Freshmen in college, rookies in the NFL–they all get hazed to some degree.
So what about rookie coaches in college football?
They get a deal, a few years to prove their worth, and then either find barrels of success or get hazed themselves–leading to a swift kick in the tailpipe, a clean desk, and a set of walking papers.
That takes us to 11 rookie coaches–all in a new town, heading up a new program within the BCS system. The question remains: Will it be the success or the swift kick in the you-know-what?