| No. 4: The original L.T. brought QBs to their knees
- To commemorate USA TODAY's 25th anniversary, a panel of USA TODAY's NFL reporters and editors has produced an anthology of the 25 best NFL players of the past 25 years. Working down from No. 25, we are unveiling one player each weekday until training camp season arrives:
whose attack-the-quarterback approach revolutionized the linebacker position, lands at No. 4 on USA TODAY's list as perhaps the most dominant defender ever to play the game.
Taylor's aggressive style, highlighted by speed rushes off the edge of the line of scrimmage, changed the nature of defensive schemes. Taylor thrived in his role, collecting
Celebrities : Lawrence Taylor|
Categories : Athlete News
Posted 7/18/2007 12:07:39 AM | Permalink
| Star athletes like fish out of water at Tahoe golf
San Diego Union Tribune - United States
- It's one thing to ride a bike as fast as Lance Armstrong
, drive the lane like Michael Jordan,
throw a pass like Carson Palmer
or catch one like Jerry Rice.
But hit a golf ball in front of a big crowd?
“Golf,” Armstrong says, stretching out the word like a British sports analyst. “It's a whole 'nother sport, whole 'nother beast. Hell, I get nervous when the lady in the beverage cart pulls up on the tee box.”
And he's not even in the tournament.
The seven-time champion of the Tour de France is set to play in the pro-am event preceding the American
Celebrities : Ray Romano, Brett Hull, Chris Webber, Kevin Nealon, Don Cheadle, Tiki Barber, Cheech Marin, LaDanian Tomlinson, Drew Brees, Jack Wagner, John Cook, Dan Quinn, Rick Rhoden, Tim Brown, Dan Quayle, Ray Allen, Michael Jordan, Jerry Rice, John Elway, Lance Armstrong, Dan Patrick, Marcus Allen, Lawrence Taylor, Mario Lemieux, Jason Kidd, Charles Barkley, Ben Roethlisberger, Carson Palmer|
Categories : Celebrity Appearances, Celebrity News, Speakers News, Athlete News
Posted 7/6/2007 12:07:13 PM | Permalink