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Now that QB settled at Kansas, race is on to catch passes

LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Kansas has settled on a starting quarterback, giving the job back to Montell Cozart. Just who Cozart will throw to this season remains a mystery. Jayhawks coach David Beaty announced this week the junior had regained the starting job he lost last season, emerging on top after an open competition in camp. But the wide receiver slots are still undecided with just...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Now that QB settled at Kansas, race is on to catch passes

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) Kansas has settled on a starting quarterback, giving the job back to Montell Cozart. Just who Cozart will throw to this season remains a mystery. Jayhawks coach David Beaty announced this week the junior had regained the starting job he lost last season, emerging on top after an open competition in camp. But the wide receiver slots are still undecided with just...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas Jayhawks Football: Eight Is Enough

Beaty on the beat When David Beaty opens the Kansas Jayhawks football season on September 5th against South Dakota State (11 AM Central Time), KU football will have had eight full-time head coaches since 1983. KU men’s hoops has had eight full-time head coaches, period. The last time both KU football and basketball started a season with new leaders was 1983, so that’s why...
Via Sporadic Sentinel
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Beaty understands magnitude of Jayhawks' rebuilding job

LAWRENCE, Kan. -- There is no easy way to describe the magnitude of the task facing David Beaty, who was hired last year to rebuild a Kansas football program fallen on hard times. There are numbers, though. Start with 64, the number of players he had on scholarship coming out of the summer. Poor planning by former coach Charlie Weis, coupled with a couple lean years recruiting, left...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Beaty understands magnitude of Jayhawks' rebuilding job

LAWRENCE, Kan. -- There is no easy way to describe the magnitude of the task facing David Beaty, who was hired last year to rebuild a Kansas football program fallen on hard times. There are numbers, though. Start with 64, the number of players he had on scholarship coming out of the summer. Poor planning by former coach Charlie Weis, coupled with a couple lean years recruiting, left...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Beaty understands magnitude of rebuilding job at Kansas

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) There is no easy way to describe the magnitude of the task facing David Beaty, who was hired last year to rebuild a Kansas football program fallen on hard times. There are numbers, though. Start with 64, the number of players he had on scholarship coming out of the summer. Poor planning by former coach Charlie Weis, coupled with a couple lean years recruiting...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Football Season Preview: Toughest Tests

With so many players leaving via de-committing or transferring, things are not looking good for the season ahead. 4 star freshman running back Cecil Cherry is just one in a long list of players who have made their decision to play their college ball elsewhere. One of the things that doesn’t change though is the schedule. Here we will take a look at the toughest home and road test...
Via isportsweb.com
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots’ Jimmay Mundine A Step Ahead Thanks To History With Charlie Weis

FOXBORO, Mass. — Many New England Patriots newcomers compare picking up the team’s complex offense to learning another dialect. Undrafted rookie tight end Jimmay Mundine studied the language in college, but he’s not fluent just yet. Mundine has the advantage of having played under former Patriots offensive coordinator Charlie Weis for two and-a-half years at Kansas. Patriots...
Via NESN.com
22 days ago  |  Discuss

NCB 2015 CFB Previews: Kansas Jayhawks

AN EXPERIMENTAL HIRE The Charlie Weis experiment was probably doomed from the start. After recording just a 6-22 record (and just 1-18 in Big 12 play), the Jayhawks parted ways with the one-time offensive guru just four games into the 2014 season. Apparently getting blown out by Duke was okay but losing to Texas was [&hellip The post NCB 2015 CFB Previews: Kansas Jayhawks appeared...
Via No Coast Bias
July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Notre Dame Still Paying Charlie Weis To Not Coach Their Football Team

Charlie Weis hasn't coached for Notre Dame since 2009, and they still pay him an absurd amount to not coach their football team.
Via Gamedayr
May 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Fired Weis (yes, that Weis) still highest paid Notre Dame coach on payroll

SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Charlie Weis remained the highest paid coach on Notre Dame's payroll despite being fired by the university following the 2009 season, earning nearly twice as much as Brian Kelly, the man who replaced him as football coach. The university paid Weis, who was fired as coach at Kansas last September, $2,054,744, according to figures included in Notre Dame's most recent...
Via AP on Fox
May 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Charlie Weis Still Cashing Checks From Notre Dame

A report from ESPN’s Matt Fortuna tells an interesting story about Charlie Weis, longtime NFL offensive coordinator and former head coach of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish and Kansas Jayhawks. Though Weis has not been the head coach of Notre Dame since 2009, he is still receiving checks from the school, and quite big ones at that. So far, he has been paid over $14 million NOT to...
Via Campus Sports Net
May 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Charlie Weis hired to coach at Alabama?

