January 5, 2011

ESPN: Michigan Fires Rich Rodriguez
(updated: It's Done)

Across the Big Ten conference, fans do not rejoice. Michigan has reportedly fired Rich Rodriguez. It was rumored to be just a formality that it would happen this week, but things look like it will be official today.

Rich Rodriguez unhappy
Rich Rod gave Penn State something it hadn't known for more than a decade--a football win over Michigan. In fact, he was so generous, he gave the Nittany Lions three of'em. (Photo: LBU/Mike)
From Joe Schad:
Michigan released a statement Wednesday saying athletic director Dave Brandon will discuss the state of the program at 12:30 p.m. ET. The source told Schad that Rodriguez is meeting with his staff. A players meeting is scheduled for Wednesday afternoon.
Update: It's done.

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  1. It's a said week in Penn State Football.

  2. Just got worse, Tom Bradley got the Pitt Job!!!!