THE CONVERSATION

“THE CONVERSATION” Episode #51, With Barry Bloom, Sportswriter For Forbes & Sports Business

April 23, 2020 Barry Bloom attended Fairleigh Dickinson University where he studied English Literature and Communications from 1969 to 1973. Barry was the Editor, Sports Editor, Tarrevir and Sports Director at WFDU-FM. Barry continued his education at San Francisco State University studied Broadcast Communications from 1977 – 1981. He furthered his education California Western School from 1993 […]

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THE Cincinnati Bengals’ Ki-Jana Carter No.1 In The 1995 NFL Drfat

April 22, 2020 The 1995 NFL Draft was held on April 22-23, 1995. A total of 249 players were chosen over 7 rounds. The Cincinnati Bengals chose Running Back Ki-Jana Carter from Penn State as the first pick in the draft. Future Hall of Famers Warren Sapp, Ty Law, Derrick Brooks, Curtis Martin and Terrell Davis were […]

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2010 NFL Draft, Sam Bradford No.1 Pick By The St. Louis Rams

April 22, 2020 Starting with quarterback Sam Bradford going to the St. Louis Rams, the first NFL draft in prime time was a showcase for the Big 12. The Oklahoma junior became the eighth quarterback since 2001 taken atop the draft. He was immediately followed Thursday night by defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh of Nebraska, the AP player of the year; […]

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“THE CONVERSATION” Episode #51, With Dr. Pete Temple, Mind’s Eye Sports Performance

April 22, 2020 Dr. Peter Temple has over 20 years of experience helping adolescents and adults overcome a variety of challenges including: depression, anxiety, anger management, confidence/self-esteem, social skills, relationships issues, and general angst related to the quality of their lives. He employs a pragmatic approach that seeks to engage the client as a partner, help […]

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On 1904 Ty Cobb Makes His Baseball Debut For Augusta In The South Atlantic League

April 21, 2020 Tyrus Raymond Cobb nicknamed The Georgia Peach, was born in rural Narrows, Georgia. Cobb spent 22 seasons with the Detroit Tigers, the last six as the team’s player-manager, and finished his career with the Philadelphia Athletics. In 1936 Cobb received the most votes of any player on the inaugural Baseball Hall of Fame ballot, receiving 222 out of a […]

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“THE CONVERSATION” Episode #50, With Adam Grossman, CEO, Block Six Analytics

April 20, 2020 Adam Grossman the Chief Executive Officer is B6A’s founder and recognized industry leader. He co-authored The Sports Strategist: Developing Leaders For A High-Performance Industry. His work has been featured in Forbes, SportsBusiness Journal, The Washington Post, The Chicago Tribune, and SportTechie. He also teaches at Northwestern University’s Masters of Sports Administration program. B6A’s tools and […]

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Remembering Michael Vick First Round Pick In The 2001 NFL Draft

April 21, 2020 The 2001 NFL Draft was the 66th annual meeting of National Football League (NFL) franchises to select newly eligible football players. The draft, which is officially referred to as the “NFL Player Selection Meeting,” was held at the Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York on April 21–22, 2001. The first player selected in the draft was […]