Jerry Kill

Minnesota Coach Jerry Kill Suffers Seizure; Won't Coach Against Michigan

Minnesota coach Jerry Kill suffered a seizure on Saturday morning and won’t coach the Golden Gophers against Michigan.

Kill suffers from epilepsy and has suffered five seizures since taking over at Minnesota in 2011.

Defensive coordinator Tracy Claeys will serve as Minnesota’s coach against Michigan.


Ranking College Football's New Coaches for 2011

There were 23 college football coaching changes - which one ranked as the best?
<p> There were 23 college football coaching changes in the offseason. Athlon ranks the hires from best to worst.</p>

By Mitch Light (@AthlonMitch on Twitter)

The carousel was quite active in the offseason, with 23 coaching positions — 19.2 percent of all FBS schools — changing hands. And not only was the amount of turnover high, but there are some major programs under new leadership — Florida, Miami (Fla.) and Michigan. The following is our take on the new coaches for 2011 — with a new twist. This year, we’ve ranked the hires from best to worst.