The MLB is the only major professional sport league across the US that has one jersey number retired across the league. The no. 42 worn by color-barrier-breaking Dodger legend, HOFer Jackie Robinson. Robinson rightfully deserves all the recognition he can get for how good of a player he was as…

Len Bias, Sean Taylor, Thurman Munson. Those three names are synonymous with a sub-category in the sports world: Careers cut tragically short. Those three guys were already considered great, on the cusp of greatness. or just about to start down the path to greatness in their respective sports.

Len Bias…

I am a chronic procrastinator, I don’t know anyone who waited till the absolute last minute to start school projects as much as I did (sorry mom). Through my life, I haven’t stuck with many of the things I’ve started. Such as sports in high school, I regret not sticking…

Bust. Reach. Steal. All three of those words are synonymous with drafts. The latter of the three is also synonymous with more than one sport itself. Including baseball. Redrafts of all different leagues, from all different years have become somewhat of a trend recently. With baseball coming back next week…

Part 1: The Jump

In the mountains of Missouri, about 40 miles from any other town sat the tiny village of Gerwin. Gerwin’s population had never gotten above 500 people for its entire existence. With so few people and being so far away from the next town, there wasn’t too…

Week 5 of the 2019 NFL season concluded Monday night with a match-up between the 49ers of San Francisco and the Browns of Cleveland. Two teams that for a good percentage of the past decade or so have been at the bottom of the barrel so to speak. The Browns…

Another summer has come and gone, but that isn’t totally a bad thing. The end of summer means the beginning of fall (the best season in my opinion), which brings with it the start of the NFL regular season.

After one of the more interesting off-season’s in recent memory, this…

It’ll be 5 years come September 6. It seems like it was less than a couple weeks ago that I would walk into my grandparents house and Grandpa Bernie would be sitting in his chair watching usually either a Western or M*A*S*H.

Bernie was the kind of grandpa that all…

Zachary D/Pro Sports Potluck.

24 year old aspiring writer and founder of the podcast/blog “Pro Sports Potluck”.

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