Hello Members, I’d like to share some sad news with the membership about the passing of Lynn DeBruin, former NFL beat writer at the Mesa Tribune (Arizona Cardinals) and Rocky Mountain News. Lynn died Saturday morning, Sept. 7, 2013, at age 51 after a 12-year battle with breast cancer. She had her sister, Linda, and […]
Jason Cole, formerly of Yahoo! Sports, won two first-place awards, while Jason Wilde of ESPNWisconsin.com, David Moore of the Dallas Morning News, Seth Wickersham of ESPN the Magazine and Nate Dunlevy of ColtsAuthority.com also won first place in their respective categories in the Professional Football Writers of America’s 2013 Dick Connor Writing Awards. The Connor Awards […]
The 2013 PFWA Dick McCann Award winner, Dan Pompei, received his award at the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s Enshrinees’ Gold Jacket Dinner on Aug. 2, 2013 in Canton, Ohio. The Hall of Fame produced a video on Pompei’s career as part of the ceremony.
The Baltimore Ravens public relations staff has been selected as the 2013 Pete Rozelle Award winners by the Professional Football Writers of America (PFWA). The world champion Ravens, the 24th Rozelle Award winners, earned the award for the second time in the past three seasons as the department was also honored in 2011. The Rozelle […]
NFL Vice President of Football Communications Mike Signora, who serves as one of the main conduits between the league office and the media that covers the NFL on a daily basis, has been selected as the 2013 Jack Horrigan Award winner by the Professional Football Writers of America (PFWA). Signora, the 40th Horrigan Award winner, […]
Dan Pompei of the Chicago Tribune, who has covered the NFL for 28 years, has been selected as the 2013 Dick McCann Award winner by the Professional Football Writers of America (PFWA). Pompei, the 45th McCann Award winner, began his career writing for the school newspaper at Elmhurst College, from which he graduated in 1982. […]