Not every college football program can boast of rolling with a retired four-star general before the season starts — or any other time for that matter.
Gen. Stanley McChrystal, the former commander of the International Security Assistance Force and commander of United States Forces Afghanistan, spent 34 years in the Army and became a Senior Fellow at Yale in 2010. Before his service in Afghanistan, he was the director of the Joint Staff (2008-2009).
He joins the seniors to be on their annual spring trip to Gettysburg.
They chop it up.
"It's pretty unique, the opportunity we have to learn from a four-star general is second to none. It's...