Individual Author Record
Name: Rick TelanderPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Born: 1948 in Peoria, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionRick Telander is a native of Peoria, Illinois and attended Northwestern University on a football scholarship. He played for coach Alex Agase as a cornerback (and punter junior year),making All-Big Ten his senior season and two-time All-Big Ten Academic. His teammates included Mike Adamle, who is also now a member of the Chicago media.
Biographical and Professional InformationRick Telander is a sports columnist for the Chicago Sun-Times.
*''The Hundred Yard Lie: The Corruption of College Football and What We Can Do to Stop It,'' University of Illinois Press, 1996*''String Music, Cricket Books, 2002*''Heaven is a Playground'', (Second Edition) Bison Books, 2004*''Like a Rose: A Celebration of Football'', Sports Publishing, 2004