Could Georgia defensive coordinator Mel Tucker be in and out of Athens in just one season?
According to USA Today’s national college football writer Dan Wolken, Tucker is a candidate for the job opening at Georgia State.
Georgia DC Mel Tucker (former Alabama DB coach) is a candidate for the Georgia State job, person with knowledge tells @USATODAYsports
— Dan Wolken (@DanWolken) November 27, 2016
Tucker is in his first year as Georgia’s defensive coordinator, after one year as Alabama’s secondary coach, helping Kirby Smart and Nick Saban win a national championship.
Tucker went 2-3 as an interim head coach for the NFL’s Jacksonville Jaguars back in 2011.