Panthers' Decision To Hire Rhule Is Huge Risk For Tepper
Last updated 1/8/2020 at 4:35pm
There was a slight breeze that swept across the Carolinas at roughly 10 a.m. on Tuesday morning thanks to the collective head-shaking among Panthers’ fans at the news that Matt Rhule, the former head coach at Baylor, was set to be the fifth head coach in franchise history.
If you had never heard of Rhule before the announcement, you’re not alone. I only knew his name because I follow the Big 12, à la Texas football.
And on top of being relatively unknown, it seemed his job status was set.
Exactly one week before he was hired by Carolina, Rhule addressed the media in New Orleans b...