Seen the video of Jerry Kill's Tuesday news conference yet? It's no wonder he's becoming a local folk hero. We haven't seen a coach talk this salty since Uncle Jerry Burns entertained ink-stained wretches at Winter Park in the 80s.
First, a visit to Kill's zone:
Jerry Burns? His all-timer before the cameras came after a Vikings win! We can only show you a YouTube clip featuring his bleeped-out audio only, but it is still completely awesome:
Finally, on Tuesday, a great connection was made between Kill and Minnesota native Ric Flair, who in his pro wrestling heyday never made excuses -- just like Mr. Kill: