The Intersection of Family and Football In the Wake of Tragedy

The Intersection of Family and Football In the Wake of Tragedy

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.

Family and Football: How the Bond Between Player and Coach Has Helped Perry Sylvester After the Loss of His Mother

Family and Football: How the Bond Between Player and Coach Has Helped Perry Sylvester After the Loss of His Mother

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.