49ers' Anthony Davis burns former coach Greg Schiano on Twitter

By John Breech | CBSSports.com

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Anthony Davis signed his second NFL contract on Friday, something Greg Schiano didn't think would happen. (USATSI)

It hasn't exactly been a banner week for Rutgers athletics.

Men's basketball coach Mike Rice was fired on Wednesday, two days after a video surfaced of him physically and verbally abusing his players. Rice's termination was followed up on Friday by the resignation of Scarlet Knight athletic director Tim Pernetti.

Now former Rutgers football player Anthony Davis is taking shots at former college coach and current Tampa Bay coach Greg Schiano. The 49ers right tackle signed a five-year, $37 million extension with the team on Friday and as soon as the ink was dry, Davis took to Twitter to let the world know about something Schiano presumably said in the past:

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Greg Schiano allegedly didn't think Anthony Davis wouldn't sign a second NFL contract. (Twitter)

Davis' tweet didn't survive on Twitter too long though, the 49ers right tackle deleted it a few minutes after seemingly realizing that it was causing a Twitter firestorm.

Is there a rift between Schiano and Davis? Only Schiano and Davis know for sure, but this isn't the first time Davis has tweeted about his former college coach. In mid-March, Davis sent out a tweet using a few words that we're not allowed to publish here, but you can see exactly what those words are by clicking here.

Davis spent three seasons at Rutgers (2007-09) under Schiano, but left a year early after declaring for the NFL Draft following his junior year.

Now that Davis has made it to that second contract -- one contract further than Schiano thought he would make it -- it sounds like he's ready to start spending the money:

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