Although it has a sports backdrop, this book goes beyond athletic accomplishments and achievements. Rick takes an up close and personal look at the broadcast journalism industry, politics, personal relationships, cancer diagnosis, and last but not least race in America and how it affects those areas and others. Throughout the book you will probably recognize many people places and situations. Perhaps learn something about someone you thought you knew. 

Swagger, The Life And Times Of Rick Whitlow


Rick Whitlow was born and raised in Michigan City, Indiana. A star athlete who attended Illinois State University on a basketball scholarship. His background in media and public relations catapulted him into the area of politics where he gracefully navigated the sometimes hostile racial, social, and economic landscape.