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Wobbly way to The Great One's great day
Gary Ronberg
July 08, 1968
In adversity, Gary Beban's acquired nickname was becoming a misnomer. To compound matters, his passes in practice fluttered like dying ducks. But at Atlanta he was the All-America of UCLA days and then some
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July 08, 1968

Wobbly Way To The Great One's Great Day

In adversity, Gary Beban's acquired nickname was becoming a misnomer. To compound matters, his passes in practice fluttered like dying ducks. But at Atlanta he was the All-America of UCLA days and then some

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"Yeah, Beeb," said another. "You sure looked horrible in practice tonight."

So The Great One shook hands all around and stepped outside to meet Kathy. Next was the All-Star Game in Chicago—but Gary Beban's mind was on Washington.

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