Really? We never knew.
“Nobody loves Ohio State more than me,” said Herbstreit, a former Buckeyes quarterback. “I still have a picture of Woody Hayes and my dad (Jim, a former OSU player) in my office, and nobody will do more than I do for the university behind the scenes. But I’ve got a job to do, and I’m going to continue to be fair and objective. To continue to have to defend myself and my family in regards to my love and devotion to Ohio State is unfair.” ‘Relentless’ Buckeye fans have driven Kirk Herbstreit from Ohio – Dr. Saturday – NCAAF Blog – Yahoo! Sports
This would never happen in Alabama.
- Kirk Herbstreit: College Football Analyst Leaving Ohio for Tennesee (bleacherreport.com)
- Kirk Herbstreit Moving To Tennessee Because Of Annoying Ohio State Fans (thebiglead.com)
- ‘Relentless’ Buckeye fans force Herbstreit to move from Ohio (collegefootballtalk.nbcsports.com)
- Angry Ohio State fans run ESPN’s Kirk Herbstreit & family out of Columbus (offthebench.nbcsports.com)
- Kirk Herbstreit is a Joke (wewatchsports.com)