Miller & Deace: Husker Fail, Iowa Hoops Salute

December 4, 2014

Written by Jon Miller

In this installment of the Miller & Deace podcast, the duo leads off with an in depth discussion of Nebraska’s recent hiring of Mike Riley.  To say Deace was less than impressed is an understatement.  Here are some of his quotes on the hire:

“I thought it was a disastrous hire.  Dumpster fire, hot mess.  Epic fail.  Disaster.  In fact this might be, on the surface and sight unseen, the worst major college coaching decision I can think of in recent memory…It makes no sense.  You are taking about a guy whose rushing offenses have ranked in the hundreds the last few years in college football. He didn’t build the program there, Dennis Erickson did.  It was not good when he was there before.”

All that in the first 60 seconds of Deace opening his mouth in this 40 minute podcast.  They also talked about Iowa’s huge win against North Carolina, plus picks for the major conference title games as well as some Bret Bielema talk and why there won’t be another Kirk Ferentz at Iowa, but not for the reasons you might think.

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