Remember back in the early days when 24 wouldn't resolve one plot point in less than an episode?
So is Will Patton now the big bad? He needs the virus when World War III wipes out civilization and some guy pretending to be a postman threatens his Rule of Eight?
No he's not the ultimate baddie. There going to keep the "played a high school football coach theme" and go with Kyle Chandler as the ultimate baddie.