Player Punches Cabbie, Cowboys Buy In, Warriors Score in China

Sideline Pass picks HOT Reads daily.

  Today’s Three HOT Reads take us from Mile High to the Big D with the Cowboys and then all the way to China. A little business, a little football and basketball overseas for your morning. ESPN Dallas. Finally, Garrett’s culture bears fruit Jean-Jacques Taylor knows these Cowboys. The Dallas native covered the ‘Boys for […]

Oct 24, 2014 14:15

Recent Articles

SP Fantasy Football Teams Mean Business at Season’s Midpoint

Russell Wilson is a sports reporter? Photo by Mike Morris.

Hello all, clearly my 4-game losing streak has had an impact on my timeliness. I hope week 8 is the start of a different trajectory. Well, onto the battle recaps. But first, a housekeeping note: The Lions-Falcons game starts at 9:30 am (ET) this week. Don’t forget to set your lineup beforehand! OK, now seriously, […]

Three HOT Reads: Bronco Player Punches Cabbie, Cowboys Buy In, Warriors Score in China

Sideline Pass picks HOT Reads daily.

  Today’s Three HOT Reads take us from Mile High to the Big D with the Cowboys and then all the way to China. A little business, a little football and basketball overseas for your morning. ESPN Dallas. Finally, Garrett’s culture bears fruit Jean-Jacques Taylor knows these Cowboys. The Dallas native covered the ‘Boys for […]

NBA Owners Vote, Rice Appeal, GQ Ranking – SP Three HOT Reads

Three HOT Reads - 10-23-14

GQ rates the sharp-dressed men who talk football every Sunday morning. Who nails the looks and who needs more time on the practice field? The NBA owners rejected the Lottery Reform proposal which opens up a lot more questions. Lastly, we go local news to discuss Ray Rice’s appeal hearing. GQ.com. The Best and Worst […]

SP Three HOT Reads: NBA Atlantic, NFL Money, Wozniacki in NYC

SP Three HOT Reads - 10-22-14

  Today’s SP Three HOT Reads take us to the East Coast. The NYC Marathon and the NBA’s Atlantic Division are two topics in today’s great articles. Grab the coffee. ESPNW. Caroline Wozniacki’s NYC Marathon Goal? Finish Without Passing Out Talk about going from zero to 60! Tennis star Caroline Wozniacki decided to run her […]

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 […]