Tag Archives: Joe Namath

  • This Day In Sports History (October 14th) — Joe Namath

    This Day In Sports History (October 14th) — Joe Namath

    It was on this day in 1985 that the New York Jets retired the #12 jersey formerly worn by quarterback Joe Namath.  Namath joined Don Maynard (#13) and Joe Klecko (#73) as the only other men to have their numbers officially retired by the Jets organization. Namath spent his first twelve seasons with the Jets […]

  • 20 Athletes Who Pissed Off PETA (By Rocking Fur Coats)

    20 Athletes Who Pissed Off PETA (By Rocking Fur Coats)

    There are a lot of pro athletes out there who are animal lovers through and through. Some of these folks—like Chad Ochocinco, Candace Parker, Dennis Rodman, Amanda Beard, Amare Stoudemire, or Tony Gonzalez—have generously donated their time and celebrity to PETA for one or more of their various anti-fur ad campaigns. This list is not […]

  • 9 Most Embarrassing Sports Celebrity Endorsements (Videos)

    9 Most Embarrassing Sports Celebrity Endorsements (Videos)

    Can you put a price on dignity and integrity? For many, that answer is no. Fortunately for us, for the vast majority of athletes, that answer is a resounding yes. Judging by the caliber of businesses that many of these athletes represent, the price of their dignity doesn’t seem to be particularly high. These nine […]

  • DJ Steve Proter Makes A Mean Press Conference Rap Mix: “Press Hop”

    DJ Steve Proter Makes A Mean Press Conference Rap Mix: “Press Hop”

    Total Pro Sports – Everyone loves a great press conference blowup and we have had some memorable ones in recent memory.  From Allen Iverson questioning practice, to Mike Gundy’s asserting his manhood, the sound bites have accumulated throughout the past decade.  What better way to honor it than with a rap-mix tape. In all seriousness, […]

  • Astros’ Announcer Jim Deshaies Father Kisses Sideline Reporter

    Astros’ Announcer Jim Deshaies Father Kisses Sideline Reporter

    Total Pro Sports – A drunk Joe Namath couldn’t finish the kiss with Suzy Kolber on live television a couple years back.  But Astros’ Announcer Jim Deshaies Father Herb Deshaies had no problem sealing the deal with the young announcer after he was interviewed.  He gave her a kiss and she seemed to enjoyed it!!