Better Hall of Fame Wideout: TO or Moss?

By Perry Green and Stephen D. Riley, AFRO Sports Desk Terrell Owens and Randy Moss both offered different versions of the prototype late-90s wide receiver and they both crushed it. The lanky Moss was nicknamed ‘The...

Silence on Kaepernick Raises Outcry Over Madden ‘19

By J. K. Schmid, Special to the AFRO Despite no protest at the NFL Hall of Fame game August 2, a kneeling Colin Kaepernick still casts a shadow over the NFL brand off the field. A...

Randy Moss Wore a Tie with Names of Black People Killed by Police During...

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor Former star receiver Randy Moss was one of a small handful of legendary NFL players inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame this weekend. But Moss chose to make...

Remembering Mamie “Peanut” Johnson

By Tim Lacy, Special to the AFRO Negro Leagues legend Mamie “Peanut” Johnson has gone to play ball with that Heavenly baseball team, but her legacy lingers on. Before I warm your hearts with this story, let...

Trump Slams LeBron, NBA War Likely to Ensue?

By Stephen D. Riley, Special to AFRO United States president Donald Trump continues to single-handedly battle sporting leagues; this time taking aim at NBA face LeBron James on a Twitter attack. In an interview with popular...

Lewis Urges Togetherness and Love in Hall of Fame Speech

By BARRY WILNER, AP Pro Football Writer CANTON, Ohio (AP) — One of the great leaders football has seen, Ray Lewis used his Pro Football Hall of Fame induction speech to call for more enlightened...

Trump Rips LeBron James’ Smarts Hours Before Rally in Ohio

By JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — Ahead of campaigning in Ohio on Saturday, President Donald Trump unleashed a withering attack on the state's favorite son, savaging NBA star LeBron James in a...

Dak Prescott Has No Regrets About His Stance Against Protesting During the National Anthem

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor  Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott has been facing heavy criticism from within the African-American community after telling the media earlier this week that he won’t be kneeling during the playing...

Is a Happy Howard Ready to Lead the Wizards?

By Mark F. Gray, Special to the AFRO By all accounts NBA All-Star center Dwight Howard seems to finally be in his happy place. Howard said during his introductory press conference July 23 he is happy to...

Capsule look at Hall of Fame inductees

By The Associated Press A capsule look at the inductees for the Pro Football Hall of Fame: ___ Ray Lewis Linebacker 1996-2012 Baltimore. ... 17 seasons, 228 games. First round pick (26th overall) by Ravens in 1996 NFL Draft ......

T.O. Causes Another Team Distraction For Hall of Fame Class

By Mark F. Gray, Special to the AFRO Terrell Owens is a narcissist who has hit rock bottom and it is shameful to the rest of the 2018 Pro Football Hall of Fame class – including...

AFRO Inspires Little League Baseball Documentary

By Mark F. Gray, Special to the AFRO For 61 years, Will Preyer and Stewart Hall didn’t fully comprehend their separate but equal places in baseball history when they played in their state Little League Championship...

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