Posts tagged NFL

American Sloane Stephens, 19, ousts Serena Williams at Aussie

   January 23, 2013 7:55 am    0

Sloane Stephens, 19, earned a half million bucks last night, topped 35,000 Twitter followers and will likely break the top 10 in the Women’s Tennis Association. Her parents are Sybil Smith, a hall of fame swimmer at Boston University, and the late John Stephens, a former New England Patriots running back, who died in 2009. Last night, Sloane Stephens made history…


Read more

Real refs return, but replacement humor still lives

   September 27, 2012 6:19 am    0

The real NFL refs return to work tonight – read about it here. They struck a deal overnight, and fans are overjoyed. My son is a Green Bay Packer fan, so that puts it all in perspective around here. But we have to thank the replacement refs for the memories. Here are just a few of…


Read more

Watch the big game on your little screen, for free

   November 16, 2009 2:42 pm    2

AP photo I’m just going to go ahead and admit this right here and now…my husband was right about something. I know…I know…I never thought the day would come either, but, alas, the man proved me wrong and came through big time on Sunday when the “big game” (Steelers versus Bengals) was knocked off the…


Read more