Another name to toss into the mix:
Published: November 15. 2006 3:00AM
Browns coach: Grantham is an MSU candidate
November 15, 2006
Email this Print this Cleveland Browns head football coach Romeo Crennel confirmed that his defensive coordinator, Todd Grantham, is being considered to replace John L. Smith as Michigan State head coach.
"Todd's name has been thrown around in the Michigan State situation," Crennel told reporters. "It's not on me to say whether or not they've contacted him. It's their job. If they want to make an announcement, I'll let them do it."
Grantham was an MSU assistant under Nick Saban in 1996-98.
SPARTANS seek Mariucci's input
Former Lions coach Steve Mariucci told Fox Sports Radio Monday night that he met with MSU representatives for three hours last week -- but told them he wasn't interested.
"Most of the conversation really was regarding other candidates and how I can help them choose the right guy," Mariucci said. "I know they will. They've got quite a list put together and have done their homework.
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