Overtime 2-27-14…4.5 40 yard dash? C'mon man!!

South Carolina defensive lineman Jadeveon Clowney runs a drill at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
South Carolina defensive lineman Jadeveon Clowney runs a drill at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

:10 – Jadeveon Clowney ran a 4.5 40 yard dash at the NFL Combine. That’s not usually a big deal, but this human being is 6’6″ and rings in at 270 pounds. C’mon man!!
:09 Never mind the cold weather.  You’ll be hot if you miss the African American Experience again. This year we are saluting outstanding men in leadership positions in the Black community: Fred Brown, Rev. Sam Ware, Ronald Law­rence, Ted Johnson, Bishop David Alan Brock, Dr. Herman Jones, Vince Neal, Kedron Phenizy, Mike Carlile, Will Anderson, and James Tucker. The big event is presented by Champion Enterprises as a part of Black History Month Celebration and will be held at the Allegheny County  Courthouse, Friday, Feb. 28  at 6 p.m.  Come celebrate the positive role models in our community. Call 412-628-4856 for information. A $20 donation is required and seating is limited to the first 100 people.
Bill Neal

:08 Do-Not-Worry-About-The-Pitt-Basketball- Team…They’re in a slump. It happens. New conference, young players and road trips can take a toll. They’ll do damage in the ACC Tournament. Take it to the bank!
:07 Speaking of Pitt…and I was…Lamar Patterson will go to an NBA camp and he will play on Sundays.  Take that to the same bank!
:06 And speaking of basket­ball, and I was, the Du­quesne Dukes may not have a great record, but they’ve got a good team, and very entertaining to watch.  With this coach and incoming talent, the next two years will produce results.
:05 The Winter Olympics are over. Canada won the gold in men’s hockey and the U.S. women went to sleep in the last five minutes of their gold medal round.  That’s all I got.  Now shut up about it.
:04 Can we all please try to find a way to bring peace to our community.  On and off the field. The abuse must stop and please God, can we stop this shooting and killing!!!
:03 Jason Collins is gay…Jason Collins is 6’11,” Jason Collins is Black, Jason Collins plays in the NBA, Jason Collins can run-shoot-dribble-pass-jump-dunk-block shots…okay, that’s it…Back up and go home people. Nothing else to see here. What is wrong with you people?  Let it go!!!
:02 High school basketball playoffs are here.  Not a better time to be had.  Get out and support our kids.
:01 If you want to meet some of the greatest Pittsburgh Steelers of all time, including J.T. Thomas, Dwayne Woodruff, Louis Lipps, Robin Cole, Mike Wagner, and other legends, then you don’t want to miss “Nite of the Champions.” A charitable fundraiser being hosted by Rivers Casino to benefit Champion Enterprises. This grand red carpet event will be held Saturday, March 29 in the Grand Ballroom of the Casino. The evening will begin with photo and autograph opportunities at 7 p.m. and will also include complimentary hors d’oeuvres, cash bar and world class jazz. Accommodations are limited to the first 500 people. The evening will also feature other local celebrities…B.B. Flenory, Ricky Coleman, Rita Gregory, Master Jacquet Bazemore and others. Tickets are only $25 and are now on sale. Call the Champions for more information at 412-628-4856.
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