Big-name coaches and players are coming to HBCUs; now what?

Deion Sanders, Cynthia Cooper-Dyke, Eddie George, Lindsey Hunter, Hue Jackson, Mo Williams and Juan Dixon are a few of the most famous former professional athletes who are currently coaching at HBCUs. Sanders’ success even has Jerry Rice considering entering the ring. “It has a huge impact,” Howard men’s basketball coach Kenny Blakeney, who played at […]

After watching Deion Sanders, Jerry Rice now considering becoming a head coach

Another football giant could be headed back to an HBCU. Pro Football Hall of Fame wide receiver Jerry Rice told SI‘s Kyle Mosley he is now considering becoming a head coach. Rice, who has said in previous interviews he’s been approached to coach programs and politely declined, told Mosley the past season of a former […]

Baby Blue of Pretty Ricky shot during attempted robbery (video)

Baby Blue of the R&B group Pretty Ricky was shot Monday night, April 19, 2021, during an attempted armed robbery outside of SpareZ bowling alley in Davie, Florida. The singer was hosting a release party for his new single, “Jerry Rice,” when two men walked up on Baby Blue and his cousin and attempted to […]

We had no clue these famous men were members of Phi Beta Sigma

A tip of the cap is in order to the members of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity as the long-standing fraternal organization celebrates its annual Founders Day. Established over a century ago on Jan. 9, 1914, at Howard University, the founding brothers made it a point to organize a Greek letter fraternity that would truly exemplify […]

Jerry Rice takes the fade route as military vet Jim Wright defends Kaepernick

Hall of Fame San Francisco 49er receiver Jerry Rice invoked the three magically-dismissive words Black Lives Matter activists have grown accustomed to hearing in his passive-aggressive take on Colin Kaepernick’s recent controversial stance. “All lives matter. So much going on in this world today. Can we all just get along! Colin, I respect your stance […]

Attorney Ralph Kenol

Attorney Ralph Kenol is a business leader who believes in serving his community and setting defined and reasonably attainable goals. The 39-year-old Queens, N.Y., native has his own law firm in Hollywood, Fla., where he practices immigration, business, litigation, mediation, nonprofit entities, and wealth protection law. The multifaceted lawyer is fluent in English, Spanish, French and Creole. […]

Celebrity real estate: Most expensive athlete homes

With all the millions made by professional athletes, it comes as no surprise that they own some of the most exquisite homes. From old school players like Michael Jordan and Jerry Rice to those who are still active such as Lebron James and Tiger Woods. See which celebrities made the list for the most expensive […]

Sports stars who’ve appeared on reality TV

Sports stars and reality TV make for strange, but captivating, bedfellows. They’ve also make for great ratings, so the networks are going to continue to leverage the transcendent appeal of A-list Hall of Famers, gold medalists and intergenerational icons to bolster their “reality” shows’ ratings and longevity. Below is a list of iconic sports stars […]

Sexy celebrities in their 50s

Recently just like NBA legend Michael Jordan, this writer also turned 50. And the strangest thing happened, although I am half way to 100, life has not ended or reduced in significance. Thus in honor of this, here is a list of men who are or will be 50 this year. Michael Jeffrey Jordan (born […]

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