clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

The Solid Verbal: Why Tom Herman is in no rush to leave Houston

New, comments

Let's talk to last December's least eligible (coaching job) bachelor!

If you buy something from an SB Nation link, Vox Media may earn a commission. See our ethics statement.

Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports

Subscribe to The Solid Verbal: iTunes | RSS
Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | SoundCloud

We caught up with Houston head coach Tom Herman to discuss:

• His wildly successful rookie head coaching season, ending in both an AAC championship and Peach Bowl win over Florida State

• How he ended up getting talked into getting grills (and not the backyard kind) from Paul Wall

• Why, even with constant attention regarding big college football job openings, Houston is the place for him

• His favorite playcall from the 2015 season, the origin of the play, the initial plan, and how he'd grade the overall execution

• What it took to get buy-in from players he didn't recruit to Houston

• What it would take to get him to leave a winning situation in Houston

***BONUS***

Video of Herman breaking down his favorite playcall of the 2015 season

Tom Herman explains his favorite 2015 play

Pretty Cool: We had a coach, with film, break down his favorite playcall of the season (full audio in new ep)

Posted by The Solid Verbal: Living College Football on Wednesday, March 9, 2016