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From the Archives: The great story behind Roosevelt Blackmon, Glades Central’s new coach

  • 2:49 pm Wednesday, January 26th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

The following is a profile of Glades Central’s new football coach Roosevelt Blackmon, whose amazing story saw him rise from an assistant equipment manager at small Morris Brown College to an NFL player. It was written by Palm Beach Post columnist Ethan J. Skolnick, who at the time was a staff writer for the Post, on April 15, 1998.