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Topic - Don Yaeger
One of the more telling — and accurate — statements to emerge from the American Revolution came from a British intelligence officer, Maj. Gen. George Beckwith: "Washington did not really outfight the British, he simply outspied us!"
Rex Ryan has been called lots of things _ some nice, and others not-so-much _ during his two years as coach of the New York Jets.
Life turns out vastly different for those wishing for success versus those working for it. In the newly released "I Beat the Odds: From Homelessness to the Blind Side and Beyond," author and NFL offensive tackle Michael Oher (with Don Yaeger) takes us through his challenging life from ghetto to gridiron greatness, writing in a tone both matter-of-fact and moving.