Bobby Bowden’s barnstorming world tour stopped in Athens this evening. The former Florida State coach attended a fundraiser for Athens Bible School, but he took a few minutes to speak with reporters.
You can read his views on retirement, whether he misses coaching and all the scandal surrounding the sport in tomorrow’s newspaper. Here’s a quick preview.
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I asked about Nick Saban and his reputation for being unpersonable among certain sects.
“Let me say this, I think if people knew him personally, they couldn’t help but like him,” Bowden said. “You know how it is when you don’t know somebody personally and you hear this and you hear that, you form opinions when you’re not really sure what you’re hearing.. I know this . He takes care of his coaches. He works the heck out of them. But he takes care of them and they appreciate that.”
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