Have a great month! "Perfection" It's quick fast & gets past most who try to capture, It's exclusive, it seduces, it's elusive...it's what everyone's after. It takes desire through the wire as you're ...
Have a great month! Remember you can follow me on twitter @CoachToddBates for weekly inspirational quotes and messages. “Fight Back” When it’s tight and the competition is splitting hairs, One must fight and have one mission…getting there. Multiple individuals but a single mind, We don’t walk between the lines and tough is how our team [ Read More ]
Have a great month! “Unattainable” It’s that thing that you think you need to have, You reach for keeps, but it exceeds your grasp. Success…you want her so bad her scent makes you dance, But people only give you one percent of a chance. Get acquainted with toughness when things don’t go right. Every [ Read More ]
Have a great month! “Pointing At a Plane” One chance to advance, One shot’s all you’ve got, This is it…like it or not. Make the most of your post, Pay attention take notes, And if there is an election you’ll get all the votes. Why are you just sitting there when you’re anointed in the [ Read More ]
Have a great month! “Sow and Grow” Ask the farmer, there is no such thing as speed seeds. Good works has its perks, but bad choices impede deeds. Just as the worker goes to lunch when he knows its noon, It takes days of sun rays and water before roses bloom. This road is hard, [ Read More ]
Have a great month! “A Handshake Away” Everybody saying nope, The world provides a way to cope. Then you get a ray of hope, Gotta keep swinging can’t stay on ropes Have to learn how to play the slopes. One can go from soar to shock, One day you’re on top then doors are locked. [ Read More ]
The 2014 Todd Bates Football Skills Camp will be held June 7th at the City Football Field in Heflin, Alabama. I am excited to continue my partnership with the Heflin Recreation Center. The 8th Annual Camp will be held for ages 6-13 and it is FREE. To sign up or find out more information please [ Read More ]
Have a great month! "Dream Again" Know who you are and trust your insight, Lack of confidence busts and bends life and crushes wind pipes. Believe in yourself and grow ‘til you lead, ...
Mark your calendar! The 9th Annual Todd Bates Football Skills Camp will be held at the Heflin Recreation Center June 13, 2015. Additional details will be released soon as well ...
"Decisions" February, 2015 Poem of the Month "DECISIONS" When you have a tough decision or you've gotta make a choice, I will send someone with wisdom...just make sure you hear my ...
TheBamaWay "The Bama Way: Profiles of Champions" pre-order your copy today! I co-authored this book with two great men Scott Lynch and Scott Haugen! The book is about players from each ...
#1 and #2 go down and Bama is again chasing the crown!!! In the midst of the excitement of the football and holiday season Legendary Sports Artist Daniel Moore and ...
[caption id="attachment_2690" align="alignleft" width="231" caption="January, 2015 \"Poem of the Month\""][/caption] "Dreamers" The rigors of this life is known to shrink kids, As they linger it triggers the dreamer to think big. ...
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