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Mark Snyder (Texas A&M Defensive Coordinator)

Discussion in 'College Football' started by jimotis4heisman, Mar 12, 2005.


  2. Jaxbuck

    Jaxbuck I hate tsun ‘18 Fantasy Baseball Champ

    Coaches are always so forthright and reavealing on this topic aren't they? :(

    Untill MU hires a coach not named Snyder I will remain concerned.
  3. daddyphatsacs

    daddyphatsacs Let the cards fall...

    Judging from his comments Snyder was basically stating that he would listen to an offer from Marshall. Not that I blame him for looking into the opportunity to move up, but it always is concerning when comments are as broad as his were.
  4. Buckeyefan_6

    Buckeyefan_6 Lurker

    I hope he doesn't go right now - as this year looks promising, but what if Snyder did get offered and took the job? I know it’s basically speculation at this point, but who would be on our list to replace him? <O:p</O:p


    Btw I couldn't blame him for going.<O:p</O:p
    Last edited: Mar 12, 2005
  5. jrandosu

    jrandosu Newbie

    Tucker maybe even Pepper J.
  6. herd4snyder

    herd4snyder Newbie

    Snyder questions from Herd Country

    What states has he recruited while at Ohio St., and what players has he been responsible for bringing to Ohio St.?

    Thanks in advance for any info.

    And beat the pulp out of Miami of Ohio!!
  7. osugrad21

    osugrad21 Capo Regime Staff Member

    I had to check with some folks since the staff has been through so many changes thanks to EdgeBuck.

    Snyder handles south Florida
  8. buckeyeboy

    buckeyeboy Still fortitudinous

    I agree that Snyder's comments don't look all that promising for Buckeye Nation. However, while it's true that it was his first year as D coordinator last year, I must say that I wasn't all that impressed with his decisions at times. That being said, I think it would hurt us to have to replace him this far into the offseason -- it seems that with a coaching position as crucial as D coordinator, you'd like to know your coach was going to leave at the end of the season so you could better plan for how you will respond.


    Mark Snyder

    :osu: Mark Snyder
    I hope he does come to Marshall for the job. I like him.
    He would be good for Marshall. Mark is the best one out of all
    of them. I pick Mark Snyder. I can just hope they hire him.
  10. exhawg

    exhawg Mirror Guy Staff Member

    I heard through the grapevine that Marshall is going to stick with the coach that they have right now at least for this season. If that doesn't work out Snyder will be their coach after this coming season. Pruett planned his retirement so that Marshall would have no choice but to hire his guy. Hopefully that will give JT a chance to plan for Snyder leaving.
  11. Zurp

    Zurp I have misplaced my pants.

    Seems to me that Marshall needs to hire someone "in-house," at least for the one season. I'd imagine that if they went after an outside prospect, the transition time may be too much, and he won't be much of a part of spring practice.

    I agree - if Marshall wants Snyder, they'll get one of their assistants to be HC for one year and hire Snyder in November or December.
  12. OSUBasketballJunkie

    OSUBasketballJunkie Never Forget 31-0

    That makes sense, I also thought that to keep recruiting going and the fact spring practice just started, I felt they would stay with the current coach through the season at the least.
  13. osugrad21

    osugrad21 Capo Regime Staff Member

    Need to edit my own information from earlier...

  14. CleveBucks

    CleveBucks Serenity now

    Tucker handled Georgia before he left, I believe.
  15. sm00r

    sm00r Sarcosanct Cogitator

    John "Doc" Holliday to coach Marshall?

    April 6,2005
    Mitch Vingle: A Holliday visit to Huntington

    And some notes and quotes from Mountaineer camp

    MORGANTOWN — Scoop from Huntington to Morgantown, but not one point in between:

    As the Gazette first reported, Hurricane native John “Doc’’ Holliday, now an assistant to Urban Meyer at Florida, interviewed for the open Marshall football job on Tuesday.
    Sources say Holliday flew to Huntington from Gainesville and met with MU interim president Michael Farrell, athletic director Bob “Kayo’’ Marcum, the school’s Board of Trustees and lawyers before returning home.

    Holliday is expected to be the last candidate brought in by the MU higher-ups. Interim coach Larry Kueck has yet to be interviewed. Ohio State assistant Mark Snyder is also in the mix.

    <!--EZCODE BOLD START-->The rumor is the job is Holliday’s to turn down. And there’s little to indicate that rumor incorrect.<!--EZCODE BOLD END-->

    Farrell acknowledged on Tuesday he interviewed a candidate and said he expects a decision within 10 days.

    If Holliday is offered the job and accepts, a formal announcement isn’t expected until after Florida’s Orange and Blue spring game this Saturday.

    West Virginia’s football coaching staff is hoping for some very good news in June.
    During this past recruiting cycle, one area of need for the Mountaineers was linebacker. WVU signed in-state players Zac Cooper and Reed Williams as well as Steve Weedon from Maryland.

    But the knockout signing at the position was a late one from Johnny Holmes of Rockledge, Fla. Holmes received offers from schools like Florida and Tennessee after being named Brevard County’s defensive player of the year. When his academic status was in doubt, however, the SEC schools had to back off. WVU rolled the dice and signed him. And may get a nice payoff.

    “We signed him with the idea he’d be a [Prop 48 recruit],’’ said Mountaineer recruiting coordinator Herb Hand. “But he may make it.’’

    Hand said Holmes fared better on his SAT than expected. The coaches will find out if the player qualifies in June.

    While touching upon recruiting, University High linebacker/fullback Cory Jackson has received a scholarship offer from ex-Pitt coach Walt Harris, now the man at Stanford.
    Michigan State, Purdue, Maryland, Pitt, Ohio State and WVU have been in touch, but Harris was the first to pull the trigger.
    Last edited: Apr 7, 2005

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