Found January 18, 2012 on College Football Section:

Spurrier detailed what type of coaches he is willing to accept into his program at South Carolina. These are some pretty interesting criteria. I will go ahead and say “no judgement” on my own part because, well, I haven’t been a Heisman winning QB and I’ve never won a National Championship at any sport, so who am I to question the Ole Ball Coach? But some of this stuff is a little out there. Maybe Steve is getting a little ornery in his day. A little less time on the NASCAR circuit and more time at Augusta may help with that. Who knows.


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