This is going to come down to how effective we are in getting the right players on the squad. If RM feels that he brought in the people needed to have a winning season, then DA will need to at least end with a .500 record, or he'll be gone.
But if RM feels that for whatever reason we still have major holes at the start of next season due to forces outside of our control, then DA will be here, even if we manage only a 6-10 record.
"Why can't we tell the world that [as the Raiders' coach] you refused to play games in the segregated South, holding out to the point where they were canceled?' And he would stop me dead in my tracks and say, 'Hey, kid -- I didn't do it for publicity. I did it because it was right.' "