The common perception of the NFL team trainer is that of a normal-size man among monsters. Trafficking in athletic tape and ointments, he trots onto the field, attending fallen players. The less he is seen, the better. Basically, he’s a functionary.
Not so with the New York Giants’s Ronnie Barnes. Mr. Barnes, who became the Read More
York Giants, one of the most prestigious sports franchises in the world. He and his fellow owner, Wellington Mara, personified an old-school approach to sports, to business and indeed to life. Mr. Mara died in late October; Mr. Tisch himself died on Nov. 15.
Known to his friends as Bob, Mr. Tisch surely Read More
A close reader of Pataki Administration press releases emails over a striking similarity between the two sets of condolences sent out today, one for civil rights figure Rosa Parks and the other for New York Giants owner Wellington Mara.
The messages conclude:
“The thoughts and prayers of all New Yorkers are with the Parks family, Read More