Archives for January 2014

Demaryius Thomas Speaks to Media About Super Bowl Matchup with Richard Sherman: VIDEO

Denver Broncos wide receiver, Demaryius Thomas, says he’s not worried about the matchup with Seattle Seahawks cornerback, Richard Sherman, on Super Bowl Sunday at MetLife Stadium. In fact Thomas told the media aboard the Cornucopia Majesty ship in Jersey City that Sherman has a weakness in his game.

Photo shows Denver Broncos wide receiver, Demaryius Thomas, speaking to the media on Monday, January 27, 2014, about the Super Bowl matchup with Seahawks cornerback, Richard Sherman.

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John Elway Talks Super Bowl With Media

Two time Super Bowl champ and Denver Broncos executive, John Elway, will be returning to the Super Bowl on Sunday, February 2, after 16 years, this time to hopefully win one as an executive. Elway, who made 5 appearances in the Super Bowl as a quarterback, will add six appearances to his Super Bowl matchup record hopefully this time as an executive.

Photo shows John Elway speaking with FOX Super Bowl Daily on January 28, 2014, about Super Bowl XLVIII.

Photo shows John Elway speaking with FOX Super Bowl Daily about Super Bowl XLVIII.

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Famous Mountaineer Jeff Evans Named Keynote Speaker at Xploration 14 in Orlando

ORLANDO, FL— Famous mountaineer and adventurer, Jeff Evans, has been named the keynote speaker at Xploration 14. The event takes place March 25-27 at the Wyndham Orlando Resort International Drive in Orlando, FL. Evans’ keynote address will take place Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 3:30 PM. Jeff’s keynote speech will be “MountainVision: Lessons Beyond the Summit.” His presentation is being sponsored by Neopost USA. ... Read More

Alan Page is Keynote Speaker at Martin Luther King Jr Event

La Crosse, MN — Former Minnesota Vikings defensive tackle, Alan Page, was the keynote speaker at the La Crosse Community Martin Luther King Jr. celebration held on Monday, January 20, at Viterbo University Fine Arts center. His appearance was co-sponsored by the D.B. Reignhart Institute for Ethics in Leadership.

Photo shows Minnesota Supreme Court Justice and former Vikings defensive tackle, Alan Page, speaking about his past achievements and current goals in 2013 with the Page Education Foundation.

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NFL Analyst Shannon Sharpe Named Keynote Speaker at Denver Junior League Fundraiser to Support Literacy

DENVER, CO. — Former Broncos tight end and current NFL analyst, Shannon Sharpe, has been named the keynote speaker at The Journey, the Junior League of Denver’s fundraiser to support literacy efforts in the Denver metro area. The event takes place on March 13, at the Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center beginning with cocktails at 6 p.m, followed by Sharpe’s speech and dinner. Tickets for the event are $125 per person.

Photo shows Shannon Sharpe delivering his Hall of Fame speech in 2011.

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Nolan Ryan Named Keynote Speaker at UT Arlington’s First Pitch Fundraiser

ARLINGTON, TX — MLB great & former Texas Rangers CEO, Nolan Ryan, will be the keynote speaker at UT Arlington’s First Pitch Fundraiser Friday, January 17, at 6:30 p.m. The event will be held at the Capital One Club at Rangers Ballpark located at 1000 Ballpark Way. MLB legend and Former Texas Rangers CEO, Nolan Ryan, is a popular motivational speaker says PFP Sports & Celebrity Talent Agency. ... Read More

Jimmy Johnson, Michael Strahan, Howie Long Question Seattles Offense Against San Francisco in NFC Matchup: VIDEO

Coming off of the 49ers win on Sunday, the FOX NFL Sunday crew discuss Seattle’s matchup with San Francisco in the NFC Championship. Jimmy Johnson voices his concern about Seattle’s offense. He questions whether they have enough weapons to offensively put points on the board. With great defenses on both sides, Johnson says Russell Wilson will need a strong passing game and he has not been that sharp in the last few games.

Photo shows FOX NFL Sunday crew Howie Long, Michael Strahan and Jimmy Johnson discussing the Seattle Seahawks and the San Francisco 49ers 2014 NFC Conference matchup.

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Pete Rose Named Featured Speaker at Mariemont Sports Stag in Cincinnati

CINCINNATI, OH. — Former MLB player and Cincinnati Reds manager, Pete Rose, will be the featured guest speaker at the Mariemont Sports Stag scheduled for Feb. 3rd. The event is being held at the 20th Century Theatre located at 3021 Madison Rd, in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Photo shows former MLB player and Cincinnati Reds manager, Pete Rose, speaking in an interview with Keith Olbermann in Oct. 2013 about his progress on his MLB reinstatement.

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NFL Coach Mike Smith Named Keynote Speaker at Daytona Regional Chamber of Commerce Meeting

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Mike Smith, head coach of the Atlanta Falcons, has been named the keynote speaker at the Daytona Regional Chamber of Commerce’s 94th Annual Meeting. The event, sponsored by Halifax Health, will take place on Feb. 10, 2014 at the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort. Atlanta Falcons coach, Mike Smith was at the annual Georgia-Carolina Council Boy Scouts of America Friends of Scouting Leadership dinner held on March 21, 2013 at the Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center. ... Read More

MLB Stars, Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine & Frank Thomas Elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

NEW YORK — Three MLB stars, Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine & Frank Thomas, were elected to the Cooperstown Baseball Hall of Fame, Wednesday January 8, on their first ballot debut. Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine will join their former Atlanta Braves manager, Bobby Cox, at the July 27 induction along with Joe Torre and Tony La Russa, also elected last month.

MLB players, Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine & Frank Thomas, who were elected to the Cooperstown  Baseball Hall of Fame on January 8, 2014.
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