Just as they did in 2008, when they poached Mike Haywood from the staff of Charlie Weis, the Miami (Ohio) Redhawks tabbed a Notre Dame offensive coordinator as their next head coach, this time Chuck Martin, according to Bruce Feldman of CBS Sports.
Martin's departure is regrettable but not surprising. Almost every offensive coordinator under Brian Kelly has eventually moved on to a head coaching position, and this is just the next step in that cycle.
Kelly typically promotes from within, preferring to work with people he knows and trusts. He has his guys and he wants to stick with them; his system has always worked in the past, so why bring in some sort of outsider to adulterate things?
Here's a look at five guys that could run this offense next year.