Originally posted on The Colts Authority  |  Last updated 4/9/12
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Gary Brackett's story is well known around Indianapolis, but the story you know is only part of an incredible journey from the streets of the projects to football fields of the NFL. I recently spoke with Gary about his book, and after reading it, felt it was imperative to share my thoughts. The book itself is breezy, yet powerful. It is written very much in Brackett's voice, and there is no co-writer listed. It feels very much like Brackett sitting down and telling you his story. He frames the narrative around Super Bowl week 2006, inter-cutting his path to become a champion in football with the journey he took to the NFL. I was familiar with much of Brackett's story, but still found myself openly weeping at several passages before I even came to the most well-known parts of his story.  The book is a quick read, and a powerful one. No one who picks it up will regret a moment spent with it. The aesthetic and inspirational value aside, the book challenged my thoughts on ...
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