Browns finally find a QB in DeShone Kizer -
FanRag Sports (blog)Browns finally find a QB in DeShone KizerFanRag Sports (blog)The current depth chart read Cody Kessler, Brock Osweiler and Kevin Hogan entering the draft so let's make a Bob Beamon-sized leap and project Garrett as the next Bruce Smith, Peppers as a Ronnie Lott clone and Njoku as Kellen Winslow 3.0. What does ...NFL Draft 2017 - SBNation.comSB Nationall 299 news articles »
Posted on 29 April 2017 | 5:32 am
Redneck Robotics Notches Another Win -
Fairfield Sun TimesRedneck Robotics Notches Another WinFairfield Sun Times“They really dialed in on some particular aspects of the game this year, and that design was validated last weekend with several runs just under the (Bob Beamon-like) world record of 340. Roughly a third of their runs were 300 or above.” “We focus on ...and more »
Posted on 24 April 2017 | 8:03 pm
Kenyan and Serbian runners triumph at 30th
XinhuaKenyan and Serbian runners triumph at 30th Belgrade MarathonXinhuaThe marathon and half-marathon races were opened this morning in the center of Belgrade mayor Sinisa Mali and seven retired stars of the international athletics, Bob Beamon, Mike Powel, Kevin Young, Rosa Mota, Lase Viren, Galina Chistyakova and Javier ...and more »
Posted on 22 April 2017 | 8:16 am
10 standout items from the 2017 NFL schedule
USA TODAY10 standout items from the 2017 NFL scheduleUSA TODAY(Non-NFL flashback: Bob Beamon's soaring, then-world-record long jump at Mexico City Olympics in 1968. His mark of 29 feet, 2 ¼ inches is still the Olympic record, and stood as the world record until Mike Powell leaped 29 feet, 4 ¼ inches in 1981.).and more »
Posted on 20 April 2017 | 7:12 pm
The Revenge of Stephen Curry, the Happy
GQ MagazineThe Revenge of Stephen Curry, the Happy WarriorGQ MagazineSteph Curry says he plays better when he's feeling joyous. But how will the league's best shooter face the postseason after his team's unprecedented collapse in last year's NBA finals? Andrew Corsello asks Curry how he keeps his cool and swats away the ...Stephen Curry explains why he's locked in but logged offESPNKawakami: The Warriors' long-term Stephen Curry + Kevin Durant PlanThe Mercury Newsall 102 news articles »
Posted on 17 April 2017 | 5:07 am
Which mind-blowing Guinness World Record
(Photo: AFP/Getty Images) 1969: Neil Armstrong becomes the first man on the moon. 1968: Bob Beamon sets a long-lasting long-jump record of 29 feet, 2.5 inches, at the Olympics in Mexico City. It is not broken until 1991. 1967: The first cash dispenser ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:54 am
Life after the Olympics: Here's what track
He has also been the world record holder in the event (29 ft 4.25 in.) since 1991, and is one of only two long jumpers in history with legal jumps over 29 feet (the other being Bob Beamon).
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 11:55 pm
American Coaches Have a Field Day, but for
coached Mike Powell when Powell jumped 8.95 meters (29 feet 4 ¼ inches) in Tokyo in 1991 — setting a world record that has now endured a year longer than the ethereal Bob Beamon mark it broke. Huntington has worked with many fellow Americans through the ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
The Father of Surfing Turns 125 Years Old
ESPN pundits named three racehorses among their top 100 athletes and included the likes of Bob Beamon, who enjoyed one transcendent moment in a fine but ultimately limited career as a long jumper. Thankfully, his 125th birthday won't be ignored.
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
How cheats cheat: why dopers have the edge
‘Drug testing has a public reputation that far exceeds its capabilities’ It feels almost quaint to recall that when Bob Beamon leapt 8.90m at the Mexico City Olympics in 1968 his only performance enhancer was a shot of tequila. When Beamon ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 12:06 am