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Venus and Serena – now we get the rest of the story! Filmmakers Maiken Baird and Michelle Major follow the super star sisters through the whole year 2011 as they fight their way back to the top of the tennis world. The documentary will be released nationally on May 10th.
Kevin Ware of the Louisville Cardinals suffered one of the most gruesome injuries in the history of sports. An injury the likes we haven’t seen since Lawrence Taylor’s hit on Joe Theismann sent shock waves through the football world. But many viewers are far too young to remember that moment. Like older fans remember Joe, we won’t forget Kevin’s pain – nor his promise that he’ll be back.
Both Alex Smith and the Kansas City Chiefs would rather forget about last year. Alex’s season was marred by injury. The Chiefs tragically lost a teammate and friend to a murder-suicide. Their play on the field was secondary to the pain caused by that event. Now they can both start over. Alex can stop looking over his oft-injured shoulder and the Chiefs know that there’s nowhere to go but up. What’s the good and bad about Alex? Let’s check it out.
Tweet Throughout football season, we engage with fans from all over – as far away as Australia! This year the 49er fans were well represented. Sideline Pass was fortunate to connect with Kristen Mueller who offered us the chance to connect with San Franciscos 49er linebacker Patrick Willis via his webcast. A great experience got [...]
Three hot stories this morning. First, the New York JETS are making big money moves by axing five players. Revis is still angry about his trade rumors. The ultra-Christian Josh Hamilton throws stones at his for Texas city. DFW folks aren’t happy. And Da’Quan Bowers is at the mercy of the D.A. for his honesty about the unregistered gun he was carrying.
Is this a dream within a dream? Oh no, these three fine fellas are 100% real and in the flesh. All three are smiling and enjoying the road to the Super Bowl. Each has had a huge role to play on the road to New Orleans. Now it’s time for you to decide which one is the dreamiest. Make your pick!
Your alma mater just got a BCS Bowl Bid. You’re going! But do you take the kids? Winter vacation typically revolves around holiday celebrations with family or finding out where to party on New Year’s Eve. Those activities alone are fun, but adding a bowl game trip could be a great way to wrap up a festive season.
The Playoff Cuties are here! We’re starting with the best crop of defensive folks that you’re sure to love. Sure, they play to win the games. But the passion and emotions rev up to new levels as the players get closer and closer to the Lombardi Trophy. Can you feel it?
2013 is beginning with a bang! Robert Griffin III gave it the old Baylor try, but he was hobbled and the Seattle defense took full advantage. The coaching carousel just keeps going around. Only two teams have hired new coaches – the Bills (Doug Marrone) and the Chiefs (Andy Reid). The NHL lockout finally ended and the NBA teams are heating up. We still host morning coffee on the FB but we’ll be sure to update the page here, too!
While accepting the trophy as winner of the 99th Rose Bowl, Coach David Shaw answered a question about the team seeking national respect. “We still don’t feel like we have it,” said the coach. He meant that. Coach Shaw’s long-term vision for the Stanford Cardinal is quite big and the nerdy, ecstatic alumni are all in!