Robert Griffin III Throws Out Some Ludicrous Names To Be Florida’s Head Coach

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Look, we all have our opinions on who should be the head coach for Florida next season, but ESPN analyst Robert Griffin III has taken the cake when it comes to ludicrous names.

After giving his opinion on the Paul Finebaum Show on Friday, some thought he was just messing around by saying Tim Tebow would be a great hire.

But during the Florida vs. Florida State game today, he doubled down, with a few additions. While discussing the head coach opening, Griffin mentioned Notre Dame DC Marcus Freeman and former Florida WR Ike Hilliard, who is the WR coach for the Steelers.

I don’t know who Griffin has been getting some of these names from, but to say he’s stretching, would be an understatement. I get trying to throw out some off-the-wall names to get attention, but these takes are just making him look worse.

But yea, I am sure other SEC programs would love for one of these hires to happen.

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Written by Trey Wallace

Wallace started covering the SEC in 2012, as the conference landscape was beginning to change. Prior to his time in Knoxville, Wallace worked in Nashville for The Read Optional, where he first produced content that garnered national attention. His passion for sports is evident in his work and has led him to break some of college football’s biggest stories. His social media reach and natural podcast proficiency continue to make Wallace one of SEC’s most trusted sources.


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  1. The 2 other candidates he me turned has coaching experience. Tim Tebow has NONE. What’s wrong with the names of Hillard and Freeman again? Lord knows Lane Kiffin doesn’t deserve to have his name mentioned for another job. Get a fresh face and stop with recycled good old boys…..ijs

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