In total, 43 players from the ACC, SEC and SoCon will participate in the Super Bowl.
“Southern football is why my grandmother spent fall Saturday’s in orange capris, blue reebok classics and alligator jewelry and had a football card of Danny Wuerffel taped to her dresser. It’s the same reason why my mom can’t watch the fourth quarter, my dad won’t watch the first quarter and my uncle and his two sons have walked around Valdosta, Georgia with a little more pep in their step since December 7th, 2002.”
—B.J. Bennett, Down Here I
Proof that the talent is there in the ACC. It has been coaching that has lacked for more than a decade. Hopefully recent changes have showed that is changing.
Ted Striker: “My orders came through. My squadron ships out tomorrow. We’re bombing the storage depots at Daiquiri at 1800 hours. We’re coming in from the north, below their radar.”
Elaine Dickinson: “When will you be back?”
Ted Striker: “I can’t tell you that. It’s classified.”
- Airplane! (1980)
Glad to see that so many of our guys are doing well in the NFL. It is nice to know that no matter how the game turns out, a handful of southern guys will be getting rings.
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