Posted December 12, 2012 on
PLAYERS: Bo Jackson
College Football Hall of Fame coach Pat Dye writes about his Heisman Trophy winner, Bo Jackson.

Bo Jackson believes Buccaneers tried to sabotage his baseball career

Bo Jackson was drafted as the No. 1 overall pick by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the 1986 NFL draft, but he turned them down and decided to pursue a career in professional baseball. It was always believed that Jackson, who told the Bucs not to draft him, did not want to go to Tampa Bay because of all the negative things he had heard about the organization. But, as I learned on Saturday...

ESPN Has Strong Saturday Night For Heisman, Bo Jackson Doc

Led by the Heisman Trophy Presentation, ESPN scored impressive numbers for college football programming Saturday night. The 2012 Heisman Trophy Presentation earned a 3.1 overnight rating on ESPN Saturday night, up 7% from last year (2.9), and up 29% from 2010 (2.4). According to Sports Business Daily, the 3.1 overnight is the second-best ever for the Heisman presentation, trailing...

Sports Media Digest- December 10, 2012

30 for 30 Bo Jackson Documentary Highest Rated for ESPN-  This Saturday’s presentation of ESPN’s 30 for 30 documentary You Don’t Know Bo had an overnight rating of 2.3, making it the highest rated documentary in the history of the network.  The previous high was for The Fab Five, an ESPN Films documentary that premiered to a

TV Ratings: Record 3.6 Million For Bo Jackson “30 For 30″ (Also: UFC on FOX 5, NBA on ESPN)

ESPN attracted a record audience for Saturday’s “30 For 30″ documentary. In other news, the latest edition of the “UFC on FOX” had a big boost in ratings and viewership, and ESPN had a modest decline for Wednesday’s Mavericks/Celtics game. Bo Jackson Doc Sets Viewer Record: The ESPN “30 For 30″ documentary “You Don’t Know Bo” earned a 2.3 U.S. rating and 3.6...

Bo Knows This Blog

That tiger poster is terrific. For all the crap that Bill Simmons gets on the internet (and almost all of it is justified…I mean, seriously, no one wants to read 10,000 words about some pointless milestone that a Colorado rapist hit last week—that same guy couldn’t even beat the Cavs the other night!), the one great thing that he did give us were the 30 For 30 documentaries...
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