|Nevermore. (Image: Hipple)|
Even if he weren't the answer at tailback, I'd want him to be successful as a Georgia athlete and student. Now, he'll be neither. I'm sure there is room out there for the Mark Richt only recruits thugs/UGA football is out of control/had he only gone to Alabama memes. If you think he'd not gotten booted from school if he'd gone to Auburn or Tuscaloosa, then the story rightfully should be how those programs are too weak on gun crime (for the record, I think he'd have gotten the boot at either place). If the story is that Athens caused Crowell to
Crowell forced Mark Richt's hand on Friday morning. Coach Richt had no option other than dismissal. Based on what we've seen out of the past year from Isiah, I'd say this is as close to a come to Jesus moment as he'll get. He is a tremendous talent. I honestly hope we are hearing a feel good story out of him a few years down the road. Clearly, he has more decision making stuff to work on than if Athens or Tuscaloosa was the right decision for him.
It is too bad some of the real journalist don't care about or get that.