According to many reports and apparently confirmed that Randy Edsall is to be let go as the Maryland head coach.
This is from Yahoo Sports and Pat Forde –
Y Sports can confirm earlier report that Maryland intends to fire Randy Edsall as its football coach. Timing TBD.
I had similar information after the WVU game that the Ohio State game (on Saturday) would be the last game for Randy and that he would be let go over the bye week. After OSU, Maryland has the week off and then plays Penn State in Baltimore on the 24th.
What I did not have was a solid source that we could go on air with and report. So we held onto the story.
Earlier today, Jeff Erman tweeted out that he had learned of the situation and that Randy was to be let go. Since I had heard this on September 29, I thought it was the same story. It probably was.
Once the story went public, it took a few hours for Yahoo Sports to confirm the rumor.
Here is how Randy Edsall spoke about his job status earlier this week. The person asking the question is Washington Post report Roman Stubbs –