About the Author
Jerry Gordon is currently the defensive coordinator at Potomac Falls High School in Sterling, Virginia.
Gordon started his football career as a walk-on at the University of Massachusetts in 1979. He went on to become a three-year starter on the offensive line, earning a full scholarship and becoming one of the few players in University of Massachusetts history to become a two-time captain. University of Massachusetts won or shared three Yankee Conference football championships in that period.
Gordon has coached with the Boston Breakers (USFL), Northeastern University, University of Massachusetts, Yale University, Sandwich High School (MA), and Potomac Falls High School (VA).
Gordon has also had two articles published in Gridiron Magazine and an article published in Success magazine. Gordon has also written numerous Internet articles and has appeared on Portland radio station 95.5 The Game.
Gordon and his wife, Carol, currently reside in Hamilton, Virginia. Gordon is stepfather to two children, Erik and Jennifer, and has three granddaughters.