Bobby Bowden Book Signing

March 14, 2015

Categories: Event Photos

Trying his best to get the book to Bowden.
Bill Shepherd waited in line to surprise Bobby Bowden, his college football teammate. He brought along some newspaper clips from their playing days.
Coach Bowden primarily signed books, but he also signed memorabilia, such as jerseys, pictures and helmets.
These parents hope to establish their little one as a Seminole fan early in life.
These men proudly display their helmets signed by college football coaching legend Bobby Bowden.
This young man was happy to have Bowden's autograph inside his latest release, The Wisdom of Faith, along with a signed helmet.
Fans of all ages showed up wearing Seminole garnet and gold.
Coach Bowden had a joyful surprise reunion with Bill Shepherd, his college football teammate from 60 years ago.
Bowden said a few words to the crowd before he began signing books and memorabilia.
Some fans compared notes after meeting the football coaching legend.
More than 300 people came to the Billy Graham Library on a rainy day to meet one of their heroes.
Leo Ortiz is a 1999 graduate of Florida State University and said, "Coach Bowden was such a leader in the Tallahassee community for many years, on and off the field. He was a father figure to so many of the players."
We are thankful that numerous young families showed up to meet Coach Bowden. Many youngsters left the Billy Graham Library with an autographed football.

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