Seriously, my first thought upon reading this is that the coaches did it so that when they get asked about it at SEC Media Days, they can smirk at the media and respond, “you guys thought we were serious about that?”.
“But I’m not really worried about the passing,” [Ramik] Wilson said. “The running game we’re getting, we’re running on nine men, boxes with 10 men. We’re averaging, what, 40 points a game? I think they’re overreacting to this passing situation. I mean, Hutson is just fine.” -- Macon Telegraph, 9/29/14