Footballguys Staff Bio: Larry Thomas

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Age: 55

Birthplace: Ohio

Education: None

Occupation: Small Business owner

Hometown: West Alexandria, Ohio

Family: Wife Rhonda (Rho), 3 daughters, a son, five grandsons and four granddaughters, very blessed

Years playing fantasy football: 30+, all with IDP

Favorite FF smack talk: No smack... not my style

Years writing about fantasy football: 8

Favorite FBG feature: RTD by Jene, I'm an IDP guy

Organized football experience: None really

Favorite NFL team: Houston Texans

Favorite college team: UD Flyers (basketball)

Favorite fan moment: Our sponsored winged sprint car, driven by Jac ”Wild Child” Haudenchild winning an All-Star race @ Eldora. Even though I’m not a hockey fan, the 1980 US Olympic hockey team will always be special.

Favorite player of all time: too many

NFL rule(s) I would change if I could: Not a rule I guess … make tackles/assist and tackles for loss an official NFL stat.

Favorite movie(s): Ten Commandments, My Cousin Vinny, Midnight Run, Shawshank Redemption, Phenomenon and Life

Favorite musical genres/albums/artists: Southern Rock, Classic Rock, some Country.

What I read: Bible and NFL stuff

Hobbies: NFL, Fantasy Football, Geneology, Racing, College Basketball, spending time with my grandchildren. (I love them so much it hurts, one of God’s greatest gifts)

Favorite TV show(s): Monday Nite Football, Sunday Nite Football, NFL Total Access, NFL Draft, Fox News

Least favorite household chore: Mowing grass come about August and cleaning the gutters always.

Dream job: NFL Owner or GM

Quote: Live well, live wisely, live humbly. It's the way you live, not the way you talk, that counts.

Parting thoughts: As a Commish, integrity is maintained by keeping yourself above suspicion... don't put yourself in a situation that can be questioned later.