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Finally Coloring Outside the Lines

High profile athletes always get the benefit of having media at their disposal, regardless of what they may say.  Society seems to always flock to the every word that “big time” athletes put out.  Those […]

WAOK-AM–04/02/2012

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Republicans Buy Hoodies Too

Sports has often been a vehicle for social change in America.  Throughout time figures like Jim Brown, Bill Russell and Muhammad Ali stood up for social injustices but were still remarkable athletes.  At the time, […]

WAOK-AM–03/23/2012

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Hurricane Peyton and the Carnage Left Behind

Conditions around the Greater Indianapolis Area started deteriorating around March 5th.  A system where hot and cold air masses combined for opposing effects thus causing the final conclusion to happen on March 7th.  Hurricane Peyton Manning was released on March […]

WAOK-AM–03/17/2012

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Creating Magic Twice

ESPN is premiering, “The Announcement” by Nelson George, following in the footsteps of other riveting sports related documentaries.  The film is about Earvin “Magic” Johnson and his announcement on November 7th, 1991 of his contraction of the HIV […]

WAOK-AM–03/11/2012

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The “Process” Better Payoff

The marketing of the National Football League is so great because the product is always entrenched in the mindset of those that watch.  The Super Bowl is a thrilling game, there is about a two-week […]

WAOK-AM–02/24/2012

J. Lin

Sanity for Lin

I love sports.  I love everything about it, from the thrill of victory to the agony of defeat.  I have loved sports since picking up a football back in Bladen County, North Carolina many years […]

WAOK-AM–02/20/2012

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“My Reputation Proceeds Me”

I wonder how Terrell Owens feels when the sports media depicts him in a negative light.  On some levels he has poured the gasoline on the media fire, especially considering some of his antics, however […]

WAOK-AM–02/12/2012

Eli and Peyton

My Brother’s Keeper

Super Bowl 46 is over with the New York Giants winning a second championship in the last four years.  Eli Manning lays claim to a second Most Valuable Player Award and another trip to Disney […]

WAOK-AM–02/08/2012

Cris Carter

Somebody Hates Cris

The NFL Hall of Fame Class of 2012 was announced this past weekend.  The new inductees are cornerback Jack Butler, center Dermontti Dawson, defensive end/linebacker Chris Doleman, defensive tackle Cortez Kennedy, running back Curtis Martin, and tackle […]

WAOK-AM–02/05/2012

State College Reacts To News Of Joe Paterno's Death

“Just Stop It”

Normally I am the type of writer and I follow the type of writing that has a balance of opinion and research.  For this piece however, there is not much gathering that needs to take place.  […]

WAOK-AM–01/29/2012

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