Coaching Corp Game Changer Awards

Samardzija still follows lessons learned on gridiron from Willingham

More than a decade after his football career ended, Samardzija is still influenced by the pair of seasons he spent alongside his former football coach...

Raiders edge rusher credits Ken Norton for putting him on right career, life pat...

Ken Norton Jr. never gave up on a once-troubled Bruce Irvin who has turned his life around and devotes significant time, effort and funds toward charity work...

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How high school coach in Hawaii challenged Buckner the moment he met him

DeForest Buckner stepped on to campus at Punahou School as a 6-foot-7 freshman and instantly caught the eyes of the head varsity coach.


The symbiotic relationship of Jarron Collins and his humbling high school coach

Jarron Collins sits on the bench as the calm and cool mind of the Warriors' coaching staff. He attributes it all to a special coach of his own.

Coaching Corp Game Changer Awards

Welcome to the 2018 Coaching Corps Game Changer Awards