There's already been one college football head coach fired this season, as Bowling Green opted to fire Mike Jinks earlier this month. Which head coach will be next?
It probably won't be North Carolina head coach Larry Fedora, but one college football analyst says there is a "strong argument" to be made on behalf of firing him.
Fedora, 56, has UNC off to a 1-5 start this season. The Tar Heels went 3-9 last season. If Fedora's seat isn't hot already, it's certainly getting there.
SB Nation outlined five reasons why North Carolina should make the move and fire Fedora:
3. If Fedora won’t compete now, in this limp version of the ACC Coastal that might literally be won by Virginia, when will he compete?
Fedora’s won the Coastal before. But it was when Miami still had Al Golden, Virginia Tech was in its fading days under Frank Beamer, and Georgia Tech was suddenly crashing after an Orange Bowl win.
Any strides UNC makes going forward will probably be mitigated by its division less resembling a dumpster fire than it does right now. The whole non-Clemson ACC should be better than it’s been in 2018, when UNC’s struggled. This is all theoretical, of course, because the Coastal’s annual quest for 4-4 records across the board makes anything feasible.
Fedora has been at North Carolina since 2012. He's gone 44-29 and won one bowl game.
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