T. A. D. Jones Quotes (1 quote)
“[To Yale football players:] Gentlemen, you are now going out to play football against Harvard. Never again in your life will you do anything so important.”
―T. A. D. Jones
As quoted in: The Yale Football Story (1951) by Tim Cohane
Martin Chuzzlewit (1844), Chapter XXVII
“The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life. Rarely do members of one family grow up under the same roof.”
Illusions : The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah (1977)
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Picture Source: WikipediaT. A. D. Jones
Born: February 22, 1887
Died: June 19, 1957 (aged 70)
Bio: Thomas Albert Dwight Tad Jones was an American football player and coach in the United States. He served as the head football coach at Syracuse University and Yale University, compiling a career college football record of 69 24 6. He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 1958.
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