According to the National Weather Service, rain, snow, freezing rain and sleet are expected before midnight, then a chance of freezing drizzle between midnight Friday and Saturday at 3 a.m. with a low around 29 degrees and north wind at 10 mph-15 mph.
The men in charge of running the Yankees crafted their message in historic terms, adding McCann's name to a roll call that included Yogi Berra, Bill Dickey, Thurman Munson and Jorge Posada. All catchers; all legends.
After serving during World War II in the same PT boat squadron with John F. Kennedy, then returning home to coach football with the legendary Paul "Bear" Bryant, and as the head football coach for Lebanon High School, the late Joe Gwynne Atkinson made a difference.
(MCT) – The lanky 18-year-old in a blue mortarboard cap, his shoulders festooned with tassels and other regalia, stepped to the lectern, gave Howard High School's Class of 2001 a nervous snicker and spoke words heard in countless other graduation speeches that year.
That's right. The SEC championship game was the first of its kind, and when Alabama beat Florida at Legion Field in Birmingham, Ala., in the inaugural event in 1992, the Crimson Tide won major college football's first playoff game.
There is absolutely no dispute, however, that first-year Auburn coach Gus Malzahn's squad orchestrated two of the most unique and thrilling finishes in college football history en route to the SEC championship game against Missouri at 4 p.m. EST on Saturday at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta.