A look at the weekend that was in the world of college football
The Gators are looking to fill their vacancy after parting ways with Jim McElwain last month.
The Gators met with Kelly about the vacant job Sunday, according to an Associated Press report.
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It’s either a well-coordinated trolling attempt or a sign that something’s happening. You decide which. The Florida Gators are hiring Chip Kelly, maybe. They’re also maybe not. I’m not sure which it is, though rumors have flown all Sunday...Show More Summary
Will UCLA's perpetual coaching search stop with Chip Kelly, or will the Bruins spread a wider net?
Kelly led Oregon to a national championship appearance and is an innovator in the game
UCLA’s 28-23 loss Saturday night will be Jim Mora’s last as the team’s head coach. The school announced that Mora has been fired after the loss dropped the Bruins to 5-6. The news came on his 56th birthday. “Making a coaching change is never easy, but it’s an especially difficult decision when you know that […]
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Some updates on Chip Kelly, Arkansas, Auburn, Florida, Florida State, Ole Miss, Tennessee, and more. College football’s hiring and firing season is in full swing. Heading into the final weeks of the regular season, here’s some inside...Show More Summary
The former Nebraska quarterback learned from coaching greats all along the way, from Tom Osborne to Chip Kelly.
Spoiler: you can’t. With Godfrey still out, it was SB Nation’s Bud Elliott’s turn to sit in the PAPN guest co-host seat! Topics: The limits of Arkansas. Chip Kelly, new technology, and a Chip 2.0 offense. Tennessee vs. expectations. Good...Show More Summary
Florida ranks 115th nationally in total offense and 116th in scoring this season, triple-digit reminders of just how impotent the program’s offense has been since Urban Meyer left town after the 2010 season. Last year, those numbers were 115th and 107th. 2015: 112th and 100th. 2014: 96th and 56th (whoa, slow down, Gators!). 2013: 115th […]
Former Oregon, Philadelphia Eagles, and San Francisco 49ers coach Chip Kelly could be back in the game. At the college level. Via Pete Thamel of Yahoo Sports, Kelly has become of the three prime candidates to replace Jim McElwain as the head coach at the University of Florida. Others are UCF coach Scott Frost and [more]
Nothing to see here, per Scott Stricklin, right? Florida athletic director Scott Stricklin removed all doubt as to his location, at least for a bit, on Tuesday afternoon with this selfie. Just finished speaking to sports admin class on @UF campus. Show More Summary
Here's how the SEC could allow -- or stand in the way -- of Kelly joining the conference
But don't count out Mike Norvell, Chip Kelly or Les Miles
The former Oregon coach could have his choice of several different Power 5 jobs, after a few years in the NFL and on TV. Aside from the obvious current college candidates for the Florida job — UCF head coach Scott Frost and Oregon head...Show More Summary
The Gators are reportedly interested in the former Oregon coach
It wasn’t even two years ago that the Eagles fired Chip Kelly, an alleged offensive guru who had saddled them with a bunch of overpaid and underperforming offensive players. It’s remarkable how quickly they’ve cleaned up his mess. Philadelphia, which put up 51 points on a very good Denver defense on Sunday, is now 8-1 [more]