We won't be competitive paying ACC wages. Weaver, Steger and all the purists who didn't want to jump into the SEC pigpen last summer missed our best opportunity. Every other conference (except BE, of course) had attractive expansion options. The ACC only had the Notre Dame card. Guess who MIGHT (PROBABLY!) get raided? A: the one that could be raided (the ACC!). Not going to SEC with A&M was stupid and a bad risk-reward call.
If you don't have a problem being a member in a 16 team SEC instead of a 14 team one, then hopefully that is the extent of the harm. I think it SUCKS and this seemed pretty obvious to me last summer that eventually the ACC would draw the short straw. Nothing has changed people - get a clue!
I don't know if you're directing that at me, but I'm on your side. I was just playing Devil's Advocate on the reasons why Weaver stayed pat.
And, did we ever get an offer from the SEC in the first place?
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