Sources tell Football Rumor Mill that Mullen is a strong candidate to replace the deposed Brady Hoke. But remember, Mullen all but had the Miami job before Al Golden was hired.
With another loss on Sunday, Former Michigan quarterback and current 49er Head Coach Jim Harbaugh, was officially eliminated from the NFL playoffs. That means that San Francisco’s season will officially come to a close in two weeks, on December 28th.
Michigan on Sunday watched painfully as their hated rival made the College Football Playoff Final Four. On top of that frustration, the football program still doesn’t have a head coach.
There’s been no secret in the land of maize and blue that former QB and current 49er Head Coach Jim Harbough is on top of the Michigan wish list. Most insiders tell us it seems unlikely he’ll leave the NFL.
Now that the College Football Playoff Committee has released its first poll we can move on to the bigger story, who’s going to head perennial powers—Michigan and Florida?
UPDATED: The Will Muschamp era at Florida is over. Who’s likely to lead the Gators next?
Most insiders now assume Michigan will dump Brady Hoke. Barring a major turnaround, it appears to be more a matter of when – not if – a change will be made. We continue to hear the same names.