Pat was born in 1952. I was born in 1952.
Pat grew up in a small Tennessee town (Henrietta). I grew up in a small Tennessee town (Greeneville).
Pat graduated from a small in-state college (UT-Martin) in 1974. I graduated from a small in-state college (East Tennessee State University) in 1974.
Pat moved to Knoxville in June of '74 to begin coaching a sport at the University of Tennessee. I moved to Knoxville in June of '74 to begin covering sports at the University of Tennessee.
Pat was 21 when she began coaching for UT. I was 21 when I began writing for The Knoxville Journal.
Pat made roughly $7,500 in her first full year at Tennessee. I made $7,371 in my first full year at The Journal (I have the IRS forms to prove it).
Pat has coached more than 1,000 games. I've covered more than 1,000 games (basketball and football combined).
Pat just signed a new contract paying her an average of $1.3 million annually each of the next six years …
OK, I guess she's got the edge on me there.