"When I started to midfield to meet with Coach Bowden, it was a great feeling that we'd won the game," Fulmer recalled. "But, with all the flashing of the cameras and everything, it was the most surreal moment I've ever had in my life.
"I felt my father, who was a great fan. He died in 1989, so he never really saw me have a chance to be a head coach or anything. It was an eerie, eerie, almost angelic kind of a moment that I felt right there…. At that moment I felt his presence."