Strong in place as new Louisville coach

Updated: December 11, 2009, 1:32 AM ET
Associated Press

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Charlie Strong tried to stay patient, kept telling himself that one day the right opportunity to become a head football coach would come along.

But the years passed and the phone call offering the perfect job never came. More than once the longtime Florida defensive coordinator wondered if it ever would.

Strong did his best to soldier on, never fully realizing how much he wanted to lead his own program until it the moment it actually happened.

It's why ...

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