He was the man who followed The Legengd, exiled forever to his fate as the man in the sbadow of Woody Hayes. He was fired from Ohio State in a stormy Thanksgiving controversy played out in national headlines. Yet in terms of tenure, only The Legend himself had a better record at Osu. Filed with the recruiting, the behind-the -scenes stories of the big games, the controversies both on and off the field--and the unforgettable presence of Woody--Earle is a sstory of toughness, honor, and independence. It is, finally, a coach's life at the pinnacle, conforming only to the code of thefield itself, where movement is ruled by perseverance, pride, and gritty determination. Indexed. Third Printing.Bruce, Earle is the author of 'Earle: A Coach's Life - Earle Bruce - Paperback' with ISBN 9781882203628 and ISBN 1882203623.