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Remembering ‘Coach Rob’

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That’s why, on Saturday, the two former defensive backs made a return trip to north Louisiana to pay a visit to “Coach Rob” and tell them just how much they loved him.

Haynes and Walls didn’t just speak for themselves and how much Eddie Robinson had meant to them, but they were actually speaking in behalf of countless number of players and others whose lives—on and off of the field, were influenced by one of sports’ most beloved personalities.

Walls drove from Dallas, Haynes from Atlanta.

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