Got to see him live a few times while he was wrestling in the Mid Atlantic Area back in the mid-80's. Guy put on a good show.
Exotic Adrian Street is a former professional wrestler and incomparable icon of style, famous for his flamboyant…
The Freedom Tower is the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere and these two dudes just jumped off it. The…
It's rare to read anything online and forget what you're planning to say as a response. Thanks.
Just let this sink in..."Haywood grew up in Silver City, Miss., moved to Detroit for his last two years of high school, and played just one year of junior college basketball in Colorado before leading the United States to a gold medal at the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City."
Gosh, I loved this story and I love Weedie..
This is just great. Thank you Rob, and Spencer for the honesty and soul.
Finest Kind, Rob. Spencer seems to be one of the more self-aware athletes out there.
The concerns over head trauma have been splashed across the front pages of newspapers and magazines for the past…
On average, today's NFL player's career lasts 3.5 years and makes $6.7 million over that career - with no health benefits. Or take it back 30 years when players made $200,000/year. Medical bills alone could bankrupt an NFL retiree. That money becomes quite useless if you cant enjoy it because of complications to CTE.
haha thanks man. Thanks for posting this.
Man, the contrast between the first part and the second part was pretty powerful. No simple answers on this issue.
At the commissioner's press conference today, he appeared caught off guard by a question from 49ers tight end Vernon…
Of course they would all do it again. It is not a job or career, it is an enviable identity. How many days go by where Al Woodall does not mention being an NFL quarterback?
Basically you're arguing that because people love football, deadspin is just spoiling things. The underlying issue with most fans who defend the NFL in the concussion crisis is not the well-being of a player's health, it's the fear this might change their game. Think about that for a moment: people are putting their… Read more