It took just a few hours for someone to reach out to Louisville defensive coordinator Todd Grantham to get his comments Sports Illustrated’s report. Thayer Evans and Pete Thamel’s report claims that there is “significant friction” between Grantham and Petrino. They also claim that Petrino would have already gotten rid of his defensive coordinator it it wasn’t for his lucrative contract. Their report cites “sources with ties to the program.”
Pete Roussell of CoachingSearch.com caught up with Grantham on Monday evening to get his take on the situation. Grantham says the report was a “total shock” to him and laughed it off. Here is the audio of the interview between Roussell and Grantham.