Nutt may have his issues winning all the games he’s supposed to win, but there are few better at sounding exactly like a Southern football coach is supposed to sound.
He raises his voice at exactly the right moments. He blends patriotism and religion and love of Ole Miss and 40-yard dash times.
“When I first got here, I had some players who asked, can I have another bed? Mine is too hard,'” Nutt said. “I said to them, have you ever been in Baghdad? Have you ever been in Kuwait? Have you ever been somewhere you can’t see because the sand is blowing in your eyes? Then don’t complain about your bed.”