There are plenty of clues that, in doing the things a coach does without 87,000 people looking over his shoulder, Chizik continues to get the job done. The most recent example: He hasn’t let his first quarterback competition become his first quarterback controversy.
Chris Todd won the job. Kodi Burns won the hearts and minds of his teammates.
And it all happened three weeks before the opening game, which gives Todd more reps and the rest of the offense more reps alongside him.