Tee Martin has left after two years on Joker Phillips staff to become the new receivers coach at USC. Here are some potential candidates to fill the opening on the Wildcats staff:
Pat Washington - East Carolina Wide Receivers Coach
- WR coach at Mississippi State in 2007 and '08, where he worked on staff with David Turner, who was the team's DL coach from 2007-09.
- WR coach at 1995-2005. Randy Sanders was on the Vols staff from 1989-2005, including seven seasons as offensive coordinator.
Gerad Parker - Marshall Wide Receivers Coach
- Spent the 2011 season on the Marshall staff along with new Kentucky DB coach Mike Cassity.
- Began his college coaching career as a graduate assistant at Kentucky after playing for the Wildcats from 2001-04.
Thomas Woods - ex-Tulane Wide Receivers Coach
- Played receiver at Tennessee from 1985-89. Randy Sanders was a QB for the Vols from 1984-88 and stayed on as an assistant with the team starting in '89.
Steve Bird - USF Program Assistant
- Worked as a graduate assistant at Tennessee in 1992 after two years as a GA at Kentucky. During his time at UK, he worked on staff with Joker Phillips and he worked with Randy Sanders durin his year at Tennessee.