Originally posted on Eagle in Atlanta  |  Last updated 11/5/12
One name that has been repeatedly mentioned as a potential Spaz replacement is Notre Dame Defensive Coordinator Bob Diaco. BC will get a first hand look at the candidate this week. I like Diaco and think has many of the qualities we should look for in a new coach.Relentless RecruiterWe can debate the quality of our current roster but our ability to land key recruits is embarrassing. Every year we target a few key players and rarely get them to even consider BC. That won't be a problem with Diaco. He's one of Kelly's ace recruiters and on more than one occasion has been the salesman who helped flip a star player to Notre Dame. Notre Dame's talent is often overrated, but I think most experts agree that their front seven on Defense is elite and as good as any in the country. Diaco played a key role in bringing most of those guys in.Understands a school like BCFit is always important when hiring a new coach. I don't think we need a BC grad nor someone who has worked here before, but we ...
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