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Hammock Parties
07-26-2006, 03:00 PM
* Edwards vows not to watch the Super Bowl until he himself participates in one as a coach. Edwards played in Super Bowl XV with the Philadelphia Eagles, alongside his then-coach and later Chiefs coach predecessor Dick Vermeil.

* Edwards is beloved by reporters for his colorful quotes and soundbites.

* Edwards was signed by current Chiefs General Manager Carl Peterson as a rookie free agent with the Philadelphia Eagles in 1977. Peterson served as the Eagles Director of Player Personnel at the time; twenty-nine years later, Peterson signed Edwards as the Chiefs' tenth head coach in 2006.

* Edwards is well-known for his love of barbeque.

* Edwards does not allow players to have cellphones in the locker rooms. He believes even the lockerroom is a 'workplace.'

* Edwards reportedly doesn't read the newspapers, watch sports television or even listen to sports radio. He prefers not to multitask, but chooses to concentrate on learning the intricacies and nuances of a clock.

* Edwards has fired as many coordinators as he has won playoff games.

07-26-2006, 03:15 PM
Edwards prefers boxers over briefs.

07-26-2006, 03:20 PM
It's also a little known fact that Herm is an inventor in his spare time. Some of his better known inventions include the downhill stairmaster and the inflatable anchor.

Rain Man
07-26-2006, 03:20 PM
Edwards once ate an entire lemon meringue pie in protest of America's treatment of its Vietnam veterans.

07-26-2006, 03:21 PM
Edwards once ate an entire lemon meringue pie in protest of America's treatment of its Vietnam veterans.
Herm likes pie?

Rain Man
07-26-2006, 03:22 PM
That's the thing. He doesn't. He did it for the veterans.

Hammock Parties
07-26-2006, 03:24 PM
Well, his dad WAS in the army.

big nasty kcnut
07-26-2006, 07:43 PM
He can alter time and space.

07-26-2006, 08:09 PM
Edwards was struck by lightning when he was 13 and can now provide power to a 60 watt lightbulb by touching it to a certain spot on his left knee.

07-26-2006, 08:15 PM
Edwards holds a degree from Hofstra University on Sidewalk Protocol.

07-26-2006, 08:19 PM
Herm Edwards doesn't wear a watch, HE decides what time it is