Dan Wetzel is an author, screenwriter, and national columnist for Yahoo Sports and Yahoo.com. He’s written sports-related books Resilience, Sole Influence, Glory Road, and Runnin’ Rebel. As a sports writer, he has written about NASCAR, college football, the NFL, MLB, NHL, NBA, mixed martial arts, and the Olympics. His columns appear In the sports section of Yahoo.com. He cowrote the 2014 movie Life of a King, starring Cuba Gooding, Jr. and Dennis Haysbert. He cohosts a weekly radio show on Yahoo Sports Radio with Pat Forde. He is a fill-in host on The Sports Inferno in Detroit, Michigan on AM 1270. Wetzel is a native of Norwell, Massachusetts and a 1994 graduate of the University of Massachusetts Amherst, where he was editor of the campus newspaper (The Daily Collegian) and majored in political science.