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Thursday Blogdome: Best boxing entrance ever

Feb 10, 2011, 4:36 PM EDT

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Usman Ahmed is a British boxer who has quickly become an internet sensation because of his impressive (i.e.: idiotically hilarious) entrance and dance routine. Recently, he took his dance moves to the next level, showing off a repertoire of crowd-pleasers before taking on Chris Edwards for the British super flyweight title. Unfortunately for Ahmed, he lost a 12 round decision, but fortunately for us, his dancing will live on YouTube forever. [Sports Grid]

  • The Pitch: Football’s 2011 Recruiter Of The Year. According to SPORTS ILLUSTRATED and 247Sports.com, Alabama linebackers coach Sal Sunseri is college football’s “2011 Recruiter of the Year.” With Sunseri the best college football recruiting has to offer, I thought it might be instructive and fun to see him in action. Here’s Sunseri giving his pitch to Lousiana high school defensive end prospect Jermauria Rasco: … [SportsbyBrooks]
  • Mariner fan inks a tribute to Ken Griffey Jr. Meanwhile, I thought I’d share this photo sent to me by 20-year-old Tanner Detschman of Lynnwood, who is a junior at the University of Washington studying to be a history teacher. Detschman writes that “growing up was amazed by Griffey and his work on and off the field. To me, Ken Griffey Jr. is Seattle so I had my tattoo artist, Jason Middleton of Deep Roots Tattoo in Seattle, place the Seattle skyline in the background of the tattoo.” [The Hot Stone League]
  • NFL Executive VP Eric Grubman on Super Bowl Seating Snafu: ‘I’d Still Be Mad, Too.‘ “It was awful. We made the best of it. We screwed it up, I can’t change that. I’m a football fan and before I worked at the Super Bowl I took my young sons and my father … to see the New York Giants and if that would have happened to me, I would be furious.” [Sports Radio Interviews]

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  1. Dirty D Fo - Feb 10, 2011 at 9:21 PM

    Awesome. Envy.