From 30 years ago, remembering Sam Wyche's 'You don't live in Cleveland' speech

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From 30 years ago, remembering Sam Wyche's 'You don't live in Cleveland' speech
From 30 years ago, remembering Sam Wyche's 'You don't live in Cleveland' speech

*Note to readers: For the 30th anniversary of Sam Wyche's "You don't live in Cleveland" speech, the Cincinnati Enquirer re-ran an editorial by Enquirer sports columnist Tim Sullivan published Dec. 11, 1989. We re-publish it now in light of Wyche's death Thursday at age 74. Sam Wyche wanted to head off disaster. Some snowballs had been launched from the stands and had landed in the vicinity of the visiting Seattle Seahawks. So Good Neighbor Sam, the coach with a conscience, ran over to the referee for permission to intercede. Then he ran across the field, grabbed a microphone, and pleaded with the crowd cheering his Cincinnati Bengals. "Will the next person who sees anybody throw anything on that

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