GEICO SportsNet Central Update with Dave Johnson
Tue, 27 Nov 2012|
CSN Washington dot com. Geico sports net central update. Again Dave Johnson later Geico sports unsettled at -- did what the Redskins -- the Burgundy and gold -- Dolphins a lot of Jammal Brown. Unseasonably injure reserve now brown underwent pre season hip surgery try to get back on the field but suffered a setback two weeks ago that -- ultimately ended his season. Now to the other football in DC United's first operating budget in 1996 the team president Kevin Payne -- money for a championship brains. 1996 was the first of four titles three united -- demanded excellence and more often than not his team delivered on and off the field. On Tuesday. -- announces resignation of the club he helped start almost two decades ago are now is linked to a leadership role with Toronto FC. Now -- departure comes at a time of transition for united team is still seeking a new stadium and this summer new investors Jason Levy had. And also Eric told here joint will Chang whose partners in the united number pains guidance united became Major League soccer's flagship franchise a passionate crowds. To match it's jam trophy case. Adding to the emotion of pains departure. I have so many memories and what was so proud of everything we've accomplished here. It's it's a very emotional for me I met with the staff this morning in I I kind of fell apart a little bit. But look you know life goes on change is a good thing. I really believe that and I think that this will be good for DC united in it I really believed to be good for me and my family as well just said that term -- -- this club and he's that has a huge stamp on it and move. That that's on us on a soccer side in DC united set a personal note he's been paternal to me and I've learned a lot from him. And and he's always been a very loyal to me and has had my back from they want and I certainly wouldn't be in the position. I am now -- without Kevin. Of these -- almost it's just a lot of US pro soccer history you can argue it. During games time they've won medalist cup four times over the supporter shield recognized league's best regular season record also force times throw a US overcomes international competitions. DC united as 112. Major trophies. Battled to a premiere of Comcast sports -- studios I've Dave Johnson for CSN Washington dot com. CSN Washington dot com.