The Missing Point on Colin Kaepernick and the Anthem

ANTHEM CONTROVERSY The National Anthem  Colin Kaepernick A quick Google search reveals some interesting headlines. Former starting quarterback, now back-up quarterback, for the San Francisco 49ers, Colin Kaepernick, did not stand when the National Anthem was played this weekend at a 49ers home preseason game. His reasoning (as told to  “I am not going …
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John Saunders: A Legacy of Love and Respect

If we had more people like John Saunders, we wouldn’t have this violence and the hate. John was about one word. Love. ~Dick Vitale * The news hit sports media, particularly those at ESPN, like a ton of bricks. One of the most respected and beloved anchors in the business had suddenly died. The cause …
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Learning Sports Lessons Through Life

WRITER’S NOTE: This article originally appeared on the now-defunct Yahoo! Voices network on June 5, 2012. The article is no longer available on Yahoo’s network. Reprinted here as the author of original work. *** Life Lessons The decision, for me, was never hard. Was it surprising to me? As a life-long sports participant or fan, it …
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