Is Gary Pinkel making like Mizzou fans and getting off the hot seat before his caboose is cooked?

Gary Pinkel at Toledo - @SirSnark

USC coach Lane Kiffin may be on the hot seat after another disappointing performance by his team. Coaches will up and leave for a new job for any old reason now-a-days. Did the events from Saturday's game vs. Toledo move him closer to leaving for better conditions, recruiting and fans? Let's look at the evidence:

Looks like Lane Kiffin might soon be out of a job. Mike Leach will do that to ya.

Kiffin and Pinkel share some similarities

Some are already advising him to do maintenance for a cross country trip:

Here "Mizzou" is obviously code for "Gary Pinkel"

Perhaps he's tired of criticism?

Feelin' Kinda Ornery - Rock M Nation
What I really want is for Pinkel to be less nice.

Or perhaps he's tired of empty stadiums and fair weather fans:

From a source on the scene:

The Rock "M" looks beautiful when uncluttered with fans

Could it be the weather?

From the air conditioned Luxury boxes:

The heat was overblown you say?

Saturday's game was the second-hottest game played in an SEC college town. Only Texas A&M fans dealt with hotter temperatures, as the daytime high reached 97 degrees Saturday when the Aggies hosted Sam Houston State.

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