Eldrick “Tiger” Woods is a golf legend. Many people know who he is, but most people may not know about how he got to where he is today. [read more...]
Many baseball players are famous for becoming World Series heroes. Though baseball might be 'America's Pastime,' some might not know about the World Series and who plays in it. [read more...]
The year was 1997 and the Packers had not been to the Superbowl in 29 years. Brett Favre was the young quarterback who changed that. [read more...]
Michael Jordan is one of the most famous basketball players of all time. When he was in collage he studied geography at the University of North Carolina. One day a newspaper reporter asked him why he studied geography. Jordan said “I knew I would be going places in life, and I just wanted to know where I was when I got there”. [read more...]
Satchel Paige was one of the greatest players in the Negro Leagues, and went down in history as a pioneer in the game of baseball. In 1933, as a member of the Negro League, Paige threw 64 consecutive scoreless innings and recorded 21 straight wins. He continued to awe his fans with amazing plays for the rest of his career. [read more...]
Ernie Davis was an excellent professional football player. He was really athletic when he was little. He played a lot of sports including baseball, football and basketball. He was born on December 14, 1939. Davis’ parents got divorced shortly after he was born. His dad died in an accident so he lived with his grandparents because his mom worked day and night shifts. [read more...]