What hits you first when you meet Aaron Golub is his confidence. It’s the confidence that comes from being the world’s first legally blind NCAA Division 1 football player and an NFL free agent. It’s the confidence that comes from being (literally) blindsided on the field over and over again and finding the strength to get back up. It’s the confidence that comes from learning how to snap a football 15 yards without being able to see your receiver and hit them perfectly in the hands. So how did you begin your football career? I wanted to play football in seventh grade. My parents were definitely nervous, but they allowed me to do it. And I was horrible. You know, I was not athletic. I was a third-string guy for several years. How did you get better? During my sophomore year, I woke up at 5 a.m. every day, went to practice long snapping, went to class, went to team practice, lifted weights every single night after school, and did that every single day for the next three … [Read more...] about He Became the First Legally-Blind NCAA Division 1 Football Player. And Now He’s Inspiring Others to Chase Their Dreams.