After taking SMU to the NC game Coach Bonner disappeared into hiding leaving that God awful state of Texas. Rumors were rampant on where he had gone to, some suspected he had met a girl, while others thought he was buried in a bottle of whiskey somewhere. Like Urban after a two year hiatus Kris came out of the back woods of Tennessee with a mason jar of lighting and an itch to get back to coaching. In his introduction press conference Coach Bonner was short and to the point. "I'm back to do two things drink moonshine and win football games!"