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Thursday, June 11, 2015
DID YOU HEAR THIS STUFF ABOUT JIM HARBAUGH?
(originally published on 1-6-15)
How old were you the last time you got into a fight? When was the last time you confronted somebody to punch them out because they called you a name? For most of us, probably Middle School, for some of us, perhaps High School. In the case of competitive athletes, this might crop up once in awhile at the College level.
We can all agree that when somebody calls you a name, you can answer back with the old "sticks and stones" saying, or you could walk away, or you could get a lawyer if you think you have a case. But you probably don't lash out into fisticuffs over name-calling, not once you're all grown-up.
Or maybe unless you're Jim Harbaugh? He confronted a name-caller with punches and man-wrestling at the tender age of 34. And the man he attacked was Jim Kelly, while he was working his television job covering pro football after his retirement.
Wait, what, you're saying? You didn't hear about this in the big presser last week in Ann Arbor? You can find out about it in this online list, or from these sources:
The physical evidence of the assault was the broken punching-hand of Harbaugh. And by the way, he wants you to think that he actually connected with Kelly, but not according to Kelly:
The inmates are now running the asylum
down in Shembechler hall.
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