The Tampa Bay Sports Commission FSWA Media Dayswelcomes the Florida Sports Writers Association College Football Media Days to the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina on July 17-18.  Each of the 12 head football coaches in the state of Florida will be in attendance for this media exclusive event. Collectively, this group has combined for over 800 wins and 4 national championships. 

This marks the third year this event has taken place in Tampa. The coaches in attendance will be:
  • Urban Meyer, University of Florida
  • Jim Leavitt, University of South Florida
  • Randy Shannon, University of Miami
  • Bobby Bowden, Florida State  University       
  • George O'Leary, University of Central Florida                                                                                                       
  • Howard Schnellenberger, Florida Atlantic University
  • Kerwin Bell, Jacksonville University
  • Alvin Wyatt, Bethune Cookman University
  • Kelly Scott, Webber International University
  • Mario Cristobal, Florida International University
  • Kevin Clark, Edward Waters College
  • Joe Taylor, Florida A&M University

This may mark the first of two trips to Tampa this fall for both Bobby Bowden and Randy Shannon as both share hopes of returning December 6th for the 2008 ACC Football Championship.  Log on to to follow the road to Tampa Bay.

Josh Jones signing off!

Question:  Do you know which these coaches has the highest winning percentage as a head coach?