^ Exactly. If the officers had concentrated on executing the CO's orders instead of moping about the changes he was making they would have been fine. If they had acted professionally, they would have sucked it up, done their jobs and not been "on edge."
The greatest disservice was done to the Riker character. He was portrayed as whiny, nearly insubordinate and unprofessional, and uncomfortably similar to another terrible unprofessional XO, Mr. Hobson of Sutherland
in "Redemtion part 2."