What I'm working with him on is making sure all of his actions are tight and [made] in a real quick, structured fashion.
You said, "This should be the highest-rated class we've ever had." What made it so strong?
We signed—and this is not fiction, it's fact—the fastest guy in America who plays football, [defensive back] Kyle Fulks. He [ran] a 10.2 [100 meters] this year, and he'll run close to a 20-flat 200. We also signed the best receiver in America in Robbie Rhodes, a five-star recruit, a fast guy who can track the football. And then [6-foot, 305-pound defensive tackle] Andrew Billings is the strongest guy in America—he just broke a 22-year-old [Texas high school] powerlifting mark.
You won four straight to end last season. How important was that to gaining momentum in 2013?
It was critical. Our guys are walking around here with a lot of belief in the process. There's not a lot of doubts about whether we belong or whether we can contend.
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