I played three years in the National Football League and coached for twenty-eight. So in thirty-one years, I have seen a lot of crazy things. There have been amazing plays and the stuff of highlight reels. However, when I think about the craziest and wackiest thing I ever saw I would have to go back to my first year as head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. We were playing the Miami Dolphins in a preseason game. Before the game started we were out on the field during warm-ups and this happened.
Several months ago, All Pro Dad held a survey to find out the greatest sports movie ending of all time. After a considerable amount of votes, the overall winner was Remember the Titans. It is a great movie with a triumphant ending and a terrific message. There are many great sports movies to choose from […]
Tomorrow is the release of the Woodlawn Movie in theatres. I think everyone should see it. I’m especially challenging high school sports coaches and players everywhere to watch Woodlawn. As I mentioned previously, this movie is based on the true story of NFL veteran Tony Nathan. In a post last week, I discussed things we could […]
On October 16th, there is a movie coming out called Woodlawn. This movie is based on the true story of NFL veteran Tony Nathan who attended Woodlawn High School after its government-mandated desegregation in 1973. I’ve known Tony for a long time and I’m excited to see his story on the big screen. Here are […]
In twenty-eight years in the NFL, I faced a lot of great coaches. Week in and week out, I would face the sharpest football minds. The dedication to excellence in game planning strategy and winning is high. Every week an NFL coach needs to be on top of his game. There is nothing that makes […]
Football fans are counting down the seconds to the 2015 NFL Draft this Thursday. My Tampa Bay Buccaneers have the coveted first-round draft pick. It seems obvious that their pick will boil down to either Jameis Winston or Marcus Mariota. If I was making the pick, I would choose Mariota. He was an unbelievable quarterback […]
We’re on the road to the NFL Super Bowl 2015! This weekend’s games will determine who will be playing in the AFC and NFC Championship games. I’m getting excited to see which teams make it to the big game. Here are my Super Bowl plans for NBC.
The MLB post season starts today. With some of the “big name” teams out of contention, it’s going to be interesting to see who ends up in the World Series. Watch my predictions below and in the comments tell me who you think is going to win the World Series.
There are seven new coaches in the NFL this year. They all have one goal in mind: Turn their organizations around and get them into the playoffs. Out of all the new coaches there’s one coach who I think can make the quickest turn around.
The NCAA 2014 football season is in full swing. This is the first year there will be a play off for the National Championship. Who’s going to get to the final four? Here are my predictions.