See see Pole in action at 6 p.m. Saturday (Sept. 4) as the Bucs take on the University of Chicago at Strong Stadium.
Name: Ethan Pole.
Occupation: Asst. Head Football/Offensive Coordinator.
Hometown/residence: Moorhead MN/Beloit WI.
What are a few of your favorite things? Fly fishing, water sports, football, baseball.
What three items go in your desert island backpack? Bible, fly rod, family picture.
What’s on your desert island jukebox? Anything Willie Nelson – Bodeans – Country.
Any do-over requests to lodge with the universe? Explain. “Only bought a one-way ticket” – wouldn’t change a thing.
Favorite meal? Anything Mexican.
What can’t you live without? Peanut butter.
Any advice? Faith, family, friends, work, in that order.
What do you do in your free time? Fish, read, movies.
Who are your top three fantasy dinner party guests? Jesus, John Wooden, Abraham Lincoln.
What gets you up in the morning? My kids.
Who are your heroes? Walter Payton, Joe Montana, Clint Eastwood.
Which talent would you most like to have? Multitask.
Beatles or Stones? STONES.
What’s your favorite hidden gem here in the area? The Dairy Haus.
What’s the number one thing on your bucket list? Fly-fish New Zealand.
Proudest moment? Birth of kids, wedding day.
If you were auditioning for American Idol, what song would you sing? “Free Fallin’” – Tom Petty.
What are you most looking forward to? New Year’s Day – Bowl games and my next fishing trip.