Tom Herman

Coach

Nationality: American Born: June 2, 1975

Alan Alexander Milne, better known as A. A. Milne, was an author and poet from England, who was particularly famous for being the creator of the character Winnie the Pooh. Milne was educated at the University of Cambridge and initially worked as a playwright; however it was as the writer of Winnie the Pooh in 1926 that he became famous. It was followed up by The House at Pooh Corner two year later. Other than that, he was a prolific writer who wrote children’s short story and poetry collections, newspaper columns, plays and had also been a columnist for the popular magazine Punch.
Phenomenal people in Ames and throughout the state of Iowa.
You need explosive plays to win.
It's really hard to go on a 10-, 12-play drive against a really good defense and put the ball in the end zone.
I do catch NFL games every now and again, and it doesn't remind me of anything that I watch when breaking down opponents or watching college games on TV. It's completely different.
Once you coach football in Texas, you fall in love with it.
The price of championships will never change. It's been set long before me. It will be the same long after me. That price is hard work, sweat, blood, tears, fatigue and exhaustion and doing so much more than what is required of you.
We have to learn how to manage self-inflicted pressure.
We have to learn how to manage expectations.
Recruiting is all about relationships, it's not really about the facilities or the schools involved.
My wife and I made a pact a long time ago we really don't give gifts on holidays. We figure if it's coming from the same bank account, why not take each other out for the day shopping or whatever.
I've seen really, really talented teams that don't care about each other and are average, maybe above average is about as good as you're going to get.
When you play for the guy next to you, that's when you win championships.