1. Amir Khan vs. Zab Judah: A Super Embarrassment

    Saturday night's fight had me pumped up. I'm always excited to see a good boxing match. Tonight's big fight was "Super" Zab Judah vs. Amir "King" Kong. Jim Lampley, Emanuel Steward and Max Kellerman (Blah! Where's Larry Merchant?) called the fight...

    Jody Wagner Written by Jody Wagner about 3 years ago 3,017 reads 11 comments

  2. Coaching Youth Baseball in 2011: My Eyebrows Are Gone

    At the beginning of this 2011 season of youth baseball in the 10 through 12-year-old league, I promised my players that if they won the championship this year, they could cut my eyebrows off...

    Jody Wagner Written by Jody Wagner about 3 years ago 77 reads 2 comments

  3. Fishin' for a Smile

    Growing up, I loved to fish. I wanted to catch the first fish, the biggest fish, the most fish and the last fish. A few friends and myself would bike down to the river and compete in those categories...

    Jody Wagner Written by Jody Wagner about 3 years ago 199 reads 2 comments

  4. The Yankees Are Going To The World Series: Who Cares?

    Who cares the Yankees are going to the World Series! They are supposed to go to the World Series. They signed the best two starting pitchers in the off-season, and they signed the best hitter to what was already the highest paid team...

    Jody Wagner Written by Jody Wagner about almost 5 years ago 563 reads 7 comments

  5. CBS Survivor: Is It a Sport?

    Survivor Samoa starts tonight! Woooohoooo! I've been waiting and waiting for it! Today, I asked myself a question that I don't know if I can answer: Is Survivor a sport? At first the question seems silly...

    Jody Wagner Written by Jody Wagner about almost 5 years ago 114 reads 3 comments

  6. Racism in Sports: It's Time To Change Your Team Name Washington

    Our nations capital, Washington DC, has an NFL team that uses a racial slur as its team name, Redskins. First let's look at the dictionary's definition of the term...

    Jody Wagner Written by Jody Wagner about almost 5 years ago 8,621 reads 29 comments

  7. David Kahn Does It Again: The Timberwolves Acquire Antonio Daniels

    David Kahn has made Timberwolves fans twitterpated with the upcoming season in Minnesota. The Wolves may be better, we may not, but for Wolves fans who were sick and tired of McHale spending ...

    Jody Wagner Written by Jody Wagner about almost 5 years ago 884 reads 93 comments

  8. There's a New Filipino Boxing Sensation: Meet Marvin Sonsona

    ESPN didn't report on it. The sports talk radio stations I listen to didn't mention it. It wasn't in the sports section of my local newspaper. Most sports sites didn't report it...

    Jody Wagner Written by Jody Wagner about almost 5 years ago 1,207 reads 4 comments

  9. The 2009 Dallas Cowboys: An Outlook and Some Bold Predictions

    A Look at the 2009 Dallas Cowboys and a Few Predictions What’s New for the Cowboys? Besides the new billion dollar stadium, Jerry Jones and the Dallas Cowboys have totally changed their philosophy on players...

    Jody Wagner Written by Jody Wagner about almost 5 years ago 799 reads 17 comments

  10. Song Dedications for Each NFL Team for the Upcoming 2009 Season

    I was listening to music and checking out my fantasy football team and I started thinking, you know, this song would fit this team this year. Then I started thinking about which song would fit other teams as well...

    Jody Wagner Written by Jody Wagner about almost 5 years ago 822 reads 62 comments

  11. Ricky Rubio Is Going to Barcelona Regal

    ESPN is reporting that Ricky Rubio, DKV Joventut and Barcelona Regal have agreed that the Spanish sensation will play for Barcelona Regal for the next two years. This comes as a major disappointment to Timberwolves fans...

    Jody Wagner Written by Jody Wagner about almost 5 years ago 463 reads 8 comments

  12. Upcoming Boxing Matches and Boxing Commentary Update

    ESPN covers spelling bees (which isn't even a sport). ESPN covers the World Series of Poker (which isn't even a sport). ESPN has re-runs of AWA Wrestling. ESPN covers fishing. ESPN covers hunting...

    Jody Wagner Written by Jody Wagner about almost 5 years ago 735 reads 18 comments

  13. Juan Urango TKO's Randall Bailey but Tavoris Cloud Steals the Show

    Juan Urango (22-2 16 KO's) got the TKO over Randall Bailey (39-7 35 KO's) in the 11th round of the IBF Light Welterweight Title match. Juan Urango just slowly and predictably came forward the whole time...

    Jody Wagner Written by Jody Wagner about almost 5 years ago 262 reads 4 comments

  14. There Is No "Schism" at ESPN

    The popular word at ESPN this week is "schism." Schism (as defined by dicitionary.com) 1. division or disunion, esp. into mutually opposed parties. 2. the parties so formed.3. Ecclesiastical...

    Jody Wagner Written by Jody Wagner about almost 5 years ago 153 reads 13 comments

  15. "1987" Is a Movie That Needs To Be Made

    In 1987, I was 14 years old and in walking distance of the Metrodome. What a great time to grow up in MPLS. The Minnesota Twins, a team that wasn't supposed to win, won the World Series that year and yes, I had my Homer Hanky...

    Jody Wagner Written by Jody Wagner about almost 5 years ago 161 reads 6 comments

  16. In a Good Night of Fights: Diaz Gets a UD Over Malignaggi

    Bleacher ReportAugust 22, 2009Jody Wagner Coming off a 9th round TKO loss to Juan Manuel Marquez, Juan "The Baby Bull" Diaz had something to prove. He didn't really do so tonight by beating Paulie "The Magic man" Malignaggi by unanimous decision...

    Jody Wagner Written by Jody Wagner about almost 5 years ago 71 reads 4 comments

  17. Bullheads: Dad's Little Secret

    Imagine a bright sunny day outside with blue skies. It's 80 degrees and there is no wind. It's quite possibly the most beautiful day of the year. You are taking a walk through your yard but notice that the kids are not outside playing...

    Jody Wagner Written by Jody Wagner about almost 5 years ago 2,240 reads 2 comments

  18. Fantasy Football 2009 Kicker Rankings and Tips

    Every year I see fantasy football mgrs make HUGE mistakes at the kicker position and it really hurts them in the win/loss category. Don't be that fantasy mgr that messes up at the kicker position...

    Jody Wagner Written by Jody Wagner about almost 5 years ago 1,934 reads 4 comments

  19. Who Is the REAL Heavyweight Champion?

    Who is the REAL heavyweight boxing champion of the world? The Candidates Wladimir Klitschko (53-3 47 KO's) is the IBF/IBO/WBO heavyweight champion. He holds the most title belts and has fought some of the best boxers in the world...

    Jody Wagner Written by Jody Wagner about almost 6 years ago 507 reads 5 comments