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The Scoop - Monday September 3, 2018

Monday September 3, 2018

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Tragic news to pass along out of San Diego as former long-time Grossmont College (JC) head coach Dave Jordan has been killed in what the medical examiner is calling a homicide - suicide also involving Coach Jordan's wife Jean. Dave Jordan served as head coach at Grossmont for 23 years, retiring in 2006 when his son Mike took over as head coach. Please pray for the Jordans.

ESPN: After a tweet critical of Washington's loss to Auburn, ESPN reportedly won't assign play-by-play announcer Mark Jones to Huskies games this year. There's lots of backstory to this.

Washington State: Mike Leach and a Microsoft engineer are working together to create some innovative offensive ideas...

Ohio State: After over a month on paid administrative leave, and still serving his three-game suspension, Urban Meyer is allowed to return to practices only starting today as the team prepares for Rutgers and TCU the next two weeks.

Heartwarming story: ESPN dropped an incredible story, full of twists and turns, on the life of FootballScoop Running Backs Coach of the Year finalist Deland McCullough. Do yourself a favor and read it here.

Nick Saban: Saturday night Nick called and apologized to Maria Taylor for the way he responded to her question on the field after the game per Jim Miller. More on what transpired here.

College GameDay: Nearly 5 months ago Zach predicted where GameDay would go each week. Needless to say, he nailed Week 2.