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Lou Holtz

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Lou Holtz

Louis Leo "Lou" Holtz (born January 6, 1937) is a former American football player, coach, and analyst. He served as the head football coach at several universities in the nation. Holtz is the only college football coach to lead six different programs to bowl games and the only coach to guide four different programs to the final top 20 rankings. Holtz also coached the New York Jets of the National Football League (NFL) during the 1976 season.

Over the years, the slender, bespectacled Holtz has become known for his quick wit and ability to inspire players. He is often found as a guest on the popular Richmond, Virginia based Kain Road Radio. In 2005, Holtz joined ESPN as a college football analyst. On May 1, 2008, Holtz was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame.

Thursday Jan 16, 2020

Lou Holtz: Ability, motivation and attitude

Ability is what you're capable of doing.

Motivation determines what you do.

Attitude determines how well you do it.

Monday Jul 11, 2016

Lou Holtz: Do right.

Do right.
Do your best.
Treat others as you want to be treated.

Monday Jun 27, 2016

Lou Holtz: Winners and losers

Winners and losers aren't born, they are the products of how they think.

Monday Jun 13, 2016

Lou Holtz: What you promise

Don't ever promise more than you can deliver, but always deliver more than you promise.

Monday May 30, 2016

Lou Holtz: The formula of life

Life is 10 percent
what happens to you

and 90 percent
how you respond to it.

Monday May 16, 2016

Lou Holtz: The load

It's not the load that breaks you down,
it's the way you carry it.