Jimmy Lange has got the boxing game whupped. The Great Falls junior middleweight parlayed the renown he got from the first-wave reality TV show, The Contender, into a smart career headlining cards near his hometown, in which he gets paid well to beat up mostly club fighters. On paper, he looks like an, [...]
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Great big news for DC boxing: Jim Finley is opening another gym.
Finley, 81, tells me he's setting up shop in the basement of his Temple Hills home.
"I got the heavy bags up," he says. "I'm getting the ring up. I'm not in a hurry, or on a timetable. But I'm going to do it."
Finley ran [...]
As first rumored on DCRTV, Brian Mitchell has been let go by sportstalk station WTEM-AM.
That means Mitchell's now ex-employer was Dan Snyder.
The same guy has fired the same guy before.
In 2000, Snyder's first offseason of running the Redskins, Mitchell, the team's all-time punt return and kickoff return leader, was let go.
In Thom Loverro's 2007 book, [...]