That fact that rumors are spreading about Bill O’Brien being offered jobs by NFL teams shouldn’t be very surprising.
He has an NFL coaching pedigree and has proven success as an assistant under Bill Belichick, and now O'Brien is showing what he can do as a head coach.
What is surprising, though, is how soon these rumors are spreading.
I mean, the guy hasn’t even finished his first season as a head coach, and he's considered one of the top prospects for new head coaching jobs in the pros.
So let’s slow down a bit as we let the final bits of dust settle from everything that Penn State has gone through over the past year.
The reality is that O’Brien won’t be coaching in the NFL next year, and here is why.