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The LSU Tigers ended any talk surrounding their head coach Les Miles leaving the program after they offered him a raise and added years to his contract, reports USA Today.
"I can tell you that I very much respect those Razorbacks, but I'm an LSU head coach and wil be an LSU head coach for as long as I can be," he said. "We've done some special things here, and it's nice that the administration, Joe Alleva, Chancellor (William) Jenkins recognize that and say, 'Coach, we want you to be here.' Seven years is a long tenure. I'm fortunate to have that commitment from a great institution and great school as LSU. I have to be real honest with you. What I want to do is win championships here ... and do it
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