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  1. Is Coach Mark Whipple on the Hot Seat?

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    THS
    32/100
    Last Game: Did not play in a Bowl Game
    Win Expectations: 7.4 | Record: 4-8
    (61-62) with Massachusetts • (10.0 Seasons)
    (133-95) Career Coaching Record • (21.00 Seasons)
    Grading Massachusetts Football
    2013
    D+
    1-11
    2014
    C
    3-9
    2015
    C
    3-9
    2016
    F
    2-10
    2017
    C-
    4-8
    Mark Whipple Coaching Résumé
    2016 Massachusetts Season 2-10
    2015 Massachusetts Season 3 - 9
    2014 Massachusetts Season 3 - 9
    2013 Cleveland Browns (QB Coach) 4-12
    2012 Cleveland Browns (QB Coach) 5-11
  2. Why did Paul Haynes get Fired from Kent State?

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    THS
    34/100
    Last Game: L 24-14 Akron
    Win Expectations: 5.6 | Record: 2-10
    (14-45) with Kent State • (5.0 Seasons)
    (14-45) Career Coaching Record • (5.00 Seasons)
    Grading Kent State Football
    2013
    B-
    4-8
    2014
    C-
    2-9
    2015
    C+
    3-9
    2016
    C
    3-9
    2017
    C-
    2-10
    Paul Haynes Coaching Résumé
    2016 Kent State Season 3-9
    2015 Kent State Season 3-9
    2014 Kent State Season 2-9
    2013 Kent State Season 4 - 8
    2012 Arkansas (DC/DB) 8-5
  3. Sean Lewis’s Coaching Tree and History

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    THS
    34/100
    Last Game: Did not play in a Bowl Game
    Win Expectations: 5.6 | Record: 2-10
    (0-0) with Kent State • (0.0 Seasons) | .000%
    (0-0) Career Coaching Record • (1.00 Seasons) | .000%
    Grading Kent State Football
    2013
    B-
    4-8
    2014
    C-
    2-9
    2015
    C+
    3-9
    2016
    C
    3-9
    2017
    F
    2-10
    Sean Lewis Coaching Résumé
    2016 Syracuse (QB/O-Cord) 4-8
    2015 Bowling Green (QB/O-Cord) 10-3
    2014 Bowling Green (WR Coach) 8-6
    2013 Eastern Illinois (IR/TE Coach) 12-2
    2012 Eastern Illinois (IR/TE Coach) 7-5
  4. Is Coach Terry Bowden on the Hot Seat?

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    THS
    56/100
    Last Game: L 3-50 Florida Atlantic (10–3) in the Cheribundi Tart Cherry Boca Raton Bowl
    Win Expectations: 7.7 | Record: 7-7
    (31-44) with Akron • (6.0 Seasons)
    (171-106) Career Coaching Record • (24.50 Seasons)
    Grading Akron Football
    2013
    B
    5-7
    2014
    B-
    5-7
    2015
    A-
    8-5
    2016
    C-
    5-7
    2017
    C+
    7-7
    Terry Bowden Coaching Résumé
    2016 Akron Season 5-7
    2015 Akron Season 8 - 5
    2014 Akron Season 5-7
    2013 Akron Season 5 - 7
    2012 Akron Season 1 - 11
  5. Is Coach Chris Creighton on the Hot Seat?

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    THS
    57/100
    Last Game: Did not play in a Bowl Game
    Win Expectations: 7.4 | Record: 5-7
    (15-34) with Eastern Michigan • (4.0 Seasons)
    (154-80) Career Coaching Record • (23.00 Seasons)
    Grading Eastern Michigan Football
    2013
    D+
    2-10
    2014
    C+
    2-10
    2015
    C-
    1-11
    2016
    A
    7-6
    2017
    C-
    5-7
    Chris Creighton Coaching Résumé
    2016 Eastern Michigan Season 7-6
    2015 Eastern Michigan Season 1-11
    2014 Eastern Michigan Season 2-10
    2013 Drake Season 6-5
    2012 Drake Season 8-3
  6. Is Coach Mike Neu on the Hot Seat?

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    THS
    57/100
    Last Game: Did not play in a Bowl Game
    Win Expectations: 2.0 | Record: 2-10
    (6-18) with Ball State • (2.0 Seasons)
    (6-18) Career Coaching Record • (3.00 Seasons)
    Grading Ball State Football
    2013
    A
    10-3
    2014
    D
    5-7
    2015
    F
    3-9
    2016
    B+
    4-8
    2017
    C+
    2-10
    Mike Neu Coaching Résumé
    2016 Ball State Season 4 - 8
    2015 New Orleans Saints QB Coach (7-9)
    2014 Ball State Season 5-7
    2013 Tulane QB Coach (7-6)
    2013 Tulane QB Coach (2-10)
  7. Terry Bowden’s Coaching Tree and History

