Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Hail to the Whippets!

A few weeks ago, I was honored to attend the 50th Anniversary Celebration of the Mobile County School’s (MCTS) last undefeated state champion football...

It’s True, Homer is a Hall of Famer

Homer Simpson was inducted into Baseball’s Hall of Fame as part of a The Simpson’s exhibit commemorating the 25th anniversary of “Homer at the Bat.”...
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Ben Billman’s NBA Email Exchange

Below is a transcript of an email exchange between United States Sports Academy doctoral teaching assistant Ben Billman with Sherif Mansour, a healthcare consultant...

2016 is the Year of the Underdog

It is only early November, but 2016 will go down as the year of the underdog in sports. Here are some of the moments...

Did Vince McMahon Learn Any Lessons from XFL’s Demise in 2001?

It appears Vince McMahon is looking to bring back the XFL after selling off some of his stock in World Wrestling Entertainment and taking...

MLB Expansion is on the Table

By Evan Weiner | Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred is still pushing the idea that the league should add two teams to its 30...

Periodization for Coaching Distance Runners—Timing is the Key to Training

(Editor’s Note.  How hard and how often to train are issues that concern both serious and recreational runners.  Dr. Buns is an experienced runner...

Plan to Pay NCAA Student-Athletes in Works

While college football fans wait for Boise State, Air Force, Navy, Central Florida and a bunch of other schools to accept an invitation from...

Where Have You Gone Steve Bartman?

The Sport Digest frequently runs pieces dealing with ethical issues in sports.  Recent stories have focused on the numerous NCAA members who have football...

Armour: Mickelson’s Split with Caddie Probably isn’t What You Think

Splits are never easy. Handling them with grace and maturity is even harder. Just as they once set the standard for stability, Phil Mickelson and...
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