Yep. Also remember the bumper stickers in 1978 that said
Mar 2, 2019, 8:00 PM
"Give 'em ####, Pell" when Charlie Pell had led us to two Gator Bowls in 1977 & 1978. 1977 was the first bowl for Clemson in 20 years, and in 1978 we beat Ohio St, Woody slugged Bauman, and we finished 11-1 and #6 in the final polls. And Pell had also endeared himself to CU fans with the "victory cigars" and his no bullchit style. He was a legend in 2 years...
Then he bolted for Florida. And people took scissors to unused stickers and put them on their cars to say:
Re: Yep. Also remember the bumper stickers in 1978 that said
Mar 2, 2019, 8:28 PM
Jim Phillip's biography has a good account about Pell leaving . It wasn't a very honorable way to go. IPTAY bought him a Jag that they ending up giving to Danny at the team hotel in Jax for the Gator Bowl. I was there and saw it. I often wondered if Danny ever figured out how to hitch up a plow to that thing. Good times.