#266 – Gary Myers

The Life of Dad Show - Episode 266 - Gary Myers

Tommy Riles and Art Eddy talk about what father-son relationships they would love to read about anyone in world of professional sports. They get inspired by this week’s guest, Gary Myers.

Gary Myers is the NFL columnist for the New York Daily News. He has authored three books: The Catch, a look at the iconic 1981 NFC Championship Game between the Cowboys and 49ers; Coaching Confidential, which details the pressures of being an NFL head coach; and the New York Times bestseller Brady vs. Manning, an inside look at the greatest rivalry in NFL history.

Myers has been covering the NFL since 1978. He was a member of the cast of HBO’s Inside The NFL and the YES Network’s This Week in Football. Currently the host of WFAN’s Chalk Talk, he is a voter for the Pro Football Hall of Fame and a former adjunct professor at Syracuse University.

His own experiences coaching and watching his three kids play sports was the inspiration for his latest book, My First Coach: Inspiring Stories of NFL Quarterbacks and Their Dads.

Gary sits down with us to talk about his new book, fatherhood, and more.

Follow Gary Myers on Twitter @garymyersNYDN and get his book My First Coach wherever books are sold.

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