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Bear Bryant on Leadership
This is one of my favorite quotes - it relates to coaching but also so much more.
"If you want to coach, you have three rules to follow to win.
One, surround yourself with people who can't live without the game. I've had a lot of them.
Two, be able to recognize winners. They come in all forms.
And, three, have a plan for everything: a plan for practice, a plan for the game, a plan for being ahead, and a plan for being behind 20-0 at half, with your quarterback hurt and the phones dead, with it raining cats and dogs and no rain gear because the equipment man left it at home."
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I have been involved in discussions around the house on “what happened in Ferguson,” especially in the aftermath of the grand jury’s decision last night not to charge Officer Darren Wilson in connection with the slaying of Michael Brown. Although … Continue reading
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Don’t Try Suicide
“Don’t try suicide Nobody’s worth it Don’t try suicide Nobody cares Don’t try suicide Just gonna hate it Don’t try suicide Nobody gives a damn” – Queen Queen came out with a song in 1980 called Don’t Try Suicide. It had a catchy tune … Continue reading
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The Weekend in Sports
Like a lot of folks, my weekends are consumed with sports, especially this time of year. This weekend seemed especially jammed with them, forcing me to spend a lot of time on my couch. Friday night we kicked things off … Continue reading
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Soccer and Me
One question that I get asked from time to time is “why did you start liking soccer?” Well more honestly it’s usually more like “what’s with you and soccer?” or “I’m tired of the soccer posts on your Facebook” or … Continue reading
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You Are the “They”
Yesterday afternoon we had a ceremony to honor Austin Kleiber, a high school freshman, who last summer stopped a woman named KayLee Booth from stabbing another woman to death. Booth had stabbed her victim in the leg which immobilized her, then … Continue reading
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