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Simpson Arrest Troubling

Unlike many Alabama fans (myself included), Mike Shula never made a snide remark or off-color joke at the expense of another school's football program, even when given a perfect opening, regarding an off-field incident with a rival.

Instead, he took the opportunity to say that he was only worried about his players, and that he was only concerned that they do the right things on and off the field. He knew such incidents happen everywhere. Aside from those remarks he has rarely publicly discussed discipline. The suspension of DJ Hall and Chris Keys for the Cotton Bowl was acknowledged post-game, and suspensions of four...