Found October 14, 2013 on Athlon Sports:
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It’s been a while since a college football coach had a good rant.Thankfully, LSU coach Les Miles was feeling a little feisty after Saturday...

WATCH: Les Miles gives weird speech about 'hammer and nail'

Les Miles watched his LSU team win a hard-fought battle this afternoon against the Florida Gators, but he still found a way to be upset afterward. In the postgame presser, Miles was asked how he felt about this win compared to last year’s matchup (No. 4 LSU was upset 14-6) and specifically if it felt better to be “the hammer.” While the question was a rather innocent one, it...

Watch: Les Miles has deep thoughts on Columbus Day

There was a time when Columbus Day shutdown everything. Banks, mail, schools all took the day off. Back when everyone believed the story from first grade when they were first told that Christopher Columbus sailed the ocean blue in 1492…Read more →

Les Miles gives bizarre “Happy Columbus Day” speech

Sometimes you really have to wonder if LSU Tigers head coach Les Miles is from this planet.  I’ve never seen a coach give a “Happy Columbus Day” speech, let alone one as strange as this one. [YouTube]

How Les Miles celebrated Columbus Day.

One bad thing about Columbus Day being a holiday is that with many online sites taking the day off, you don't get to find out how your favorite college football personalities celebrated Columbus Day until the day after. Such is the case with LSU head football coach Les Miles, whose Columbus Day proclamation was alternating levels of awesomeness of awkwardness.  Here&...

Les Miles and life lessons

Les Miles speaking, about anything, is something like an event. People gather around. There's a build up. Les works the crowd, pacing himself until he finds the right time to deliver his quirky lines. You always come away entertained. You never leave feeling those minutes spent weren't worth it. He really ought to charge. We saw it again last Saturday after LSU beat Florida...

Les Miles brings us the best ‘happy Columbus Day’ ever (Video)

LSU football coach Les Miles is an incredibly eccentric person. On Monday, we learned that holidays like Columbus Day bring out the best in people like Miles. Prior to his scheduled press conference, Miles took a few moments to wish everyone a happy Columbus Day. Since I literally have no idea what the hell he […]

Les Miles goes off on reporter following win against Florida

After the LSU Tigers battled to a 17-6 victory over the Florida Gators, Les Miles held his post game press conference and was unpredictable, as per usual.  A reporter used a hammer and nail reference to explain LSU and Florida’s last few matchups and that set Miles off.  The Mad Hatter did not appreciate the reporter referring to the losing team as the nail and absolutely destroyed...

There is already a Les Miles "Ask me about Columbus Day" being sold on the internet.

Shirts Without Random Triangles  Well, this didn't take long. Some enterprising capitalist has taken LSU head football coach Les Miles' now-legendary Columbus Day pronouncement and turned it into a t-shirt. This "Ask me about Columbus Day" shirt is available on Skreened in assorted colors, but I suspect gold and purple will be the ones most selected...

Video: Les Miles hates your ‘hammer and nail’ post-game talk, reporter

After beating Florida, LSU coach Les Miles went on a classic Les Miles rant when a reporter compared the two programs to a "hammer and a nail."

Les Miles Sounds Off After Win Over Gators

LSU head coach Les Miles is back with another classic postgame soundbyte after the Tigers 17-6 win over #17 Florida on Saturday. After the game, a reporter referenced last year's Florida win over LSU in the swamp and asked if LSU was a 'nail to Florida's hammer'. Miles' didn't take the question lightly and fired back. Miles' Transcript: "I'...

ICYMI--From Les Miles With Love: Happy Columbus Day

God LSU Football Coach Les Miles is either intentionally or unintentionally one of the funniest college football coaches of all-time. After beating Florida and explaining the irrelevance of a "Hammer and Nail" question on Saturday, Monday at his afternoon presser, Les shared a wish that so very few ever have--- Thank you sir and we hope you had a happy and healthy one....

Les Miles has a potty mouth in post-game press conference following LSU win over Florida.

LSU head football coach Les Miles went off on a non-mama-approved language filled rant during a news conference following LSU's 17-6 win over Florida on Saturday. It happened when's Jeff Duncan tried to ask Miles a simple question. "Les, you talked about this pounding and the way you all lost the game down there last year when they were kind of the hammer...

LSU-Mississippi Preview

LSU coach Les Miles always says he wants his team playing its best at "the back end" of the season, and hopes his Tigers are on that track. For the second straight season, LSU put its back to the wall with an SEC road loss in October. And like last year, the Tigers have responded well through the middle of their schedule. Now only one SEC contest - at Mississippi on Saturday...
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