Maryland puts DJ Durkin on leave amid investigation
Maryland puts DJ Durkin on leave amid investigation
UMD Places Members Of Athletic Staff On External Leave Following External Review
12 August, 2018, 06:21
McNair died two weeks later on June 13.
SC football coach Will Muschamp defended former assistant D.J. Durkin on Saturday, accusing the media of irresponsibly sharing anonymous accounts of alleged "toxic culture" inside the Maryland football program. Heatstroke was eventually determined to be the cause of his death.
In Evans's statement, the athletic director says that the school will publicly release the external review it is conducting into McNair's death. ESPN revealed the scary details surrounding McNair's death, which led Maryland to place several staffers on leave.
Dr. Rod Walters, a former college athletic trainer, has been hired by Maryland to investigate the circumstances of the death; a report is expected by September 15, The Associated Press reported.
August 3, 2018: Practice officially starts and, according to sources, the culture of bullying, led by Court, continues.
Of all the headlines a Terps fan could have seen on ESPN, "The inside story of a toxic culture at Maryland football" is just about as bad as it gets. It included excessive verbal abuse, the use of food for "punitive" measures and a strength coach throwing small weights in players' direction. If that former staffer had any guts, why didn't he put his name on it?
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Durkin sends a letter to parents of players, saying an upcoming report by ESPN.com may "prompt questions" about the program. Offensive coordinator Matt Canada will serve as interim head coach.
The university has placed multiple members of its athletic staff on leave in the wake of the article. Evans said in a statement, "I am extremely concerned by the allegations of unacceptable behaviors by members of our football staff detailed in recent media reports". We are committed to fully investigating the program.
Head football athletic trainer Wes Robinson, director of athletic training Steve Nordwall, and Rick Court, Maryland's assistant athletics director for sports performance were all placed on leave following the report.
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