Herm Edwards hasn’t lost the magic touch when it comes to lacing lighting bolts of pure motivational genius into his press conferences.
He was being introduced to the media Monday as the next head coach of the Arizona State football program and had us ready to run through a brick wall.
"Football ignites my soul." – Herm Edwards, @FootballASU head coach
— Pac-12 Network (@Pac12Network) December 4, 2017
For those questioning Herm Edwards' layoff from coaching, he says to turn the TV on Wednesday. He'll be coaching from Bristol. That means ASU's new coach still has ESPN duties.
— Doug Haller (@DougHaller) December 4, 2017
Then there was this gem, from Edwards’ agent, that had us contemplating the meaning of life.
Herm Edwards’ agent: “I have no doubt he will put a lot of points on the scoreboard of life”
— Brad Denny (@BDenny29) December 4, 2017
The social media reactions to this press conference were priceless, and we are obligated to share some of our favorites.
*listens to a Herm Edwards speech once* pic.twitter.com/1Jes5AavLz
— Blake Allen Murphy (@blakemurphy7) December 4, 2017
Herm Edwards: "We don't huddle anymore in our society."
Makes you think.
— Dr. Saturday (@YahooDrSaturday) December 4, 2017
Imagine if Herm Edwards taught Kindergarten. Those kids would be scared to death. lol.
— Dave Zorn (@davezorn72) December 4, 2017
HERM EDWARDS GOT ME READY TO PLAY
— Tom Fornelli (@TomFornelli) December 4, 2017
I wish I was covering Herm Edwards’ introductory press conference right now.
— Gabe DeArmond (@GabeDeArmond) December 4, 2017
Other Pac-12 coaches watching this Herm Edwards press conference pic.twitter.com/wBwhFUtuPS
— Bryan Fischer (@BryanDFischer) December 4, 2017