Their mothers played big parts in Mark Herzlich and Marcus Dixon overcoming the odds. For one it was cancer; the other prison. And the two football players say they wouldn't be 'living the dream' without their moms.
While the NFL's accelerated timetable continues, it's business as usual in MLB with a full slate of games. A potential pitchers' duel between Tim Lincecum and Cole Hamels headlines the Games We're Watching.
Today marks the first day NFL teams can sign rookies and undrafted free agents, so expect lots of activity. We've also got a full slate of MLB action and the WNBA returns from the All-Star Break. Here are the Games We're Watching.
While we await official word on the end of the NFL lockout, we've got a busy day of MLB action on tap, including the return of the first-place Pittsburgh Pirates to national television. Here are the Games We're Watching.
The Top 15 WNBA players of all time will be introduced during the All-Star Game in San Antonio on Saturday, and this year's class enters the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown. Here are this weekend's Games We're Watching.
It's no secret that No. 13 is historically viewed as unlucky or, in extreme cases, cursed. The fear of 13 is so common, there's even a term for it: triskaidekaphobia. In the sports world, though, a few brave players have embraced the number.