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Sports' biggest mama's boy

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by MisterCreosote, Jan 15, 2013.

  1. MisterCreosote

    MisterCreosote Well-Known Member

    I ask because Wilma McNabb just released this song she wrote for Donovan (video at the link). As you can probably guess, the reader comments are pure gold.


    I will be there to cheer you on ...
    you are my son, my champion

    [Refrain] He gives me strength when I am weak
    He shows me who I want to be
    He's my light when I can't see
    He gives me reasons to believe
    When the cheers ... fade away,
    I'll be there at the end of the day
    You know that love is real,
    when your heart is on the field [end refrain]

    From his first game to stadium lights
    From fall to inspiring winter nights
    I'll be watching, feeling so proud
    Whether he wins or loses with his home crowd
    It's hard to watch but I won't turn away
    Because I'm his biggest fan every night and every day
    I'm his biggest fan when your heart is on the field ...
    I'm right there watching you, watching you
    Wearing his jersey, making him signs
    Seeing all his hard work, knowing it's his time
    Realizing others feel the same way
    They worry too
    Wanting everyone's son to do his best
    They all amaze you
    Seeing all the lives he's touched in the excitement in children's eyes
    Always telling him reach for the stars
    He's already touched the sky
    Emotions fill the air
    Ohh Ohh ooo ...Something's come over me
    Like the end of the game
    When the clock ticks away with speed
    He's the one they trust
    The game in his hands
    He leads his team and everything goes to plan
    The final score doesn't matter
    I've already won
    I've been a champion because he's my son

    [Repeat refrain]

    ... the field, the field, when your heart is on the field

    [Above line repeats several times]

    I will be there to cheer you on
    You are my son, my Champion
    When you're heart is on the field

  2. LongTimeListener

    LongTimeListener Well-Known Member

    It could be Delonte West depending whose mama you're talking about.
  3. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    Probably any player who does those Cambell's soup ads

    YGBFKM Guest

    Ya, that'll help McNabb's rep.
  5. Gehrig

    Gehrig Active Member


    YGBFKM Guest

    This thread is racist.
  7. YankeeFan

    YankeeFan Well-Known Member

    How about Lindros and/or Tebow?

    YGBFKM Guest

    Adam Sandler is taking over sj.
  9. YankeeFan

    YankeeFan Well-Known Member

    Roger Clemens is a pretty big mama's boy.
  10. YankeeFan

    YankeeFan Well-Known Member

    Kurt Warner.

    Oh. That's his wife? I withdraw my answer.
  11. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    Brings back memories of the Iverson story in SI where his momma claimed that AI was conceived without penetration. His daddy just rubbed against her.
  12. heyabbott

    heyabbott Well-Known Member

    No, no, he didn't slam you, he didn't bump you, he didn't nudge you... he *rubbed* you. And rubbin, son, is racin'.
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