This week on Yards and Stripes, Price Atkinson recaps what happened last weekend in Service Academy Football and is joined by Air Force All-American and Dallas Cowboys Chad Hennings.
At the start of the podcast, Price gives you the games recap from from three thrilling finishes including Army’s 28-27 win over Eastern Michigan, Air Force’s huge 34-30 comeback win over UNLV and Navy’s first loss of the season 30-27 at Memphis.
Then it’s on to his conversation with former Air Force 1987 All-American/Outland Trophy winner and 9-year Dallas Cowboys veteran defensive tackle Chad Hennings. The 1988 Air Force Academy talks about his time in Colorado Springs prepared him for his leadership role in the Air Force, his NFL career and now his career in business where he’s a motivational speaker and best-selling author. Also, he talks about his latest book “Forces of Character,” and the stories about leadership, excellence, success and motivation shared by iconic military and sports figures.
Plus, Price previews this weekends service academy football games and wraps up this week’s podcast with “Faces Of The Fallen” honoring a Navy two-time All-American wrestler and United States Marine Corps Major killed in the line of duty on May 11, 2007 in Baghdad.