The Uncommon Man

October 20, 2005

A Good Coach

It does my heart good when I read about a "traditional" male who "gets" it around the issue of how men are socialized in the US culture. I especially like it when a sports figure is one of those who "gets" it, since sports figures are the heros of popular culture.

Below is an article (its a bit dated) about Joe Ehrmann a former NFL star who is the coach the Greyhounds of Gilman School in Baltimore, a high school football team. He calls his coaching principal - Building Men for Others. Ah, it does a heart good...

(thanks Hugo)

via Parade Magazine - He Turns Boys Into Men

Posted by Russell at October 20, 2005 06:21 AM


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