2010 Coaches Quick Hits

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Wednesday July 1, 2009

NFL teams are contacting the Gators about the spread offense: "Right now, we've been contacted by a minimum of three NFL teams who want to implement a spread element," Urban Meyer said last month. "They're going to do it." LINK...

2009 Hawaii Football Camp VideoLINK... 

Coach-in-waiting plans & the Maryland situation: Coach-in-waiting arrangements are a way to lure and retain talent, said Scott Rosner, associate director of the Wharton Sports Business Initiative at the University of Pennsylvania. "This is really no different than identifying, for example, a young star in the corporate world," he said. But there are risks associated with any succession plan, Rosner said. "Anytime that you've identified who the successor to the throne will be, there are going to be potential takeover issues," he said. "To use the Godfather reference, you'd better hope the successor is like Michael Corleone and not like Fredo." LINK...

"I'm not a scratch golfer. I don't know how to bowl. I can't read the stock market. Heck, I have a hard time remembering my wife's cell phone number. But I can call 'Flip Right Double X Jet 36 Counter Naked Waggle at 7 X Quarter' in my sleep." Jon Gruden

UT-San Antonio football program update with head coach Larry Coker: LINK...

It is still undecided if Mike Gundy or Gunter Brewer will call the plays for Oklahoma State this season. LINK...