Best Assistant Coach: Hal Mumme, SMU. One of the pioneers of the spread offense has wandered through the coaching ranks. Now he’s alongside kindred spirit June Jones, which should be fascinating – if Mumme can take orders. He’s a know-it-all type accustomed to being the guy in charge.
AAC at a glance
Yahoo! Sports expert Pat Forde breaks down everything you need to know for this football season about the newly formed American Athletic Conference.