Happy Birthday wish from Charley North, former OU assistant coach:
"(Happy Birthday to) the guy that gave me the opportunity to coach college football and had faith in me. Love you like a brother."
1989: Switzer at the podium
In this photo from June 1989, Switzer meets with the media on the day he resigned as coach of the Sooners. PHOTO BY STEVE SISNEY, The Oklahoman Archive