Mike Leach Jokes He Avoided a Coup While a Candidate For Tennessee Job

Not many coaches have a way with words like Mississippi State’s Mike Leach.
Check out his answer today when he was asked about being a candidate for the Tennessee head coaching job a few years ago.

Said Leach:”I talked to Tennessee, but that thing never. Well nothing ever got nailed down, and then pretty soon they had a coup d’etat there. (laughter) You know you guys can sort that among yourselves. I didn’t end up in the middle of the coup, so lucky for me.”

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