"But hey, money talks", Prescott said.
He left Florida to become the head coach at Mississippi State in 2009, where he built a consistent victor, posting a school-record three seasons with at least nine wins. One of four players in FBS history and the second player in SEC history (Tim Tebow) to throw for 70 touchdowns and rush for 40 touchdowns in a career.
The Bulldogs are 8-4 overall and 4-4 in the SEC this season.
Tennessee Fans in Uproar Over Reports School Is Hiring Greg Schiano
Ohio State ranked No. 3 in scoring defense last season with Schiano as co-coordinator and is No. 8 in total defense this year. It appears the Tennessee Volunteers have made a decision on who will be their next Head Coach.
He was named the first-team All-SEC quarterback in both 2014 and 2015. He also worked at Florida previously as an assistant during the extremely successful Urban Meyer era. Mississippi State will play in a bowl game for the eighth straight season.
He reunites with former Mississippi State Athletic Director Scott Stricklin, who now leads the Department of Athletics at the University of Florida.
Former Gators coach Jim McElwain was sacked in late October after the team was beaten by Georgia.
Army jawan found dead in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian
A resident of Sazan village of Shopian, he left his home in his auto on Friday evening, minutes after receiving a phone call. The police have initiated investigation into the murder and the hunt for the unidentified gunmen is on, officials said.
If it turns out Florida settles for one New Hampshire native, Dan Mullen, as its next head football coach after another one, Chip Kelly, chose to bolt for UCLA, that's a pretty good consolation prize. Kelly reportedly interviewed for the Florida job a week ago but it's unclear if he ever had a formal offer from the Gators. Florida finished its season 4-7 after Saturday's 38-22 loss to Florida State.
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Facebook tool informs users who 'liked' Russian fake news pages
Facebook has confirmed that 29 million Americans saw Russian propaganda content on their newsfeed, while 126 million shared posts. The platform is now acknowledging that Russian Federation may have used its platform to influence the USA elections.