This Football Analogy Breaks Down the Strategy for Healing America

Chalkboard Lesson

Football coach Bill Walsh came up with a remarkable strategy in 1973 to beat other teams: "We need to put the ball where the other team isn't." This strategy goes beyond football. Americans are tired of constantly pounding each other about issues. We need to stop playing to the extremists. Most people are tired of hating their neighbor. We need to throw the ball somewhere else to win.