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INDEPENDENCE BOWL — Former Norman North quarterback Tyler Tettleton leads Ohio University into today's Independence Bowl against Louisiana-Monroe feeling no pressure. He attributes that, in part, to a father who despite a career in major league baseball always let his son “do my own thing.”
BY ROY LANG III Shreveport Times Published: December 27, 2012
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photo - Ohio's safety Gerald Moore, left, running back Beau Blankenship, second from left,  and quarterback Tyler Tettleton, listen as coach Frank Solich, second from right, answers reporters questions during a NCAA college football news conference for the Independence Bowl, Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012, in Shreveport, La. Ohio is scheduled to play Louisiana-Monroe Friday. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis) ORG XMIT: LARS106
Ohio's safety Gerald Moore, left, running back Beau Blankenship, second from left, and quarterback Tyler Tettleton, listen as coach Frank Solich, second from right, answers reporters questions during a NCAA college football news conference for the Independence Bowl, Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012, in Shreveport, La. Ohio is scheduled to play Louisiana-Monroe Friday. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis) ORG XMIT: LARS106

“He let me do my thing,” Tyler Tettleton said. “That's what I love about him; he just wants the best for me and he's always there supporting me.”

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