ACB = Joe 'Ducky' Medwick
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All other things being equal, ACB
posted by sprack
Rockne had HS HB sensation Joe Medwick, Carteret NJ all lined up to be a member of Rockne's 1930 ND Frosh recruiting class. Rock had even set up a job for the HS star.
Medwick, who claimed it was his dream to play football for Notre Dame, wanted to follow his old HS teammate Ron Armour (ND Frosh '28) to South Bend.
But 'Ducky' Medwick went for the money & signed a contract with the St Louis Cardinals (ACB) instead of reporting to ND- on his way to a triple crown & MLB HOF career
He was apparently quite the character
Anyone with the nickname "Ducky-wucky" usually is
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