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Remembering Sports Writing Legend Frank Deford

Sports writing giant Frank Deford died this week at the age of 78. Reactions to his passing have poured in as members of the sports media tip their cap to one of the most influential writers in the history of the industry. Here is a small taste of the remembrances from some of the best […]

Fox Sports remembers Bill Webb

FOX Sports mourned the loss of director Bill Webb on Tuesday, March 7. Webb was an inductee into the Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame last December, was a major part of 30 Sports Emmys won by FOX and directed 17 World Series in his lifetime.

Ken Rosenthal wrote a touching tribute to his mentor and […]

Erin Andrews: Journalist and Advocate

Prior to 2008, Erin Andrews was a talented sports reporter working for ESPN. After 2008, Erin Andrews still had talent to spare, but had gained another identity as the victim of a stalker who took videos of her through a peephole in her hotel room door and posted them online. Last year, she won a court case […]

Tribute to a Pro: Edwin Pope

The Miami Herald announced that longtime venerated sports columnist Edwin Pope passed away at 88 years old the night of January 19th. Below, see tributes to Pope from colleagues, peers and the teams he covered.

Tribute by Barry Jackson

Tribute by Greg Cote

Miami Dolphins’ press box renamed

Pope’s last column

Our thoughts are […]

From IndyStar: Carmel’s Rajeev Ram pairs with Venus Williams in Olympics

By Rebecca Harris | @MsRebeccaHarris

RIO DE JANEIRO — On July 30, Rajeev Ram was sitting at home in Carmel, Ind., wondering how he would spend the rest of his summer. Then he got a call that changed his August plans, as he found out he would be sent to the 2016 Rio Games after all […]