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Morgan State's Fred Farrier coaches his football players on and off the field

Morgan State's Fred Farrier coaches his football players on and off the field

He's the interim coach of a winless football team that lost its most recent game, 62-0. But know this about Fred T. Farrier: Records aside, the Morgan State coach is intent on turning out men. Team meetings are as likely to touch on character and trust as on completions and touchdowns.

"Every game, I believe we've got a chance to win," said Farrier, 44, whose team hosts Howard on Saturday at 7 p.m. "At the end of the day, though, football is just a tool to teach life's lessons, long term. We're preparing these players to be good husbands and great dads. Because when you graduate, you've got to pay that car note and day care bills, and those folks want their money on...

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