This may be the most revealing thing Urban Meyer has ever said:
… When I was in the SEC, the attitude was how to dominate. When you talk about college football, it’s about recruiting and that’s all they talked about in the SEC. It’s about players, it’s about national championships, it’s about getting to the show. They didn’t care about anything else other than themselves. You kind of admire that… [Emphasis added.]
“You kind of admire that”? Shit, that was the credo he lived by in Gainesville.