Ryan O’Callaghan had a longer than average career in the NFL, but almost didn’t survive the experience. He has a new book coming out – and much of it deals with being a big macho offensive lineman who happens to be gay, and what that was like for him as a man and as a player and what he’s doing now to help others in his retirement.
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Hear pre-game radio interviews from Redding Colt 45s players, posted by the voice of the Colt 45s in 2019, Brent Weber.
I’m at a stage in my life where the little things, the smell of the grass, the camaraderie, the stories, the connection, the joy that fans young and old can find just being at the ballpark, reminds me of what’s important.
I recall when I was working for CNN Sports, pitching a well known magazine that I wrote some stuff for in those days. It was about this kid out of Stanford and Cypress, California, and what he was accomplishing and certain to accomplish in golf. Well, they turned it down. I have that rejection letter…