petrino caught riding 25 year old recruiter

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Osirus13 PM Osirus13
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Posted: 4/11/2012 10:12:47 AM

thorpe

 this is sec football

 

Who gives a darn? Well you were wrong, he got fired. I love sec football fans. They have nothing to look forward to in any sport all year but football and think they can get what they want. Trash

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Posted: 4/11/2012 12:35:52 PM

I  heard that  he  wasn't  fired for having  an  affair,  so much  as  he put her on his  staff.

 

 

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Posted: 4/11/2012 12:37:50 PM

Also,  in  arkansas,,,  

 if  you git a divorse,   under the  law you are  still

"legally"  considered  as  "cousins"

imagine  that.

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Posted: 4/11/2012 4:27:18 PM
He was fired because he with held all the info/details from the crash from his superiors for 4 damn days...idiot 
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Posted: 4/11/2012 4:32:01 PM
QUOTE Originally Posted by Osirus13:

thorpe

 this is sec football

 

Who gives a darn? Well you were wrong, he got fired. I love sec football fans. They have nothing to look forward to in any sport all year but football and think they can get what they want. Trash

really??  

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Posted: 4/11/2012 5:11:28 PM
QUOTE Originally Posted by tideman:

awww garbage  

 

I'll tell ya tide, it hurts my feelings.  now the hogs will be deprived of a good coach and could sink to nill status within the sec

archdriver PM archdriver
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Posted: 4/11/2012 9:03:23 PM
He was fired because he with held all the info/details from the crash from his superiors for 4 damn days...idiot 


I guess my humor is a little too subtle for you....

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Posted: 4/12/2012 1:11:14 AM
QUOTE

Originally Posted by markpa:

all i know is this team is done... it would have been interesting to see as they were a contender.its a shame but, now u can close the book Arkansas...

Reminds me of Washington and Rick N.

That top program hasn't gotten out of the toilet yet. 

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Posted: 4/12/2012 11:31:27 PM
As I posited in previous posts, Petrino was fired because of the hiring of his girlfriend.  He probably would have survived if he hadn't used his position to get her the job.  He was the highest paid state employee in Arkansas, and he abused his position for financial gain [for his girlfriend--and, by extension, for himself].  He had no chance once the information came out that he had gotten her the job over 158 other applicants.  That's public money and he was a public employee.  He could, but probably won't, be prosecuted.

From AD Jeff Long's statement:

"Coach Petrino’s relationship with Ms. Dorrell gave her an unfair and undisclosed advantage for a position on Coach Petrino’s football staff. She was one of 159 applicants for the job and Coach Petrino himself participated in the review and selection process without disclosing his relationship with her and that constitutes a conflict of interest under university policy.

During my review of this matter, Coach Petrino informed me that he give a large sum of cash, some $20,000 to Ms. Dorrell. Coach Petrino, however, failed to disclose this information to me prior to his recommendation to hire her into the football program.

Coach Petrino’s conduct regarding his account of the accident jeopardized the integrity of the football program. He made a choice to return to practice on Tuesday, to hold a press conference, and to demonstrate his physical resiliency and command of his program, all the time failing to correct his initial report that he was the only person involved in the accident. He made a conscious decision to speak and mislead the public on Tuesday. In doing so, he negatively and adversely affected the reputation of the University of Arkansas and our football program.

By itself, Coach Petrino’s consensual relationship with Ms. Dorrell prior to her joining the football staff was not against university policy. By itself, it is a matter between individuals and their families. However, in this case, Coach Petrino abused his authority when over the past few weeks, he made a staff decision and personal choices that benefited himself and jeopardized the integrity of the football program. In short, Coach Petrino engaged in a pattern of misleading and manipulative behavior designed to deceive me and members or the athletics’ staff both before and after the motorcycle accident."

He used athletic department funds to hire for his staff a person whom he had an inappropriate relationship. He engaged in reckless and unacceptable behavior and put his relationship in the national spotlight. Coach Petrino’s conduct was contrary to character and responsibilities we demand of our head football coach."
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