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Alabama Football: Coaching staff continuity unsettling to some Tide fans

For several months the Alabama football fan base has had two opposing camps. One wants Pete Golding to be fired. The other trusts Nick Saban and is content with either a retain or terminate decision by the head coach. A small and not very vocal few think, given an injury-depleted roster, Pete Golding’s abilities have not been fairly measured.

The ‘fire Pete immediately’ group has media cohorts who loudly champion the termination argument. Stepping back from the fray, a question can be posed. How valuable is coaching staff continuity?

After Alabama football was not just soundly defeated, but embarrassed by Clemson, coaching turnover was blamed.