Frank Deford

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I have survived so long because I've been blessed with talented and gracious colleagues, and with a top brass who let me choose my topics every week and then allowed me to express opinions that were not always popular. Well, someone had to stand up to the yackety-yak soccer cult.feedback
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May 29 2017
Frank Deford has most recently been quoted in an article called Frank Deford, a Literary Storyteller of Sport, Dies at 78. Frank Deford said, “I hoped that by writing about this one extraordinary little person, I would give a face to her disease – cystic fibrosis – which was then struggling to achieve the recognition that it needed to secure research funds. As a father who was a writer, I would've felt simply irresponsible had I not written the story about what was the most important thing that had happened in my life – never mind how tragic that was – especially since writing that story might help others.”. Frank Deford has been quoted a grand total of 3 times in 2 articles.
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