2012 was a great year for UB and a great year for UB Bull Run. 2012: Best of Bull Run Looks back at the 20 top stories covered by Bull Run during 2012.
Year three is a pivotal year for most coaches, show significant improvement, or update the ole resume.
For the fans, the Jeff Quinn had little goodwill going into 2012, and a new AD seemed to signal a change would occur unless UB performed exceptionally well.
A month into the season, some fans were ready for Quinn's head:
Calling For An End To The Quinn Experiment by Calvin September 21, 2012
Another loss, another question of what to do with the coach.
Horseshoes and Hand Granades - When to Punt. UB Football needs your help.....by BrandedBull October 5, 2012
2 more losses included a 45-3 beat down, and:
If I had $676,000.00, I'd be rich! What to do with Coach by BrandedBull October 16, 2012
4-7 record with a nearly bungled win over UMass and:
Buffalo coach Jeff Quinn receives a contract extension by Tim Riordan November 21, 2012
It is hard to be a UB Football Fan Part II by BrandedBull November 21, 2012
UB Bull Run responses ranged from ??? to NOOOOO! But some of UB Nation kept cooler heads:
Talking Bull: Let the Quinn supporters speak their minds! November 26, 2012
This could have been the #1 story of the year, but it wasn't because for 9 months, the story was about firing Quinn, then for one day, the story was the puzzling extension, and now it's less of a story and just the situation we must deal with, it's better to just move along.