Remembering UW legend Don James

Originally Published: October 20, 2013
By Jim Caple | ESPN.com

Don James did not have -- or need -- a two-sided stone fireplace in his office.

He did not need an indoor practice facility, which is perhaps why his teams played so well in bad weather. He did not need ever-changing uniform styles each week. He did not need anything, really, other than a rather simple tower of scaffolding from which he oversaw practices and turned the University of Washington Huskies into one of the finest football programs in the country.

James, who ...

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