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Carlos Delgado put up solid numbers during a lengthy career in the major leagues, and he should probably be in the Baseball Hall of Fame.

Should Carlos Delgado Be in the Baseball Hall of Fame?

Carlos Delgado grew up idolizing former Pittsburgh Pirate outfielder Roberto Clemente, a fellow Puerto Rican who died six months after Delgado was born. And while Delgado went on to have a tremendous career that spanned 17 years, unlike his idol, the former first baseman for the Blue Jays and New York Mets was not voted …

Bill Goldberg is one of several NFL players who transitioned to pro wrestling in the WWE.

The NFL Backgrounds for Goldberg and Other WWE Stars

As a sport whose single-game violence is reported to be much like 63 car crashes, football is the perfect breeding ground for a retirement career filled with similar mayhem. That’s right — the logical next step after hanging up the cleats is donning a pair of tights in the WWE and applying powerful finishing holds …

Gardner Minshew took a winding path during his college career on his way to the Jacksonville Jaguars and the NFL.

The Crazy College Career of Gardner Minshew II

With a name more suited to employment at a Wall Street brokerage firm, Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Gardner Minshew II is far from an uppity blue blood country club sort. The pride of Flowood, Mississippi, Minshew was ranked the 70th best QB coming out of high school in 2014. At best, a three-star recruit, Nick Foles’ …