Robert Edgren - Football

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Robert Edgren - Football - It a FOOTBALL IN - THE GOOD OLD DAYS By Edgren...
It a FOOTBALL IN - THE GOOD OLD DAYS By Edgren t 'SmiW'lAVTV.;iAJ t. SkZ. SsV sfc'lsWrV'lfr - iff Waa otlea: . A ' rVKMosuTsj ' " On tisSsBsst ' jBafcOBrVw t?r i Triuua .o errmr V '"" - """ fcT r i mmmmm 11 i I I riUMd .0 eTnar VIMHCK. ATTeH. A.TIKCKUB Uftft TIB BK. mrvmy coajttcr nacrrbAU. MKATWf , The cKisMT - Tts vr "nut rtoansati err - ' i cvvMa4ia oayt ( rV'y . - ,. . - p. S" v - nr - - - iVl V - Tm M ' ff t 'oew.incrjfcV a ansa ato 4 Hejrw.Y se A RtA ei.T omh. erer fteesu TOtLt0 B.VB wtaui oe4 cNrs, IBy Robert Edgren.t. day of tho "flying wedge" a football tSl cm n to - wc TUB feisu vun Cooip TM4 rVAT PeoTcra Art . irr v riH tiCvtW SOMH PkeWttft. with the so many of ray men. on. the football Held, that I thought I'd either, have to tame .him or drop him. "Talking to him did no good, - He'd been playing up In the northwest, where slugging went,' and he ' oouldn t help using his flats whenever he got excited and at clone quarters. I had n man then I thought could tame anything on legs one of the greateat guards Yale ever had. I went to hina and explained the. thing. ."'This fellow, "Wilbur will be a Valu able man. If I can cure him or rough lng,' I aald 'I want you to do it. Teach him a lesson. I'll put htm opposite opposite you today and I want you to slua him ' and knock his head off. Never mind the elbow: use your net. "lie agreed, I put "Wilbur, out on the end, where there d be plenty of room, and my - man opposite him. Play started. started. My man walloped Wilbur, and Wilbur walloped my man once. My man dropped, knocked out cold, lie waa on the hospital list and couldn't play for. two weeks. I had to drop the other fellow. He'd have crippled my . rWrUMY YAi Ago A at rV vtuo cculb sin m A dee. UtWtClTf HU Tllsr - , AAr T axavMT ADY TtArV 1 .. Center had followed the example of uuuesea lariner .west, wnicn were not hampered by old traditions and old Ideas like the big eastern universities. furiously, the west Is alwaya hunting hunting for new and advanced methods; the east Is alwaya conservative. That Is why Chicago walked all over the Princeton team that shortly afterward ahowed Its class among eastern - col - legos by. trimming Harvard for the first time in 10 years. Perfect forward passing let California California beat the University of Southern California by 16 - 7, although U. 8. C. made many yards more than U. C. In line playa. Andy - Smith's chief scoring strategy was a forward pass on a fake end run play, which brought the ball down to within scoring distance repeatedly. Nichols and two other men would start as If for an end run, fake a block of the opposing end and tear down the field. Toomey then threw the ball to Nlcholswho waa Invariably clear for a run. Princeton's victory over Harvard of he 611

Clipped from The Fort Wayne Sentinel27 Nov 1921, SunPage 6

The Fort Wayne Sentinel (Fort Wayne, Indiana)27 Nov 1921, SunPage 6
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