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Jim Mckay

The Sports Figure Who Became My Absolute Obsession

Tom Cramer | Posted 05.13.2013 | Fifty
Tom Cramer

The thing saw on Wide World of Sports became an absolute obsession: Evel Knievel. He made such a strong impact on me, that it would be an injustice to give him such brief attention. He will be the focus of an upcoming post. I can sum it up this way: some called him courageous, some called him an idiot; all questioned his sanity. I called him hero.

Sports Broadcasters Speak At Jim McKay Memorial

AP | BEN NUCKOLS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

BALTIMORE — When Jim McKay traveled to St. Andrews in Scotland to cover the 2000 British Open, it was his final overseas event in more than 50 y...

Jim McKay, Veteran Sportscaster, Dead At 86

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK (AP) _ Jim McKay, the veteran and eloquent sportscaster thrust into the role of telling Americans about the tragedy at the 1972 Munich Olympi...