Former Florida QB Jacoby Brissett thanks former President Barack Obama in heartfelt letter

Former Florida quarterback Jacoby Brissett enjoyed a stop at the White House on Wednesday as part of a trip to celebrate the New England Patriots’ Super Bowl victory over the Atlanta Falcons. Turns out, he would like to meet another person familiar with Washington: Former President Barack Obama. Brissett, who played for Florida in 2011 and 2012 and is a reserve signal caller for...
Via SEC Country
20 hours ago

Jacoby Brissett thanks Barack Obama for inspiring him as a teenager

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21 hours ago

Barack Obama In Pittsburgh To Pay Respects To Ambassador Dan Rooney

Correct me if I’m wrong, but I don’t believe that Pittsburgh Steelers President and Chairman Dan Rooney necessarily considered himself to be an overly political person. Yet while he considered himself a Republican, he found himself stirred by the speech that then-candidate Barack Obama gave following his victory in the...
Via Steelers Depot
3 days ago

Barack Obama to attend funeral for former Steelers owner Dan Rooney

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3 days ago

Barack Obama to attend Dan Rooney’s funeral

On Tuesday, Steelers chairman and Ambassador Dan Rooney will be laid to rest in Pittsburgh. Among those attending his funeral will be former President Barack Obama. Obama appointed Mr. Rooney to serve as the U.S. Ambassador to Ireland, a post he held for three years. A spokesman told the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review that Obama is not…
Via Pro Football Talk
3 days ago

Mark Cuban offers to sell part of the Mavericks to President Obama

Barack Obama has some time on his hands now that he is the former leader of the free world. The former president gave up his “cushy” gig at the White House back in January and has since been seen traveling the world. Private islands. Trips to New York City. You name it, Obama has been there.Maybe as an attempt to help the former president pass some time, Dallas Mavericks owner...
Via Sportsnaut
March 15, 2017  |  Discuss

Barack Obama dominates as ‘MyCareer’ player in NBA 2K17

Barack Obama, you may have noticed, is no longer the President. Instead of dealing with the daily grind of being the leader of the free world, Obama is now enjoying some well-earned free time, which recently involved going kitesurfing with Richard Branson in the British Virgin Islands.But as everyone who knows anything about Obama, his real athletic pursuit is basketball. While...
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February 09, 2017  |  Discuss

FDR won’t be joining the Nationals’ horde of Racing Presidents in 2017

The United States may have a new president, but the Washington Nationals will not be inaugurating any new presidents to their in-game race lineup in 2017.Though an effort was made to make Franklin D. Roosevelt a potential addition to the Racing Presidents, a lack of enthusiasm from the Roosevelt family has brought that effort to a close.“While we engaged in extensive efforts to...
Via The Comeback
January 25, 2017  |  Discuss

LeBron James bids farewell to President Obama: 'Enjoy retirement’

LeBron James bid a heartfelt farewell to Barack Obama and his family as his presidency comes to an end and the Donald Trump administration takes over running the country.James, who counts the Obama family as his “friends,” took to Twitter to express his thoughts in a video post via his multimedia site Uninterrupted.Saying the Obamas “have been a true inspiration — not only...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
January 20, 2017  |  Discuss

Dexter Fowler gives President Obama custom Jordan shoes

The Chicago Cubs are making a rare January visit to the White House (and that’s not a joke about the Cubs winning the World Series) to be honored for their recent World Series championship. While it is customary to bring a custom jersey with the president’s name as a token of appreciation, Dexter Fowler is bringing another nice little personalized gift for President Barack...
Via The Comeback
January 16, 2017  |  Discuss

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