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*All rankings based on College Football Playoff Committee Top 25THURSDAY#2 Florida State over #25 Louisville: If everyone in the world calls it a Trap Game is it still a Trap Game?SATURDAY#1 Mississippi State over Arkansas: The Hogs don't make it easy on anyone, but Prescott takes care of business.#3 Auburn at #4 Ole Miss: DC's Game of the Week#5 Oregon over Stanford: Every...
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17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Will Muschamp Must Be Fired At Florida, But When Should Jeremy Foley Pull The Trigger?

Heading into week eight of the college football season, it was known that the Michigan job would be open at the end of the season. Now, it’s almost a certainty that the Florida job will be open in December as well. Texas and USC replaced coaches after the 2013 regular season. These are not dull times in the coaching profession. The editors of The Student Section discuss the situation...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Will Muschamp Must Be Fired At Florida, But When Should Jeremy Foley Pull The Trigger?

Heading into week eight of the college football season, it was known that the Michigan job would be open at the end of the season. Now, it’s almost a certainty that the Florida job will be open in December as well. Texas and USC replaced coaches after the 2013 regular season. These are not dull times in the coaching profession. The editors of The Student Section discuss the situation...
Via The Student Section
10 days ago  |  Discuss

With nation watching, can Irish stake their claim as legit contenders?

SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- If you truly wanted to drive a Notre Dame fan bonkers during the Bob Davie/Tyrone Willingham/Charlie Weis wilderness period, all you had to do was proclaim their storied program was no longer relevant. Calling the Irish mediocre (they were) or arrogant (they’re used to that) was one thing. But suggesting the gold helmets and Touchdown Jesus were no longer central...
Via Fox Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Parcells had beef with Charlie Weis over Belichick testimony

Bill Parcells has a new book called “Parcells” being released on Oct. 28, and one of the chapters discusses his friction with Bill Belichick. Belichick coached under Parcells with the Giants, Patriots and Jets. Belichick was set to become Parcells’ hand-picked successor with the Jets, but at the press conference to announce the hiring of...Read More
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Jayhawks rallying around interim coach Bowen

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) During a practice shortly after he was appointed interim coach at Kansas, Clint Bowen lined up next to his players on the sideline and took off at the first whistle. He was running sprints with them. And not just one or two players, all of them. Imagine Charlie Weis doing that. It was the first of many instances in which Bowen bridged a disconnect that developed...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Notre Dame's big games usually mean big losses

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) Big games have meant one thing in recent years for Notre Dame: losses. Big losses. Really big losses. The Fighting Irish, who last won a national championship 26 years ago, haven't beaten a top-ranked team since 1993. They haven't beaten a No. 2-ranked team since 1990. And they are 1-16 overall against top five teams dating back to 1998 - losing those...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Gary Barnett expresses interest in vacant Kansas job

Count Gary Barnett among those interested in the Kansas job. "Do I think I have a shot? I have no idea," the former Colorado and Northwestern coach told CBSSports.com. "Who knows what they're going to look for. It's a natural for me in so many ways. It's something that I would really want to do but who knows? They've got so many choices." The...
Via Pro Sports Daily
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas trying to settle on QB after five games

LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Montell Cozart was named the starter in the spring to settle the most important position at Kansas. Now, five games into the season, interim head coach Clint Bowen has exactly what helped to get Charlie Weis fired: problems at quarterback. It's not set in stone as to who will get the nod Saturday when Kansas returns home to face No. 16 Oklahoma State. Cozart...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

The Purge Of 29

On Sunday, following the 28th game of his tenure as the head football coach of the University of Kansas Jayhawks – 22 of them losses – Charlie Weis was relieved of his duties by KU Athletic Director Sheahon Zenger.  The Jayhawks will come to Morgantown on Saturday under the leadership of Defensive Coordinator Clint Bowen, a native of Lawrence and a former Jayhawk defensive...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas Jayhawks Football Game 5: Mutiny on the Kaw

Bowen as Gable and Weis as Laughton? The second part fits.So, it’s week one, game one of the Clint Bowen era at Kansas, after Charlie Weis was fired on Sunday after a 6-22 mark. The Jayhawks open with Bowen as head man in Morgantown Saturday against West Virginia (3pm CT, Fox Sports Net). Both teams are 2-2 and 0-1 in Big 12 play. And that’s about where the similarities end.As...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Kansas Fans Are Campaigning For Mark Mangino To Return As Football Coach With A Yard Sign

Looking back, Mark Mangino’s tenure at Kansas is even more remarkable than it seemed at the time. Mangino won at least six games five times in his eight year run. In 2007, his team went 12-1, which included an Orange Bowl win, his third bowl victory with the Jayhawks. KU has not won more than three games in a season since his ouster.  Mangino’s ouster in Lawrence was for very...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Jayhawks move on from Weis with Bowen at helm

LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Ben Heeney woke up Sunday morning to a phone full of missed calls and text messages. One of them had come from Kansas assistant George Mataskis, and the linebacker had slept right through it. "I finally woke up to one of my teammates giving me a call," Heeney said. "He asked if I had seen anything and said no. He said coach Weis got fired and Bowen...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

KU Jayhawks – Scouting Report

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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29 days ago  |  Discuss

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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September 30, 2014  |  Discuss

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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September 29, 2014  |  Discuss

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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September 29, 2014  |  Discuss

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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September 29, 2014  |  Discuss

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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September 29, 2014  |  Discuss

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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September 29, 2014  |  Discuss

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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September 29, 2014  |  Discuss

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...
Via The Student Section
September 29, 2014  |  Discuss

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...
Via Double Coverage Football
September 29, 2014  |  Discuss

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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September 28, 2014  |  Discuss

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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September 28, 2014  |  Discuss
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