Emanuel Steward died yesterday, from a malady we can’t pronounce. But his impact on boxing was rather pronounced.
As taxing as the Super Bowl coverage has been, when death pays a visit, it makes you stop and give pause … and praise. Two giants passed within days of each other. One is from the world of sports and the other from the world of entertainment.
Angelo Dundee died in his apartment in Tampa, Fla., Wednesday night at the age of 90, and with him a part of boxing died, too.