Every head coach now has access to a Surface tablet on the sidelines. Which means that in addition to having a technologically advanced system of reviewing game footage, every coach now has something shiny and expensive to destroy when they get upset. Which happens a lot.


Enter Alex, the IT guy responsible for fixing the Surface tablets after they’ve been broken. In this edition of “Hardest Jobs in Sports”, we explore what it’s like trying to teach two-dozen old men how to play nice with their touch-screens.

We can't play sports*, but we can make jokes about them!

*Two of our writers hit a home run** once
**It was in a video game.