Kevin B. Blackistone is a national columnist and commentator for FanHouse.com. He is a regular panelist on ESPN’s sports-debate show, “Around The Horn,” seen Monday through Friday at 5 p.m. ET. Blackistone currently serves as the Shirley Povich Chair in Sports Journalism at the Philip Merrill College of Journalism at the University of Maryland. A former award-winning sports columnist for The Dallas Morning News, he currently lives in Silver Spring, Md.