Saturday, January 28, 2012

Welcome to the Fallout: Barry Switzer and T. Boone Pickens, Bret Bielema, Kellen Moore, and more.

(Welcome to the Fallout is the SWRT off-season weekend wrap-up of college football related news.)

We're strange allies with warring hearts. 
Dave Sittler speculates on the level of ecstasy that former Oklahoma coaching legend Barry Switzer and billionaire Oklahoma State sugar daddy T. Boone Pickens are in following the Texas board of regent's approval of a four-year extension of embattled Longhorns head football coach Mack Brown. Pickens and Switzer mocked Texas' on-the-field troubles last season. (The Tulsa World)

Let's Stay Together.
Wisconsin gives head football coach Bret Bielema a contract extension through 2016. (

Seven the Hard Way.
It may take a seven-win season for Texas Tech head football coach Tommy Tuberville to keep his job in Lubbock. (The Dallas Morning News)

Moore Love. 
Minnesota Vikings and Bill Musgrave has some positive things to say about former Boise State quarterback Kellen Moore. (The Idaho Statesman)

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I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For.
Boise State has been looking for a opponent for a possible 13th game in the 2012 season. (The Idaho Statesman)

Thieves in the Temple?
Rutgers is reportedly interested in Temple head football coach Steve Addazio to replace the recently departed Greg Schiano. Somewhere, Spencer Hall is laughing ecstatically.  (The Philadelphia Inquirer)

New Kid in Town.
John E. Hoover has a sit-down with new Oklahoma linebackers coach Tim Kish. (The Tulsa World)

Setting a play-date. 
BYU and ECU will play a home-at-home series in 2017 and 2018. (Chuck

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