Found September 17, 2012 on Crystal Ball Run:
Some of the big stories that we'll be monitoring this week at the virtual CBR headquarters... John L., we hardly knew ye (at Arkansas)? In the hours after Alabama finished cracking some Razorbacks’ skulls in Fayetteville, word started circulating that mercurial Arkansas coach John L. Smith could be on his way out after a mere three games in Bobby Petrino’s stead. JLS was never meant to be more than a temp hire – someone to take the heat at press conferences and talk "hot piss" and whatnot. Even so, after winning widespread praise for his handling of Petrino’s gaffe, would athletic director Jeff Long be so cavalier? Can’t imagine that would help attract prospective candidates come November, when the Hogs’ coaching search truly heats up. Could USC crack? We all know that the Trojans have a roster littered with ultra-talented prospects, which would normally suggest a bright future ahead. However, given the scholarship restrictions facing ...
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