Breaking: David Cutcliffe Meeting With Tennessee AD About Coaching Job

William RamseyContributor IIJanuary 14, 2010

DURHAM, NC - SEPTEMBER 13:  Head coach David Cutcliffe of the Duke Blue Devils talks to his defense against the Navy Midshipmen during the game at Wallace Wade Stadium on September 13, 2008 in Durham, North Carolina.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
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David Cutcliffe may be making a return trip to Knoxville to become the next head coach at Tennessee.  This being reported in Knoxville as AD Mike Hamilton is set to meet with Cutcliffe later this evening concerning the vacancy left by Lane Kiffin on Tuesday.

Cutcliffe has reportedly spoken to Duke AD Kevin White already today to inform him of the meeting between himself and Hamilton.

As many Vol fans know, Cutcliffe took his name out of the running for the head coaching job at Tennessee last year.  He stated that his reason was out of respect for outgoing coach Phillip Fulmer, a longtime friend and colleague.

Reportedly, there is no offer on the table just yet but one is expected and we will see if this story develops any further.