Via everywhere on the internet, this recruiting note comes from the pen of a Mississippi State coach and was sent to Michael Ferns, a linebacker from Ohio, who recorded this historical document so that all might share in its wonder. As you can see, there are some, uh, interesting things about this note.
And, because it is a Tuesday in April with nothing better to do, we shall spend way more time than we should pouring over a note that contains three words and what looks to be seven underlines.
First, the obvious things:
-Either Mississippi State, in a community outreach program, has allowed the children of the Oktibbeha County school system to write some recruiting notes, or a grown-ass person has handwriting worse than me
-If it was written by a child, no chance it was written by a Starkville city school child because that is the work of county folk
-It's possible it was written by someone holding the pen like 4-year olds do when they're first exposed to the...