Tag Archives: Dabo Swinney

What it was, was football rivalry edition

  “They elected one man apiece, and them two men come out in the middle of that cow pasture and shook hands like they hadn’t seen one another in a long time. Then a convict came over to where they … Continue reading

Posted in Life, Thoughts, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Leadership

In 2008 an unknown wide receivers staff coach named Dabo Swinney became the interim head football coach, mid-season, of the Clemson Tigers college football team. He was 39 years old. At the end of the season and after beating Clemson’s … Continue reading

Posted in Politics, Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Moments

I heard an interview the other day with a former Clemson football player who was in the locker room with the Tigers after they won the National Championship. He was detailing the utter jubilation contained within those four walls from 18 … Continue reading

Posted in discover wp, Life, Thoughts, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Today I wear Clemson orange…..with Tiger pride

I moved to South Carolina from North Carolina about thirty years ago. Now there are a lot of differences between the North and the South Carolina’s, a whole lot of differences, but none are bigger than which ball is most … Continue reading

Posted in Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments