Considering that we cant show it on the field for another 6 months, Manny is doing exactly what he has to do in order to change the culture and rep that Miami has in the minds of recruits. He can't give a speech to recruits and say, "come to Miami and go 7-6!"
Create buzz, sell the buzz, then deliver on the buzz!
Diaz is bringing live rounds to Saturday gunfights. We’ve been talking ish, getting pumped but our administration has been secretly loading our guns with blanks for 15 years. Opposing teams and their coaches don’t believe Manny, they justifiably believe it’s just the same continued swag drivel.
We’re about to hear a lot of, “You can’t shoot a cop, WAIT!!!! Manny just...we can work this out...”
There’s about to be a live bullet accompanying the smoke we are known for.