Found May 16, 2013 on The Victory Formation:
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You will have to excuse Eastern Michigan head coach Ron English. He might be living a little crazy these days thanks in part to another double-digit losing season in Ypsilanti, MI. Ya see, besides a 2011 season in which the Eagles finish .500 overall and in the MAC, it’s been a rough go. Definitely not as fun as it was for him when he was an assistant just 10 minutes down the road in Ann Arbor. Being that the football program isn’t especially successful, there is very little money coming into upgrades for the facilities. That’s why English is campaigning for $60,000 so that his team can have an upgrade to the bathrooms in their locker room (and other parts of the facilities, but bathrooms have to come first). Like any good campaign these days, it has a hash tag: #TimeToFLY. The thing is, there won’t be much flying involved, more like falling. I mean, I guess a bit of flying, since the plane has to get you high enough first. Here is the head coach making his pitch to convince people to donate to the cause and then the reward for those big time donors: “For three people, for [...]
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