Urban Meyer developed a reputation as one of the hardest-working coaches in America, one that helped…
In Search Of Meyer: Ashtabula's Favorite Son
This is part three in a series on new Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer and his life, starting with his hometown of Ashtabula, Ohio. For Part 1 on his high school athletic exploits, click here; for Part 2 on the birth of his work ethic, click here. The Crows Nest sits where State Routes 531 and 11 intersect just east of the Ashtabula River. In fact, those traveling up Route 11 can just breeze on through the stop light and pull into the parking lot of the restaurant owned by Ron and Nick Detore. Once inside, it doesn't take long to find things in the bar area signed by Ashtabula's most famous son. There's the big Browns poster on the back wall with the familiar black scribble highlighted by the oversized "U". There's the Florida Gators helmet sticker behind the bar. Then, above the exit of the kitchen – watch out for waitresses bringing out hot Italian food if you're looking for it – hangs a picture of the Detores along with the city's most famous resident during his last trip to...
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