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    North Carolina fires Butch Davis

    Just scrolled on the bottom line of ESPN.




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    Re: North Carolina fires Butch Davis

    I guess he won't coach at Historic Kinnick Stadium.


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    Re: North Carolina fires Butch Davis

    Strange timing.



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    Re: North Carolina fires Butch Davis

    I guess they figured they didn't want another Ohio State type situation to develope.



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    Re: North Carolina fires Butch Davis

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAlum2002 View Post
    Strange timing.
    Very. They must think a OSU type sanction is coming there way if they don't get rid of him...


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    Re: North Carolina fires Butch Davis

    Here's what I've heard from the local ESPN radio channel, and the local news sports guy. The term of one of the head hanchos at the UNC board of trustees was up. He was a huge pro-Butch Davis guy and would not let the university fire him. The new members of the board of trustees apparently weren't so pro-Butch Davis and they decided to reevaluate the situation today in a closed meeting. In that meeting they decided that the university's image was the top priority and decided that canning the guy was the best for the university. As far as I've heard so far, nothing new had developed in the investigation of UNC's football program.



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    Re: North Carolina fires Butch Davis

    its too bad, the guy can flat out recruit



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    Re: North Carolina fires Butch Davis

    Quote Originally Posted by AArnaud4 View Post
    its too bad, the guy can flat out recruit
    Hell, I could recruit with his "resources."

    Also: I'm guessing sweater vests are somehow involved.


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    Re: North Carolina fires Butch Davis

    As a current NC State grad student, the only thing that sadden's me about this situation is the end of NCSU's Tom O'Brien's perfect 4-0 record against Butch. Hopefully this fall brings a 5-0 record against UNC-CHeat.



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    Re: North Carolina fires Butch Davis

    Quote Originally Posted by AArnaud4 View Post
    its too bad, the guy can flat out recruit
    True, but he is a slime ball.



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    Re: North Carolina fires Butch Davis

    Quote Originally Posted by colbycheese View Post
    As a current NC State grad student, the only thing that sadden's me about this situation is the end of NCSU's Tom O'Brien's perfect 4-0 record against Butch. Hopefully this fall brings a 5-0 record against UNC-CHeat.
    Actually, I take that back. I wouldn't wish this situation on any student athlete that did play by the rules the whole time, but has to miss "what could have been" of last season and this coming season, just because of some shady characters and rule breakers.



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    Re: North Carolina fires Butch Davis

    Holy bad timing batman. If he is a slime ball, they should have fired him immediately after last season.



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    Re: North Carolina fires Butch Davis

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    Holy bad timing batman. If he is a slime ball, they should have fired him immediately after last season.
    Butch is more greasy than 10W30 oil.



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    Re: North Carolina fires Butch Davis

    It will be interesting if any recruits decide to cut and run. We offered Nate Dortch, could be a possibility.



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