The Yards Between Us

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A Memoir of Life, Love, and Football

A groundbreaking memoir from professional NFL player R.K. Russell, who made history by becoming the first out active NFL player to identify as bisexual.

Prison Or Passion

A collection of vulnerable and eloquent poems from R.K. Russell.

With bare honesty, walloping punchlines, and endearing flare, Prison or Passion captures the struggles of being a young boy without a father, and the strength that comes from building your own definition of manhood. There is a glimpse into the duality of abandonment and finding one’s self.