Conflicting reports are swirling about Jon Gruden turning down the Tennessee job, saying "Thanks, but no thanks." One report said that he had a contract in hand and the only snag was in reagrds to paying assistants. But now this morning the main message is that Gruden spoke to UT and told them he's not interested.
It has been absolutely hilarious living here in TN and seeing and hearing all the UT fans salivating and freaking out about Gruden coming to Knoxville. Grown, educated me haven't been able to sleep for weeks. And don't even ask about what the uneducated have been doing...You would've thought the guy was the second coming of ___________ (fill in name of best coach ever) despite the fact that the guy hasn't coached a single college game.
Here's a report from Chris Low from ESPN.com