Originally Posted by Dawn70
So, Bielema's first excuse was the players he was "left with" after the quick demise of John L.'s short-lived head Hog stint, weren't ones that could play his style of football.

That sounds familiar. In our case it was "Jimbo left me with a lousy team" (paraphrased). A statement like that from a head coach seems like it would stifle the players' motivation to get out win games.