Alonzo Mourning announced his retirement today. The 15-year NBA veteran has called it quits after trying to rehab his knee. It would be the 7-time All-Star’s second comeback, after returning from a kidney transplant in 2000. He’s not shy about sharing his testimony. Here’s two, one from Kathy Orton and a collection of stories about his charitable efforts. Here’s an excerpt from his book, appropriately called, Resilience.
Man of Steele
Alabama’s Ronald Steele injury-riddled college career is done. Here’s where he shares his faith in Sharing the Victory magazine, and here’s lots of details and links in one of my favorite website, www.mrsec.com.
Kurt Warner, and five other present-day and former NFL Players and Coaches are part of a Bible outreach built around the Super Bowl.
New Rams coach
A St. Louis columnist said he’s impressed by new head coach Steve Spagnuolo’s faith. (see #3) Here’s a story written about Spagnuolo last year by a regular CSO reader Art Stricklin. This year, Stricklin is once again at the Super Bowl, writing stories for Baptist Press, which I’ll strive to post ASAP for you here.
Falcons’ kicker Jason Elam has finished his second novel. Here’s a review.
FCA award winner