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Dr. Saturday will be looking at the 25 most interesting teams headed into spring football through March, examining which programs have the biggest questions, the most expectations and the best storylines. This isn’t a list of the 25 best teams going into the spring, just the 25 we’re keeping the closest eye on. Previously: Texas Tech
What happened in 2012
Western Kentucky didn’t exactly make waves nationally with its 7-6 season, but it did manage just its third winning season – first back-to-back winning seasons – in its six years as a member of the FBS.
The effort earned coach Willie Taggart a new job at South Florida and opened the door for one of the nation’s most interesting hires in Bobby Petrino. Petrino was fired as the head coach at Arkansas prior to the 2012 season following the discovery (and subsequent cover-up) of an inappropriate relationship between him and a subordinate employee. After less than a year off, Western Kentucky decided to take a flyer on Petrino.
What makes them interesting in 2013
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