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Rudy Ruetigger

Summary: Rudy Ruetiger had a kind of drive like no other. He set out to accomplish a dream, something he had been wanting since he was a child and succeeded. Since he was a child he wanted to play football for the Fighting Irish of Notre Dame. and overcame numerous obstacles to do it.
Modern day films often depict characters in search of acceptance, love and making the most out of their life no matter what the circumstances are. It seems that this is one theme in film that all human beings can relate to on an emotional level. We all seem to understand the powerlessness characters feel when these same characters achieve what they strive for in life. Rudy Ruetiger was born to wear a Notre Dame uniform. His low grades in high school, poor athletic skills, and size slowed him down at first, but the drive and spirit of 5 people set his sights on joining the team.

Rudy Ruetiger knew that he was a dreamer since he was a child. He was determined to set his standards high and play for the Fighting Irish. Even though when he told his parents they laughed at his ambitions and told him he...

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