Several A&M candidates emerge
Analysis: Houston's loss likely derailed Aggies' 'buddy system' for coach.
Prior to Houston's 49-28 loss to Southern Mississippi on Saturday, Sumlin was considered the leading candidate — by a long shot — to replace Sherman...
Now, Sumlin continues to earn plenty of consideration from A&M, but so do Louisville coach Charlie Strong, Alabama defensive coordinator Kirby Smart and perhaps the man who put the whooping on UH, Southern Miss's Larry Fedora, who grew up in College Station. A push for Strong, Florida's defensive coordinator in its recent heyday under Urban Meyer, is surging, multiple insiders said, based on his SEC ties.
[ Edited by Jcool on Dec 4, 2011 at 4:30 PM ]