All quiet on search for UW’s new football coach

One word to describe the search for a new football coach at the University of Wyoming — quiet.

Jeff Tedford

Jeff Tedford

Former California coach Jeff Tedford emerged as a candidate earlier this week, but there is no word on the progress or interest between Tedford and UW. Numerous phone messages left for Tedford by WyoSports have not been returned.

Ted Gilmore

Ted Gilmore

A source told WyoSports that former UW player and assistant coach Ted Gilmore expects to get an interview, but that has not happened yet. Gilmore is the receivers coach for the NFL’s Oakland Raiders, and also has been an assistant coach at the college level at Kansas, Houston, Purdue, Nebraska, Colorado and USC.

Gilmore drew interest from UW after it fired Joe Glenn after the 2008 season.

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