UCLA Team Report Dec 4, 2013
Steve Sarkisian says he is heading home to coach USC after five years at Washington. Will Jim Mora head home too and take over the Huskies' job?
Mora, a Washington alum, was a walk-on quarterback with the Huskies. In 2006 while coaching the Atlanta Falcons, Mora stoked controversy by saying he would rather coach Washington.
"If that job's open," Mora said on Seattle's KJR-AM, "you'll find me at the friggin' head of the line with my resume in my hand ready to take that job."
Mora claims he was only joking during the interview with one of the co-hosts, Hugh Millen, a former teammate and college roommate at Washington. Mora later said the joke cost him his job with the Falcons.
Now it is no joking matter and Mora's name is rumored as a leading candidate to ...More