In partnership with CBSSports.com
Online Now 819
On this Board 395Record: 7576 (1/16/2013)
Online now 878Record: 6507 (2/14/2012)
The place for Irish fans to engage in hardcore discussion about Notre Dame athletics
Talk with Irish fans from around the globe about college football's most storied program
The spot for anything on your mind outside of Notre Dame athletics
The place for Notre Dame fans to trade and exchange tickets
You have no favorite boards.
Nothing against Skip, and more power to him, but this is the reason why contract extension news is os worthless to me. It's all about generating positive publicity for the school. You go 5-7 in your second year, finish second to last in the Big East ... but hey, let's let the recruits know that Skip will be around for them.
If Skip goes 11-1 next year wins the Big East, wins a BCS and suddenly a a contending BCS school came calling, it's time for the next step. If he continues to go 5-7 and be in the bottom of the Big East, heads will roll.
Otherwise, Charlie Weis would be starting his eighth season at ND now with four more seasons awaiting.
This post was edited by Lou Somogyi on 7/8/2012 at 2:20 PM
South Florida announced a three-year contract extension for football coach Skip Holtz. His deal will run through the 2017 season.
Of course he did. I bet the transfer of Lynch helped his cause. I don't get the hype either. Did they mention the buy out clause like they never do?
5 Time POTW--Gringo Mafia Director of Guerrilla Warfare
247Sports In partnership with CBS Sports