Cam Newton has some attributes that can’t be taught: his 6-5, 245-pound size, his 4.6 speed, his lateral flexibility and his Colt 45 of an arm.
Drew Brees is a less striking physical specimen at 6-0, 210 pounds, but he has put together a Hall of Fame career by mastering the attributes that can be taught but are difficult to learn, such as pocket presence and precision accuracy.
Running backs and tight ends could essentially be double-teamers.
"We’re going to have different opinions but the more you know people, the better relationships you have, the easier it is to accept somebody’s different opinion about going a way about doing some certain things.""My only thing is, and I thought Cam did a good job of it, when you do that, you’re going to get a camera in your face. Seeing Chris Long’s arm around Malcolm Jenkins, that’s what sparked it for me," said Jefferson.
(Imagine yourself chest-deep in water and quickly throwing an ovular, round object. ) Newton is so incredibly talented that some of his ugliest mechanical throws still hit the mark.
(See Ted Ginn’s 88-yard touchdown against the Raiders.) But more often, they hit the air surrounding his receiver’s catching radius.
Authors of the group selected a photo and prompt that spoke to them and wrote a short story. This was a cute short about two football players falling for each other. I thought the author did a great job developing the characters and setting the stage for their relationship. Shelves: romance, contemporary, mm, men-in-uniform, shorties-100-pages-or-less, selfpublished, lifestyles-of-the-rich-and-famous, worth-an-eye-of-the-tiger-montage, books-with-tiny-humans, bye-bye-butt-virginity, skulls-old-and-moldy-2017 Being that the NFL insists on confusing me with the preseason schedule and not having MNF on Monday night when there should be football for cripes sake, I can be thankful that Nico Jaye and Man to Man Coverage exists.
Download the story, read it online or find it in Love Is Always Write: Volume 6.__________Genre: contemporary Tags: gay-for-you; first time; athlete; bromance; football; sports; opposites attract; enemies-to-lovers; frottage Warnings: none Word Count: 16,058It seemed to be way longer than it actually was. This was such a great short story and ticked all my sports story boxes.