BOB DYLAN NEWS

What's new in NFL? Plenty

NEW YORK (AP) Bob Dylan sang about them. So did David Bowie. For 2015, the NFL is embracing the message from those musical giants. Yes, the most successful of American sports leagues is into changes. Extra-point attempts have been altered. Medical timeouts are the latest player safety measure. A female on-field official has a full-time job. For all that's new in the NFL, read on...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

30 years ago, Live Aid showed music could be a powerful force

“I am tired with grief and despair and a consuming rage for humanity…the shame is ours. A shame so fierce it should burn us like the sun burns the desert.” Bob Geldof, Live Aid programme, July 1985. Born in the 1970s, I was made in the 1980s. A lot of my pop culture references are exactly the same, for better or worse, as Seth MacFarlane’s (born five and a half months apart...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

SEC commissioner: League leading the way on social issues

HOOVER, Ala. -- Former Southeastern Conference Mike Slive was known to invoke the words of historical figures like Winston Churchill when talking about challenges facing the league. Greg Sankey quoted Bob Dylan. The new commissioner used his first state-of-the-league address to praise the SEC for leading the way in athletics as well as on social issues, using the lyrics of a Dylan...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

SEC commissioner: League leading the way on social issues

HOOVER, Ala. -- Former Southeastern Conference Mike Slive was known to invoke the words of historical figures like Winston Churchill when talking about challenges facing the league. Greg Sankey quoted Bob Dylan. The new commissioner used his first state-of-the-league address to praise the SEC for leading the way in athletics as well as on social issues, using the lyrics of a Dylan...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
21 days ago  |  Discuss

New SEC commissioner: League leading the way on social issues

HOOVER, Ala. -- New Southeastern Conference Commissioner Greg Sankey used his first state-of-the-league address to praise the league for leading the way in athletics as well as on social issues, invoking the lyrics of a Bob Dylan song to make his point. Standing in front of three huge video screens at SEC Media Days Monday, the 51-year-old Sankey quoted Dylan's "The Times They Are...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

SEC commissioner: League leading the way on social issues

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) New Southeastern Conference Commissioner Greg Sankey used his first state-of-the-league address to praise the league for leading the way in athletics as well as on social issues, invoking the lyrics of a Bob Dylan song to make his point. Standing in front of three huge video screens at SEC Media Days Monday, the 51-year-old Sankey quoted Dylan's ''The Times They...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Highway 61, revisited: Milwaukee Brewers–Minnesota Twins series preview

Oh God said to Abraham, “Kill me a son” Abe says, “Man, you must be puttin’ me on” God say, “No.” Abe say, “What?” God say, “You can do what you want Abe, but The next time you see me comin’ you better run” Well Abe says, “Where do you want this killin’ done?” God says, “Out on Highway 61” – Bob Dylan, ‘Highway 61 Revisited’ St. Louis was...
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June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Periscope goes back to the sea in around-the-world race

NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) A baseball game lasts a few hours, and a golf tournament can run a long weekend. But sailors in the Volvo Ocean Race are at sea for nine months, enough time for entire technologies to come and go. So when Amory Ross heard about Periscope, a live-streaming app that didn't exist when he left Spain in October, he was eager to give it a try. ''That's part of the fun...
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May 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Weekend Wonderings: The James, This Week, Anniversaries

Welcome to this week’s Mother’s Day edition of Weekend Wonderings. I hope that all of you will/have spent time with your Mother’s. It’s the right thing to do. We’ll get into the James, this week WWI, a dispatch from the Gallipoli Beachhead and miscellaneous musings, such as anniversaries.  For mood music here is permanent musical accompaniment by Maroon 5. Grab whatever...
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May 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Weekend Wonderings: The James, This Week, Be Smart

Welcome to this week’s Special edition of Weekend Wonderings. We’l get into a bit more detail on significant events in WWI, and XXX.  For mood music here is permanent musical accompaniment by Maroon 5. Grab whatever beverage that you need and let’s proceed.   This Week For the week ending May 3rd, one hundred years ago, the Germans were making advances against the Russians...
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May 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Weekend Wonderings: The James, This Week, Golf

Welcome to this week’s edition of Weekend Wonderings. According to the calendar, we are getting closer and closer to Spring. Just don’t look out your window. Today we have updates on The James, this week in WWI and some thought on OSU sports. For mood music here is permanent musical accompaniment by Maroon 5. Grab whatever beverage that you need and let’s proceed. This Week...
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April 12, 2015  |  Discuss

BMS: OLD CROW MEDICINE SHOW, TWO-TIME GRAMMY WINNER, HEADLINES THE AUTOTRADER PRE-RACE CONCERT AT FOOD CITY 500

The Crow’s Nest @ Bristol Motor Speedway Meet & Greet with Old Crow Medicine Show in a Private Suite Suite ticket/seat Food & Beverage Food City 500 Pre-Race SuperPass VIP Concert Section Sunday Cold Garage Pass Old Crow Gift Package – CD, Hat, Souvenir Program Food City 500 Day Only – April 19, 2015 $525 per person Only 50 Seats Available for Purchase Call 1-866-415...
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April 06, 2015  |  Discuss

