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Lawrence, KS (September 29th, 2014) By Dave Ackermann, Aaron Staats and Jonathan Iszard - Senior Writers (Feature Photo credit to KUAthletics.com) The Sunday, September 28th breaking news was that KU Head Coach Charlie Weis had been relieved of his duties as head coach and that Coach Clint Bowen (Defensive Coordinator) would take over as the interim Head Coach for the Jayhawks...
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Week 5 Winners and Losers

I can already feel the seasons changing...well not really out here in the desert where it's still close to triple digits but you get the gist.  September was a relatively mundane month for college football, only offering a smattering of pivotal games that changed our perception of the entire landscape.  Thankfully the final weekend of non-conference clunkers is largely behind...
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Former Patriots coordinator fired from Kansas job

APCharlie Weis's time in Kansas has been prematurely cut short. After a disappointing 23-0 home loss to the Texas Longhorns the Jayhawks decided they had seen enough of Weis's coaching in Lawrence. Kansas was 6-22 under Weis.Weis's career in college football has not worked out so well. Weis started his college coaching career at his alma mater of Notre Dame in 2004 and...
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Kansas Jayhawks Football: Is Clint Bowen Even the Answer Right Now?

"No where to go but.... that way."<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman","serif"; font-size: 12.0pt; line-height: 107%;">Who fires a head football coach when they’re 2-2? The Kansas Jayhawks, that’s who. Charlie Weis was 2-2 when he was canned on Sunday, just one win away from tying the most win’s KU’s had in a season in...
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Bowen gets the keys to Kansas' football program

LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Kansas is turning to a native son to usher the Jayhawks through the rest of the season. In fact, it's hard to get more Kansas than Clint Bowen, who grew up in Lawrence, played for the Jayhawks and has spent many years as an assistant coach on two very different staffs. Now, after Sunday's firing of Charlie Weis, he's the school's interim coach. ...
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Big 12 coaches know being fired among the pitfalls

Charlie Strong is less than halfway through his first season trying to re-establish Texas as a Big 12 power. Strong got his first Big 12 victory Saturday with a 23-0 win at Kansas. The next day, the Jayhawks fired coach Charlie Weis only four games into his third season. Bob Stoops, in his 16th season at Oklahoma, said Monday on the weekly Big 12 coaches teleconference that it'...
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Bowen ready to take reins of Kansas football

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) Kansas is turning to a native son to usher the Jayhawks through the rest of the season. In fact, it's hard to get more Kansas than Clint Bowen, who grew up in Lawrence, played for the Jayhawks and has spent many years as an assistant coach on two very different staffs. Now, after Sunday's firing of Charlie Weis, he's the school's interim coach...
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Charlie Weis is getting paid how much not to coach Kansas and Notre Dame?

Somebody get me the agent representing Charlie Weis on the phone, because the now former Kansas head coach has quite a deal going. According to the contract Weis had at Kansas, he will be paid $5.625 million in buyout money between now and December 31, 2016. Kansas fired Weis as head coach on Sunday morning. According to the terms of the contract, Weis will be paid $5.625 million...
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9 coaches who could replace the fired Charlie Weis at Kansas

Kansas fired head coach Charlie Weis Sunday after a rocky tenure in Lawrence, leaving the former Notre Dame head coach with a 6-22 record in his time with the Jayhawks. It's one of the toughest jobs in the major conferences -- they've only made consecutive bowl games once in 123 years of football, and the state isn't exactly known for producing top-tier talent -- but...
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AUDIO: Dana Holgorsen Big 12 Teleconference

West Virginia University head football coach Dana Holgorsen spoke with the media today during the Big 12 Conference Teleconference. Coach Holgorsen talked about Kansas coming to Milan Puskar Stadium this weekend, the changes at Kansas following the firing of Charlie Weis and the improvement of his team during the bye week. Holgorsen also said Daryl Worley remains suspended while...
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The Haps – 9/29: College Football’s Best Players Of September, Snoop Dogg’s Rant About The Steelers

What’s The Haps for September 29th? Snoop gets pissed, Charlie Weis’ replacements are listed, USA gets beat in beer drinking (!), Domino’s Pizza ups the ante, and more. The Links - Domino’s UK Offers a Whole Line of Stuffed Crust Pizzas Including New Bacon & Cheese Go on…  12 Coaching Candidates to Replace Charlie Weis at [&hellip No visits yet The post The Haps...
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Kansas Is Not A Bad Job, And The Right Coach Can Win There

On Twitter @TheCoachBart * Wins Can Be Found In Kansas, Dorothy Kansas has a football job opening, and it’s a good job. Scoff if you must, but these are the breaks. If you’re looking for a shot to be great, the job is open, and the juice is worth the squeeze. Charlie Weis was fired this weekend, and if you’re Kansas, it looks grim. You hired the guy after choosing him over...
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Kansas Is Not A Bad Job, And The Right Coach Can Win There

