As all lists are meant to, The Sporting News’ Tom Dienhart’s ranking of all the BCS coaches is generating some discussion.
These lists are silly and only meant to make people yell at one another and question the sobriety of the person who made them. And looking at the top 5, it looks like about like what you’d expect (minus the absence of Urban Meyer, who doesn’t appear until 12). But then you get to number 9…
I mean, really. They need to check the SN offices for a radon leak. Let’s bear in mind that this man was the head coach of the Idaho Vandals last year and will be lucky to be playing in the Holiday Bowl at year’s end with his new team. Even if Erickson goes Lombardi and does the world’s best coaching job at Arizona State, the Sun Devils still be the third best team in the Pac-10.
Here’s the link to the list but I’ll cut to the chase for some of you — Fulmer’s 31.