Meyer quit his job one day and came back the next with the full support of his boss. Not only was he allowed to come back he was given a three month sabbatical to boot.
Not many college programs in the country would afford any coach that luxury.
Obviously winning two national titles in the span of three years while spending a lot of those three years as the No. 1 team in the nation has its advantages.
Of course, at Florida it had been done before. Basketball coach Billy Donavan left the Gators for the NBA’s Orlando Magic after his second consecutive national title only to change his mind and get his old job back from that same boss, Florida AD Jeremy Foley, the very next day.