Report: Former FSU Coach Taggart "Strong Candidate" At FAU

Former Florida State head coach Willie Taggart has emerged as a "strong candidate" to become the next head coach at FAU, Football Scoop reports.

Taggart was 9-12 at Florida State before his firing following FSU's 27-10 loss to the Miami Hurricanes. FAU is 10-3 this year, and will be replacing former head coach Lane Kiffin, who left to take over Ole Miss.