On Twitter @TheCoachBart * Wins Can Be Found In Kansas, Dorothy Kansas has a football job opening, and it’s a good job. Scoff if you must, but these are the breaks. If you’re looking for a shot to be great, the job is open, and the juice is worth the squeeze. Charlie Weis was fired this weekend, and if you’re Kansas, it looks grim. You hired the guy after choosing him over...
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The Ruins: Chralie Weis firing fallout, Charlie Strong and Roger Goodell,

Dancing in the Ruins - The new Big 12 crawling out of the ruins of the old.  Yeah, it's been a while since the last "Dancing in the Ruins." I'll try to do better.Where Do We Go From Here?Pete Volk provides a list of nine candidates to replace ex-Kansas head coach Charlie Weis, who was fired on Sunday. The most notable candidates are former Ole Miss head coach...
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Goodnight, Sweet Prince

Intrigue Sports - Kansas Jayhawks head coach Charlie Weis has been fired following a 23-0 loss to the Texas Longhorns. Weiss got the boot Sunday morning. KU defensive coordinator Clint Bowen has been named interim head coach.“I normally do not favor changing coaches mid-season,” KU Athletics Director Zenger said in news release.  “But I believe we have talented coaches...
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Kansas cans head coach Charlie Weis

Another college football head coach was left unemployed on Sunday morning, as it was announced that the Kansas Jayhawks had fired head coach Charlie Weis. Weis’ tenure with the Jayhawks was certainly one to forget. The former Super Bowl-winning offensive coordinator with the New England Patriots compiled a 6-22 record in a little over two seasons with the team, including a 2-3...
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Charlie Weis is an ex-Kansas head coach.

Charlie Weis is an ex-Kansas head coach. The University of Kansas fired the now-former head coach on Sunday morning.Kansas was 2-2 after four games this season, with the two losses being a 41-3 loss to Duke, and Saturday's 23-0 loss to Texas.Kansas athletic director Sheahon Zenger said in a statement that ""I normally do not favor changing coaches mid-season. But I...
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Charlie Weis Fired As Kansas Head Coach

This may not be the only firing you hear of in the next few days, but it certainly got the ball rolling.According to kctv5.com in Kansas City, Kansas Jayhawks head football coach Charlie Weis has been fired.The announcement was made by the university following a 23-0 loss to Texas on Saturday.The story online states ...Weis was in the third year of a five-year contract. He came to...
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Long-term plan for Ducks probably includes some coaching searches

The Kansas Jayhawks dumped Charlie Weis after two miserable seasons, and now the carousel lights up in college football, earlier than normal. Two weeks ago June Jones resigned at SMU, and Brady Hoke is in deep trouble at Michigan after the Wolverines lost three games in September for the first time in 135 years. A once-proud football school is in disarray in Ann Arbor. Fans started...
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Weis was supposed to be a QB fixer, and all he gave KU fans was lemon after lemon

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Quarterback Whisperer could not, confoundingly, get quarterback even remotely right. Charlie Weis was probably never going to bring a big winner to Kansas -- and that's a KU problem, not a Weis problem, which we'll circle back to -- but he was, at the least, offering the hope, the potential, of aerial duals, never-say-die offensive shootouts, and the...
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Dreadful Offensive Numbers Forced Kansas to Fire Charlie Weis

Kansas football did what it had to Sunday, firing Charlie Weis just into his third season as head coach. Why Make the Change Now? Make no mistake about it: this is something KU had to do right now. Sure, it’s usually not a good thing for a program to terminate its coach in the middle of a season, with eight games remaining on the schedule. However, sometimes a leadership change...
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Dreadful Offensive Numbers Forced Kansas to Fire Charlie Weis

Kansas football did what it had to Sunday, firing Charlie Weis just into his third season as head coach. Why Make the Change Now? Make no mistake about it: this is something KU had to do right now. Sure, it’s usually not a good thing for a program to terminate its coach in the middle of a season, with eight games remaining on the schedule. However, sometimes a leadership change...
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Charlie Weis has decided financial advantage in buyout money

Somebody get me the agent representing Charlie Weis on the phone, because the now former Kansas head coach has quite a deal going. According to the contract Weis had at Kansas, he will be paid $5.625 in buyout money between now and December 31, 2016. Kansas fired Weis as head coach on Sunday morning. According to the terms of the contract, Weis will be paid $5.625 in buyout money...
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12 candidates to replace Charlie Weis at Kansas

After a disastrous 6-22 record in three seasons, Charlie Weis was fired as Kansas’ head coach on Sunday. Weis went 1-18 in three years during...
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Charlie Weis fired: Ed Orgeron, others next in line for Kansas job

As expected, Kansas coach Charlie Weis has been canned. The inevitable became reality Sunday morning, hours after KU was shut out at home 23-0 by Texas, marking the fifth time in the past six games against teams from Power 5 conferences that Weis' team was held to one TD or less.  The former Notre Dame head coach was 6-22 at Kansas. The depths of the Weis disaster at Kansas...
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