Mature Athletes, Sport and the Higher Life

Mature Athletes, Sport and the Higher Life

Mature Athletes, Sport and the Higher Life By David Meggyesy                                                                                                                                                                                                                ...
90% Mental, 10% Physical: The Inner Game

90% Mental, 10% Physical: The Inner Game

How often have athletes heard this comment from coaches, “the game is 90% mental and 10% physical”.  There is more wisdom in those words than is often realized.  However, when I’ve asked coaches, “What are you teaching or coaching about the mental or inner side of the...

The Drive to be #1 Warps Judgment

By David Meggyesy (yes, THAT David Meggyesy) NFL football is our American war game, a violent conquest and defense of territory. But it is still a game, an athletic contest, not a killing field. The bounty programs perpetuated by former Saints defensive coach Gregg...