New Story: Insider Friday Report: The Cheese Stands Alone
Whenever organized sports are played, the rules and regulations governing the games usually beget certain expectations in those both participating and observing. For instance, football is almost defined by designations, along with the assumptions accompanying them. Numbers are a great example. Those holding down the trenches are identified differently than their teammates at skill positions. The divergent approaches, body types, and usually, personalities, separating these individuals should be enough, but numbers punctuate the dividing line. Number 99, at the professional level, is never a receiver. Don't expect a center rocking number seven anytime soon.