Greg Ward and Tom Herman named 7th best qb/coach combo in college football

Tom Herman (far left) and Greg Ward Jr. (second from right). via Getty

CFN recently ranked the top ten quarterback/head coach duos in college football. Houston’s Greg Ward Jr. and Tom Herman came in at #7 and I think they’re easily deserving of top five. Here’s the blurb on Houston from the article:

Herman is one of the hottest young head coaches in college football. In Ward, he has the ideal multi-dimensional threat to help carry out his offensive plans.

In their first season as partners, Herman and Ward helped lead the Cougars to 13 wins, an American title and a New Year’s Six bowl upset of Florida State. And the best may still be ahead in 2016, even after Ward accounted for 38 touchdowns by vexing defenses with his quick feet and his improving passing skills.

Full article here.