Summerall started doing NFL games for CBS in 1964 and worked side by side for 21 years with his long – time partner John Madden. Summerall also played 10 NFL seasons (1952-61) with the Chicago Cardinals and New York Giants. Pat Summerall died yesterday at the age of 82.
National Sports Items
Rutgers University fired basketball coach Mike Rice on Wednesday after a videotape aired on ESPN showing him shoving, grabbing and throwing balls at players in practice and using gay slurs.
There will be a national search for a replacement.
Jimmie Johnson has won the 55th Daytona 500. Johnson held off a hard-charging Dale Earnhardt Jr. on the final lap to prevail in his 400th career start.