Posts Tagged: NFL

First female general manager in NFL Europe League, Kathrin Platz, 46, remembered for her heart

Kathrin Platz, who died Saturday at the age of 46 after a brave battle against illness, will go down in NFL Europe League history for two milestones. In 2005, she was named the general manager of the Hamburg Sea Devils

First female general manager in NFL Europe League, Kathrin Platz, 46, remembered for her heart

Kathrin Platz, who died Saturday at the age of 46 after a brave battle against illness, will go down in NFL Europe League history for two milestones. In 2005, she was named the general manager of the Hamburg Sea Devils

An option quarterback in an era of drop-back passers, Freddie Solomon, 59, excelled in the NFL

TAMPA — Freddie Solomon, the dazzling University of Tampa quarterback and Super Bowl champion receiver with the San Francisco 49ers, died Monday after a nine-month battle with colon and liver cancer. Mr. Solomon was 59. Known locally as “Fabulous Freddie,”

An option quarterback in an era of drop-back passers, Freddie Solomon, 59, excelled in the NFL

TAMPA — Freddie Solomon, the dazzling University of Tampa quarterback and Super Bowl champion receiver with the San Francisco 49ers, died Monday after a nine-month battle with colon and liver cancer. Mr. Solomon was 59. Known locally as “Fabulous Freddie,”

First person: Remembering Jim Irwin, radio voice of the Green Bay Packers

MILWAUKEE – When I first met Jim Irwin, he didn’t have much to say to me. After all, here I was, this 20-year old kid, sitting at his desk in the first week of my internship at WTMJ Radio in

First person: Remembering Jim Irwin, radio voice of the Green Bay Packers

MILWAUKEE – When I first met Jim Irwin, he didn’t have much to say to me. After all, here I was, this 20-year old kid, sitting at his desk in the first week of my internship at WTMJ Radio in

‘JoePa’ Joe Paterno remembered as winning coach, builder of character

(Editor’s note: At the end of the day, when the final reckoning is made, let us remember that above all, Joe Paterno was a great coach.) STATE COLLEGE, Penn. – Joe Paterno, the longtime Penn State coach who won more

‘JoePa’ Joe Paterno remembered as winning coach, builder of character

(Editor’s note: At the end of the day, when the final reckoning is made, let us remember that above all, Joe Paterno was a great coach.) STATE COLLEGE, Penn. – Joe Paterno, the longtime Penn State coach who won more

Lew Bush was on San Diego Charger’s Super Bowl team in ’94

SAN DIEGO – Lew Bush, the former San Diego linebacker who played for the Chargers for seven seasons and was part of their lone Super Bowl team in 1994, died Thursday. He was 42. Bush, who also played for the

Lew Bush was on San Diego Charger’s Super Bowl team in ’94

SAN DIEGO – Lew Bush, the former San Diego linebacker who played for the Chargers for seven seasons and was part of their lone Super Bowl team in 1994, died Thursday. He was 42. Bush, who also played for the