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    Has anyone heard mac linked to MI St. job?

    A friend of mine swears that he saw somewhere on TV that Mac was rumored to be a top choice for the Michigan State job. I can't believe it and told him so. Bottom line: We couldn't be luck enough to have Mac hired away and if MSU was looking at Mac, yesterday had to impress them.



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    Re: Has anyone heard mac linked to MI St. job?

    ...your friend is correct (I think) I haven't heard it myself, but I did hear some guys mentioning it at the grocery store this afternoon. It didn't appear to be a joke to them.



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    Re: Has anyone heard mac linked to MI St. job?

    uh.....I think that was 5 years ago.



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    Re: Has anyone heard mac linked to MI St. job?

    I don't think many Div. 1 schools would look at McCarney for a head coach position. At least not many in the BCS conferences. Possibly as a coordinator though.



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    Re: Has anyone heard mac linked to MI St. job?

    Quote Originally Posted by jperickson23 View Post
    uh.....I think that was 5 years ago.
    When we were 6-1 and #9 in the country.



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    Re: Has anyone heard mac linked to MI St. job?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyCloned View Post
    A friend of mine swears that he saw somewhere on TV that Mac was rumored to be a top choice for the Michigan State job. I can't believe it and told him so. Bottom line: We couldn't be luck enough to have Mac hired away and if MSU was looking at Mac, yesterday had to impress them.
    Michigan State has a short list but Mac is not on it



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    Re: Has anyone heard mac linked to MI St. job?

    Quote Originally Posted by Psyclone Brian View Post
    ...your friend is correct (I think) I haven't heard it myself, but I did hear some guys mentioning it at the grocery store this afternoon. It didn't appear to be a joke to them.
    Whatever floats the Spartan boat. I can see it now, after Wisconsin squashes MSU for the 5th straight time:
    Bielema to McCarney: "I've really enjoyed kicking your tail for the last five years!"



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    Re: Has anyone heard mac linked to MI St. job?

    A ton of rumors. Right now this is all we know.

    - There are some open coaching positions in college football.
    - More positions will open.
    - Dan McCarney is our head coach, today.
    - Our football team stinks.
    - Indianapolis vs. New England is very fun to watch.



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    Re: Has anyone heard mac linked to MI St. job?

    Your friend needs to get his story straight. Mac was actually being considered for Coordinator of Spin Affairs at MSU, not the head coaching position. Just wanted to clear that up.



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    Re: Has anyone heard mac linked to MI St. job?

    I've also heard that Michigan State is going to can Tom Izzo in the hopes of hiring Wayne Morgan.


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    Re: Has anyone heard mac linked to MI St. job?

    I saw it on CSTV last week, they have a weekly college football show. I think Trev Alberts is on there. Anyway, they were talking about the MSU opening and Mac was the first of three or four names they mentioned as leading candidates. Other than that one instance, I haven't heard it anywhere else.



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    Re: Has anyone heard mac linked to MI St. job?

    Quote Originally Posted by wesley_w View Post
    I saw it on CSTV last week, they have a weekly college football show. I think Trev Alberts is on there. Anyway, they were talking about the MSU opening and Mac was the first of three or four names they mentioned as leading candidates. Other than that one instance, I haven't heard it anywhere else.
    Well if it came from a guy whose network employs Trev it makes more sense. Only fools would hire that clown.



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    Re: Has anyone heard mac linked to MI St. job?

    Everyone should support this move. MAC is a great fit for MSU. Repeat that again and again.


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    Re: Has anyone heard mac linked to MI St. job?

    Quote Originally Posted by Bryceman View Post
    Everyone should support this move. MAC is a great fit for MSU. Repeat that again and again.
    And if it does happen, Pollard should get a series started with them ASAP!



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    Re: Has anyone heard mac linked to MI St. job?

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    And if it does happen, Pollard should get a series started with them ASAP!
    That is priceless.



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