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  • Mount Rushmore features four who shaped Lehigh Valley

    Mount Rushmore features four who shaped Lehigh Valley
    When I proposed sculpting a Mount Rushmore of the greatest members of my Hall of Fame, one of the respondents named four giants in Lehigh Valley philanthropy. This shamed me into creating still another mythical Mount Rushmore, for men and women who...
  • Andre Reed induction eases a fan's prolonged pain

    Andre Reed induction eases a fan's prolonged pain
    The Morning Call's coverage of the Super Bowl extravaganza was just great, with one glaring exception. The 43-8 Seattle Seahawks victory over the Denver Broncos, said one of Monday's stories, was "the biggest blowout since the Cowboys trounced the Bills...
  • Virginia Tech's Brandon Facyson and Kendall Fuller are playing beyond their years

     Virginia Tech's Brandon Facyson and Kendall Fuller are playing beyond their years
    BLACKSBURG — As soon as the challenge came from Kendall Fuller, it wasn't going to be long before Brandon Facyson came back with a response. That's the way it's been with Virginia Tech's true freshman cornerbacks this season. Nothing gets past...
  • Two Chuck Bednarik ceremonies planned for Liberty on Friday

     
    Chuck Bednarik will be honored in two separate ceremonies on Friday at Liberty High School with the second one culminating in the unveiling of a statue of "Concrete Charlie" at Bethlehem Area School District Stadium. The first ceremony will take place...
  • Upcoming TV attractions: Matt Millen "A Football Life" & Darrun Hilliard/Villanova special

     
    The NFL Network will air its latest in the "A Football Life" series next week and this one will have special interest around here since it will feature the career and life of Whitehall and Penn State product Matt Millen. It includes an interview with...
  • Corbett administration honors 'Concrete Charlie'

     
    Gov. Tom Corbett’s administration has honored NFL Hall of Famer, Eagles legend and Bethlehem native Chuck Bednarik for his decades of service on the state Athletic Commission. Bednarik, 88, of Upper Saucon township, Lehigh County, was presented with...
  • Monday Morning Quarterback: Top 10 thoughts following hydrogen bombing of Bears

     
    In a rare departure from our usual Monday Morning Quarterback format, we're going this week with a list of the Top 10 thoughts following the Eagles' record-setting massacre of the Chicago Bears last night. The reasons are because there's just......
  • Had fun doing Mt. Rushmore of sports broadcasters column and came up with a few more lists

     
    In case you didn't see it in today's print edition of The Morning Call or found it while buried online, here's my column on a sports broadcasters Mount Rushmore for baseball, football, basketball, the Phillies, Yankees, Mets, Olympics etc. http://www....
  • Mount Rushmore

     
    Presumably because of Presidents Day, ESPN was on a big Mount Rushmore kick last week. Most, but not all, of these involved sports, and it was catching. The Call's Keith Groller even got into the act with a bunch of......
  • Super Bowl winners show exactly what Eagles need

    Super Bowl winners show exactly what Eagles need
    — So much changes from year to year in the NFL that it's impossible to say if the Seattle Seahawks will even be back in the playoffs next season, much less repeat as Super Bowl champions. But one thing is certain as far as the Eagles trying to...
  • Matthew Millen impressive with his honesty in assessing his father's situation in Detroit

    Matthew Millen could have followed his father's path to the broadcast booth. That's the impression I got from watching "A Football Life: Matt Millen" on the NFL Network. The hour-long documentary debuted on Tuesday night and will be shown many times...
  • "Concrete Charlie" to have a big day at Liberty

    "Concrete Charlie" to have a big day at Liberty
    He is one of the greatest players in the history of football, and certainly one of the best athletes to ever come out of Bethlehem and the Lehigh Valley. So, why not have two ceremonies to honor Chuck Bednarik? That's what is going to happen Friday at...