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And again, I welcome the more colorful and direct language. If continually propping the running backs up publicly hasn't been working, by all means let's toss the kid gloves to the corner and get after a little ass in newsprint.
I'm not so naïve to think that CMR doesn't use direct language behind the scenes. But I'm also not so naïve to think that he has used it enough. And he
Luckily it is all held in check by this sobering thought: if only he had held his former defensive coordinator to the same standard as he is now holding his running backs to. As the Senator points out against the backdrop of last night's first round draft, we've had some pretty damn good offensive talent. Especially in 2008. What could've been if Martinez and Co.'s nose had been held to the grindstone?
Woulda coulda shoulda, right? I guess the bottomline is that last night in Macon is proof that our coach can evolve. By September's second Saturday we'll know if the team has followed suit.
*by "dirty" I don't mean "Opelika dirty". Just a little foul-mouthed and sour-pussed faced...ornery and not on an even keel.