Standards are sinking
Raucous celebration after beating Kansas evidence of lowered expectations
Updated: October 29, 2012, 12:24 AM ETBy Sean Adams | HornsNation
The old saying is that nothing gets a coach fired quicker than unmet expectations. Unmet expectations got John Cooper fired at Ohio State, Mike Stoops fired at Arizona and Ron Zook fired everywhere. The media had its expectations for the 2012 Texas Longhorns and so did the coaching staff. Coach Mack Brown told us before the season started that Texas had a team that he felt good about and that "could" win every game.
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