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View From The Ear Hole: A Rookie’s Tale

Posted by admin on March 24, 2014

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photo - Don Barone

By Don Barone - MAR 22, 2014

“Any minute now my ship is coming in…”

Dateline: After weigh-in Three Rivers Stadium. 1993.

49’ers vs Steelers.

Steelers win the toss, kick off, ball sails into the 49’ers end zone.

I’m standing on the sidelines, right close to the Steelers bench, about as close as you can get, at the time I’m working at WPXI-TV in Pittsburgh, a couple of weeks away from taking the job offer from ESPN. >>> read more