Originally written on The Lady Sportswriter  |  Last updated 11/2/14
I like to be up front and honest on my site so I’ll go ahead and say that I’m not now, nor have I ever been, a Michael Adams fan. While I wholly respect the progress he’s made in building the academic reputation of my alma mater, I hate that he’s done it on the back of the athletic department (i.e. Georgia Football) whilst simultaneously crapping all over the role they’ve played in advancing his efforts. So, when I heard he was on his way out at the end of the fiscal year, I can’t exactly say I was shedding tears of sadness at the thought. He’s had a good run, made lots of fans mad along the way, and now he can go do…whatever it is he plans to do. However, until said time comes, he isn’t done flapping his gums. Nope, he’s still throwing words into the wind and seeing who’s listening; aren’t you just dying to hear what he has to say? …“(The university’s athletic interests) are increasingly dominated nationally by media and entertainment organizations and their values. We have worked hard to improve the balance, but it is a constant battle,” said Adams, who steps down [...]
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