• From
    • To


26 results for "manny diaz"

Page of 1
  1. Shoop, Vanderbilt D turn the page

    Chris Low

    Vanderbilt finished 18th nationally last season in total defense. As the Commodores' second-year defensive coordinator, Bob Shoop, is quick to point out, that was good enough for sixth in the SEC ... or middle of the pack. "That's the reality i...

    Blog | August 30, 2012
  2. Mitchell thinks Bulldogs' 'D' will be faster

    Chris Low

    A huge part of Mississippi State's nine-win season a year ago was a defense that kept teams out of the end zone and created timely turnovers. The architect of that defense, Manny Diaz, has departed and is now heading up Texas' defense. Also gon...

    Blog | August 02, 2011
  3. Coaching 'em up: Mississippi State

    Chris Low

    On the docket today is Mississippi State. Coach: Chris Wilson Position: Defensive coordinator and defensive line. Experience: He's entering his second season on the Mississippi State staff and was co-defensive coordinator last season, assist...

    Blog | July 01, 2011
  4. Opening spring camp: Mississippi State

    Chris Low

    Schedule: Practice was supposed to start Friday, but was moved up to Thursday because of the weather. The spring game is scheduled for April 9. What's new: Chris Wilson, the co-defensive coordinator last season, takes over for Manny Diaz as the Bu...

    Blog | March 03, 2011
  5. SEC spring preview: Western Division

    Chris Low

    Mississippi State hits the practice field next Friday to kick off spring practice in the SEC, and several other teams will follow the next week. Football is back, and here's a snapshot of what to watch this spring in the Western Division: ALABA...

    Blog | February 22, 2011
  6. Five SEC heartbreakers

    Chris Low

    For every tale of love on Valentine's Day, there are also hearts breaking. The SEC has spawned its share of heartbreakers: 1. Cyrus Kouandjio: The country's No. 1 offensive tackle prospect announced live on ESPNU on national signing day that he...

    Blog | February 14, 2011
  7. Texas' new staff will have an SEC flavor

    Chris Low

    By now, we get it. Mack Brown likes what he sees in terms of the quality of coaching in the SEC. Who in the SEC hasn't the Texas head coach reached out to, talked to or tried to woo to Austin to be a part of the Longhorns' staff? Texas might...

    Blog | January 20, 2011
  8. Collins joins Mississippi State staff

    Chris Low

    Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen has filled the spot vacated by Manny Diaz's move to Texas as defensive coordinator. Geoff Collins, who was the Florida International defensive coordinator and linebackers coach this season, will be the Bulldogs' ...

    Blog | January 12, 2011
  9. Manny Diaz to Texas is official

    Chris Low

    Texas has confirmed that Manny Diaz has been hired as the Longhorns' defensive coordinator. Diaz, who did a terrific job this season at Mississippi State, said he wasn't looking to leave and that Texas was one of the few jobs that could have pulle...

    Blog | January 05, 2011
  10. Manny Diaz reportedly leaving for Texas

    Chris Low

    Mississippi State stepped up to the plate financially with the hopes of keeping Dan Mullen around as head coach. But it looks like the Bulldogs are going to lose defensive coordinator Manny Diaz to Texas.'s Bruce Feldman is reporting that...

    Blog | January 05, 2011
  11. SEC lunch links

    Chris Low

    Checking in on what's making headlines around the SEC: Mississippi State's focus defensively is keeping Ryan Mallett and the Arkansas offense from ripping off too many big plays. Joe Biddle of The Tennessean writes that Vanderbilt doesn't have ...

    Blog | November 18, 2010
  12. SEC lunch links

    Chris Low

    Cruising around the SEC on a Tuesday: Florida coach Urban Meyer refutes playing any role in the Cam Newton investigation. Kevin Scarbinsky of The Birmingham News writes that there's a serious attempt at character assassination going on with New...

    Blog | November 09, 2010
  13. SEC helmet stickers: Week 9

    Chris Low

    Now that we've put the ninth week of the season in our rear-view mirror, it's time to pass out the SEC helmet stickers: Auburn cornerback Demond Washington: The Tigers' pass defense has taken its lumps this season, but Washington had a key interce...

    Blog | October 31, 2010
  14. SEC lunch links

    Chris Low

    Taking a stroll around the SEC: Florida coach Urban Meyer says Chris Rainey is on track to play Saturday against Georgia. Tennessee fullback Kevin Cooper will sit out the South Carolina game after being suspended for academic reasons. Auburn'...

    Blog | October 28, 2010
  15. What to watch in the SEC: Week 9

    Chris Low

    Two of the best teams in the league are off this week. Alabama and LSU both take a break before getting it on next week in Baton Rouge. The top team in the league, not to mention the top team in the BCS standings, hits the road. Auburn travels to ...

    Blog | October 28, 2010
  16. What we learned in the SEC: Week 7

    Chris Low

    It's been that kind of season so far in the SEC. Just when you think everything might be starting to take shape, the next weekend rolls around and the landscape changes again. This much is for sure: We're in for one wild ride the rest of the wa...

    Blog | October 17, 2010