As the Cavs Turn and Hunter S. Thompson: While We’re Waiting…

Happy Day After April Fool’s Day, Blawg Pound. We hope everyone enjoyed our coverage yesterday, and if you didn’t, then that’s okay — because everyone is entitled to their own opinions as long as they’re not unreasonable. Disliking our decision to turn WFNY into a lampooned version of WFNY is a reasonable opinion. But allow us to make our case as well. We thought it would...
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April 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Kareem Martin and Matt Shaughnessy are Changing Places

“The times they are changin’” sang Bob Dylan, for two Arizona Cardinals their positions are a changin’. During a breakfast with the media Arizona Cardianls head coach Bruce Arians stated that second year player Kareem Martin and veteran Matt Shaughnessy will change positions. Martin, who was as a defensive end will “get a look” at outside linebacker and Shaughnessy will...
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March 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Sons of Anarchy Top 10 Surprising Facts You Didn’t Know

Tonight, the series finale of Sons of Anarchy will air on FX at 10 PM EST capping off a grand total of 92 episodes. Throughout it’s seven seasons, SOA has gotten more than it’s fair share of attention but we’re guessing that you didn’t know these 10 surprising facts of what actually happened behind-the-scenes. Find out how to watch Sons of Anarchy Season 7 Finale. #1...
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December 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Philosophy 101; Bob Dylan

Sometimes, sipping Crown Royal brings you back.For me, it is baseball, booze and Dylan. Hence;  "A baseball team ( read; the Yankees ) not busy being born is busy dying."Cashman is not a Dylan fan.  There will be no re-birth for the Yankees, and no re-building.  It will be the continuing game of lego where discarded blocks will be fit into other discarded blocks to build a mis...
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October 31, 2014  |  Discuss

John Daly jams with Kenny G on Bob Dylan cover at celebrity tourney

John Daly may be best known for his golf skills, but did you also know that he's a pretty mean guitar player as well? He's got a catchy country song, "Hit It Hard" -- which he's been known to jam out to in his car -- and he's not bad live, either. At the Mission Hills Celebrity Pro-Am, Daly grabbed his ax and took the stage with Kenny G to perform a cover of Bob Dylan's "Knockin...
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October 27, 2014  |  Discuss

John Daly Jams With Kenny G At Mission Hills

John Daly may be best know for his golf skills, but did you also know that he’s a pretty mean guitar player as well? He’s got a catchy country song, “Hit It Hard” — which he’s been known to jam-out to in his car — and he’s not bad live, either. At the Mission Hills Celebrity Pro-Am, Daly grabbed his ax and took the stage with Kenny G to perform a cover of Bob Dylan’s...
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October 27, 2014  |  Discuss

John Daly And Kenny G Jam Out To ‘Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door’

John Daly and Kenny G jammed to the Bob Dylan classic "Knockin' on Heaven's Door" and absolutely crushed it.
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October 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Who ARE These Guys? Royals Are Reinventing Themselves

In March 1965, Bob Dylan released the album Bringing It All Back Home. At this point in his career, Dylan was considered a folk singer for the most part. So the folk music fans who rushed out to buy the new record, then rushed home and put it on their turntables, had to be stunned when they were greeted with electric guitars on side one of the album. And they had to be even more...
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October 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Bill Murray Singing Bob Dylan Is Priceless-And More Morning Links

Bill Murray never ceases to amaze us – even when he’s mumbling the lyrics to a Bob Dylan song while listening to it on an...
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October 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Tim Duncan, Shaq and the Dominant Center

The times they are a-changin. Bob Dylan said it back in 1964, and it still holds truth. Games are much more complex than Pong, 21 Jump Street went from a TV series to a movie with a sequel, and the Rugrats are all grown up. Amongst those ch-ch-changes is the death of the dominant center […]
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August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

MLB and Fox give no All-Star Game tribute to Tony Gwynn

Just a month ago the sports world stopped in its tracks and paid tribute to a great man who left us far too soon. San Diego Padres Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn lost a courageous battle with cancer on June 16, and almost exactly a month later, Major League Baseball failed to honor his memory at its midsummer classic. In fact, Gwynn’s name was never even mentioned on the broadcast...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

'Frozen' actress Menzel to sing national anthem at All-Star Game

MINNEAPOLIS -- Aside from anticipating the rosters for the American and National leagues, one thing many fans look forward to at each All-Star Game is the lineup of musical talent that will participate in the event. Major League Baseball unveiled that list Tuesday, with pop singer Idina Menzel -- who gained widespread popularity by singing "Let It Go" in the Disney movie "Frozen...
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July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

SEC Football 2014: 10 Most Pressing Questions

If Bob Dylan was writing a song about the SEC, it would have been "Times, they are a changing."While there is still a big gap between the conference and the other major conferences across the college football nation, that space has closed a bit. Graduations and defections will do that, as well as the cyclical masses that continue to change in the sport and business surrounding the...
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June 17, 2014  |  Discuss
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