Happy Birthday wish from Frank Broyles, former Arkansas coach and athletic director:
"(Happy Birthday to) a Razorback letterman coaching three NCAA championships and a Super Bowl championship. What gives me the most pride is the kind of man you are and the thousands of lives you have touched along the way."
1973: Switzer gets the job
This photo was taken on Jan. 29, 1973, when Switzer was named the head football coach at the University of Oklahoma. Switzer succeeded Chuck Fairbanks and went on to win three national championships and 11 Big 8 championships. AP ARCHIVE PHOTO