Blog Posts by David Lyons

  • Jerry Kramer’s Foreword

    Jerry Kramer’s Foreword

    Foreword On August 4th, 2018, I had the honor of being inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, over 50 years since I last played for the legendary Vince Lombardi and the Green Bay Packers. If it were not for my daughter Alicia, I probably would not have made it into the HOF. I … Continue reading "Jerry Kramer’s Foreword"Read More »
  • My Emlen Tunnell Story

    My Emlen Tunnell Story

    I grew up listening to stories told by my father, Bill Lyons, about his friend Emlen Tunnell, and we were both always amazed that no biography had ever been written about him. After considerable reflection and a push from my dad, I decided that I would take that journey and write about our local legend’s … Continue reading "My Emlen Tunnell Story"Read More »
  • U.S. Coast Guard

    U.S. Coast Guard

     On November 17, 2017, over seventy-six years after the United States declared war and entered into World War II, the United States Coast Guard announced that Emlen Tunnell’s legacy is not going to be forgotten, thanks to the Guard’s decision to name one of their Sentinel-class Fast Response Cutter ships (FRC) after him. The news … Continue reading "U.S. Coast Guard"Read More »