Add this to the resume of John Fox: bad judgment. Spartanburg Herald Journal made no mention of hazing problems and deaths in South Carolina.
â€œDonâ€™t fight it,â€ running back DeAngelo Williams said. â€œDonâ€™t fight it.â€
They gathered around a goal post and were wrapped up tight, tape stretching across their faces. Then buckets of Gatorade were dumped on them. When the hazing was done, it was a chore just to get out of that tangled mess. Defensive end Everette Brown, the teamâ€™s top draft pick, came out of his shorts before he came out of his tape.
â€œWhy do we have to go through that?â€ defensive tackle Lonnie Harvey asked the coach, who stood there watching the whole thing.
â€œItâ€™s tradition,â€ Fox said. â€œIt will continue.â€