Poll: Should UT fire Athletic Director John Currie?

Johnson City Press • Nov 27, 2017 at 2:54 PM

Tennessee athletic director John Currie defended Monday his search for a new head football the courting of Greg Schiano one day after negotiations broke down amid a public backlash. The school and Schiano were close to an agreement Sunday before the deal fell apart after a protest on campus and complaints on social media from fans, state representatives and gubernatorial candidates.

Their complaints stemmed from Schiano’s background as an assistant at Penn State during Jerry Sandusky’s tenure as the Nittany Lions’ defensive coordinator. Sandusky is serving 30 to 60 years in prison for his conviction on 45 counts of sexual abuse.

So tell us what you think: Should Currie still have a job? Click an answer below to share your opinion and see the results.


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