Shorter Paul Johnson: The reason Tech’s recruiting is mediocre is because the parents suck, the kids suck and their high school coaches suck. Oh, and an early signing period would mean I wouldn’t have to work as hard.
“I’m to blame for that, too. I’m the head coach. I’m responsible for our performance,” Smart said Thursday. “I respect coach Chaney a lot, the way he’s handled things with you guys yesterday but also with our players more importantly. He owns up to them with them.” -- AJ-C, 12/29/16