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The arrivals of Mike Leach and Lane Kiffin in Mississippi just made the Egg Bowl a must-watch rivalry

Mike Leach is leaving Washington State to take over as head coach for Mississippi State, USA TODAY Sports confirmed Thursday. This is huge news for the 58-year-old coach who’s famous for his air raid offense and is approaching two decades as a head coach. 679 more words

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Tough Love Part 1: What Does Abusive Coaching Look Like?

That’s a good question, and one that the college sports world doesn’t seem to have a comprehensive answer to. Sometimes, it’s hard to draw a line between tough coaching and abuse in athletic environments where athletes are conditioned to endure physical pain and tough things out mentally on a daily basis. 311 more words

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D.J. Durkin doesn't deserve a second chance in college football

On Thursday, Ole Miss announced it was hiring D.J. Durkin, the former Maryland coach, to be an assistant under new head coach Lane Kiffin.

It’s a shocking decision from Kiffin and Ole Miss AD Keith Carter. 607 more words

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Lane Kiffin compares Nick Saban to his dad, 'Shawshank Redemption' character

After three seasons with Florida Atlantic, Lane Kiffin is back in the SEC after recently taking the Ole Miss head coach job. As a guest on… 616 more words

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Hogs regrowin', Rebels gunnin'

Arkansas Football: Rebuild the FoundationSean Clark

Jan. 6, 2012. The Razorbacks have just defeated Kansas State 29-16 in the Cotton Bowl and finished number five in the AP Poll. 1,288 more words

Paul Finebaum says Nick Saban and Lane Kiffin are 'obsessed' with each other

Nick Saban’s coaching tree is formidable, and his former assistants have experienced a wide variety of success. But they still have yet to figure out how to beat their old boss. 342 more words

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Everything Ole Miss coach Lane Kiffin said at his introductory press conference

A decade after leaving his post as a SEC head coach, Lane Kiffin has returned to the nation’s toughest college football conference.

Ole Miss rocked the college football world by announcing the hiring of Kiffin on Saturday afternoon just minutes after his Florida Atlantic squad won the Conference USA Championship Game. 280 more words

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