John's San Francisco Giants Scrapbook (MLB)
John's San Francisco 49ers Scrapbook (NFL)
No matter the record, or the decrepit stadium, Patrick Willis is worth the price of admission.
Mike Singletary makes me nervous but I am...
Joe Montana, Dwight Clark, Keena Turner, Ronnie Lott, Fred Dean
Why I am a fan:
it's in the blood
Jeff Garcia leading the comeback win over the Giants in the 2003 playoffs.
John's Jeff Gordon Scrapbook (NASCAR)
Daytona 500 snapshot -- breakfast shack on Kauai, I'm there with wife and daughters, at the bar, guy in No. 24 gear watching the race in HD
Time for Jimmy Johnson's boss to knock the lad...
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Why I am a fan:
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John's Fiorentina Scrapbook (Soccer)
John's Pete Sampras Scrapbook (Tennis)
John's Fernando Alonso Scrapbook (Formula One)
John's San Diego St. Aztecs Scrapbook (NCAAF)
The program has history -- Brian Sipe, Fred Dryer, Haven Moses, Marshall Faulk, Darnay Scott, LaRoi Glover -- but little to show for it.
When will this program show some life?
Why I am a fan:
as the Beach Boys said, "be true to your school."
52-52 tie with BYU in 1991
Fans John Follows
Fans Following John
It's been done anonymously but the...
Add Pablo Sandoval to the joys of...
Lovin' the Tour de France.
89% Complete Bio
San Francisco native, fan of all Bay Area teams, married with twin girls (age 6 and budding soccer stars), enjoy a good sports debate nearly as much as I enjoy a good game.
|Schools:||San Diego State University|
|Relationship Status:||Long Term Contract (Married)|
|Places I lived:||San Diego, Seattle, Connecticut|
|Greatest Moment in Sports:||Lou Gehrig's retirement speech|
|Greatest Event in Sports:||Olympic 100 meter dash|
|Greatest Athlete of All Time:||Jim Thorpe|
|Greatest Coach of All Time:||Bill Walsh|
|Most Fanatical Moment:||Climb the fence following a Formula One race (track invasion as they say in the UK) with cars still circling the track. No, I was not alone, just following the lead of the Italians celebrating Schumacher's win in a Ferrari.|
|My Sports Superstitions:||None ... all that stepping over the line crap is worthless.|
|Most Disappointing Sports Moments:||Mike Tyson biting Evander Holyfield's ear ... lowest of the low.|
|Sports I Play:||Cycling, Running, Skiing/Snowboarding, Soccer, Swimming|
|Nickname:||None fit to print!|
|Current Skill Level:||Moderate skill level, moderate intensity in playing style|
|Highest Organized Level:||Junior college soccer|
|Athletes I've Played With/Against:||None to speak of.|
|Sports Trophies/Awards:||None to speak of|
|Career Highlights:||A winning goal against a high school rival|
|Career Lowlights:||Missing a penalty kick on the freshman team|
|Sports Injuries:||None to speak of.|
|Games I Usually Attend:||None in particular, a handful of major league and college events each year. Last attended a Warriors game, before that a Stanford soccer match.|
|Greatest Sporting Event I've Attended:||2002 World Series|
|Sports People I've Met:||Too many to list but here's a sampling -- Joe Montana, Magic Johnson, Tony Gwynn, Richard Petty, Bob Mathias, Gerald Ford ...|
|Sports Figures from my Hometown:||Olympian Matt Biondi|
|Most Prized Sports Possessions:||grandfather's old Giants cap|
|Sports Trading Cards:||still haven't uncovered the shoebox in the garage but I know it's all Giants, A's, 49ers, Raiders and some cool stuff from soccer's 1994 World Cup.|
|Athlete Autographs:||a memorable signature from 49ers great Dwight Clark ... first autograph ever, the fairly anonymous outfielder from the Mets' 1973 World Series team, George Theodore. ... can't make up something that obscure.|
|Favorite Sports Collectibles:||49ers and Raiders Super Bowl art, framed and everything.|
|Dream Sports Job:||Lead columnist|
|Favorite Jerseys:||Juan Pablo Montoya Team Williams F1 shirt|
|Favorite Sports Brands:||adidas, puma, gatorade|
|Favorite Ballgame Foods:||garlic fries|
|Beer of Choice:||anchor steam|
|Hottest Athletes:||Ana Ivanovic comes to mind.|
|Ugliest Athletes:||I'm no Brad Pitt but if I had to choose, perhaps hockey player Mike Ricci?|
|Favorite Sports Announcers:||Lon Simmons and Bill King|
|Least Favorite Sports Announcers:||Myron Cope ... guess you have to be a Steelers fan to appreciate.|
|Favorite Sports "Experts":||Frank Deford of Sports Illustrated|
|Least Favorite Sports "Experts":||Skip Bayless is not my favorite but can't say I "dislike" him.|
|Favorite Sports Movies:||Hoosiers, Winning, Downhill Racer, On Any Sunday,|
|Favorite Sports Books:||Sports In America by James Michener|
|Favorite Sports Websites:||faniq.com ... what else?!?!?|
|Sports Video Games I Play:||Tiger Woods PGA Tour|
|Video Game Skill Level/ Playing Style:||amateur and laid back|
|Non-Sports Hobbies and Interests:||Reading, travel|
|Movies:||All the President's Men, Casablanca, Blues Brothers|
|TV:||Plasma, what else!?!?!? Entourage, Monday Night Football and everything in between.|
|Video Games:||Ms. Pac Man|
Teams John Hates
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