Reality check due for Weis, Notre Dame

Coach never had legitimate claim to Irish job

Updated: December 1, 2009, 11:11 AM ET
By Melissa Isaacson | ESPNChicago.com

Sorry, but I'm having a hard time feeling sorry for those Notre Dame alums and boosters who are saying now that Charlie Weis was just too damn arrogant for his own good.

I believe the school's crest reads: "Veritas Footballus Maximus," which loosely translated means: "It's true, our football team is still the best."

Let's face it, not unlike many football institutions, both amateur and professional, Notre Dame doesn't know exactly what it wants. It just wants it now.


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