This week on the Sports Desk, Referee Rich Deleo sits down with Ed Flanagan, Former NFL Player and Altoona Native.
Rich opens his discussion with Ed speaking about his time playing under Altoona’s Legendary Coach Earl Strohm.
Ed speaks on starting his Football Career as a Fullback, and transitioning to Center and eventually Offensive Tackle under Coach Strohm.
Rich asks Ed about this time under the Friday night lights playing in the Football town of Altoona in High School.
Ed and Rich pay their respects to Coach Ron Rickens, who Ed played under as part of Coach Strohm’s Coaching Staff.