Rest in Peace, Art Modell

The National Football League and the world has lost a great man. Art Modell helped shape the NFL as we know it today, and set a new standard for philanthropy in professional sports. The fact that he was never inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame is deeply shameful. Mike Preston of the Baltimore Sun has a good summary of Art Modell’s life here. Rest in Peace, Mr. Modell, you will be missed …

(NOTE: This posting originally appeared in the now-defunct Last Days Bulletin blog. It is Copyright 2012, Bay State Conservative News. Follow me on Twitter – @Sunking278)

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