Rookies lose valuable learning tool
Canceled symposium means Class of 2011 is an experiment -- and not a good one
"That's all well and good, but what happens if the witch hits you first? I'm not going to just stand there and take it."
When I heard those words come out of the mouth of one of our better players, I realized just how different an environment I was in and how vital programs like the one we were taking part in really were.
It was 2001 and I was a rookie with the Washington Redskins taking part in a mandatory player program at the team's facility in Ashburn, Va. We had just sat ...
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