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    THS
    59/100
    Last Game: L 45-28 Toledo (MAC Championship)
    Win Expectations: 7.7 | Record: 7-6
    (31-43) with Akron • (6.0 Seasons) | 0.419%
    (171-105) Career Coaching Record • (23.50 Seasons) | 0.615%
    Grading Akron Football
    2013
    B
    5-7
    2014
    B-
    5-7
    2015
    A-
    8-5
    2016
    C-
    5-7
    2017
    C+
    7-6
    Terry Bowden Coaching Résumé
    2016 Akron Season 5-7
    2015 Akron Season 8 - 5
    2014 Akron Season 5-7
    2013 Akron Season 5 - 7
    2012 Akron Season 1 - 11
  8. Is Coach Mike Jinks on the Hot Seat?

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    THS
    61/100
    Last Game: Did not play in a Bowl Game
    Win Expectations: 2.5 | Record: 2-10
    (6-18) with Bowling Green State • (2.0 Seasons)
    (6-18) Career Coaching Record • (3.00 Seasons)
    Grading Bowling Green State Football
    2013
    B
    10-3
    2014
    B-
    8-6
    2015
    A-
    10-4
    2016
    B-
    4-8
    2017
    C+
    2-10
    Mike Jinks Coaching Résumé
    2016 Bowling Green State Season 4-8
    2015 Texas Tech (AHC/RBs) 7-6
    2014 Texas Tech (AHC/RBs) 4-8
    2013 Texas Tech (AHC/RBs) 8-5
    2012 Steele HS in TX 15-1 #90
  9. Chuck Martin’s Coaching Tree and History

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    THS
    64/100
    Last Game: Did not play in a Bowl Game
    Win Expectations: 6.1 | Record: 5-7
    (16-33) with Miami Ohio • (4.0 Seasons) | 0.327%
    (90-40) Career Coaching Record • (11.00 Seasons) | 0.692%
    Grading Miami Ohio Football
    2013
    D-
    0-12
    2014
    C+
    2-10
    2015
    B-
    3-9
    2016
    B
    6-7
    2017
    C+
    5-7
    Chuck Martin Coaching Résumé
    2016 Miami Ohio Season 6-7
    2015 Miami Ohio Season 3-9
    2014 Miami Ohio Season 2-10
    2013 Notre Dame OC/QB Coach (9-4)
    2012 Notre Dame (OC/QB) 12-2 National Runner Up
  10. Lance Leipold’s Coaching Tree and History

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    THS
    67/100
    Last Game: Did not play in a Bowl Game
    Win Expectations: 5.7 | Record: 6-6
    (13-23) with Buffalo • (3.0 Seasons) | 0.361%
    (122-29) Career Coaching Record • (12.00 Seasons) | 0.808%
    Grading Buffalo Football
    2013
    B+
    8-5
    2014
    C
    5-6
    2015
    B+
    5-7
    2016
    C-
    2-10
    2017
    B-
    6-6
    Lance Leipold Coaching Résumé
    2016 Buffalo Season 2-10
    2015 Buffalo Season 5 - 7
    2014 Wis-W D3 Nat'l Champs
    2013 Wis-W D3 Nat'l Champs
    2012 Wisconsin-Whitewater 7-3
  11. Jason Candle’s Coaching Tree and History

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    THS
    74/100
    Last Game: L 0-34 Appalachian State (8–4) in the Dollar General Bowl
    Win Expectations: 3.2 | Record: 0-12
    (21-8) with Toledo • (2.1 Seasons) | 0.724%
    (21-8) Career Coaching Record • (3.08 Seasons) | 0.724%
    Grading Toledo Football
    2013
    A
    7-5
    2014
    A
    9-4
    2015
    A+
    10-2
    2016
    A+
    9-4
    2017
    C-
    0-12
    Jason Candle Coaching Résumé
    2016 Toledo Season 9-4
    2015 Toledo Season 10-2
    2014 Toledo (OC/QB) 9 - 4
    2013 Toledo (OC/WR) 7 - 5
    2012 Toledo (OC/WR) 9 - 4
  12. Rod Carey’s Coaching Tree and History

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    THS
    78/100
    Last Game: L 14-36 Duke Blue Devils (6–6) in the Quick Lane Bowl
    Win Expectations: 6.9 | Record: 8-5
    (44-25) with Northern Illinois • (5.0 Seasons) | 0.638%
    (44-25) Career Coaching Record • (6.08 Seasons) | 0.638%
    Grading Northern Illinois Football
    2013
    A+
    12-2
    2014
    A
    11-3
    2015
    B
    8-6
    2016
    C+
    5-7
    2017
    B
    8-5
    Rod Carey Coaching Résumé
    2016 Northern Illinois Season 5-7
    2015 Northern Illinois Season 8-6
    2014 Northern Illinois Season 11-3
    2013 Northern Illinois Season 12-2
    2012 Northern Illinois Season 12-2
  13. Frank Solich’s Coaching Tree and History

