FILE - in this October 21, 2017, file photo, Washington State coach Mike Leach watches from the sideline during the second half of the team's NCAA college football game against Colorado in Pullman, Wash. Former Penn State staffer Mike McQueary, from his 2015 deposition, said fellow assistant coach Tom Bradley told McQueary that Schiano was aware of a child sexual abuse incident by Sandusky.
Since the Schiano mess, Currie has reportedly pursued, and been rejected by, Mike Gundy, Jeff Brohm, David Cutliffe, Dave Doeren, Jim Bob Cooter and others.
Tennessee fired coach Butch Jones on Sunday with two games left in a regular season in which the Volunteers started ra... We first have to find a coach who wants to be at Tennessee who appreciates the unique opportunity we have to offer at this very special place at this historical time and who is driven to win at the highest level of college football. This news will disappoint the people in Fulmer's corner, though Currie's got his own Tennessee history. If he were to leave Purdue before December 5, Brohm would owe $5 million to the university, according to ESPN. Davenport would not take any questions on Currie or the coaching search. I've been a part of the University of Tennessee's athletics program when it has been at its best.
Currie was hired from Kansas State University in March.
After weeks of snubs, misses and backlash, Tennessee has reportedly moved on from its athletic director after less than a year on the job. The part-time position pays Fulmer $100,000 annually and was seen as a way to unite a fan base divided over whether Fulmer should have been chosen as athletic director.