The luxury of Stetson Bennett


my first instinct was to ponder whether Kirby Smart had succumbed to all the Fromm-Fields criticism and decided the best course of action going forward was to split the proverbial baby. And how, exactly, would he go about doing that, anyway? Alternate plays? Alternate series? Alternate quarters?

My second instinct was to calm the fuck down. Todd Monken isn’t Jim Chaney. There probably is a way to make a rotation like that work. (See, for example, the Vanderbilt game.)

My third instinct was to do what I should have done in the first place: read the Chris Low interview with Kirby Smart. Turns out Kirby’s stance is more nuanced than 280 characters could allow. A boatload more nuanced, as it turns out.

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