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  • Bo Jackson Surprises Paralympian Blake Leeper (Watch)

    Dec 1, 13 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *If you’re not familiar with Blake Leeper, he’s a paralympic sprinter. Leeper, now 24, is also a 2012 Paralympic Games silver medalist who has worn prosthetic legs nearly his whole life after being born with no lower legs. He’s also a huge fan of former pro-athlete Bo Jackson. Did we mention he’s a huge fan […]

  • MLB to Honor Aretha Franklin, Bo Jackson before Civil Rights Game

    Jul 26, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Aretha Franklin and Bo Jackson will be honored at the 2013 MLB Beacon Awards Luncheon next month, reports The AP. Major League Baseball announced Thursday that Franklin and Jackson will receive awards on Aug. 24 at the Chicago Marriott Magnificent Mile before the annual Civil Rights Game. The White Sox will host the Rangers in […]

  • ESPN Uses Science to Determine Greatest Athlete Ever

    Mar 8, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Many a heated debate has raged over who is the greatest athlete of all time. Is it Michael Jordan? Muhammad Ali? Perhaps soccer great Pelé? According to ESPN, which used its own formula, the answer is football/baseball phenom Bo Jackson, who just narrowly edged out gridiron great Jim Brown. ESPN will show how it came […]

  • ‘You Don’t Know Bo’ is ESPN’s Highest Rated Documentary

    Dec 10, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *ESPN’s “30 for 30” season finale “You Don’t Know Bo” earned a 2.3 metered market rating over the weekend to become the cable channel’s highest rated documentary on an overnight basis, according to the Nielsen Company. Directed by Michael Bonfiglio and produced by @radical.media, the film takes a close look at two-sport athlete Vincent Edward “Bo” Jackson, […]

  • ESPN’s Next ‘30 for 30’ to Focus on Bo Jackson

    Nov 28, 12 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *The sixth and final episode of the season for ESPN’s “30 for 30” series will focus on the legendary two-sport professional athlete Bo Jackson. “You Don’t Know Bo,” premiering Dec. 8 at 9 p.m., will focus on the man behind the Heisman Trophy, the 2,782 rushing yards and the 500-foot home runs bombs that made […]

  • EUR Perspective (Here’s the Question): Could LeBron be the Next Bo?

    Oct 20, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *It’s natural to stare in wonder at our greatest athletes and wonder how they’d do in other sports, particularly after a generation raised on the astonishing athletic exploits of Bo Jackson and Deion Sanders – Jackson especially. It’s been over two decades since that devastating hip injury destroyed Jackson’s career, but we forget just how […]