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Your RBR word of the Day: Wunderkind

wunderkind \VOON-duhr-kint\, noun; plural wunderkinder \-kin-duhr\:

1. A child prodigy.
2. One who achieves great success or acclaim at an early age.

Major Applewhite, the former Texas QB turned coaching wunderkind, grew up an Alabama fan but was never offered a scholarship to play for the Tide.