Found December 09, 2011 on Gator Bytes:
Mike Shula coaching Jimmy Clausen (left) and Cam Newton (right) during training camp. (AP photo) Within 24 hours after Florida lost offensive coordinator Charlie Weis to Kansas, Gators coach Will Muschamp contacted Mike Shula about replacing him, the Gainesville Sun reported today. The Sun wrote that Muschamp and Shula have spoken about the job and that he appears to be Florida’s top target. Click here to read the story. Shula, 46, is the son of legendary Miami Dolphins coach Don Shula. Mike Shula currently works as the quarterbacks coach of the Carolina Panthers. He was Alabama’s head coach from 2003 through ’06, going 26-23, before the Crimson Tide fired him and hired Nick Saban. Shula’s first full position as an assistant coach came in 1993 when the Chicago Bears hired him as their tight ends coach. He also has worked for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1996-99, offensive coordinator), Miami Dolphins (2000-02, quarterbacks coach) and Jacksonville Jaguars (2007-10, quarterbacks coach).
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