Woody headed to ESPN
No, not that Woody. I'm pretty sure Woody Johnson would be awful as a TV analyst anyway. Nope, it's Damien Woody who is planning to join the small army of retired football players and between-jobs coaches on ESPN's roster.
So reports Rod Boone, Newsday's man on the Jets beat.
Other tidbits for a lazy Friday morning in August:
Here is an excellent piece from my sports beat confrere at the NY Times about the ailing Sabols of NFL Films on the eve of their greatest moment.
Also, Saturday is the 100th anniversary of Lucille Ball's birth. I spent an obscenely large chunk of my childhood watching "I Love Lucy" reruns.
Including this one, in which the gals hit the links with Jimmy Demaret.