When long-time Alabama strength coach Scott Cochran made the leap to an on-the-field coaching role at Georgia last month, the industry was shocked. The move is unusual, as most strength coaches prefer to concentrate on sculpting athletes—not necessarily coaching them. One of the country’s highest-paid and most respected strength coaches, Cochran also took a pay cut when he made the move.
From Strength and Conditioning to On-Field Coaching: Scott Cochran Breaks the Mold
For all you Alabama fans out there, the news that long-time strength and conditioning coach Scott Cochran left the Crimson Tide for Georgia came as quite a shock.