Originally Posted by dak121
Sounds noble and all, but that's not how the SEC works. If Arkansas fires Petrino they could potentially fall back into Mississippi/Vanderbilt territory.
Agree, but Arkansas has always been a notch or two above Mississippi and Vanderbilt territory. Those are 3rd tier SEC programs. If Arkansas does fire Petrino they'll go back to being a middling 6-8 win program. Ole Miss and especially Vanderbilt are perennial 3-5 win programs.