Originally written on College Football Universe  |  Last updated 12/14/12
Some of the recent changes in the coaching carousel have been somewhat of a surprise. There were not many pundits that expected former Texas Tech head coach Tommy Tuberville to leave for Cincinnati at the same position.He was asked what his initial reaction was to the phone call from Cincinnati athletic director Whit Babcock. Tuberville said, "You can tell I’m not from the state of Ohio with my accent, but I’m learning. It can be very quick... I had a great home. Lubbock, Texas and the people of west Texas are great people; they love football. Our football team played hard. Our staff did a great job of coaching. But there was something when Whit called that I thought, ‘You know, let me think about this.'" (gobearcats.com) After fired at Arkansas due to a scandal and spending a season off, Bobby Petrino has made his way back into college football as a head coach for Western Kentucky. Petrino was too risky for a hire at top tier programs, but a good grab for a Sun Belt team. If he d...
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