Corridor of Famer Ed Reed expressed his displeasure with the best way negotiations between him and the US have gone Bethune Cookman Soccer Program.
Reed was chosen because the Wildcats’ subsequent head coach on Dec. 27, however the former NFL defensive again introduced on Saturday that the college had determined to not ratify his contract.
However earlier this week, Reed shared that two different HBCU soccer applications have been providing him teaching jobs amid his troubles with the BCU.
Throughout an look Monday on the present “Roland Martin Unfiltered,” Reed was requested if different HBCU applications had contacted him about head teaching alternatives. The 44-year-old responded by revealing he turned down a proposal from Jackson State.
“I turned down Jackson State’s project to be right here, Roland,” Reed stated. “Prime known as me. Deion Sanders known as me himself, man.”
If Reed’s testimony is true, it challenges the general public announcement by Sanders and Jackson State that the Tigers’ subsequent head coach could be TC Taylor. Taylor served because the offensive coordinator and huge receivers coach beneath Sanders at Jackson State.
“My advice goes to TC (Taylor); they know the way I really feel about TC,” Sanders stated after the Tigers’ win over Southern within the SWAC title recreation whereas seated subsequent to JSU athletic director Ashley Robinson.
“I would like TC and a few of the workers to remain right here. However that is mine – I might wish to have somebody in the home as a result of I do not actually know the right way to act when somebody is available in from outdoors the home to grasp how we work. And the way we get down. That is my advice, so let’s clap for TC.
Sanders practiced his final recreation at Jackson State on the Celebration Bowl in December. He was later formally appointed as the top coach of the Colorado Buffaloes soccer program.
A consultant for Reed was with him through the efficiency and defined that the Baltimore Ravens legend had obtained different provides, after which Reed interrupted and talked about him Grumbling state soccer program.
Reed has come beneath fireplace in current weeks after posting a video complaining about campus circumstances and an absence of cleanliness in his workplace. throughout one Instagram dwellReed commented on the quantity of trash he noticed on the positioning.
“I am going out right here with the soccer crew and selecting up trash. I ought to go, I do not actually have a contract!” he was heard saying within the clip.
A handful of Bethune-Cookman soccer gamers have began a petition to reinstate Reed as their head coach.
“We firmly imagine that the abrupt dismissal of our newly employed head coach, Ed Reed, is unfair not solely to the scholar athletes however to all the BCU household and neighborhood and is inconsistent with our founder’s legacy,” the gamers stated in a single assertion on the petition.
Former BCU head coach Terry Sims was relieved of his duties in late November after profitable 2-9 in consecutive seasons.