New Twist in the Rich Rod Saga
Word has spread that last minute efforts by the West Virginia Administration have picked up to keep Rich Rodriquez as their coach. There were rumors flying around this morning that he had signed a deal with Alabama worth $2 million for the next 6 years. A 4pm press conference is scheduled in which Rodriquez will make his decision official.
Update: Rich Rod has flip flopped more than John Kerry in the 2004 election, but ESPN News and WBOY-TV in Clarksburg, WV are reporting that he will be staying.
3:26 ET Update- From the AP TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - West Virginia coach Rich Rodriguez had decided to stay with the Mountaineers, according to Alabama athletic director Mal Moore. (RJ)