The hits hold coming across the sports activities world. A yr that has already been outlined by tragedy and loss took one other activate Saturday.
It’s being reported that legendary and groundbreaking journalist Phyllis George has handed away on the age of 70 following a decades-long bout with a blood dysfunction.
George is finest often called the previous First Woman of Kentucky. She married John Y. Brown Jr. again in 1979, days earlier than his profitable candidacy for the governorship of the state started.
George is extensively revered across the sports activities world, too. The previous Miss America winner (1971) grew to become the primary lady to have a distinguished position in nationally televised sports activities protection after being employed by CBS to co-host “The NFL Immediately” again in 1974.
These across the sports activities world had a whole lot of nice issues to say about Mrs. George following her passing.