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The Chattanoogan
No More Jon Gruden Pleasecredit. Very few coaches have had equal success in both the professional and co
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
credit. Very few coaches have had equal success in both the professional and college ranks. Saban didn't and neither did Steve Spurrier. I've seen nothing that indicates Jon Gruden will have great success as a college coach. I'm reminded that... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
From St. Matthews to the NFL: the journey of Alshon Jefferycollege coaches had found him by the start of his senior year: Pete Carroll at
The Times and Democrat / Posted 4 days ago
college coaches had found him by the start of his senior year: Pete Carroll at the University of Southern California, Steve Spurrier at South Carolina, Lane Kiffin at Tennessee. Ross Smith, who was Jeffery’s social-studies teacher and wide... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
UT nightmares increasingly 63 yards longon their feet inside Ben Hill Griffin Stadium (the Swamp's official name) knew
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
on their feet inside Ben Hill Griffin Stadium (the Swamp's official name) knew the Volunteers were going to win atop Steve Spurrier-Florida Field for the first time since 2003. Or as Tennessee senior tight end Ethan Wolf observed, a wan... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Gamecocks locked in against losing streakagainst the Wildcats, including a 10-game win streak from 2000-09 that started
The Times and Democrat / Posted 4 days ago
against the Wildcats, including a 10-game win streak from 2000-09 that started under coach Lou Holtz and continued with Steve Spurrier in charge. Kentucky's run began with a fourth-quarter rally when Allen-Williams was a freshman. It's... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
UF coach Jim McElwain unveils barbecue saucebegan in 1949 with UF cheerleader George Edmondson. Dressel joined a long list
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
began in 1949 with UF cheerleader George Edmondson. Dressel joined a long list of celebrity Mr. Two Bits that has included Steve Spurrier, Danny Wuerffel, Emmit Smith and the members of the NCAA national championship basketball teams of 2006 and... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Gators beat Tennessee on final-play 63-yard TD passhis second pick-six in as many games. Eventually, offense showed up on an afte
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
his second pick-six in as many games. Eventually, offense showed up on an afternoon when the Gators honored the legendary Steve Spurrier (again). UF nearly had an offensive score in the fourth quarter when Jesuit product Malik Davis ripped off a... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Vols Gameday: what to watch for + score prediction on Tennessee-Florida gameagainst Tennessee the past two seasons (78), and the Gators did not appreciate
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
against Tennessee the past two seasons (78), and the Gators did not appreciate when a photo surfaced this week of the Steve Spurrier statue on campus cradling a "Power T" flag. The Gators have the emotional edge of playing at home and rallying... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Stakes high as Vols, Gators meetagainst Kentucky, including a 10-game victory streak from 2000-2009 that starte
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
against Kentucky, including a 10-game victory streak from 2000-2009 that started under coach Lou Holtz and continued with Steve Spurrier in charge. Kentucky believes it can extend the hold its had on the Gamecocks the past few years. The Wildcats... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Gators face critical home opener against Tennesseein 1916. Earlier in the week, UF sophomore safety Chauncey Gardner posted a pi
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
in 1916. Earlier in the week, UF sophomore safety Chauncey Gardner posted a picture of a Tennessee flag planted next to Steve Spurrier’s statue outside the Swamp. “To me it’s a sign of disrespect,” Gardner said. “Even though a fan did it,... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Gamecocks seeking to end losing streak against Kentuckyagainst the Wildcats, including a 10-game win streak from 2000-09 that started
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
against the Wildcats, including a 10-game win streak from 2000-09 that started under coach Lou Holtz and continued with Steve Spurrier in charge. Kentucky's run began with a fourth-quarter rally when Allen-Williams was a freshman. It's... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Penn State vs. Georgia State: View from the other sidelineassistant at South Carolina who actually served as the Gamecock’s interim head
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
assistant at South Carolina who actually served as the Gamecock’s interim head coach after the abrupt retirement of legendary Steve Spurrier in 2015, when asked how Penn State compares to SEC powerhouses he has had to prepare to face in t... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Caeleb Dressel will perform “Mr. Two Bits” honors for Florida Gatorsthen, the school has enlisted former Gator athletes from all sports to do the h
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
then, the school has enlisted former Gator athletes from all sports to do the honors, such as Heisman Trophy winners Steve Spurrier and Danny Wuerffel, NFL Hall of Fame member Emmitt Smith, members of the 2006 and 2007 NCAA national... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
No. 5 Penn State hosts Georgia State Saturday night: Here’s everything you need to knowis in his first season with the Panthers. He served as South Carolina’s interim
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 6 days ago
is in his first season with the Panthers. He served as South Carolina’s interim head coach in 2015 when former coach Steve Spurrier retired during the season. Before joining the staff at South Carolina in 2010, Elliott spent 13 seasons as an... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
