Fall may not yet be in the air along the Wasatch Front, but footballs are, and that brings to mind some anniversaries.
Forty years have passed since I last laced up shoulder pads as a high school senior. My football career was mostly forgettable, as I detailed in a column several years ago.
The older I get, the more sympathy I have for our perennially grumpy coach. I appreciate today what I didn’t understand in 1976, which is that he relied
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Jay Evensen is the Senior Editorial Columnist of the Deseret News. He has 32 years experience as a reporter, editor and editorial writer in Oklahoma, New York City, Las Vegas and Salt Lake City. He also has been an adjunct journalism professor at Brigham Young and Weber State universities.