Whatever happened to some good, old-fashioned tough love?
So what if Mike Leach stuck Adam James in a dark shed and forced him to remain standing for hours? And what’s the big deal if two days later, when James returned to practice, Leach threw him in an electrical closet for a few more hours, forcing him to once again remain on his feet?
Bear Bryant used to make his players practice in 100 degree heat with no water breaks, and he’s one of the greatest coaches of all-time. And the legendary Bobby Knight was famous for his short temper.
Even the legendary Kevin Bacon wasn’t too proud to undergo a little on screen hazing in his big screen debut. So we ask you this, Adam James: do you think you’re better than Kevin Bacon?