Tragedy inspired Rachel Poole to take a groundbreaking path.
University of Pittsburgh
“People have said I’m too small for the pros,” Tony Dorsett said in 1974. “But I know I can run. I might get beat up a little bit doing it, but I can take a beating.”
Stewart Love’s arial photographs show a crowded city with sometimes surprisingly clean air.
Not only was Stallings on the roster for that March 31, 1978, game between the U.S. and Pennsylvania teams, but as Post-Gazette sportswriter Phil Axelrod wrote 10 days earlier, Stallings was one of the first players announced for the United States squad in the 14th annual event.
“The damn game has become too important,” the coach said when he resigned at age 47