I spent more than an hour Tuesday morning listening to Miami interim head coach Jeff Stoutland talking Canes in the Edgerrin James Team Meeting Room, and talk he did.

I’ll let the other sites post the quotes but we’ve got the video below, so I encourage you to take the time to watch.

I went through the entire gamut of emotions as…

POSTED BY admin AT November 30th, 2010 08:21   20 Comments

Some Jon Gruden and UM athletic-related thoughts rolling around my head as of Monday night:

… The process and premise of a coaching change honestly started about a month ago, which was right around the time Miami lost at Virginia. I’m not necessarily saying the decision to fire Randy Shannon was made then, but I believe that’s when Kirby Hocutt started putting a list…

POSTED BY admin AT November 30th, 2010 04:19   12 Comments

R&B group Timex Social Club said it best back in the day. “Look at all these rumors surroundin’ me every day. I just need some time, some time to get away from all these rumors, I can’t take it no more.”

Cane fans, take a deep breath as it’s been a topsy-turvy weekend. A lot to process right now and we’re being…

POSTED BY admin AT November 29th, 2010 08:01   17 Comments

Miami’s Kirby Hocutt has 1pm ET conference set for Sunday and according to some folks, the Jon Gruden talk has heated up over the past 12 hours. Not sure that means an announcement is forthcoming this quickly, but Gruden still looks like the leading candidate.

Word is that Gruden has been offered $3M for his services and that all current conversation revolves around…

POSTED BY admin AT November 29th, 2010 04:23   45 Comments

“Miami makes a change”

The failed tenure of Miami coach Randy Shannon goes down as one of the all-time mysteries.

On paper, he was everything “The U” could have hoped for — a ‘Cane through and through, with national title rings as both a player and assistant; a morally scrupulous man who eradicated the program’s tarnished culture and achieved the highest APR…

POSTED BY admin AT November 29th, 2010 01:52   1 Comments