Nebraska hires Washington State's AD...

Bill Moos.

Jeff Long had apparently been a candidate.

Mike Leach to Nebraska rumors in five, four, three, two…

Why would Long have wanted to be a candidate there I wonder?

Seems lateral at best and I would have thought Long might only leave for a Stanford type situation given his BCS role and AD awards.

There is an interesting article about this and Nebraska football. There are some parallels with Arkansas coaching dilemma, with small recruiting base and struggles under Riley.

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Some folks just like to change jobs every few years. This rule applies to most of the people I know.

Nebraska was interested in him per Nebraska beat writers

Never said it was mutual.

Maybe he’s feeling the heat also?