ARLINGTON, TX - JANUARY 12: The Oregon Ducks snap the ball against the Ohio State Buckeyes during the College Football Playoff National Championship Game at AT&T Stadium on January 12, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Six days after taking job, a Power 5 coach has been suspended and three players are in the hospital


Oregon strength and conditioning coach Irele Oderinde was suspended for one month without pay after three Oregon players were hospitalized following grueling workouts.

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Doug Brenner, Sam McCormick and Sam Poutasi were hospitalized with rhabdomyolysis after going through military-style workouts. Oderinde, who was hired less than a week ago, followed new Oregon coach Willie Taggart from South Florida. Long-time Oregon assistant Jim Radcliffe will assume Oderinde's duties for the next month.

The school issued a statement on the players and Oderinde:


It will be intriguing to see if this negatively affects Taggart's first recruiting class at Oregon.

(h/t The Spun)