Soon, the street leading into Athens High School would carry his legacy: Philip Rivers Drive. He (Rivers) means a great deal to our town,” former Golden Eagles Head Football Coach Allen Creasy said earlier this week. He has been on a football field every day since he was 5 years old.
INDIANAPOLIS – He’s in charge of one of the NFL’s premier offensive lines and every day watches a transcendent player go about his business. Life is good for Chris Strausser. During a Tuesday Zoom conference call, the Indianapolis Colts’ offensive line coach addressed several topics.
After coaching Xavier Rhodes for four years with the Minnesota Vikings, Gannon is excited about what Rhodes can do now that he's with the Colts: Gannon was an assistant defensive backs/quality control coach with the Vikings from 2014-17. During that period, Rhodes developed into one of the top cornerbacks in the league; he earned back-to-back Pro Bowl selections in 2016 and 2017, and was a First-Team All-Pro selection in Gannon's final year on Minnesota's staff.