Addazio, who went 9-4 in his first year at Temple, has ties to New Jersey dating back to hit days as a Syracuse assistant coach and spent multiple championship years with Urban Meyer as a Florida assistant.
In just one year at Temple, Addazio secured seven verbal commitments from New Jersey recruits and eight from Eastern Pennsylvania.
Pernetti told ScarletReport.com yesterday that ideal targets are current college football coaches with the goal of hiring a replacement by Feb. 1 because of National Signing Day.
All three targets come from backgrounds as offensive coaches, along with interim head coach Kyle Flood and assistant Frank Cignetti.
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