SEC items of interest, Fab 4 picks, More Hill talk, Rushmore of doughnut stylesthis game is Friday night.) Duke minus-14 over Baylor. No, basketball season h
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
this game is Friday night.) Duke minus-14 over Baylor. No, basketball season has not started. And for the first time since Steve Spurrier was in Durham, Duke is content with the fall and the football program. Let's say it: David Cutcliffe needs to... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Nothing Like Florida Weekin the Swamp; a game that with Peyton Manning, the Vols held a 30-14 lead in th
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 days ago
in the Swamp; a game that with Peyton Manning, the Vols held a 30-14 lead in the first half, only to lose the game 62-37. Steve Spurrier was at his very best with his "fun and gun" offense as the Gators were in the midst of a five game winning... Read more
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Al.com
Tommy Tuberville: 'The whole country has been Alabama and everybody else'hires" in the SEC in the last two years. Neither was an on-field coach, but Tub
Al.com / Posted 9 days ago
hires" in the SEC in the last two years. Neither was an on-field coach, but Tuberville said Florida hiring former coach Steve Spurrier as a consultant and Tennessee doing the same with Philip Fulmer has the potential to reap long-term... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Irma's effects mean more than UT-UF footballannual "Third Saturday in September" as one of the most bitter contests on the
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
annual "Third Saturday in September" as one of the most bitter contests on the Southeastern Conference calendar. Until Steve Spurrier took over the Gators in 1990, UT owned a 13-6 record against Florida, though it had lost the last four it had... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Five things we learned in Week 2: No quick fix for Ohio State offenseloss as the Buckeyes' coach. Bad karma is coming to James Franklin. I love riv
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
loss as the Buckeyes' coach. Bad karma is coming to James Franklin. I love rivalries. Smack talk can be fun. Steve Spurrier was the master, saying, "You can't spell Citrus without the U-T" to tweak Tennessee and: "Kentucky has a heck... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Tigers continue success vs. SEC11 wins over SEC teams in his coaching career dating back to 2008, when he defe
The Times and Democrat / Posted 12 days ago
11 wins over SEC teams in his coaching career dating back to 2008, when he defeated then-South Carolina head coach Steve Spurrier, 31-14. However, will all of that change this week? The Tigers have had a bevy of success against top-ranked... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
No divided loyalty for Clarke Central, Notre Dame grad Adrian Jarrella lot of changes and things going on. Vince Dooley retired my senior year…Danny
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 12 days ago
a lot of changes and things going on. Vince Dooley retired my senior year…Danny Ford (at Clemson) got put on probation and Steve Spurrier had just taken over at Florida, which was on probation. And Alabama had a brand-new coach in Gene Stallings,... Read more
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Philly.com
The journey of Eagles wide receiver Alshon Jeffery | Mike Sielskicollege coaches had found him by the start of his senior year: Pete Carroll at
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
college coaches had found him by the start of his senior year: Pete Carroll at the University of Southern California, Steve Spurrier at South Carolina, Lane Kiffin at Tennessee. Ross Smith, who was Jeffery’s social-studies teacher and wide... Read more
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Philly.com
The journey of Eagles wide receiver Alshon Jeffery | Mike Sielskicollege coaches had found him by the start of his senior year: Pete Carroll at
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
college coaches had found him by the start of his senior year: Pete Carroll at the University of Southern California, Steve Spurrier at South Carolina, Lane Kiffin at Tennessee. Ross Smith, who was Jeffery’s social-studies teacher and wide... Read more
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Al.com
Why Auburn wants Dabo Swinney but not at AlabamaHe's beaten seven different coaches who own national titles (Saban, Meyer, Fish
Al.com / Posted 13 days ago
He's beaten seven different coaches who own national titles (Saban, Meyer, Fisher, Bobby Bowden, Les Miles, Gene Chizik and Steve Spurrier). He's beaten six coaches who've combined to win the last 12 SEC titles (Saban, Malzahn, Meyer, Miles, Chizik... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Fisher has no regrets about Alabama loss, Francois injury; Spurrier, Miles chime inseason. Naturally, some teams might express some regret for scheduling such a
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
season. Naturally, some teams might express some regret for scheduling such a high-profile opener. Former Florida coach Steve Spurrier believes the Seminoles can still compete for an ACC title, “but these are the dangers of playing that early... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Early returns look good for current crop of SEC quarterbacksJohnny Manziel. And let's not forget about the Manning family of father Archie
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
Johnny Manziel. And let's not forget about the Manning family of father Archie and Super Bowl champions Peyton and Eli. Steve Spurrier tweaked the old SEC philosophy at Florida with his 'Fun-n-Gun' attack in the 1990s. Now, Ellis sees a... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Early returns look good for current crop of SEC quarterbacksJohnny Manziel. And let's not forget about the Manning family of father Archie
