La Russa & Mike Holmgren: Cross-Sport Doppelgangers

by

comment
Mike Holmgren is in the midst of stumbling through his final year as head coach of the Seattle Seahawks.
tonyspets.jpg

Today on the sports blog of our sister paper, Seattle Weekly, former RFT staff writer Mike Seely has an interesting take on the likely legacy of Holmgren.

Seely speculates that Holmgren will go down as the Tony LaRussa of the NFL. Why? For starters, the pair have nearly identical career winning percentages.

It's worth a read, if only to get another look at this priceless, puppy-faced picture LaRussa.

- Keegan Hamilton

Tags

Riverfront Times works for you, and your support is essential.

Our small but mighty local team works tirelessly to bring you high-quality, uncensored news and cultural coverage of St. Louis and beyond.

Unlike many newspapers, ours is free – and we'd like to keep it that way, because we believe, now more than ever, everyone deserves access to accurate, independent coverage of their community.

Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing pledge, your support helps keep St. Louis' true free press free.