Blow the whistle and play

A View From the Press Box (Football Preview)

It’s truly odd what the mind retains.

I’ve always found it fascinating how something as simple as a sound or smell can trigger an emotion or memory.

I was reminded of that Friday night when walking off the City of Clinton Field following the Norwood Middle School-Clinton Middle School game. There’s a smell, a scent if you will, only players (or as in my case, former player) recognize. 

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The legend of George Burma

In The Light — Football Preview

What’s your best memory about playing sports?

Was it some big win or heart-wrenching loss (and all losses are heart-wrenching)?

Was it playing a football game in the snow?

Or a baseball game in the rain?

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