Mark Snyder: Playing Possum

Posted by James Roach on August-3-2009 Add Comments

You can get away with a lot of things, if that is all it looks like you know how to do. That was what I heard someone say once, and in my time on this planet, I have noticed that to be a constant. 

For Marshall University Football Head Coach Mark Snyder, I believe this has been not only a constant, but a strategy. In the heart of the folksy "aw shucks" area of the United States it is expected by some. Although the leader of a football program is not one of those positions fans usually like to have the "good ole' boy charm".

Snyder's oft-quoted "We need to fix that," has become the brunt of many jokes around the W. Page Pitt School of Journalism and Mass Communications at Marshall. It has even become cliche and ta...

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