Across a coaching career that spans nearly 40 years and 17 stops across the pro and college levels, Donnie Henderson has done a lot. He's won a Super Bowl. He's coached players like Rod Woodson and Ed Reed. He coached on NFL staffs under Herm Edwards and Marvin Lewis. He won the Pac-10 title with Arizona State.
Henderson is now a consultant with the Sun Devils, lending his vast expertise to the staff. He also is helping to mentor the young coaches, notable defensive backs coach Chris Hawkins. Heading into Year 2 of his second stint at ASU, his past experience is helping to shape the future of Sun Devil football.
On this episode, we discuss the lessons learned from his long career, helping Bruce Snyder build a Rose Bowl team in Tempe, coaching a loaded Ravens secondary for Marvin Lewis, being Herm Edwards' DC in New York, Herm's non-swearing swearing, ASU's loaded 2021 secondary and much more.
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