It is always an event when NFL patriarch and Oakland Raiders owner Al Davis addresses the media. Hue Jackson’s welcome party soon turned into a brutal exit interview for ex-coach Tom Cable and one of the most entertaining press conferences you will ever see from an NFL owner.
I wonder how quickly into the press conference Hue Jackson was looking to get out of his new contract. If after listening to your new boss blast into the personal and off field character issues of his last head coach, admit to withholding pay from his last coach, and rip other ex-coaches doesn’t get you all warm and fuzzy about your new job than I don’t know what will. While most would celebrate someone being promoted to one of ..click here to read more
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When news broke on Tuesday night that Lane Kiffin would be leaving the University of Tennessee for the University of Southern California to become the new head coach there, only one thing ran through my head right away, wow Al Davis was right. This was the same Lane Kiffin that 14 months ago was passing his kool-aid to everyone at the University of Tennessee that he was going to turn the program around and more importantly beat the might Florida Gators. Now 14 months he, as Dennis Green would probably say, “is what we thought he was.”
Lane Kiffin is a coming off like one of the biggest d-bags in College Football history right now. While some would argue that title is held by Tim Tebow, it has now been passed to the new head coach of USC. Not only is Lane Kiffin ..click here to read more
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