"''I talk to my players a lot about maturity," he said at the time. "I think it's time I work on my maturity as well."
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The fifth-year coach said that being around Spurrier - "Steve calls me every day," Martin said - Tanner and Staley make him a better leader and give him examples of building winning cultures.
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