2-4-1 Blog

January 2, 2022

Do this one thing

Do this one thing…a challenge for the New Year that you won’t regret
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December 20, 2021

Sports, for Sports Sake

As someone who’s made his living for the past 20 years in the sports industry, I’m often asked what my fondest sports memories are from when I was a child.  While I find it easy to answer this question, my
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December 9, 2021

My Red Bike Moment

A couple of years back my oldest daughter moved to Louisville, Kentucky for a short stint, so Kerry took advantage of Alannah’s new address and went for a rendezvous. While there, she visited the Muhammad Ali museum and returned excitedly
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November 25, 2021

November is About Gratitude — and Football

“Be present in all things and thankful for all things”
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November 12, 2021

Telling the 2-4-1 Story with Chuck Wilson and Even Field

I recently had the undeniable privilege of being interviewed by Chuck Wilson, who among other great career moments, was the first hired by ESPN when they started their radio broadcast in 1991. Chuck went on to be recognized by Sports
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September 9, 2021

The Derek Jeter Ticket

The following is a flashback to September of 2014 and being retold now in honor of the great Derek Jeter being inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame this week! My oldest daughter taught me a pretty valuable lesson this
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September 7, 2021

“The Start” — Turning Ripples into Waves

My youngest daughter (now a junior at George Washington University) started her college essay for admissions a few years back with the clever opening hook: “My family takes in strays”. It was a successful way to draw in the reader
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April 22, 2021

It’s No Fun If It’s No Fun

It’s no fun if it’s no fun. Fun has such funky connotation.  While most would agree that sports in general should be fun, there are certainly some cynics out there that would say we’re creating a “soft” competitor when fun
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