Al Golden has done an admirable job coaching the Miami Hurricanes. He put the ‘Canes in a bowl eligible position in his first two seasons at The U, although the school has self imposed a postseason ban for the second straight year, meaning they will not play for the ACC Championship or in any bowl game. Still, with all that this once proud program has been through as of late, Golden should be applauded for the job he has done in just two years at Miami.
Now, if he was smart, he would see that the time is now to leave Miami.
Golden is a very good college football coach. He proved that while leading the Temple Owls to a winning record as well as a bowl game. That is impressive. Almost nobody led Temple to pretty much anything before Golden arrived and turned that program around.
He has also done a solid job with Miami in two seasons as head coach. They have some talented young players who will continue to develop, but it may not matter. Not once the NCAA comes down with the hammer aga...