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 14 days ago
Johnny Manziel. And let's not forget about the Manning family of father Archie and Super Bowl champions Peyton and Eli. Steve Spurrier tweaked the old SEC philosophy at Florida with his 'Fun-n-Gun' attack in the 1990s. Now, Ellis sees a... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Early returns look good for current crop of SEC quarterbacksJohnny Manziel. And let's not forget about the Manning family of father Archie
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 14 days ago
Johnny Manziel. And let's not forget about the Manning family of father Archie and Super Bowl champions Peyton and Eli. Steve Spurrier tweaked the old SEC philosophy at Florida with his 'Fun-n-Gun' attack in the 1990s. Now, Ellis sees a... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Misery Index Week 1: Failing the fans in Florida - Mizzou fans shockedbefore at various stops along the way, but he’s failed to reproduce it at Flori
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 16 days ago
before at various stops along the way, but he’s failed to reproduce it at Florida, and a fan base that grew up on Steve Spurrier is getting restless waiting to see the evidence. How can you blame them? The Gators not only failed in... Read more
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The News & Observer
Surviving Duke football’s lean timesinterludes There were a few notable outbursts of prosperity prior to Cutcliffe
The News & Observer / Posted 17 days ago
interludes There were a few notable outbursts of prosperity prior to Cutcliffe’s arrival. Twice, under Hall of Famer Steve Spurrier in 1989 and Fred Goldsmith in 1994, the Blue Devils managed eight wins and a bowl appearance. This was... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
South Carolina beats N.C. State 35-28 in Belk Kickoff in Charlottein the regular season to make a bowl game, a huge accomplishment for a team tha
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
in the regular season to make a bowl game, a huge accomplishment for a team that went 3-9 a season earlier when coach Steve Spurrier resigned in the middle of the year. WISE MOVE: N.C. State hopes graduate transfer Carson Wise solves its... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
NC State hopes veterans provide edge against South Carolinain the regular season to make a bowl game, a huge accomplishment for a team tha
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
in the regular season to make a bowl game, a huge accomplishment for a team that went 3-9 a season earlier when coach Steve Spurrier resigned in the middle of the year. WISE MOVE: N.C. State hopes graduate transfer Carson Wise solves its... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
National Football Foundation to honor Petersonfootball players to have their jersey numbers retired. The 2017 class, which i
Statesboro Herald / Posted 19 days ago
football players to have their jersey numbers retired. The 2017 class, which includes such big names as Peyton Manning and Steve Spurrier, will be inducted at the 60th NFF Annual Awards Dinner Dec. 5 at the landmark Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Offensive coordinator Jedd Fisch took a long journey to Westwoodan entry-level position in Florida’s football offices. He was only just gettin
Los Angeles Times / Posted 21 days ago
an entry-level position in Florida’s football offices. He was only just getting started. Fisch asked for a meeting with Steve Spurrier, who was then Florida’s head coach, and was rejected. Email was not widely used by coaches in the mid-1990s,... Read more
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Island Packet
New ‘2001’ entrance has Gamecocks players fired uphad him ready for the first game. His fellow tight end Hayden Hurst called it
Island Packet / Posted 23 days ago
had him ready for the first game. His fellow tight end Hayden Hurst called it different, looking back to how it went under Steve Spurrier. Hurst described it as a good change, something the fans will enjoy even if it gets a little toasty in the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
'Ol' Ball Coach' lives up to LR club's mottoThe motto this year for the Little Rock Touchdown Club is #Legendsarecoming. T
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
The motto this year for the Little Rock Touchdown Club is #Legendsarecoming. That was very obvious Monday when Steve Spurrier -- the legendary head coach at Duke, Florida and South Carolina -- hit a grand slam during the lunch meeting in front of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Spurrier: Somebody has to beat AlabamaSteve Spurrier knows a thing or two about winning the SEC. The former coach di
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
Steve Spurrier knows a thing or two about winning the SEC. The former coach did it six times in a 12-year span at the University of Florida, and he also earned eight SEC Eastern Division titles (1992-1996, 1999-2000 at Florida; 2010 at the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Broyles Award adds Steve Spurrier, Bob Stoops to selection committeehas added the Football Writers Association of America to its selection process
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
has added the Football Writers Association of America to its selection process and named hall of fame coach and player Steve Spurrier and former Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops to its selection committee. The announcement was made Monday regarding... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
United Way of Central calling on community in support of Hurricane Harvey evacueeshas added the Football Writers Association of America to its selection process,
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 23 days ago
has added the Football Writers Association of America to its selection process, and named hall of fame coach and player Steve Spurrier and former Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops to its selection committee. The Broyles Award has added the Football... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
