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Barry Switzer

Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1937-10-05) October 5, 1937 (age 79)
Crossett, Arkansas
Playing career
1956–1960 Arkansas
Position(s) Center, linebacker
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1961–1965 Arkansas (RB)
1966–1972 Oklahoma (OC)
1973–1988 Oklahoma
1994–1997 Dallas Cowboys
Head coaching record
Overall 157–29–4 (college)
40–24 (NFL regular season)
5–2 (NFL playoffs)
Bowls 8–5
Accomplishments and honors
Championships
Super Bowl XXX
3 National (1974–1975, 1985)
12 Big Eight (1973–1980, 1984–1987)
Awards
Sporting News College Football COY (1973)
Walter Camp Coach of the Year (1974)
College Football Hall of Fame
Inducted in 2001 (profile)

Some people are born on third base and go through life thinking they hit a triple.
Barry Switzer
It was like a heart transplant. We tried to implant college in him but his head rejected it.
Barry Switzer
It was a horrible, terrible, atrocious, offensive football game.