Archive for December, 2013

Bobo not a good fit for Georgia Southern

Mike Bobo has been mentioned in connection with the head coaching vacancy at Georgia Southern.

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SEC teams finally get taste of bowls

The SEC finally gets to go bowling. Ten of the conference’s 14 teams — sorry, Kentucky, Tennessee, Florida and Arkansas — are in bowls, beginning with today’s Music City Bowl between Ole Miss and Georgia Tech.

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Ga. Southern candidates have connections to school

Several coaches with Georgia Southern connections have been mentioned as potential candidates to replace Jeff Monken, who took the Army job earlier this week.

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Georgia Southern’s Monken heading to Army

Army hired Jeff Monken away from Georgia Southern today, it was announced. He’ll be introduced with a media conference on Monday.

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Strong is oddsmakers’ favorite for Texas job

If oddsmakers are to be believed, then Charlie Strong will be the next coach to Texas.

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AP All-America teams loaded with SEC, ACC players

Jameis Winston is not only the Heisman winner, he’s now an All-American. Winston led a contingent of SEC and ACC players on the AP’s All-America team that was announced about noon today.

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Mercer’s Russ is fifth in Jerry Rice Award

Mercer QB John Russ was fifth in voting for the Jerry Rice Award, which goes to the top freshman in the FCS.

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QB Murphy among 7 Gators leaving program

Tyler Murphy, who was 2-4 as a starter after replacing the injured Jeff Driskel, became the seventh — and most high profile — Gator to leave the program in the past week.

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Sumlin deal sets up Saban for huge raise

If you think Kevin Sumlin received a huge raise, wait until you see Nick Saban’s new deal.

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Recruiting is crazy, just ask Glanville

Former Atlanta Falcons coach Jerry Glanville told a few interesting stories about recruiting in the story that also quoted several current and former coaches who have coached both college football and in the NFL, including Pete Carroll, and two other former Falcons coaches, June Jones and Jim Mora.

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