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Dan Creedon

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by BlackNGold, Jun 5, 2013.

  1. BlackNGold

    BlackNGold Club Member Club Member

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    Irv Moss had a nice article in the Post this morning about Dan Creedon. Dan may have been before many of you but he was just a fantastic sports reporter/ Columnist/ and Buff Fan. He made the sports pages at the Camera. I did not know he was ill but keep him in your prayers. The Guy is a Buff through and through.

    Link to Dan.
     
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  2. Buffenuf

    Buffenuf massive tool

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    One of the best college football writers of his era. You'd learn more from one of Dan's weekly columns than from a month of Ringo's drivel!

    He was also a great editor/teacher of young sports writers. Without Creedon's tutelege, Rick Reilly would be bagging groceries at Safeway.
     
  3. Mick Ronson

    Mick Ronson Well-Known Member

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    the BDC used to have an excellent sports page under Creedon. before all the knight-ridder parent companies and others buying and trading around the BDC.....bled the life out of the paper.

    i grew up reading about the Big 8 with the Creedon sports page. Godspeed Dan.

    heck, irv and joe ripped off the Daily Camera sports page for their show topics for YEARS.
     
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  4. Mick Ronson

    Mick Ronson Well-Known Member

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    slightly OT: even though i'm not a huge Dave Plati fan, interesting read between the lines comment from him.....
     
  5. sackman

    sackman Club Member Club Member

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    He and I were born in the same town. Probably the same hospital. Interesting.


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