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USC Ousts Head Football Coach Clay Helton
September 13, 2021
USC head football coach Clay Helton was fired today, with university Athletic Director Mike Bohn calling him ``one of the finest human beings I have met in the industry'' but saying he believes the team will have a greater chance of success this season under new leadership. ... read more »
2010 College Football Hall of Fame Inductee Sam “Bam” Cunningham Passes Away
September 7, 2021
Sam “Bam” Cunningham, a 2010 College Football Hall of Fame inductee who starred at fullback for Southern California from 1970-72, passed away Sept. 7 in Inglewood, ... read more »
Steelers safety Donnie Shell enters Hall of Fame
August 9, 2021
Donnie Shell has been compared to a member of a great band from which many other artists already had received top accolades. But to keep up with the others in that group, Shell needed to be just as accomplished. And now he has been recognized for his skills, being inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame as part of the centennial class. ... read more »
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Coach John Walton Smith Shares Secrets to Training Olympic Champions
July 22, 2021
Sprint-athlete, Michael Cherry, is following Coach John Smith into battle: after being cleared through the COVID-19 process they will participate in the 2021 Tokyo Olympics. Smith has been in this position eight other times on a consecutive basis. ... read more »
Marquis Curtis Remembered for Overcoming Obstacles
June 24, 2021
The story of Marquis “Bin Laden” Curtis is that of resilience and triumph. His talents at the quarterback position made the Crenshaw Cougars football team a competitive force in the mid 2000s. Curtis led the Cougars to their first Division I City Section title in school history. ... read more »
View Park Wins Aspen Institute Award
June 17, 2021
View Park high school recently became the National Winner of the Aspen Institute’s Reimagining School Sports in America Initiative, earning a $20,000 grant meant to help them pursue their athletic endeavors. ... read more »
Kenny Young Teaches Youth How to Tackle Finances
June 10, 2021
Rams linebacker Kenny Young is helping youth understand their personal finances. His foundation, the Tackle Young foundation, has partnered with UNIFY Financial Credit Union (UNIFY) to create a 12-week financial literacy program called “Tackle Finances.” ... read more »
NFL Pledges to Halt ‘Race-Norming,’ Review Black Claims 
June 4, 2021
The NFL on Wednesday pledged to halt the use of “race-norming” — which assumed Black players started out with lower cognitive function — in the $1 billion settlement of brain injury claims and review past scores for any potential race bias.  ... read more »
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The Importance of Breastfeeding
April 15, 2021
We will be discussing the benefits of breastfeeding, how to successfully breastfeed, and resources to support your breastfeeding journey. ... read more »
Inglewood Football is Building a Winning Season
April 15, 2021
The Inglewood Sentinels football team is elated that they can compete during the 2020-2021 season and they are showing it every time they hit the field. ... read more »
SoCal Legends: Curtis Johnson
March 11, 2021
Curtis Johnson fully understands the tradition of Fremont High School. He is an alum of the school as well as their veteran football and baseball coach. ... read more »
UCLA Football Sets Future Dates with HBCUs Alabama State, North Carolina Central
February 24, 2021
UCLA has added home games against Alabama State University and North Carolina Central University to its future football schedule, marking the first time the Bruins will face a historically black college or university (HBCU). ... read more »
Black coordinators make Super Bowl history with Buccaneers
February 5, 2021
Diversity matters to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the first team to reach the Super Bowl with a trio of Black assistant coaches serving as coordinators. Byron Leftwich calls plays for a potent offense led by Tom Brady, Todd Bowles orchestrates a stingy defense that's helped the team to Sunday's NFL title game, and Keith Armstrong directs the club's special teams. ... read more »
Alabama’s Smith becomes 1st WR to win Heisman in 29 years
January 7, 2021
On an Alabama team stacked with stars, DeVonta Smith emerged as the best player in college football while playing a position that rarely gets that kind of recognition. ... read more »
Jets Upset Rams in 23-20 Stunner; Picking Up First Win in 51 Weeks
December 21, 2020
Not many wins or losses can carry the weight as embarrassing just by the sheer result of victory or defeat but that is the reality when facing a winless team. ... read more »
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