Moving postgame speeches following big wins are nothing new. If they didn’t reach players on an emotional level, and if they didn’t have any sort of impact, they wouldn’t be given. That said, the words that Chuck Pagano offered to his Indianapolis Colts squad after they beat the Miami Dolphins on Sunday were different.
His speech didn’t just tug at the hearts of every player in attendance – it moved every single person who was privileged enough to be able to watch it at home.
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It was a great speech, all around. The most moving sentence, though, was definitely this: “My vision is to see two more daughters get married and to hoist the Lombardi Trophy."
We're rooting for you, coach.