Joseph P. Irwin is a 1980 graduate of Georgia Tech and president and CEO of Tech’s 105-year-old alumni association. He and his brother, Mike, authored “Cathedrals of College Football,” a look at the traditions and history of the finest college programs. He recalls his favorite Yellow Jackets football player, who represents the type of player that epitomizes the storied program.
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As told to Michelle Hiskey, for the AJC