But at the 30-game mark of his tenure, patience is starting to wear thin — not just because Georgia Tech's offensive production has been predictably inconsistent, but because the defense has been a total flop.
Even when Penn State increased its advantage to 20-10 by getting Roberson loose in the running game, it felt like the Hawkeyes were fine.
There is, of course, the bull - the Heartland Trophy.
The crowd noise certainly could have upset him.
He just doesn't recruit as well as Kirby Smart, and for one day a year that tends to matter a great deal.
Hartlauer says the same thing is happening to the tourism board and museums in Vienna.