The legend of Woody Hayes needs no further embellishment at this point. Stories about the iconic Ohio State coach and his approach to the game and life abound. But there might not be another story quite like the one Urban Meyer recently shared about Hayes. The current Buckeyes coach attended the Ohio coaches convention over the weekend, and CoachingSearch.com’s Chris Vannini transcribed this tale that Meyer spun for the crowd. “So I guess Ohio State had lost the bowl game, so Earle Bruce brings in Woody Hayes.
Urban Meyer told a story at the Ohio high school football coaches’ convention, and five times he reiterated it was a true story, and then once more at the end for good measure.