Originally posted on It's Always Sunny in Detroit  |  Last updated 11/1/11
When Hayden Fry took over the head football coaching position at the University of Iowa, one of the first things on his docket was to paint the visitors' locker room pink. Fry, a psychology major at Baylor, knew that jails and mental institutions as a pacifying method for patients. The Hawkeyes skipper felt that the color would distract visiting coaches and players. The lockers, walls, carpeting, shower floors, sinks and urinals did get into some coaches' heads. The late Bo Schembechler of Michigan used to cover the walls with paper so his players wouldn't fall into Iowa's trap. The current Michigan team isn't about to go covering the walls with dark paper when they visit Iowa City this upcoming weekend. In fact, if you ask Michigan senior defensive end Ryan Van Bergen, he's going to appreciate it. "I love the pink locker room. I've never had an issue with the pink locker room. I think it gives it nice decor, the feng shui really feels good before the game. It warms you up. It's ...
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