Originally written March 29, 2013 on The Sports Bank:
Interviewing Danica Patrick was an exciting career moment for me last summer. However, it wasn’t as fun as interviewing this icon out of NASCAR country: the fake Roy Williams Twitter account.  Yes, former Kansas Jayhawks and current North Carolina Tar Heels coach Roy Williams has the funniest sports figure parody Twitter account you’ll ever see in @Daggum Roy. There’s a reason he has over 10,000 followers and he’s sold plenty of t-shirts.  You don’t have to be a Tar Heels fan to appreciate Daggum Roy; he’s a must-follow this March madness. He knows all college basketball. In 2010, when the Illinois Fighting Illini defeated the North Carolina Tar Heels in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge, I asked the real Roy Williams a question at the post game press conference and got a Daggum Roy response. I asked about Harrison Barnes, and the defense Illinois played on him. This set Roy Williams off on an anti-ESPN tirade in which he (intentionally? unintentionally?) mixed metaphors, used the word “ba...
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