Don't get too worried Alabama fans, Charlie Weis hasn't replaced Lane Kiffin as offensive coordinator just yet.The Charlie Weis headed to Tuscaloosa isn't the former Kansas coach fired last season, no it's his son, a recent graduate of the University of Kansas.As his father's tweet indicates, this will be Weis' first job. If the young Weis does a good job and learns to work his...
Via Fox Sports
May 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Beaty encouraged by Briles' turnaround at Baylor, thinks 'sky's the limit' at KU

David Beaty has a colossal task at hand as he attempts to resurrect Kansas' football program from the depths of despair. The tall task has already claimed two head coaches this decade, Turner Gill and Charlie Weis, who recorded meager win percentages of .208 and .185, respectively, while at Kansas. However, Beaty is determined to be the guy who turns things around at Kansas for good...
Via Fox Sports
May 14, 2015  |  Discuss

An Offseason of Change for Kansas Football

Since Kansas head football coach Charlie Weis was fired after the Jayhawks’ 23-0 loss versus Texas on September 27, University of Kansas football has gone through two coaching changes, a near upset of the Big 12 Conference co-champion, and a signing day. It has been an offseason of transitions and newfound enthusiasm for the KU football program. What does the future hold for the...
Via Rock Chalk Blog
April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

An Offseason of Change for KU Football

Since Kansas head football coach Charlie Weis was fired after the Jayhawks’ 23-0 loss versus Texas on September 27, football at the University of Kansas has gone through two coaching changes, a near upset of the Big 12 Conference co-champion, and a signing day. It has been an offseason of transitions and newfound enthusiasm for the KU football program. What does the future hold...
Via Rock Chalk Blog
March 03, 2015  |  Discuss

The Past, Present, and Future of Kansas Jayhawks Quarterbacks

It seems like lightyears since we last saw success in the Kansas football program.  Part of the disappointment, undoubtedly, goes back to the revolving door of the football coaching staff.  But KU has also had another glaring hole in recent years: the quarterback. It is certainly difficult to develop a quarterback.  There are many things that go into finding a true leader and...
Via Rock Chalk Blog
March 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Charlie Weis does not think he will coach again

Charlie Weis has been out of coaching since being canned by Kansas in September amid his third poor season at the school. From the sounds of things, we’re unlikely to see him on the sidelines again. Weis gave a long interview to Notre Dame insider and expressed doubt that he ever coaches again. “I think...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Five CFB programs whose recruiting tanked the most

Earlier on Friday, we released a list of the 23 college football programs that saw their recruiting rankings increase the most from 2014 to 2015. We’ve also gone through the list to determine the five programs that decreased – or tanked – the most during that span. Here they are: 5. Virginia2014 Composite: 322015 Composite:  47Difference: -15 Mike London won’t be able...
Via College Spun
February 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Charlie Weis Still Very Possible For Chicago According Dan Pompei

The Chicago Bears off-season has been considered a success up to this point, the final big piece of the coaching staff is adding the offensive coordinator. Reports released earlier today from Jen Lada, of Comcast, said the Chicago Bears players were told Gase got the job. This came shortly after a tweet by Kyle Long. Some Bears players have been told Adam Gase will be the OC in...
Via Sports Mockery
January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Charlie Weis Rumored To Be At Halas Hall Today

The Chicago Bears hired their new defensive coordinator today, and appointed their new special teams coordinator over the weekend. Who’s gonna run the offense? According to sources, it could be Charlie Weis. Bears considering handful of OC candidates, including Charlie Weis, SF's Geep Chryst, DET's Jim Bob Cooter, DEN's Adam Gase. Weis intriguing — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter...
Via Sports Mockery
January 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Urban Meyer To Notre Dame: His Dream Job

Novemeber 30, 2004 is a date many Irish faithful would love to forget, or would love to replay- if some miracles of sort or fate went according to hopes and dreams.Notre Dame had just completed another uneventful season under Ty Willingham, finishing 6-5 in 03'.His short stint in South Bend started with a bit of a flurry, leading the Irish to a 10-3 season that included a birth in...
Via Football Nation
January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Charlie Weis a possible replacement for Kyle Shanahan

Kyle Shanahan’s status as the Browns’ offensive coordinator could be coming to end this offseason. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported that Shanahan has been courted by the Buffalo Bills to interview for their vacant head coaching position. The interest in Shanahan does not just stop with the Bills though either. According to Mary Kay Cabot, three teams are interested in teaming...
Via Waiting For Next Year
January 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Charlie Weis interested in a Bucs’ opening

There are names being thrown out by many that could potentially become the Buccaneers’ next offensive coordinator. But the latest report is a more interesting take.  According to JoeBucsFan.com, former NFL assistant Charlie Weis has interest in being a part of Lovie Smith’s coaching staff. Joe received a call this afternoon from someone he knows and trusts who is a family...
Via The Bay Cave
January 02, 2015  |  Discuss

David Beaty introduced as coach at Kansas

LAWRENCE, Kan. -- David Beaty was introduced as Kansas' third coach in the past five years Monday, promising to rebuild the long-stagnant program through "hard work and earning everything." Beaty was hired Friday to replace Charlie Weis, who was fired four games into his third season on the job. Beaty wasted no time in announcing that Clint Bowen, who had been serving as interim...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
December 08, 2014  |  Discuss
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