Eyeblack Odyssey argues that college football is good. In honor of that thought, I’ll be posting a series of daily blog entries that celebrate the good in the sport. I have no idea how far I’ll take this, but for now, let us all bask in the awesome.
Let us all bask in … Bill Stewart
Bill Stewart’s ouster at West Virginia was a sad thing, and it makes his death yesterday all the sadder, but I do think there is a great deal of positive to celebrate in the man’s life.
By all accounts, he was one of the good guys. An honest man. An optimistic man. I do believe he will be missed more than your average football coach, and it’s because of the way he lived his life … not for the silly football games he won.
His most memorable speech is below.