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Photo: Jon Gruden Wanted To Be The Head Coach At Michigan When He Was In College

The Michigan football program might soon be looking for a head coach. Brady Hoke is on the hot seat and there very well could be a new man strolling the sideline in Ann Arbor, Mich. next fall. 

Who will that next head coach be? Many have pointed to Jim or John Harbaugh, or LSU's Les Miles. What about Jon Gruden? 

According to a former Dayton football media guide - Gruden was a quarterback for the Flyers - the ESPN NFL analyst and Super Bowl-winning coach wanted to be the head coach of the Michigan football team when he was in college. 

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This is from an old University of Dayton football media guide @mgoblog@AceAnbender@Misopogonpic.twitter.com/si400kQZVs

— Dan Whitaker (@DanWhitaker_SID) October 9, 2014

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This is from an old University of Dayton football media guide @mgoblog@AceAnbender@Misopogonpic.twitter.com/si400kQZVs

— Dan Whitaker (@DanWhitaker_SID) October 9, 2014

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— Dan Whitaker (@DanWhitaker_UD) October 9, 2014

Gruden has spent time in the college ranks, having been a graduate assistant at Tennessee, a passing game coordinator at Southeast Missouri State, and the wide receivers coach at Pacific and Pittsburgh. His personality is one that would likely play very well while recruiting top high school players.