Chansky’s Notebook: The Creator
|Hometown:||Wichita Falls, TX|
|High School:||Notre Dame Catholic|
|Born:||March 17, 1972 (47)|
|Notes:||World Football Hall of Fame, 4x NCAA Champion, 2x Olympic Gold Medalist|
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