Login | Register

Charlie Strong has ‘No interest’ as New Head Coach for the Texas Longhorns

Posted on 12/18/2013 by with 0 comments

It’s worth noting that despite the “Vegas” shorthand, the odds Dooley references are set at offshore sportsbooks.

As Urban Meyer’s highly popular — and highly successful — defensive coordinator during his Florida tenure, Strong still maintains a high profile in Gainesville, and would be considered a favorite should the Gator head coaching job come open at any point in the near future. But it still might be a surprise if he had no interest in a job with Texas’s stature and salary.

From the Longhorns’ end, Strong’s appeal would be obvious; the Arkansas native took over a Cardinal program reeling from the Steve Kragthorpe era and through shrewd defensive coaching and charismatic recruiting — the sort that landed Teddy Bridgewater — built a team that won the 2013 Sugar Bowl and came within one victory of a second successive BCS berth in 2013.

 

Go to this article

 

 

Leave a Reply