• Penn State coach Bill O'Brien will be named head coach of the Houston Texans. (Photo: Gene J. Puskar, AP)
    The Rumor Mill :: College Football Coaching News and Rumors – Sunday, Dec. 29

    There’s certainly plenty of smoke that Penn State’s Bill O’Brien is primed for a return to the NFL. It’s been making the news rounds the past couple of weeks, and now ESPN reports that O’Brien has emerged...

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  • Oregon defensive coordinator Nick Aliotti
    Oregon DC Nick Aliotti to retire following Alamo Bowl

    Longtime Oregon defensive coordinator Nick Aliotti will retire following the Alamo bowl, according to reports. Bruce Feldman of CBSSports.com initially broke the news, and the school has now officially announced the move. Aliott’s retirement marks the end...

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  • Oregon defensive coordinator Nick Aliotti
    Pac-12 reprimands and fines Oregon DC Nick Aliotti

    The Pac-12 has reprimanded Oregon defensive coordinator Nick Aliotti and fined him $5,000 for comments he made leading up to and after the Ducks’ 62-38 win over Washington State on Saturday. “The Pac-12 has specific rules that...

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  • Oregon defensive coordinator Nick Aliotti
    Oregon’s Aliotti apologizes for Leach comments

    Oregon defensive coordinator Nick Aliotti has apologized for his harsh comments about Washington State coach Mike Leach. “The bottom line is, I’m sorry,” Aliotti said in a statement released by Oregon. “I’m embarrassed that I got caught...

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  • Oregon defensive coordinator Nick Aliotti ripped Washington State coach Mike Leach following the Ducks' 62-38 win.
    VIDEO: Oregon DC rips Mike Leach

    Oregon defensive coordinator Nick Aliotti says that Washington State head coach Mike Leach's decision to throw the ball late in the Ducks' 62-38 win over the Cougars was "bullsh#t" and "low class."

    • Posted 3 months ago
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