Former Arkansas Razorback football coach Hugo Bezdek Part 2

Truly a great man.

From Wikipedia:

Hugo BezdekSport(s)Football, basketball, baseballBiographical detailsBornApril 1, 1884(1884-04-01)
Prague, Austria-HungaryDiedSeptember 19, 1952(1952-09-19) (aged 68)
Atlantic City, New JerseyPlaying career1905ChicagoPosition(s)FullbackCoaching career (HC unless noted)Football
Penn StateAdministrative career (AD unless noted)1918–1936Penn StateHead coaching recordOverall127–58–16 (college football)
1–13 (NFL)
28–37 (college basketball)
166–187 (MLB)
222–123–1 (college baseball)Bowls2–1

Uploaded by on Jul 21, 2009

Arkansas held a celebration on Dickson Street in Fayetteville to commemorate the start of the 100th year of the school’s Razorbacks mascot on July 21. Coaches, administrators and even a Hugo Bezdek impersonator, were on hand at the event. The Razorbacks debuted a historical maker near the old train station on Dickson Street, where Bezdek called the Arkansas Cardinals a “wild bunch of razorback hogs” after they defeated LSU 16-0 on Nov. 13, 1909.

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