Fans singing New York, N.Y., as TitleTown
New York is a popular TitleTown USA nominee. Below are essayists who say "fuhgedaboutit" to anyone who thinks New York isn't the champ. To view all the submissions click here.
... What boy did not dream of wearing the Yankees pinstripes? Only the ones who dreamed of defeating the Bronx Bombers. Their prolific knack of bringing home titles has made them either the most loved team in sports or the most hated.
Before there was "Red Sox Nation" there were the Yankees fans. They stretch from coast to coast and come in all ages. Older fans can recount the antics of the record number of hall of famers inducted in the Yankees uniform. Younger fans enjoy watching the next generation of Hall of Fame candidates make their own history.
The familiar NY overlapped and emblazoned on ball caps and jerseys is easily the most recognizable logo in all of sports. Very few uniforms in sports have remained as constant as the familiar navy blue pinstripes of the New York home apparel. Read full essay
Other New York supporters
... We aren't talking about fan bases. We aren't talking about the here and now. We're talking about TitleTown. If you wanna see titles, come to the Bronx; we have enough to go around. Read full essay
Now to address some issues haters are pointing out. For one, "New York is lacking college sports." For me this is no issue at all. They are fun to watch but what it comes down to is that college athletics are basically a training ground and a filter for the country to find the best of the best and put them in the pros. Read full essay
"SportsCenter" will announce the winner Monday, July 28, during the 6 p.m. show.TitleTown USA
Nothing small about sports in Valdosta, Ga.
Fans singing New York, N.Y.
TitleTown follows Cardinal rules
Lawrence, Kan., rocks as it chalks up recent title
TitleTown in the Windy City
Parkersburg, W.V., challenges for TitleTown
Tennessee's kinship with titles anything but rocky
Pittsburgh bleeds black, gold and titles
Cross the Golden Gate Bridge into TitleTown
Ann Arbor is a ... TitleTown
Chapel Hill's trophy case makes rivals blue with envy
L.A. walks, talks, acts like TitleTown
Boston has recent success, history
Detroit is a hockey, baseball, basketball town
Gators swim in success
Green Bay won't give up TitleTown
Louisville tries to slug its way to title
This TitleTown belongs to the Little Leaguers
Massillon, Ohio, earns title stripes in football
ESPN writers, announcers
Green Bay: There is no other TitleTown USA
Chicago: The real TitleTown USA
Three words make L.A. TitleTown
Pittsburgh: So good, they donate champions
Four in nine makes San Antonio TitleTown USA
Other fan submission
Artesia, N.M., lives high school football
Iowa City's hopes pinned on wrestling
Long Beach tries to spike competition
South Bend has golden dreams
List of TitleTown USA nominees