Coach Randy Shannon said Sunday he has received phone calls from five freshmen from other schools inquiring about transferring to UM. Though Shannon cannot mention names by NCAA rules, one, according to reports, is believed to be Florida receiver Deonte Thompson, who picked the Gators over the Hurricanes in a stunning decision last February.
Boston College running back Jeff Smith (concussion) was again a no-show at practice and has been ruled out for the Army game. "I'm not sure when he's coming back," said Jagodzinski. A medical redshirt season remains a possibility.
Seems that Clemson head coach Tommy Boy Bowden telephoned Michigan coach Lloyd Carr earlier this week to clarify comments perceived as jabs by several national media outlets.After Clemson beat Furman last weekend, Bowden told reporters: “We won. That’s not something Lloyd Carr can say,” a reference to the Wolverines’ season-opening upset loss to Appalachian State. FSU It's Time had posted his comments in "Coaches Saying Dumb Things." Tommy Boy does this a lot.