David Moulton: Florida State's T.K. Wetherell and Jim Smith were right to get rid of Bobby Bowden

DAVID MOULTON
Former Florida State head coach Bobby Bowden, his wife Ann, and FSU's Heisman Trophy winning former quarterback Charlie Ward pose before the start of an NCAA college football game against Syracuse on Saturday,Nov. 16, 2013, in Tallahassee, Fla. The Florida State 1993 National championship team was honored before the game. (AP Photo/Phil Sears)

Former Florida State head coach Bobby Bowden, his wife Ann, and FSU's Heisman Trophy winning former quarterback Charlie Ward pose before the start of an NCAA college football game against Syracuse on Saturday,Nov. 16, 2013, in Tallahassee, Fla. The Florida State 1993 National championship team was honored before the game. (AP Photo/Phil Sears)

They were right. A little over four years ago, the most influential people at Florida State decided it was time for Bobby Bowden to go. He wasn’t ready to leave.

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