At some point in elementary school, I realized something. My peers could say whatever they wanted to about my disability, but if I worked hard enough, I could be better than them at something -- maybe I had an advantage after all.
After their overtime win over the Jets yesterday, the Patriots are the only team in the AFC East with a winning record. The most impressive win? Houston dumping Baltimore for the first time in franchise history 43-13.
I was a little girl growing up with a hearing problem, speech problem and big hearing aids enveloping my ears. I vowed never to go back to school but when my parents kept telling me I had to go back to get smart, I chose the next best thing: sports!