It’s been 10 years since Mike Gundy went on that lunatic rant against a reporter in which he proclaimed to all pond-scum vultures, “Come after me. I’m a man. I’m 40!”

Gundy turned 50 on Aug. 12 and has only slightly softened his exterior: “Come after me, just not as fast. And not from behind, or from the left, because I’ve lost a bit of hearing in that ear. I’m an older man. I’m 50!”

Gundy, in a decade, has matured as much as a man can who coifs a mullet. The rest of this article is available to subscribers only – to become a subscriber click here.