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Predicting Some Of This Year's Biggest Coaching Moves

College football's coaching carousel hasn't really begun yet.

It's coming, though.

Several coaches at big-time coaches are fully on the hot seat midway through the season, with Nebraska's Mike Riley and Tennessee's Butch Jones likely most at-risk of losing their jobs.

What decisions are some programs going to make?

Here are some early predictions.

Nebraska: Fires Mike Riley, hires Scott Frost

You don't fire your athletic director midway through the season and pluck a known "football guy" like Bill Moos from Washington State unless you want to drastically change your football program.

Mike Riley, as nice as he is, is going to be out.

There's a thought that Scott Frost would be better off waiting for another job, and maybe he will, but it just feels like this has to happen for the Huskers. They'll throw enough money at the former star quarterback that he takes the gig.

Tennessee: Fires Butch Jones, hires Mike Norvell

The ax might be coming soon for Butch Jones, as the Vols are coming off a home loss to South Carolina and are 30-plus point underdogs against Alabama this weekend.

The Jon Gruden "grumors" are, of course, in full swirl, but it's tough to see the former NFL coach stepping into the college game.

Tennessee will go after some bigger names before eventually settling on Mike Norvell, the 36-year-old Memphis head coach who's followed up an 8-5 2016 season with a 5-1 start this year.

UCLA: Fires Jim Mora, hires Chip Kelly

It feels like the Bruins are going to make a change and if Chip Kelly is going to step back into the college football world, it might as well be somewhere out West in the Pac-12.

Colin Cowherd said a "birdie" told him it might happen.

Texas A&M: Doesn't fire Kevin Sumlin

Heading into the season, Kevin Sumlin seemed like the biggest name most at-risk of being let go at some point.

Texas A&M has rebounded from a brutal season-opening loss to UCLA, winning 5 of its last 6 games with the lone loss coming against Alabama.

Sumlin will get another year, at least.