Why is Skip Bayless famous?

Bayless was voted Texas Sportswriter of the Year by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association three times (1979, 1984 and 1986),

 and won the Eclipse Award for Outstanding Newspaper Writing in 1977 for his coverage of Seattle Slew's Triple Crown victory while at the Los Angeles Times.


Skip Bayless: 'Deion Sanders can win a national championship at Colorado within 4-5 years'