5 quotes by legendary Texas coach Darrell Royal

Sat, Oct 2

Saturday's college football games features a great rivalry -- Oklahoma versus Texas, known as The Red River Rivalry.

This is a huge game for both teams but especially for the Longhorns (2-1), who will see any possible national title hopes disappear with a loss.

Hopefully, they will get inspiration from the greatest quotes of longtime Texas coach Darrell Royal, who won three championships in the 1960s. He was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame in 1983.

Five Great Darrell Royal Quotes

1. "The real make of a man is how he treats people who can do nothing for him."

2. "A coach isn't as smart as they say he is when he wins, or as stupid as when he loses."

3. "Football doesn't build character. It eliminates the weak ones."

4. "Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity."

5. "I was so poor that I had a tumbleweed as a pet."

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