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Deion Sanders: "I'm going to be a head coach in college football next year."

Deion Sanders has never lacked for confidence, and he remains steadfast that he will be a head coach at the college level in the 2021 season.

Sanders, as you'll recall, named himself a candidate for the Florida State job that ultimately went to Mike Norvell. Despite missing out on the job coaching his alma mater, Prime Time told the Dan Patrick Show he will be a college head coach next season.

Patrick: "Did you really want to coach Florida State?"

Deion: "Yes. I'm going to be a head coach in college football next year."

Patrick: "Where?"

Deion: "Somewhere. I'm that definite. I'm that assured that I am."

Patrick: "Why did Florida State not work out?"

Deion: "Several reasons. It got interesting. It was interesting.... It was another school as well that we went, second interview. This is something that is my calling. I'm going to coach college football. Head coach, not coach. Head coach.

Patrick: "Do you know where?"

Deion: "No. I could know where but (gestures). I'm open, I'm open. It has to fit me, I have to fit them. They have to understand I come with some stuff. I come with, not luggage, but, I want to win, I want to do it a certain way."

Patrick: "What if The U called?"

Deion: "My son is a phenomenal quarterback, my youngest son. [Shedeur Sanders, a 2021 quarterback.] He has a plethora of offers. We're going to visit The U Saturday."

Patrick: "But would you coach The U if you could?"

Deion: "You never know. Why not?"

Sanders went on to say he'd run a "wide open" offense, saying, "get the ball in the hands of the playmakers, that's my philosophy."

Sanders has no college coaching experience; the Pro and College Football Hall of Famer, has coached in multiple spots at the high school level, most recently as the offensive coordinator at Trinity Christian in suburban Dallas.