Plaxico Burress’ Super Bowl gala and his beautiful guests

Thursday night in New York City, NFL star and Pittsburgh Steeler wide receiver Plaxico Burress hosted a pre-Super Bowl gala at the Carlton Hotel. Notables who attended included Plaxico’s wife Tiffany Burress who wore Dolce & Gabbana, Brooklyn Nets star Alan Anderson, “America’s Next Top Model” star Eugena Washington, former NBA player Mateen Cleaves, stylist […]

Jovan Belcher and athletes whose guns hurt their careers

When you think about what happened to Sean Taylor, a strong safety for the Washington Redskins who was murdered during a botched home invasion in 2007 (and other athletes who were held up or robbed, like Paul Pierce) you understand why athletes keep some “heat” on them for protection. But the likelihood of that happening […]

NFL’s Plaxico Burress Advocates Against Gun Violence

Plaxico Burress nearly destroyed his promising NFL career because he chose to carry a gun. Burress served two years in prison after pleading guilty to weapons charges that stemmed from an accidental shooting that occurred at a New York nightclub in 2008. During his stint in prison, Burrress was forced to spend 17 hours in solitary […]