ESPN College Football

ESPN hires former coaches Mack Brown and Butch Davis for college football coverage

ESPN has two former college coaches joining its college football ranks this season. The network has added former Texas Longhorns coach Mack Brown and former Miami Hurricanes and North Carolina Tar Heels coach Butch Davis as studio analysts.

Brown will be on ABC with John Saunders and new studio analyst Danny Kanell on College Football Countdown on Saturdays at 3 p.m. ET and be part of the halftime and postgame shows for the 3:30 p.m. regional and Saturday Night Football national windows.

Davis will join of ESPN2′s studio team on Saturdays. He’ll be teamed with studio host Adnan Kirk and returning analyst Robert Smith as part of the network’s day-long coverage of college football.

Both Brown and Davis will contribute to other ESPN platforms including SportsCenter, College Football Live, ESPN Radio, ESPN.com and other programming throughout the season.

[ESPN]

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