:10—“Troy” …you know who I mean… I am just speechless. And you know how rare that is!
:09—You want to stop the Patriots, stop “Brady.” You want to stop “Brady,” stop “Brady.” Think that can’t be done? Check with L.C. Greenwood, Joe Green, Ham, Lambert and the boys. They got to the best of all time!
:08—To Pittsburgh’s own national talk show celebrity caller “Raider Bob,” your Oakland “Commitment to Excellence” is almost back. Not quite, but almost.
:07—Speaking of legends, I would take Mel Blount, Dwayne Woodruff, J.T. Thomas, Donny Shell and Mike Wagner against any quarterback, anytime, anywhere! That’s right I said it.
:06—Okay, I know the Heat has won “8” in a row, but they beat up on bum squads. I still got Boston to win the East.
:05—Top Ten Time:
Ten (10) greatest Connie Hawkins Summer League Teams
1. Rankin Gangsters
2. Cosmic Echoes
3. Bump Yes (N.S.)
4. The Force
5. The Dons
6. The Heat
7. Homewood Horses
9. The Nets
10. Rise High
As I always say, if you disagree, call me. I’m easy to find (412) 607-3697. (“Meatball” and Byrd . . . sorry, but you never found a way to stop the great Hosea Champaine.)
:04—All you “Big Ben” haters . . . let it go! The man is playing on one leg, no nose and ½ an O-line. C-mon man!!!
:03—Cliff Lee signs with the Yankees. Take it to the bank.
:02—Hanna Storm . . . you are fine! Merle Hodge, please stop with the 18th century knot in your tie!!
:01—If you missed the last “Par-Tay,” you’re in luck. “Last Call” for ya. Join the line dance king, Roland Ford, 4-U Productions, The Diamond Models, Five Starr Corporation and Champion Enterprises at the “Christmas in the Hills” Holiday Christmas Par-Tay, Dec.17 at the Comfort Inn on Rodi Road in Penn Hills, 7 p.m. to 11 p.m., featuring line dancing, fashion show, food, music and cash bar. Proceeds to benefit the Champions Toys for Tots program. For information (tickets $10 in advance, $15 at the door) call (412) 607-3697 or (412) 628-7947.