The Salvation Only Winning Can Provide

Just a few years ago, ESPN’s viewers called the Michigan-Ohio State rivalry the best.  Not just in college football, or all football.  But in all sports.  Period. Everyone knew this year’s game wouldn’t go down as one of the best.  Michigan entered the game with a 9-2 record and a number 17 ranking, but the […]

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A Thanksgiving break: Big Ten Icons, and an NPR interview TODAY!

Hello Loyal Readers, I’m off the road for a few days, at least, but will be heading out for “Three and Out” speeches and signings in Atlanta on Tuesday, Minneapolis on Wednesday, and New York next Saturday, December third.  (Please check under “events” for complete details.) We’ve had to cancel the event on December 6 […]

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Image Versus Integrity

College football coaches are far from the richest people in sports, but they could be the most powerful.  That might seem far-fetched, but not to the disciples of Bear Bryant, Woody Hayes, and Tom Osborne, to name just three, who rose to become almost spiritual leaders at their schools. At University of Michigan president James […]

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“Three and Out” Interview with Michigan Radio’s Christina Shockley

Hello Loyal Readers, And today, perhaps, Loyal Listeners.  I’m traveling through the book tour, in Los Angeles right now, and the obvious topic this week is Penn State.  (Perhaps you’ve heard.)  But given the event schedule (under “Events” here), I knew I couldn’t do the story justice, and to try to write something else would […]

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New York Times bestseller list, and an updated tour schedule

Dear Loyal Readers, No, not a bonus blog today — sorry!  But a link to the New York Times bestseller list — in case anyone thinks I was making it up! — and an updated tour schedule for the rest of 2011.  We still have a few blanks to fill in — a few locations […]

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Singing the praises of an unsung hero named Chalmers Elliott

Dear Loyal Readers, On Sunday, “Three and Out” will debut in the New York Times Bestseller list at #6!  I thought we had a shot, but I was surprised to learn it would be that high.  Obviously, this did not happen in a vacuum, and the book itself — good, bad or ugly, you tell […]

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