September 5, 2011 - 8:31pm
Today Sports Legends of the Ville looks at a coach that's been a part of several hall of fame caliber football teams including the only NFL team to reach "the perfect season."
It’s been speculated that the current American pastime is football, overtaking baseball, which has seen dwindling TV ratings ever since the player’s strike all those years ago. If that’s true that surely hall of fame coach Howard Schnellenberger is a sports legend of the...
May 31, 2011 - 11:14am
Saturday morning quarterbacks welcome
Football-loving gals, why should guys have all the fun? This coming Saturday, June 4, Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium is all yours for Coach Charlie Strong’s Women’s Football Clinic. Registration for this daylong athletic camp, which is expected to attract about 500, begins at 9 a.m...
May 10, 2011 - 9:00am
Multiple pro-bowls and superbowls, and the only Washington Redskin offensive lineman to score a touchdown ever. Louisville's Joe Jacoby is the next topic for our sports legends of the Ville.
In the past few years the Washington Redskins have shuffled around the bottom of the NFL barrel, but that wasn’t always the case and in the early 80’s the team seemed to be riding a winning streak that looked like it would never end, and football insiders all agree on one thing: games are won or...
April 25, 2011 - 5:51pm
The NFL draft kicks off on Thursday and with the draft, several local stars are potential pros
After countless hours of NCAA study the NFL is set to kick off their annual draft on Thursday, an event which seems to carry with it a sense of optimistic caution; no doubt related to the players union/owners debates which will permeate throughout this draft.
Regardless of the end result of those...
April 21, 2011 - 9:53am
Our next highlighted athlete for a legend of Louisville sports takes on to the gridiron.
Outside of Paul Hornung, Louisville has produced several notable Superbowl champions. Extraordinarily, the next sports legend of the Ville is Phil Simms.
A graduate of Southern High School, where people became aware of his football slinging, Simms came to national attention when he started at...