Posts Tagged ‘NFL’

Susan Punnett, executive director of Family & Youth Initiative in Washington, D.C.

Susan Punnett, the executive director of the Family & Youth Initiative, joined the Home Run On Wheels podcast to discuss their work with teenagers in the foster care system and the donation of tickets from the Washington Nationals for Sunday’s slugfest victory over the Milwaukee Brewers. The youth from DCFYI who attended the game on…

‘One Lucky Fan’ author Rich O’Malley

New York native Rich O’Malley fulfilled a childhood dream by attending a home game for all 123 teams in the four major U.S. pro sports leagues. The former editor at the New York Daily News, chronicled his journey – which culminated with a 25,000-mile whirlwind over two months – in his book, “One Lucky Fan.” Rich and…

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Sports writer and author Jeff Pearlman

Sports writer and best-selling author Jeff Pearlman joined the Home Run On Wheels podcast to discuss his latest book, “Football For a Buck,” as well as his experience covering Major League Baseball. “Football For a Buck” chronicles the “crazy rise and crazier demise” of the USFL, which ran from 1983-85. Why did the USFL fail?…

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