LaVell Edwards

LaVell Edwards

I feel that the progress I have made as a coach, as well as a person, is a direct result of the growth that I have made through my Church callings. I had the opportunity to serve as a bishop in a campus ward while I was still an assistant coach. When I was appointed head football coach in 1972, I decided to approach my role as a coach much the same as I did as a bishop, delegating responsibility to my assistants, putting responsibility on the players for self-improvement in all aspects of their lives, and using personaMore LaVell Edwards quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
How is your health? I feel pretty good, and I'm very anxious to get the season going. I think we have a chance to have a good football team. I don't have any health problems. I don't know how any of the stuff gets started.... My health is very good.More LaVell Edwards quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When we have adversity we oftentimes tend to look around and think that we're the Lone Ranger. We tend to believe that we're the only one who has problems. And we always look around and see others who are more talented, taller, smarter, handsomer, or faster. I can assure you, everyone has problems—even football coaches. The ability we have to handle this adversity will determine the degree of success that we will have in life.More LaVell Edwards quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Coming out of BYU's football spring, 1999, practice: We might have a chance to be pretty good.More LaVell Edwards quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I'd rather lose and live in Provo than win and live in LaramieMore LaVell Edwards quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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