Sorry, Vols fans.
You might want to sit down for this, Tennessee fans.
Yahoo! Sports’ Pete Thamel has addressed the possibility of Jon Gruden being the man who replaces Butch Jones in Knoxville.
Basically – there is no possibility. It’s not happening.
From his report:
So who is realistic at Tennessee? Anyone who mentions Jon Gruden in any capacity should be charged with journalistic negligence
Thamel says it’s unlikely that Tennessee will be able to poach any big-time coach for its opening, mentioning Purdue’s Jeff Brohm and Memphis’ Mike Norvell as possible candidates.
You can view Thamel’s full report here.