Carlisle Indian School Football

Carlisle Indian School Football The Carlisle Indian Industrial School football team was an underdog story fit for the movies.  Beginning in 1879, Native American children were taken from their homes and sent halfway across the country to attend this “off-reservation boarding school” in Carlisle, Pennsylvania.  Athletics was an escape for many of the children, including … Read more

Don Sula | Before the Miami Dolphins Super Bowls

Facebook Twitter Episode Summary Don Shula is the winningest coach in NFL history, is the head coach of the only NFL team with a perfect season, went to three Miami Dolphins Super Bowls in a row, and was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.  His great success is well documented.  However, the rocky … Read more

Invincible Vince Papale

Facebook Twitter Episode Summary Vince Papale is a name many have heard of, even though he never played college football, nor did he get drafted to the NFL.  The reason we all know the name is that his story is an incredible journey of a lifelong Philadelphia Eagles fan given the opportunity to try out … Read more

Richard Berthelsen | NFLPA’s Trusted Legal Counsel

Facebook Twitter Episode Summary Richard Berthelsen spent 40 years with the NFLPA, fighting for player rights. Perhaps the biggest win for the NFLPA was free agency, allowing players to choose where they want to play instead of the owners having basically all of the power. He shares how he fell into the job working with … Read more