Before becoming arguably the greatest college football coach to ever walk the sidelines, Nick Saban was a sophomore quarterback at Monongah HS (WV) trying to get his team a playoff spot.
It sounds kind of crazy, but that’s actually when Nick Saban’s first major coaching decision happened, and he took some time to tell that story via E:60’s Tell Me a Story segment.
Hear Saban share the story, and the timeless lesson his high school coach taught him during a pivotal moment in a game, that turned out to be a critical moment of his life.
“Think players. Not plays.” It’s a lesson that’s as classic as it gets.
The exact moment when Nick Saban first thought like a coach…. pic.twitter.com/yrtcuhDVDd
— E:60 (@E60) December 1, 2018