As the rumors swirled early last season about the uncertain future of Maryland football coach Randy Edsall, one name seemed to be mentioned as much as any about being his possible successor.
It wasn't DJ Durkin, then in his first year as defensive coordinator at Michigan.
It was Scott Frost, then in his third year as offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at Oregon.
Even after Edsall was fired at mid-season, Frost was believed to be high on the list of those thought to have a chance of coming to College Park.
Durkin? Despite a 28-0 shutout by the Wolverines at Byrd Stadium, he didn't even seem to be an afterthought.
When Maryland and Central Florida...