Written By Declan Hassett in 1983. Taken from 'The Rockies - A Centenary Year Publication
John Horgan, of the flowing flaxen hair and sweeping style would have been a superstar in international sport such was his attractive flair on the field of play. John Horgan the man is the very opposite of the modern world of sport.
"Its hard to come down out of the clouds when you've won, and you are young, but after winning one All-Ireland and you're out on a milk round as I was at 3a.m., with the rain lashing down on a Tuesday morning, Croke Park is easily forgotten.