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Just My Type
DAN PATRICK
February 25, 2013
ROBIN WILLIAMS
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February 25, 2013

Just My Type

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ROBIN WILLIAMS

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Fortunately for audiences, the 61-year-old actor and comedian's lack of speed derailed his athletic career. But he did get to play a football coach in a new Snickers ad.

DAN PATRICK: What coach would you have liked to play for?

ROBIN WILLIAMS: Vince Lombardi. He was amazing. If I could be in a game and have him coach me, that would be incredible.

DP: How were you at football?

RW: Really bad. I'm slow, small and white.

DP: What were you good at?

RW: I was good at cross-country. I wrestled ... at 107, which is pretty much male anorexic. I played one football game as a freshman. I was so bad, the coach said, you know there's another sport called soccer.

DP: You played a wrestler in The World According to Garp.

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