Happy Birthday wish from Jim Donnan, former OU offensive coordinator:
"(Happy Birthday to) an awesome coach and a genuine friend. He was the best coach I ever worked for. His ability to motivate players and delegate authority to coaches is unmatched."
1985: Switzer preps for Penn State
In this photo from 1985, Switzer addresses his team during preparations for the Orange Bowl vs. Penn State. Switzer and the '85 Sooners would go on to beat Penn State 25-10 and claim the school's sixth national championship. OKLAHOMAN ARCHIVE PHOTO