Faith in the Game: Lessons on Football, Work, and Life
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Faith in the Game: Lessons on Football, Work, and Life

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As head coach of the University of Nebraska Cornhuskers for twenty-five years, Tom Osborne had one of the most impressive records in college football. Before retiring in 1997, he took his team to a bowl game every year, won three national championships in the last four years he coached, and ended his career boasting an almost unheard of 84 percent winning record. But while...more
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Published December 10th 2008 by Harmony (first published September 7th 1999)
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Ben  Campopiano
Character Themes each week including: honesty, loyalty, courage, unselfishness, work ethic, discipline, confidence, leadership, teamwork, mental toughness, and perseverance.

Annual individual meetings with coaches and players – be as honest and open as possible

“Team Talk” should be positive – if you have a problem bring it to the open and to someone who can fix it. Don’t talk behind backs, bicker, or complain to other teammates. Negativity in locker room destructs team chemistry and eventually te...more
Denise Mainquist
A little too much focus on football for my tastes. But I do feel that Tom Osborne has excellent character and modeled his faith for his players, the community and others involved in college football.
Devonne West
This kind of coach is definitely a dying breed.
Chris
Great book on faith and football!!
Austin Lewis
One of my personal favs.
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