We already know that one thing Kirby is selling about this mediocre season on the recruiting trail is the opportunity to play early. There’s something else he can offer, too.
Farrell expects Smart to be willing to play guys he recruited fast like he has this year.
“The good thing for him,” he said, “is the SEC East is awful so they’ve got an opportunity to turn it around maybe a little quicker than they would if they were in the Big Ten East or SEC West.”
Ain’t that the truth.