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Jimbo Fisher: Texas A&M is 'soft'; vows to change culture

Perhaps no coach in college football is facing more pressure than Jimbo Fisher, who is getting paid a dump truck load of money to fix the broken program at Texas A&M. The school laid out a green carpet for the national title-winning coach after firing Kevin Sumlin, and now it’s time to turn things around.One of the biggest reasons Sumlin got the ax is that his program was famous...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Thursday is a great day to be Kevin Sumlin

Texas A&M chose to move on from Kevin Sumlin late in the 2017 season, but the decision certainly isn’t coming cheap. His entire buyout is due Thursday.According to ESPN’s Darren Rovell, the now-Arizona head coach is due $10.4 million from his former employer.Sumlin spent six seasons in College Station, posting a 51-26 record while leading the Aggies to bowl eligibility all six...
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January 25, 2018  |  Discuss

Report: Jon Gruden interviewed Kevin Sumlin for Raiders' OC job

Prior to hiring Los Angeles Rams quarterbacks coach Greg Olson to be the team’s offensive coordinator, new Oakland Raiders head coach Jon Gruden reportedly interviewed former Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin for the same job. As Schefter notes, Sumlin ultimately took the job as the Arizona Wildcats’ new head coach. It’s not yet known whether he was offered the Raiders’ job beforehand...
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January 21, 2018  |  Discuss

Kevin Sumlin to become next Arizona head coach

The Arizona Wildcats will reportedly make former Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin their new head coach for the 2018 season and beyond. Legendary football analyst and former Dallas Cowboys scout Gil Brandt has the scoop. This news comes just hours after Navy’s Ken Niumatalolo made a statement in which he pulled his name from the search at Arizona, opting to remain with the Midshipmen...
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January 14, 2018  |  Discuss

Eight things the college football polls got wrong for Week 8

What was expected to be a rather straightforward weekend of college football turned into a carnage on Saturday as upset after upset went down across the country. We watched as a trio of unbeatens fell, all of whom had been in the top ten — Clemson, Washington, and Washington State. Another highly-ranked team in Auburn went down in a shocking defeat as well.There’s a lot to sift through...
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October 16, 2017  |  Discuss

Kevin Sumlin to take legal action against sender of threatening letter

Kevin Sumlin and his family intend to take legal action against the sender of the threatening letter they received last week, his wife said on Twitter Sunday.Last week, Sumlin’s Texas A&M Aggies blew a 44-10 lead at UCLA in their season opener and lost 45-44. Days later, Sumlin’s wife Charlene posted on Twitter a photo of a letter she says their family received at their home...
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September 11, 2017  |  Discuss

Texas A&M president responds to 'disgusting' letter to Sumlin

Texas A&M football coach Kevin Sumlin recently received a racist letter from a fan calling for him to leave the program, and university officials are working to track down the individual who wrote it.On Thursday night, Texas A&M president Michael Young and athletic director Scott Woodward called the letter “disgusting and threatening” and vowed to bring the author of it to...
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September 08, 2017  |  Discuss

Wife of Kevin Sumlin shares racist hate mail coach received

College football coaches are under intense pressure to win, especially those who are heading major programs. Your seat gets hot if you don’t produce, with fans calling for your head. But what one Texas A&M fan did goes beyond crossing the line.Charlene Sumlin, the wife of Aggies head coach Kevin Sumlin, shared a photo on Twitter Thursday of a note her husband received. The note...
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September 08, 2017  |  Discuss

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