By Donald Driver
The mythical NFL receiver, all-time receptions and yards chief for the golf green Bay Packers, and Dancing with the celebrities champion appears to be like again on his existence and career.
whilst he used to be picked within the seventh-round of 1999 NFL draft, Donald driving force couldn’t locate eco-friendly Bay on a map. He used to be given little likelihood of constructing the Packers roster, less of collecting over 10,000 yards in his occupation and turning into a brilliant Bowl champion. yet in an not likely trip, motive force has triumph over difficulty after drawback to develop into the most winning gamers within the NFL.
Now, for the 1st time, driving force remembers his time turning out to be up in Houston, spending nights dwelling in a U-Haul trailer along with his mom and stealing vehicles and promoting medicinal drugs together with his brother to get through. He recollects what it used to be prefer to stroll into the locker room as a little-regarded prospect out of Alcorn kingdom, an athlete who three hundred and sixty five days prior proposal his destiny used to be in excessive bounce instead of soccer, and why he could have by no means made the crew with no the aid of common supervisor Ron Wolf.
With the aid of his profitable velocity, ability, let alone, smile, driving force grew to become one in every of Brett Favre's most-trusted ambitions and a fan favourite at Lambeau. (Though it took your time for him to excellent his Lambeau leap.) Driven takes you contained in the locker room with Favre, stocks his stories with Reggie White, and remembers his newer role as a veteran chief for like Aaron Rodgers and Greg Jennings in the course of their tremendous Bowl run in 2010. Over 14 years driving force has been via it all—game successful touchdowns, crushing playoff defeats, scary accidents, and the honor of the tremendous Bowl.
touring off the sphere, driving force speak about his dating together with his spouse and 3 young ones: how doubtful they have been while he undertook the relentless education essential to develop into a champion at the 2012 season of Dancing With the celebs, and the way supportive they're of his charity paintings and repair to God.
driving force retired on his phrases after 14 years within the NFL: as a Packer for all times. pushed is the definitive tale of Donald Driver’s impressive journey.
From the Hardcover edition.