Most coaches will tell admit that the most important coach in the building isn’t the coordinators or a position coach, it’s the strength coach.
Tom Herman is believer in this. In fact, he called the new Texas strength and conditioning coach his “soulmate.”
Herman on S&C coach Yancy McKnight: "He's my soulmate when it comes to coaches."Advertisement
— Bob Ballou (@BobBallouSports) January 5, 2017
Seriously, it was a big deal to Herman to bring this guy to Austin:
Tom Herman said he wouldn't have taken Houston job if S&C coach Yancy McKnight didn't come. Joked that may not have been the case for Texas.
— Danny Davis (@aasdanny) January 5, 2017
So what does a Yancy McKnight workout look like?
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