Some articles on kinnick, nile:
... See also 1939 Iowa Hawkeyes football team Before the 1939 season, Kinnick wrote, "For three years, nay for fifteen years, I have been preparing for this last year of football ... looks like - so hold your hats." Coach Anderson liked Kinnick immediately ... He referred to all of his players by their last names, except Kinnick, who was always "Nile" ...
Famous quotes containing the words won and/or nile:
“We are not won by arguments that we can analyse but by tone and temper, by the manner which is the man himself.”
—Samuel Butler (18351902)
“Hard by the lilied Nile I saw
A duskish river dragon stretched along.
The brown habergeon of his limbs enamelled
With sanguine alamandines and rainy pearl:
And on his back there lay a young one sleeping,
No bigger than a mouse;”
—Thomas Lovell Beddoes (18031849)