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It goes without saying, but Willie Taggart's first year as the head coach of the the Florida State Seminoles was an absolute circus. With countless fans and alumni hoping he'd bring a quick fix to the declining success of the program, the opposite was true.
The Seminoles posted an abysmal 5-7 record, finished 3-5 in ACC action and snapped the program's streak of 36 straight bowl games to miss their first postseason appearance since 1982.
Taggart took a ton of criticism for his team's performance and rightfully so. Looking ahead to 2019, the second-year FSU coach isn't doing himself any favors with his most recent comments either.
Taggart has now turned to dropping delusional winning comments similar to those of Charlie Sheen in an attempt to get the Tallahassee faithful back on his side.
With the Seminoles kicking off the upcoming season against a Boise State program that's made a name for itself by playing up to Power Five competition, Taggart will be lucky if he's able to stay 'undefeated' past Sept. 1.
When Taggart left his comfortable job at Oregon to return home to Florida, expectations were through the roof for him and his new staff. Known as an All-Star recruiter, Taggart hasn't had the same luck he did in Eugene.
Now, with the frustration and anger from fans growing, he has to watch what he says. Otherwise, perhaps, they'll start calling for his exodus before we know it.
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