October 5, 2016 • college football can feature some of the most lopsided scores in sports commentator frank deford traces the reason why, right back to its.
Frank deford's weekly commentary on sports appears wednesdays on nprorg. Sports, after all, are full of counterfactual possibilities replete with drama on jason gay's essay what if football had been deemed too boring.
Benjamin franklin deford iii (december 16, 1938 – may 28, 2017) was an american sportswriter and novelist from 1980 until his death in 2017, he was a regular sports commentator on npr's morning edition radio program deford wrote for sports illustrated magazine from 1962 until his death in npr's morning edition from 1980 to 2016, when his essays became monthly.
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