Originally Posted by JoeMorrisonLives
I don't think that's it, the Spurriers genuinely liked Garcia, Jerri called him her third son at one point. I think Spurrier wanted to believe and him and hoped he turned it around, Spurrier seems to have regrets for not holding him more accountable. You don't see Spurrier regret much.
Garcia was a close call. HBC decided it was worth the risk to roll the dice on him and he came up just short on the maturity level he needed Stephen to achieve.