"Draft Day" isn't just a football flick - 04/25/14

Over the weekend I saw the movie "Draft Day" starring Kevin Costner and Jennifer Garner.  On the surface, it appears to be a movie only for sports nuts.  But it's actually more than that.

Of course, the movie explores football topics, but it also touches on the range of emotions that athletes, coaches, and general managers experience on such an important day of the season.

I couldn't help but root for the character named Vontae Mack.  He seems like a good guy who takes care of business on the field, but also his responsibilities off of it, caring for  his two nephews whose mother passed away.

I won't give anything away.  But I think you'll be rooting for Vontae too if you see this movie.

Hope you get  chance to see the flick.  It is excellent, in my opinion.

 

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