He’s a famous coach with a Super Bowl to his name, and Tennessee’s cycled through coaches such as Lane Kiffin and Derek Dooley in its post-Phillip Fulmer years.
Yep! Gruden is surely well-paid for his job as an ESPN analyst. He has the booth on Monday Night Football and is really good in that role, where he’s been since 2009. He’s also got a SportsCenter segment built around him and does a lot of high-profile work with QB prospects every NFL draft season. His is an excellent sports media job.
It’s low. It’s not zero, because most human beings can be bought off if you’re willing to pay them enough money to do something, and I don’t know how much Tennessee would offer. Gruden hasn’t coached college ball since he was the tight ends coach at Pacific in 1989. He sounds uninterested in coaching in the college ranks, and to reiterate a key point the Tennessee job isn’t even vacant yet.
He is about to retire, Schroder said of the 39-year-old Nowitzki. And to have a battle against him and compete against him is always a good feeling.
Belinelli, a familiar face for the Mavericks as a former rival with San Antonio, was 4 of 6 from 3-point range to help the Hawks in their first game after letting Paul Millsap leave in free agency and dumping Dwight Howard.
Ryan’s stats were otherworldly last season, so his five touchdowns against five interceptions this year look rough by comparison. But both Julio Jones and Mohamed Sanu left Atlanta’s Week 4 loss to the Bills with injuries. Starting right tackle Ryan Schraeder was out for two weeks with a concussion. His absence made the inexperience of the Falcons’ new starter at right guard, Wes Schweitzer, all the more apparent.