Book Review:  Football For A Buck

Book Review: Football For A Buck

Prolific author Jeff Pearlman, @jeffpearlman, has written eight books. By his own admission, he had the most fun working on his latest. In Football for a Buck: The Crazy Rise and The Crazier Demise of the USFL, Pearlman chronicles the rise and fall of the USFL, a spring professional football league which existed, often barely, in the 80s.

Citrus Bowl Gets VRBO Sponsorship

Citrus Bowl Gets VRBO Sponsorship

The Citrus Bowl, one of the biggest and most highly regarded bowl games in America, has a new sponsor in VRBO. VRBO is a travel site with which users can book homes (beach houses, cabins, condos, etc) to stay at during their travels. The agreement with ESPN and Florida Citrus Sports (FCS) now means the game will be called the VRBO Citrus Bowl – the game is slated to kick off at 1 pm on New Year’s Day between Penn State and Kentucky at Camping World Stadium.

Qatar World Cup 2022 Stadiums are Set to Shine

Qatar World Cup 2022 Stadiums are Set to Shine

FIFA and the Qataris have recently released the latest shots showing the extent of their World Cup preparations in conjunction with FIFA President Gianni Infantino’s visit in the autumn of 2018. Drone footage circling the various stadiums in the tiny Gulf nation state of Qatar show impressive progress of the host venues even though the tournament is still four years away.