This one surprised me a bit, but according to ESPN's Joe Schad via Twitter, Tulane is considering Michael Haywood as a candidate for its next football coach.
Now, it's no shock to me that Haywood is getting an opportunity to be a head coach again. But I am surprised that it's happening so soon.
I did think Haywood would eventually get another shot because of the lack of clarity about what really went down with the woman involved, but I expected it to be more of a 'work your way up' situation where he'd start out as an assistant and gradually move up the the food chain.
This isn't a guarantee and just how strong of a candidate he is isn't known at this point. But just the fact that he's getting consideration for a Division I job already.
Tulane blog Fear the Wave asks the obvious question:
I gotta ask. Are you kidding me?