According to KOB-FM in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the University of New Mexico may be hiring a new football coach, and that coach just might be former Texas Tech coach Mike Leach.
Leach was terminated by Texas Tech after an incident involving his treatment of an injured player, and he has since taken up broadcasting as a college football analyst for CBS Sports.
Leach was the winningest coach in Texas Tech history (in any sport), and the 0-3 New Mexico Lobos could sure use his guidance.
Current Lobos coach Mike Locksley has a pathetic 1-14 record with the team, and he has been suspended for some questionable off-field behavior.
The University of New Mexico has not confirmed this rumor, but a coach like Leach could help to revive their football team.
However, the Lobos should proceed with caution when hiring Leach, and here's why.