10 Midland police officers headed to Texas coast to help with hurricane reliefhas added the Football Writers Association of America to its selection process,
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 23 days ago
has added the Football Writers Association of America to its selection process, and named hall of fame coach and player Steve Spurrier and former Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops to its selection committee. The Broyles Award has added the Football... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Eight Lawton Police Academy cadets are vying to be officers on the forcehas added the Football Writers Association of America to its selection process,
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 23 days ago
has added the Football Writers Association of America to its selection process, and named hall of fame coach and player Steve Spurrier and former Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops to its selection committee. The Broyles Award has added the Football... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Suspect arrested for Saturday morning homicidehas added the Football Writers Association of America to its selection process,
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 23 days ago
has added the Football Writers Association of America to its selection process, and named hall of fame coach and player Steve Spurrier and former Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops to its selection committee. The Broyles Award has added the Football... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Vista Community Church accepting donations for hurricane victimshas added the Football Writers Association of America to its selection process,
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 23 days ago
has added the Football Writers Association of America to its selection process, and named hall of fame coach and player Steve Spurrier and former Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops to its selection committee. The Broyles Award has added the Football... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Broyles Award adds writers group, Spurrier and Stoopshas added the Football Writers Association of America to its selection process,
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 23 days ago
has added the Football Writers Association of America to its selection process, and named hall of fame coach and player Steve Spurrier and former Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops to its selection committee. The Broyles Award has added the Football... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Broyles Award adds writers group, Spurrier and Stoopshas added the Football Writers Association of America to its selection process,
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 23 days ago
has added the Football Writers Association of America to its selection process, and named hall of fame coach and player Steve Spurrier and former Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops to its selection committee. People with the award that honors college... Read more
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FSView
Smack Apparel demonstrating growth amongst fan basesat Florida State’s hospitality program. Being a Seminole ultimately meant being
FSView / Posted 24 days ago
at Florida State’s hospitality program. Being a Seminole ultimately meant being rivals with the Florida Gators, who had Steve Spurrier at the helm of their football program. Notoriously recognized as a coach that not many liked, Spurrier served... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
UCLA’s offensive coordinator Fisch has learned from some of the bestfor his undying habit of asking questions met an intellectual equal in the self
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
for his undying habit of asking questions met an intellectual equal in the self-made coach who once made photo copies for Steve Spurrier. “How smart and cerebral Josh is and how smart and cerebral Jedd is, they can communicate better than most... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
UCLA’s offensive coordinator Fisch has learned from some of the bestfor his undying habit of asking questions met an intellectual equal in the self
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
for his undying habit of asking questions met an intellectual equal in the self-made coach who once made photo copies for Steve Spurrier. “How smart and cerebral Josh is and how smart and cerebral Jedd is, they can communicate better than most... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
UCLA’s offensive coordinator Fisch has learned from some of the bestfor his undying habit of asking questions met an intellectual equal in the self
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 25 days ago
for his undying habit of asking questions met an intellectual equal in the self-made coach who once made photo copies for Steve Spurrier. “How smart and cerebral Josh is and how smart and cerebral Jedd is, they can communicate better than most... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
UCLA’s offensive coordinator Fisch has learned from some of the bestfor his undying habit of asking questions met an intellectual equal in the self
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 25 days ago
for his undying habit of asking questions met an intellectual equal in the self-made coach who once made photo copies for Steve Spurrier. “How smart and cerebral Josh is and how smart and cerebral Jedd is, they can communicate better than most... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Oregon State football lost its identity in openerfrankly, the world did learn that tight end Noah Togiai is a star. But nobody e
OregonLive.com / Posted 25 days ago
frankly, the world did learn that tight end Noah Togiai is a star. But nobody ever mistook Andersen for, say, Mike Leach or Steve Spurrier, and I wondered at halftime if the Beavers were really going to try to go "Air Raid" with Andersen's "ground... Read more
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