CHARLIE WEIS NEWS

Injuries cost KU its top two RBs for all of 2014

It’s not been a very good past couple of days for experienced members of Kansas’ backfield. The Jayhawks confirmed Tuesday that running backs Brandon Bourbon and Taylor Cox will miss all of the 2014 season due to injuries. The former tore an ACL during a scrimmage Sunday, the latter ruptured an Achilles’ tendon during Monday’s practice. “I feel bad for both Brandon and...
Via Pro Sports Daily
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Getting To Know Our New Enemy, JT Barrett!

No you do not.It became officially official yesterday a little after noon that "Human Charlie Weis Gunt" Braxton Miller would miss all of the 2014 season due to the very common "fister's shoulder" injury.  The reaction of Ohio Buckeye fans has been fairly predictable.  Monday night, when Tim May's cornball ass broke the story, it was 100% "woe is...
Via The Money Shot
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Season-ending injuries cost Jayhawks top two running backs

Charlie Weis will have to make due without two key offensive pieces who figured to play prominent roles this season, as the Jayhawks revealed Tuesday that senior running backs Brandon Bourbon and Taylor Cox each suffered season-ending injuries. Bourbon tore his ACL during Sunday's scrimmage and Cox, in a non-contact injury, tore his Achilles tendon Monday. "I feel bad for...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Top 2 Jayhawks RBs sustain season-ending injuries

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) The top two running backs on the Kansas depth chart will each miss their senior season after Brandon Bourbon tore his ACL and Taylor Cox tore his Achilles' tendon in separate incidents. Jayhawks coach Charlie Weis announced the injuries in a statement Tuesday. He said that both of the players will remain in school and explore petitioning for a sixth year...
Via AP on Fox
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kansas loses Bourbon and Cox to season-ending injuries

Kansas announced season-ending injuries to running backs Brandon Bourbon (ACL) and Taylor Cox (Achilles) on Tuesday night. Here’s the press release on the devastating blow to KU’s depth chart: Two injuries in the past two days have shaken up Kansas football’s running back depth chart. At Sunday’s scrimmage, senior Brandon Bourbon tore his anterior cruciate ligament (ACL)...
Via Rock Chalk Blog
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Charlie Weis does the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Kansas football coach Charlie Weis did the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Friday. Weis was called out by none other than Jack Harry, KU’s biggest fan in the media (that’s sarcasm, by the way). Weis called out Bill Self, former Texas coach Mack Brown and his son, Charlie:   .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100...
Via Rock Chalk Blog
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jayhawks in must-win mode as Weis begins third year

LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Kansas coach Charlie Weis settled into a seat behind a small table, pored over the sheet of paper in front of him -- the tentative two-deep heading into fall camp -- and offered quite possibly the most accurate assessment of his program. "When we hand out a roster," Weis said, "this is the best we feel by a wide margin about the talent we have here...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jayhawks in must-win mode as Weis begins third year

LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Kansas coach Charlie Weis settled into a seat behind a small table, pored over the sheet of paper in front of him -- the tentative two-deep heading into fall camp -- and offered quite possibly the most accurate assessment of his program. "When we hand out a roster," Weis said, "this is the best we feel by a wide margin about the talent we have here...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Rock, Chalk … Chrome?

The Kansas Jayhawks unveiled new uniforms today in a unique way … letting quarterback Michael Cummings casually stroll through the locker room wearing them to introduce to teammates according to the Kansas City Star. They even come with their own hashtag … #CrimsonChrome. The uniforms feature a red helmet with a giant Jayhawk as well as the bird on the shoulder pads of the crimson...
Via The Student Section
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Rock, Chalk … Chrome?

The Kansas Jayhawks unveiled new uniforms today in a unique way … letting quarterback Michael Cummings casually stroll through the locker room wearing them to introduce to teammates according to the Kansas City Star. They even come with their own hashtag … #CrimsonChrome. The uniforms feature a red helmet with a giant Jayhawk as well as the bird on the shoulder pads of the crimson...
Via Bloguin Best
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jayhawks in must-win mode as Weis begins Year 3

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) Kansas coach Charlie Weis believes this may be the most talented team he's had in his first three seasons in charge. He also knows it's time to prove it. After winning one game his first season and three last year, Weis may need to show some significant progress this season to justify the final two years of his five-year deal. That may be one of the reasons...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Will the third time be the charm for Muschamp and the Gators?

Will Muschamp’s tenure at the University of Florida has been very up and down, and that can be tied directly to his ability, or inability, to make the right hire at offensive coordinator. Muschamp and athletic director Jeremy Foley backed up a Brinks truck. They made Charlie Weis the first offensive coordinator hire of the Muschamp era and also the highest paid assistant coach...
Via Bloguin Best
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Will the third time be the charm for Muschamp and the Gators?

