10 things to watch: Meet the coach killer (Sly Croom)

Ten things to watch this weekend:

1. Don’t hurt ’em, Hammer
Boys and girls, we introduce the Coach Killer. There couldn’t be a better ambassador for the game, couldn’t be a more honorable gentleman who wants what’s best for his players and his university.
But Sly Croom, everyone, is one win away from doing it again – from getting a coach canned. We’ll start from the top:

— Ron Zook, Florida: The career assistant got his dream job at one of the top five programs in the country, and three years in, there was this little game at Mississippi State. Against the same Bulldogs team that earlier in the season lost in Starkville to I-AA Maine.

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10/17/08