    by
    THS
    81/100
    Last Game: W 41-6 UAB Blazers (8–4) in the Bahamas Bowl
    Win Expectations: 6.6 | Record: 9-4
    (98-71) with Ohio • (13.0 Seasons) | 0.580%
    (156-90) Career Coaching Record • (20.00 Seasons) | 0.634%
    Grading Ohio Football
    2013
    B-
    7-6
    2014
    C+
    6-6
    2015
    B
    8-5
    2016
    B-
    8-6
    2017
    A-
    9-4
    Frank Solich Coaching Résumé
    2016 Ohio Season 8-6
    2015 Ohio Season 8-5
    2014 Ohio Season 6-6
    2013 Ohio Season 7-6
    2012 Ohio Season 9-4
  14. John Bonamego’s Coaching Tree and History

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    THS
    83/100
    Last Game: L 14-37 Wyoming Cowboys (7–5) in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl
    Win Expectations: 5.1 | Record: 8-5
    (21-18) with Central Michigan • (3.0 Seasons) | 0.538%
    (21-18) Career Coaching Record • (4.00 Seasons) | 0.538%
    Grading Central Michigan Football
    2013
    B-
    6-6
    2014
    B-
    7-6
    2015
    A
    7-6
    2016
    B
    6-7
    2017
    A-
    8-5
    John Bonamego Coaching Résumé
    2016 Central Michigan Season 6-7
    2015 Central Michigan Season 7-6
    2014 Det Lions 11-5 Lost in WC
    2013 Detroit Lions Season 7-9
    2012 Jacksonville Jaguars 2-14
  15. Tim Lester’s Coaching Tree and History

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    THS
    86/100
    Last Game: Did not play in a Bowl Game
    Win Expectations: 6.5 | Record: 6-6
    (6-6) with Western Michigan • (1.0 Seasons) | 0.500%
    (46-29) Career Coaching Record • (8.00 Seasons) | 0.613%
    Grading Western Michigan Football
    2013
    B+
    1-11
    2014
    A
    8-5
    2015
    A+
    8-5
    2016
    A+
    13-1
    2017
    B-
    6-6
    Tim Lester Coaching Résumé
    2016 Purdue (QB Coach) 3-9
    2015 Syracuse (OC/QB Coach) 4-8
    2014 Syracuse (OC/QB Coach) 3-9
    2013 Syracuse (QB/RC) 7-6
    2012 Elmhurst Season 9-1

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MAC Coaches of the Year

2016: P.J. Fleck, Western Michigan
2015: Matt Campbell, Toledo
2014: P.J. Fleck, Western Michigan
2013: Rod Carey, Northern Illinois
2012: Darrell Hazell, Kent State
2011: Ron English, Eastern Michigan
2010: Michael Haywood, Miami (OH)
2009: Al Golden, Temple
2008: Brady Hoke, Ball State
2007: Turner Gill, Buffalo
2006: Frank Solich, Ohio
2005: Bill Cubit, Western Michigan
2004: J.D. Brookhart, Akron
2003: Terry Hoeppner, Miami (OH)
2002: Joe Novak, Northern Illinois
2001: Urban Meyer, Bowling Green State
2000: Gary Darnell, Western Michigan
1999: Bob Pruett, Marshall
1998: Bob Pruett, Marshall
1997: Gary Pinkel, Toledo
1996: Jim Grobe, Ohio
1995: Gary Pinkel, Toledo
1994: Dick Flynn, Central Michigan
1993: Paul Schudel, Ball State
1992: Gary Blackney, Bowling Green State
1991: Gary Blackney, Bowling Green State
1990: Herb Deromedi, Central Michigan
1989: Paul Schudel, Ball State
1988: Al Molde, Western Michigan
1987: Jim Harkema, Eastern Michigan
1986: Glen Mason, Kent State
1985: Dennis Stolz, Bowling Green State
1984: Dan Simrell, Toledo
1983: Bill Mallory, Northern Illinois
1982: Dennis Stolz, Bowling Green State
1981: Chuck Stobart, Toledo
1980: Herb Deromedi, Central Michigan
1979: Chuck Stobart, Toledo
1978: Dwight Wallace, Ball State
1977: Ed Chlebek, Eastern Michigan
1976: Elliot Uzelac, Western Michigan
1975: Dave McClain, Ball State
1974: Dick Crum, Miami (OH)
1973: Bill Mallory, Miami (OH)
1972: Don James, Kent State
1971: Jack Murphy, Toledo
1970: Frank Lauterbur, Toledo
1969: Frank Lauterbur, Toledo
1968: Bill Hess, Ohio
1967: Frank Lauterbur, Toledo
1966: Bill Doolittle, Western Michigan
1965: Bo Schembechler, Miami (OH)

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