TCU football co-offensive coordinator/quarterbacks Sonny Cumbie speaks to reporters during media day at the school in Fort Worth on Tuesday, August 4, 2015. (Star-Telegram/Khampha Bouaphanh)

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Will Sonny Cumbie join the Texas staff? A Tuesday morning update

Posted December 8th, 2015


Yesterday, TCU co-offensive coordinator Sonny Cumbie was on the 40 Acres for an interview with head coach Charlie Strong.

A source close to Cumbie told the American-Statesman that Cumbie visited Texas’ campus on Monday and met with Strong about becoming Texas’ offensive coordinator. Previously, it reportedly was the second discussion between Strong and Cumbie in less than a day, as both 247Sports and Horns Digest reported that Strong was in Fort Worth on Sunday evening interviewing Cumbie.

The Statesman’s Kirk Bohls has a couple Tuesday morning updates on the probability of Cumbie becoming the Horns playcaller:


On Cumbie’s deliberation:

More on Cumbie’s deliberation:

Another possible candidate for the OC position:

Gilbert is currently the co-offensive coordinator at Tulsa – he joined the staff in December 2014. Prior to joining the Hurricanes, he coached at Bowling Green and Eastern Illinois.

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