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TRCB - Member Profile - Freddie Brister

Writer and editor, Freddie Brister, is a former high school football coach of 25 years. His love of the game of football is reflected in his words and memories of growing up in the South and playing football in the back yard with his brother, cousins and neighborhood friends. His biggest thrill is watching former high school players he has coached play at the college level. His favorite pastime is watching college football on TV and attending SEC games in person every chance he gets. Freddie Brister is a huge fan of the SEC and the Florida Gators.

The University of South Carolina (USC) is located in Columbia, South Carolina. The campus covers over 359 acres in downtown Columbia. It's not far from the State House.
The University of Missouri aka Mizzou is located in Columbia, Missouri. The university was founded in 1839. It was the first public university west of the Mississippi River.
What?! The Cardinals are in the playoffs? They won their division?! That's right folks, after 20 years Arizonans have something to cheer about. For only the second time since coming to the valley of the sun, the Cardinals have finished above 500 and have gone to the playoffs.
Within a mere 50 years, between 1940 and 1990, the city of Phoenix, AZ skyrocketed from being just the 99th largest city in the nation to the 9th. Baseball had always been a tradition in Arizona, even before a big-league team started there.
The Arizona State Sun Devil football program, though not your typical "power-house" program, is always great to watch. Obviously the best game of the season for those of us with our hearts stained maroon and gold, is the game for the Territorial Cup - established in 1899. This is the bitter rivalry between our beloved Sun Devils and the wretched University of Arizona Wildcats.
Deep in the heart of the desert lays a bustling town called Tempe, Arizona. Out there in the wild west a is rivalry football game which is among the oldest in the nation, dating back to before Arizona was admitted as a state. This game is known as "The Big Game", "The Duel in the Desert", or simply the battle for the Territorial Cup.
The Boston Red Sox have completely redefined themselves over the past several seasons. For generations of fans the Red Sox were always also rans and almost hads. This all changed in 2004 when the Red Sox, finally, won the World Series after an eighty-six year drought. They followed this up with another World Series win in 2007.
Brandon Stokley acknowledged yesterday that he had actually suffered his 10th career concussion on his first catch against the Jaguars. It was not the third one as some think. He got that concussion after he lost his balance and fell to his knees.
If there is one university in the state of California that has maintained many school traditions for all these years, it is the University of California at Berkeley, also known as Berkeley, UC Berkeley California, or simply Cal. This university, which was established in 1868, was the first public university in the state to be called the University of California. Nowadays, however, University of California system is composed of many UC universities all across the state.
Devin Hester was not the return man in the Bears' game versus the Rams and you wouldn't have known it. It seems as if every time Hester touched the ball, he would do serious damage to the other team by running it back for a touchdown or picking up significant yards.