It was a big defensive battle. Both teams were struggling. They got a couple big plays on us, big penalties that hurt us. We made a lot of big mistakes we shouldn't have made.
I was looking for the complete package. I felt that it was everything I was looking for from the academic standpoint, the coaches and the environment. Plus, it had that mystique and tradition there. It was just awesome.
(Christianson) had never been ocean fishing before, but he learned real quick, ... He's a big guy, and he had the wahoo to the boat in 20 minutes on 20-pound test tackle.
Every teacher at Mercer Middle School told me how fast he was,
Growing up I pulled for Notre Dame and also Miami and Boston College. When it came down to it those were all in my top five. But Boston College was probably second.
It's like a declining balance, like a debit card.