Charlie Strong Favorite To Land Texas Job According To Vegas Odds


Vegas has even gotten in on the craziness that involves replacing Mack Brown as head football coach at Texas.

After Nick Saban withdrew his name for consideration at Texas, the consensus on who would formally replace Brown wasn’t such a sure thing anymore.

People bet on odds all the time, and they bet on coaching changes as well.  Over at, Louisville head coach Charlie Strong is the odds on favorite to land the job at 5-2.

Today Yesterday
Charlie Strong 6-5 5-2
Art Briles 7-2 6-1
James Franklin 5-1 6-1
Gus Malzahn 7-1 9-2
Chip Kelly 8-1 N/A
Bill O’Brien 8-1 6-1
Dabo Swinney 10-1 10-1
Jim Mora Jr 10-1 10-1
David Shaw 15-1 7-2
Jimbo Fisher 20-1 15-1
Jim Harbaugh 25-1 18-1
Mike Gundy 25-1 18-1
Will Muschamp 25-1 12-1
Jon Gruden 25-1 15-1
Les Miles 30-1 20-1
Mike Tomlin 50-1 30-1

There are some interesting names on the list definitely, with Briles and Fisher having the biggest opportunity to change the college football landscape.