Joe Gilbert has left the UAB staff for a job with the Indianapolis Colts. Here are some potential candidates to fill his spot as OC as well as offensive line coach:
Jeff Brohm - UAB Quarterbacks Coach
- Has one year of coordinator experience at Louisville in 2008. If promoted to OC, the Garrick McGee will still have to hire an offensive line coach. Some of the following candidates would be best as just an OL coach while a couple could potentially fill the OC position as well.
Rob Boras - ex-Jacksonville Jaguars Tight Ends Coach
- Offensive coordinator at UNLV from 2001-03. Garrick McGee was the WR coach at UNLV in '03.
Ron Hudson - UMass Offensive Line Coach
- TE coach at UTEP in 2001 and '02, where he worked on staff with Reggie Johnson.
Adam Cushing - Northwestern Offensive Line Coach
- Has been on staff at Northwestern since 2005. Garrick McGee was the WR coach for the Wildcats from 2004-07, including two years as offensive coordinator.