Originally Posted by 'Hamas' Jenkins
To add on one more thing: The guys last year played hard, but they weren't playing for Haith, they were playing for each other and they were playing against Mike Anderson.
This team lacks that kind of galvanizing force. You don't need it, but if you don't have a coach you respect, it's a wonderful adjunct. Haith commands the respect of a substitute teacher, and his players listen to him like one. That's also why they appear to like him--they don't fear him.
Holy shit... Frank Haith is:
Bacon-wrapped shrimp: My first-favorite food wrapped around my third-favorite food. I'd go to a banquet in honor of those Somali pirates if they served bacon-wrapped shrimp.