He seems especially fond of former LSU star and NBA great Shaquille O’Neal.
“He’s unbelievable. You talk about somebody who has the acumen for business. But he’s so down to earth. What you see is what you get. He’s real and at times he’s a kid at heart. I love him and I’d love for him to come out at some point and talk to our kids.”
And Saban, the former LSU coach who has built a perennial powerhouse and national-title contending football team at Alabama?