Originally written on Bloguin Best  |  Last updated 12/12/12
When you think Texas Tech you think crazy passing numbers, amazing offenses, and probably what happened with Mike Leach, right? Well, the Red Raiders decided to take a trip into the way back machine to hire one of it's all-time greats, Kliff Kingsbury, as their next head coach in a hope to repeat those memories. Kingsbury replaces the departed Tommy Tuberville, who shocked the college football world by bolting from the Big 12 school to the Big East's Cincinnati Bearcats. Kingsbury and athletics director Kirby Hocutt announced the hire via a twitter video (someone should tell them always go landscape mode, but ya...) with the simple statement, "Wreck 'em Raiders", and of course the obligatory "Guns Up" sign as well. The name should be familiar to fans of college football old and new as he was a QB at Texas Tech from 1998-2002, playing in 43 games and setting 39 records in his career, some of which still stand today. He finished his career with 12,429 yards passing, 95 touchd...
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