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Major College Coach Addresses The NFL Rumors

Iowa State fans storm the field after win.

AMES, IA - OCTOBER 28: Iowa State Cyclones fans stormed the field after the Cyclones won 14-7 over the TCU Horned Frogs in the second half of play at Jack Trice Stadium on October 28, 2017 in Ames, Iowa. The Iowa State Cyclones won 14-7 over the TCU Horned Frogs. (Photo by David Purdy/Getty Images)

As the coaching carousel winds up again, there will be several college football coaches rumored to be considering a jump to the NFL. Iowa State's Matt Campbell is one of those names.

Campbell has led the Cyclones to a 7-4 record this season heading into Saturday's game against Drake. He has been mentioned as a potential candidate for some major college football openings as well as the NFL.

A recent report from CBS Sports' Jason LaCanfora indicates that the Cleveland Browns likely will reach out to Campbell and that the 39-year-old is "very much" on the NFL's radar.

This afternoon, Campbell was asked about the ongoing NFL rumors. He shot them down.

Campbell will likely continue to have the rumors swirling around him until he either takes an NFL job or all the coaching vacancies are filled and he is still at ISU.

Iowa State's regular season finale is set for this Saturday against Drake. After that, the Cyclones are headed to a bowl game for a second-straight year.

It is only the sixth time in program history that has happened.