Alan Alexander Milne, better known as A. A. Milne, was an author and poet from England, who was particularly famous for being the creator of the character Winnie the Pooh. Milne was educated at the University of Cambridge and initially worked as a playwright; however it was as the writer of Winnie the Pooh in 1926 that he became famous. It was followed up by The House at Pooh Corner two year later. Other than that, he was a prolific writer who wrote children’s short story and poetry collections, newspaper columns, plays and had also been a columnist for the popular magazine Punch.
My mindset is I'm a quarterback. But I love being on the field.
Being the full-time quarterback, there is a big responsibility to stay healthy for your team.
When I had those injuries in college, I had all of these conversations with coaches about protecting myself. It was a constant internal struggle for me.
I had this struggle of, what do I do to make sure my brother is still part of everything that I do? As I was driving up to his funeral, it hit me. I'm going to wear his number.
If you can provide value somewhere and have a coach who believes in you and creates opportunities for you, it's so important to continue to try to excel.
No, I'm not perfect in any way.
I'm a BYU guy.
Everything falls on the quarterback.
I have never doubted. I have had a firm belief in God and the church.
I'm totally comfortable with taking some risk, but as long as it's doctrinated in something that makes sense.
Listen, trials and difficult times can help you become better and move forward, or they can cause you to step backward. It's how you handle those situations that shows who you can become.
Football is always going to be a means to an end. The physicality of the game - your body can't hold up. There's life after football, and I do worry. I don't want to put myself in jeopardy. I probably need to be more cautious, but this is me. It still isn't going to change the way I play.