Submitted by Brian on December 19th, 2007 at 7:13 AM

Right, if you were panicking about the WVU boards erupting in a mess of "RR may return!!!," you can stop panicking:

A West Virginia University athletics spokesman says Rich Rodriguez's resignation as football coach is effective at midnight Tuesday instead of Jan. 3.

WVU football spokesman Mike Montoro confirmed the change late Tuesday but said he did not know why the effective date was moved forward.

If you weren't, good job.