Discussion

Sixty minute man

Updated: March 23, 2005, 4:46 PM ET
By Ron Flatter | Special to ESPN.com

"A linebacker is like an animal. He's like a lion or a tiger and he goes after prey. He wants to eat him, he wants to kick the ---- out of him. That's a linebacker," says Chuck Bednarik on ESPN Classic's SportsCentury series.

In the fifties, the "Sixty Minute Man" was "Lovin' Dan," Billy Ward and his Dominoes' hero of double entendre. The nineties brought Deion Sanders, a wide-receiving, defensive-backing, kick-returning general practitioner, the latter-day "Sixty Minute Man." Both ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ALSO SEE

ESPN TOP HEADLINES