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JD’s Alec Jackson “earns” UNC offer

After dominating at a camp at North Carolina last week, Jeff Davis defensive end Alec Jackson picked up an offer from the Tarheels.

Jackson excelled at the drills and caught the eye of defensive coordinator and former Auburn coach Gene Chizik. 229 more words


CBSSports.com: Fired coaches don't fit one certain profile

The Power Five college football coach who was fired from 2009-2014, more than likely had been on the job for about five years, had won 53.4 percent of his games and had coached in nearly 66 games. 179 more words

College Football

Revamping Auburn hopes Jeremy Johnson lends stability at QB

AUBURN, Ala. —We don’t need to go back very far to get a sense of how tricky the whole quarterback thing can be, to understand that even great offensive coaches can tie themselves to lesser quarterbacks and that sometimes the reasons for those decisions have little to do with pure talent. 1,069 more words


UNC hires Huskers DB coach Warren to fill vacancy

North Carolina has hired away Nebraska defensive backs coach Charlton Warren to the same job in Chapel Hill. UNC announced the staff hiring Monday.

Warren was Nebraska’s defensive backs coach in 2014, but he had served on the coaching staff at Air Force prior to that. 173 more words

Rumor Mill

Auburn spent most in country in recruiting on 2012-13

AUBURN – Winning and recruiting come at a price, and Auburn spent more than any team in the country on recruiting during the 2012-13 school year. 329 more words

SEC News

Gene Chizik hired as defensive coordinator at UNC

AUBURN — Former Auburn coach Gene Chizik had been hired as defensive coordinator at North Carolina, the school announced Monday.

The move was initially reported by ESPN on Jan. 372 more words

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