Former FWAA President Dick Weiss was interviewing Penn State coach Bill O’Brien last May in New York when he got a call from his office at the New York Daily News, informing him that he was being laid off.
But what seemed at the time to be a devastating end to a distinguished career soon proved instead to be merely a reset.
You’ve heard of survival of the fittest? This is survival of the nicest.
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