deerayfan072 wrote:I think the reason they fired him was because they were over hyped by the media to start the season and they all really thought they had a NC contender because of where they were initially ranked. I think if there were no preseason polls and the fans and boosters didn't see them fall from top 10 to where they are now, he would still be the coach.
Bingo. There is nothing so damaging as unrealized expectations, whether those expectations were realistic in the first place or not. Jobs, marriages, relationships and friendships all end because of this as well.