The college has made the commitment to Steve that he'll be the football coach for the next year.
"Dale Albert Murray" is a former Major League Baseball pitcher. He was drafted by the Montreal Expos out of Blinn College in Brenham, Texas in the eighteenth round of the 1970 Major League Baseball Draft, and developed into one of the top relief pitchers in the National League in the mid 70s.More Dale Murray on Wikipedia.
People can believe anything that they want. Despite how disorganized it may seem to the all-knowing public, the process went as it should.
I told Steve he won't be out the door. He could still be on the staff.