Daily Archives: December 20, 2013

Earl Faison – Heart of San Diego

Earl Faison has always been one of my favorite AFL players.  Though somewhat overshadowed (literally and figuratively) by his enormous linemate and friend, Ernie Ladd, Faison was perhaps even more dominant than Ladd until his career was cut short by injury.  While many who played against Ladd say he did not go hard on every play, the opposite is felt about Earl Faison, who played the game with abandon. read more