• Stanford defensive coordinator Derek Mason (Photo: Nick Ut, AP)
    The Rumor Mill :: College Football Coaching News and Rumors – Tuesday, Jan. 14

    It looks like Stanford defensive coordinator Derek Mason has emerged as the favorite to replace James Franklin at Vanderbilt. Multiple sources tell us that Mason is the leading candidate for the job, and CBSSports.com’s Jeremy Fowler reports...

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  • Vanderbilt's James Franklin will be named Penn State head coah. (Photo: Mark Humphrey, AP)
    Reports: James Franklin will be next Penn State coach

    Vanderbilt’s James Franklin will replace Bill O’Brien as Penn State head coach, according to multiple media reports. A Pennsylvania native, the 41-year-old Franklin won 24 games in three seasons with the Commodores. He led Vanderbilt to three...

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  • Greg Roman (left) has spent the past five seasons working for Jim Harbaugh. (Photo: AP)
    Penn State coaching search update

    Vanderbilt’s James Franklin may be the frontrunner to be the next Penn State coach, but with his NFL options still on the table, the Nittany Lions don’t appear to be done vetting candidates. CBSSports.com‘s Jason La Canfora reported...

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  • It looks like Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops will be back with the Sooners next season. (Photo: Alonzo Adams, AP)
    The Rumor Mill :: College Football Coaching News and Rumors – Thursday, Nov. 21

    Now that Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops has tied Barry Switzer for the school wins record, many insiders think he might be ready for a change. There was some Florida chatter a couple of weeks ago and some...

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  • Vandy's Franklin calls Saban to apologize

    Vanderbilt coach James Franklin says that he called Nick Saban on Wednesday to apologize for the 'Nicky Satan' reference he made at a football banquet in...

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  • Video: Franklin takes jab at "Nicky Satan"

    No one will ever question Vanderbilt head coach James Franklin's audacity. Since taking over the Commodores in December 2010, Franklin has never been...

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