Yep, it will be but I think it would probably be for the best for the program right now. Program has gone stale and I'm doubtful that Patterson will get the "mojo" back.He's their Fry/Snyder/Beamer. Its gotta be tough to pull the trigger on that.
You just know that's how it will play out though. "Win one for Gary!" with ISU's championship aspirations hanging in the balance.If they “fire” him, it would be a mutual resignation/retirement. Let’s not have that introduced this season where we play then the last week.
Luckily ISU is better than that and TCU is very beatable so ISU will have it on themselves to rise up and play well.You just know that's how it will play out though. "Win one for Gary!" with ISU's championship aspirations hanging in the balance.
Remember how much latitude KSU got against ISU the year Snyder "retired", be ready for that.