ESPN article on coaching turnover in the ACC


Georgia Tech Fan

I the section below. It goes against the "CPJ is a jerk" narrative that some preach:

Swinney was the outlier in the group. He remembers walking into his first ACC coaches meeting and seeing Bobby Bowden, along with a slew of other veteran coaches just looking at him.

“Paul recognized I was a fish out of water,” Swinney says with a laugh. “I’m sitting in there with all these people thinking, ‘What am I going to do here? Paul just said, ‘Hey sit here,’ and showed me the ropes. We were both new, but he was an old veteran guy who’d been around the block a couple times.”