Archive for Coaches

Say Goodnight to Tedford-to-Michigan

Now all we have to worry about is the 49ers job. West Virginia’s Rich Rodriguez, who met with U-M president Mary Sue Coleman and athletic director Bill Martin on Friday in Toledo, has accepted the Michigan coaching job, replacing retiring coach Lloyd Carr, the Free Press learned this afternoon. An official announcement is expected at […]

Posted by: Avinash on Sunday, December 16th, 2007

Pac-10 Coaching Carousel: Epilogue

Well, so much for letting Gregory go the easy way. Washington State University has selected Eastern Washington head coach Paul Wulff as WSU’s new head football coach, a source close to the selection process told The Associated Press late Monday. The WSU source spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to make […]

Posted by: Avinash on Tuesday, December 11th, 2007

Pac-10 Coaching Carousel, Part II

So after covering the scenarios yesterday of those coaches who have passed on from the Pac-10 rites, I’ll continue looking through those coaches who will be under the eye for the next twelve months…and could very well be looking for new work in 2009. (The following images were made by a Bruins fan. Hence why […]

Posted by: Avinash on Sunday, December 9th, 2007

Pac-10 Coaching Carousel, Part I

The coaching fluctuation has been pretty consistent in the Pac-10: Two coaches out last year, two coaches out this year. Bill Doba is out. The Karl Dorrell Kool-Aid is now fresh out, and Bruins Nation has now lost the inspiration for 80% of their posts. It’d be funny if the Bruins really did go ahead […]

Posted by: Avinash on Saturday, December 8th, 2007

On Coaches

On the bright side, for the first time in many an offseason, we probably won’t have to worry about Tedford leaving us. It’s kind of ironic, because before the season started, 2008 seemed like the perfect time for him to jump to healthier pastures. His youngest son was graduating. The impending retirement of Lloyd Carr […]

Posted by: Avinash on Thursday, December 6th, 2007

Let’s Hire the O!

Bill Doba is gone from Wazzu after a 5-7 season. I’m a little surprised, considering how close Wazzu came to beating ASU and Cal, along with their throttling of UCLA, but this has been speculated for months. All reports indicate that Mike Price and Cal’s defensive coordinator Bob Gregory will be fighting for the job, […]

Posted by: Avinash on Wednesday, November 28th, 2007