McElwain using Saban blueprint
Former Alabama OC Jim McElwain is now head coach at CSU, and he has a plan
Updated: February 24, 2012, 1:04 PM ETBy Alex Scarborough | TideNation
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Well before the sun climbs out from behind the snow-capped Rockies, Jim McElwain steps into his office on the Colorado State campus and looks over a stack of notes that date back more than four years.
Words like "unity" and "accountability" come up within the scribbled pages of the yellow legal pads, highlighted for emphasis. Responsibility is another theme, understanding the duties of every person in an organization.
Derick E. Hingle/US PresswireFormer Tide OC Jim McElwain said he took notes from Nick Saban during team meetings.
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