Found November 23, 2013 on College Spun:
PLAYERS: Pat Haden
TEAMS: USC Trojans
Yesterday, USC athletics director Pat Haden entertained everyone on Twitter by claiming that he would be “going shirtless” for the game between the Trojans and Colorado tonight in Boulder. He was responding to a fan who suggested that USC schedule the Buffaloes earlier in the season if the game is to be played at Folsom Field, because of the cold weather. Along with the claim of going shirtless, he boldly stated “I am no wimp.” Well, it turns out that Haden is a wimp. He was fully bundled up for tonight’s game: @ADHadenUSC looking pumped pre game at boulder but wearing a shirt. It is that cold! #usc #trojans #fighton pic.twitter.com/AAWDanCEAR — jake davidson (@JakeDavidson23) November 24, 2013 Sure, it’s in the 20′s right now in Boulder, but plenty of fans have painted up in even colder temperatures than that. You’ve got to walk the walk too, Pat.
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