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Bend it like Blanda

By David Rudick aka Rudickulous

 

If Brett Favre was considered too old to play in the NFL, somebody should have carted George Blanda off to the nearest retirement home eight years before he even considered it. Truly a force to be reckoned with, the Canton Football Hall of Famer was known as one of the most unbelievable players in all of football. Playing in four different decades (40s-70s), “The Grand-Old Man” made four AFL all star games, five All-AFL selections, two All- Pro selections, the UPI, AP, TSN AFL MVP in 1963, League champion in 1960, 61, and 67, and a More >

The Four Saddest Words

By Pedro Maicazo aka metsmagic18

What could have been.  John Greenleaf Whittier coined this phrase back in 1856. Little did he know,  these words would end up meaning a lot in the world of sports. The poem is about a maid who meets a judge. They fall in love but end up marrying other people, while wondering their whole lives;  ”what might have been?” . Similarly, in every day sports you find these guys. Not all of them are so well known. Everyone knows Drazen Petrovic,  Len Bias,  Armando Galragga’s perfect game. But there are so many of these players, these More >