They can spend endless hours in the gym. They can study the playbook. They can prepare for a big game, but what athletes can't do is prepare for a tragedy. No one can.
Here's a sneak peak of a very special story that I am working on. Newberry Panthers TE Perry Sylvester and HC Ed Johnson have leaned on one another following the loss of Sylvester's mom, who was also Johnson's cousin. The intersection of family and football has never meant more.