Mark Williams


About Mark Williams

Mark is a 48 year old sports fanatic, who lives in West Palm Beach, Florida. He’s a passionate sports fan, who loves FSU football, the Florida Panthers and Tampa Bay Bucs! Mark is a fantasy sports enthusiast who works part time as a Customer Support Agent at fanduel.com. He has written as a Correspondent for the Florida Panthers on The Hockey Writers as well. When not busy following sports, Mark works as a licensed psychotherapist. His dream is to combine his passion for sports and helping people through his writing.

Email: mark@thoughtsonsports.com


Is Kaepernick being “blackballed” by the NFL?

Nearly a year after Colin Kaepernick took a stance (or rather lack of) on what he believed were social injustices, he continues to be a hot topic and one of controversy heading in to the start of this NFL season.  The controversy began last year when Kaepernick refused to stand […]


GoPro Sports Motivation – Ready, Go!

So what are you doing today?!  If you need some motivation to get outdoors for some adventure, GoPro’s videos should get you going!  If you’re not familiar with GoPro, it’s a sports camera, which is often associated with outdoor sports.  Many professional and amateur athletes attach it to a helmet, surf-board, […]


An open letter to Colin Kaepernick

Dear Mr. Kaepernick, I’m sure you’ve been bombarded with questions, comments and media requests since last Friday, but I hope that my message somehow makes it’s way to you.  When I first heard reports that you had refused to stand during the national anthem, my initial reaction was similar to […]


A story of perseverance and determination of Olympic proportions.

The 2016 Summer Olympics are upon us and there are many inspiring stories about the athletes who will compete, but few match that of Irish gymnast Kieran Behan.  When he was just a child, Kieran told his mother that he would be an olympic athlete.  However, he did not know […]


Perseverance – “Don’t ever give up” part III

Tonight, millions of sports fans watched the ESPY Awards, which is ESPN’s annual awards show that stands for Excellence in Sports Yearly Award.  The show, which recognizes individual and team athletic achievement and other sports-related performance aired on ABC for the first time after airing on sister network ESPN for the […]