Mel Tucker’s championship aura is fading faster than a falling star:
Mel Tucker was hailed by Spartan fans like a shooting star flying across the sky after posting an 11-2 record in 2021. That star burned brightly for a while, but like all falling stars, his flame has essentially faded into nothingness.
Coach Prime’s script should be required reading for Mel Tucker
No coach in modern football history has taken on a bigger rebuilding project than Coach Prime (aka Prime Time and/or Deion Sanders) yet he is already writing an impressive script.
Mel Tucker’s problems are mounting, but does he know how to fix them?
Note: this is another in a series of articles attempting to assess and define the Mel Tucker coaching administration. Just yesterday, 3 Spartan players opted into the Transfer Portal including starting QB, Payton Thorne; 4-Star WR, Keon Coleman and CB, Charles Brantley. And if we dial back the calendar to…
Spartan football remains a mystery!
If Mel Tucker wanted to hide his hand and not reveal much about his football team during spring practice, then he was successful. He curiously opted for two hours of “practice drills” which was gratuitously advertised as “Spring Football Kickoff”. I said gratuitously because there was no Kickoff and there was no game!
Someway, somehow, Mel Tucker needs a winning Big Ten season
The Spartan Spring Game is Saturday, April 15, and it marks the official start of the 2023 season but more importantly it marks a season of reckoning for Mel Tucker.
Coach Prime is a “prime benchmark” for Mel Tucker!
Coach Prime vs Coach Tucker. You be the judge.
Mel Tucker stays the course and keeps his Offensive Coordinators…but why?
What do they say about doing the same thing over and over and expecting a better result?
Georgia’s Championship is stark reminder; Spartan Football is light years from the Promised Land.
Mel Tucker has steadfastly refused to change assistant coaches, which means he intends to “do the same thing” with “the same coaches” and expect a better result. That is not only the definition of “insanity”….it’s also crazy…
We were told Mel Tucker could recruit…but when will we see the results?
Mel Tucker’s breakout, 11-2 campaign in 2021 was done mostly with recruits acquired compliments of Mark Dantonio. Coach D left the shelves fairly well stocked because, forming the backdrop of an 11-2 season. After most of those players moved on, Mel Tucker quickly lost his footing.
Mel Tucker may not be the $95 Million answer.
We are discovering Mel Tucker may not be the coaching Guru we were led to believe.