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Aug 31, 2020

With the NFL football season just around the corner and college football having just kicked off (kind of), I have a very special guest today. Luis Perez is a guy I’ve trained for a few years now, and he has one of the most fascinating stories you will ever hear. He did NOT play high school football, he won the Harlon Hill Trophy (Heisman Trophy for D2), and is now knocking on the doors of the NFL.


This episode is a must-listen for all athletes, kids, parents, coaches, sports fans, entrepreneurs, and high-performers who have a dream and have to overcome the odds. He went from 9th on the depth chart in college to a standout starter. And the rest is history. 


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More on the episode:

:15 - Special Guest in the House - QB Luis Perez

1:16 - Why Hasn’t Luis Perez Been Signed to an NFL Team

4:20 - The Dream is so Close

8:00 - Lessons on the Field From Pro Vets

11:59 - Bowler to Baller

16:50 - From 9th on the Depth Chart to the #2 Spot

19:18 - Division II Harlon Hill Trophy Winner to NFL QB

22:42 - In Every Negative There is a Positive

28:57 - Most Joy Outside of Football is This...

30:37 - Keeping the Champions Mindset

37:12 - Keep the Faith...There is One Goal

39:01 - Tunnel Vision

43:08 - A Man Who Worked His Tail Off

47:54 - Special Shout-outs to a Few Listeners




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