Being the only rookie this year has allowed me to really soak up the culture. As I fumble with tools and enviously try to copy the techniques of those who have done this for years, I got an idea; I should be writing a rookie handbook!
Where is Brett Favre? Any one know what he is up to now a days? I was so annoyed with his constant threats to retire now I totally empathize with this fence straddling. Change is awesome but easier said than done.
As we aim to professionalize our sport we must first take action to professionalize ourselves. We have spent too much time costing ourselves the future we are destined for by refusing to educate ourselves and demand changes to make athlete friendly improvements to our sport.