Will Muschamp’s tenure at the University of Florida has been very up and down, and that can be tied directly to his ability, or inability, to make the right hire at offensive coordinator. Muschamp and athletic director Jeremy Foley backed up a Brinks truck. They made Charlie Weis the first offensive coordinator hire of the Muschamp era and also the highest paid assistant coach...
Via The Student Section
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Weis knows Jayhawks need wins to prove progress

LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Charlie Weis is entering the third year of his five-year contract at Kansas, so he knows better than anyone that the Jayhawks need to start winning games in a hurry. The longtime Big 12 doormat won just once in his first season and three times last year, including a conference victory over West Virginia. But for Weis to feel good about the progress that has been...
Via AP on Fox
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Weis knows Jayhawks need wins to prove progress

LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Charlie Weis is entering the third year of his five-year contract at Kansas, so he knows better than anyone that the Jayhawks need to start winning games in a hurry. The longtime Big 12 doormat won just once in his first season and three times last year, including a conference victory over West Virginia. But for Weis to feel good about the progress that has been...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Second chances in college football are rare, but why?

DENTON, Texas - Dan McCarney knows he's a lucky man. Suffering a stroke in 2012 didn't change that. Neither did going blind in his right eye after four surgeries that left it sensitive to light and requiring sunglasses even while indoors. When he steps through the doors of the annual AFCA coaches convention and sees 12-14,000 aspiring coaches, he finds it easy to forget all...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Grading the New England Patriots offenses through the Belichick-Brady era

The New England Patriots offense is a match-up driven group that mixes their personnel on the field on a play-by-play basis week in and week out. The basis of the offense is the Ron Erhardt-Ray Perkins system initially brought in by offensive coordinator Charlie Weis and refined and adapted under Bill O’Brien and Josh McDaniels. The Patriots have multiple formations and option...
Via cover32 - Patriots
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Bill Snyder eats one meal a day, and you’ll be surprised what it is

The stress and strain of being a head football coach at a major college football program has to be draining.  Very long days of coaching during the season, longer travel schedules for recruiting in the offseason.  Kansas State Wildcats head coach Bill Snyder seems unphased, even at 74 years old.  After eschewing lunch, he only has time for one meal a day at the end.  And what...
Via Sports-Kings
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Charlie Weis and Nelly? Charlie Weis and Nelly.

Charlie Weis and Nelly. Via Brett McMurphy.From the "Formerly relevant college football coach meets formerly relevant rapper" comes this picture of Kansas head coach Charlie Weis with rapper Nelly at Big 12 Media days tweeted out by Brett McMurphy.Charlie Weis & Nelly discuss college football and rapping pic.twitter.com/O2XhtLYaPN— Brett McMurphy (@McMurphyESPN) July...
Via Shirts With Random Triangles
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Charlie Weis And Nelly Kicking It At ESPN Is Not Just A Dream

Just Charlie Weis and Nelly kicking it at ESPN. No, this is not just a dream.
Via Gamedayr
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Big 12 assigns first female football official to KU's season opener

DALLAS -- The Big 12 Conference has assigned a female official to work one of its games for the first time in league history. Commissioner Bob Bowlsby said Monday that Catherine "Cat" Conti will be on the crew for Kansas' season opener at home Sept. 6 against Southeast Missouri State. While calling this a good opportunity for Conti and the league, Bowlsby says Big 12...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Charlie Weis thinks Tom Brady's style of play has been exposed

AP PhotoCharlie Weis was once one of the masterminds behind the teams that brought three Lombardi trophies to New England.He earned those championship rings partially due to the patient, calculated arm of one Tom Brady.Times have changed though, apparently. Weis believed those traditional dropback type passers like Brady are old hat. These days you need someone who can run with the...
Via Patriots Life
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Kliff Kingsburgy Transforming Into Charlie Weis Is Haunting

Kliff Kingsbury transforming into Charlie Weis is mesmerizingly haunting. Here's the Big 12's new video.
Via Gamedayr
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch Kliff Kingsbury physically become Charlie Weis in new PSA

The Big 12 released a new PSA video today, and it's pretty cool. Except for this awkward transition from Kliff Kingsbury to Charlie Weis.
Via Fox Sports
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: The Big 12′s “Coaches PSA” Video Is Bizarre, Will Get You Fired Up For Big 12 Football

Have you ever wondered what it would look like if Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury suddenly morphed into Kansas coach Charlie Weis? Thanks to a new public service announcement put out by the Big 12 conference, you no longer have to. In this video — which is actually really well done — Big 12 coaches talk about some of the things that make the conference one of the top football...
Via College Spun
29 days ago  |  Discuss
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