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Churning, not burning

Tide's staff turnovers hardly problematic, more a testament to program's worth

Updated: February 28, 2013, 6:15 PM ET
By Alex Scarborough | TideNation

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Continuity is the glue that binds a successful college football program. Without stability in the coaching ranks, the whole structure can crumble.

An offensive coordinator leaves and the end zone suddenly becomes a mirage. A defensive coordinator bolts and the new system can't stop a parked car. A key assistant leaves and recruits no longer pick up the phone.

It happens every year. Sometimes there's a period of adjustment and sometimes the new hires simply don't ...

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