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Blog 17.2

Blog 17.2

As football season approaches, we will be reminded of how the lessons on the gridiron are about more than just winning.  Marx was a ballboy with the Baltimore Colts when he first met Joe Ehrmann.  After looking up to Ehrmann as a larger than life NFL player, a series of events led Marx to reconnect with Joe as he was a volunteer football coach for Gilman high school.  Marx’s book chronicles how Joe taught lessons well beyond the X’s and O’s of football. 

Blog 17.1

Blog 17.1

Our last blog was dedicated to the legacy of Ken Ravizza who inspired everyone to be high achievers in sport, and more importantly, in life.  Our next blog series will be on the book Season of Life:  A Football Star, a Boy, a Journey to Manhood by Jeffrey Marx.  As football season approaches, we will be reminded of how the lessons on the gridiron are about more than just winning.  Marx was a ballboy with the Baltimore Colts when he first met Joe Ehrmann.  After looking up to Ehrmann as a larger than life NFL player, a series of events led Marx to reconnect with Joe as he was a volunteer football coach for Gilman high school.  Marx’s book chronicles how Joe taught lessons well beyond the X’s and O’s of football.