Earlier Saturday, Brett McMurphy broke news of UCF Head Coach Scott Frost accepting the job as the new coach of Nebraska.
Source: Scott Frost has agreed to 7-year, $35 million deal with Nebraska, but in days leading up today’s AAC title game was still having some “serious cold feet & remorse.” @LarsAnderson71 previously reported contract figures
— Brett McMurphy (@Brett_McMurphy) December 2, 2017
McMurphy, who was let go by ESPN in April, was credited on an ESPN broadcast by Steve Levy as still working for the company in an awkward cluster mess.
Scott Frost will be named the next head coach of Nebraska, first reported by our own Brett McMurphy
Probably not the greatest timing with the recent layoffs by ESPN. McMurphy was impacted by the last wave of ESPN firings last spring.
McMurphy offered a simple but classic response to the comments. Flip the pages for video of the awkward on-air gaffe and McMurphy’s tweet.