When Rio Ferdinand hung up his boots two years ago, a career competing in sports appeared over. Only television punditry kept the former Manchester United and England captain in soccer. There was still something missing for Ferdinand in retirement.
Joe Carnicelli, the executive sports editor for United Press International in the 1970s and '80s who also covered boxing and the NFL, has died. Carnicelli joined UPI after serving in the Army and worked at the news agency for 19 years, his last eight as executive sports editor. Born and raised