Eric Bledsoe relishes challenges, the shadow

- photo by Walter Cornett |

Eric Bledsoe lives for challenges.  Whether it's the underdog mentality of the road, the pressure of being away from home or the adversity of thousands of fans hoping he fails, there's something about the road that lights a fire in Bledsoe's eyes.  “I like playing on the road a lot because the fans go crazy when the No. 2 team in the county goes into their gym and everybody will be wondering what John (Wall) is going to do,” Bledsoe said. “Then that is when everybody else steps up.”

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