In this Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016, file photo, Texas coach Charlie Strong yells during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game against California in Berkeley, Calif. Strong has been named the new coach at South Florida. (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)

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Which Charlie Strong quote made ESPN’s ‘Quotes of the Year’ story?

Posted December 16th, 2016


ESPN rolled out a fun list of the best quotes from the football season, and yes, Charlie Strong made the list.

Here’s the catch, Charlie Strong didn’t say this as the head coach of the Texas Longhorns. He said it the other day in Tampa, as he was being introduced as the new coach of the South Florida Bulls.

“I baked the cake at Texas. Now it’s Tom Herman’s job to put icing on the cake & win a lot of games.”


As the blog post points out: “But your cake lost to Kansas

Here’s a bit of the press conference:


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