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    I can talk softball all day Lobster Birch's Avatar
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    I'm not saying anyone should coach like this, but I think this man's approach proved that even football coaches don't have to be Vince Lombardi to win championships. I think you will enjoy this short piece on the late Frosty Westering.

    The original link no longer works so I have updated it:

    https://www.sportsonearth.com/article/44702352/

    Last edited by Lobster Birch; 10-16-2018 at 03:10 PM.

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    That is one of those unique individuals that you would be very blessed to meet let alone be able to spend any small amount of time with. I wish I had had the chance.

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    Thank you so much for the article.
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    Good read !
    I got your softballs

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    Awesome. And thanks to the mod who stickied it.
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    Outstanding read. Thanks for sharing!

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    Just awesome. I think a must read for every single coach. In the world.

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    Cool story. Nice to see a different perspective on coaching.
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    Great stuff. Thanks!
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    Great read. Thanks for posting..

    You say crazy like its a bad thing!!

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