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Gallo Goes There: 10 Worst Head Coach Hires In College Football

With the BCS’s 15-year rule atop college football about to close, let’s take a look back at the 10 worst head coach hires of the era – and see if we can learn anything from these disasters.

12/26/2013

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DiNardo: Arrogance Is A Curse & Weis Is Arrogant

Head coach Charlie Weis and the Kansas athletic department have had a rough week.

670 The Score–10/12/2012

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KU Athletics Department Cautions Student Reporter To Not Ask Weis Questions

After the University Daily Kansan, the school’s student-run newspaper, published a column critical of Weis’ work, a member of the paper was cautioned to tread lightly with Weis this week.

670 The Score–10/10/2012

Charlie Weis

Report: Notre Dame Paid Weis $6.6 Million To Leave

Charlie Weis spent five seasons at the helm of the Notre Dame football program. Over that stretch, the Irish went a combined 35-27. After the 2009 season, Weis was shown the door, and paid a lot to walk away from his alma mater.

CBS Chicago–05/20/2011

Charlie Weis

Former Notre Dame Coach Weis Headed To Florida

After failing under high expectations at Notre Dame, Charlie Weis returned to the NFL and helped the Kansas City Chiefs get to the playoffs. Now he’ll return to college as the new offensive coordinator at Florida.

01/03/2011

Brian Kelly

A Year To Remember For Brian Kelly

It is just over a year since Brian Kelly has been named the new head coach at Notre Dame and his winning reputation caught the attention of his team. After a frustrating season, he brings the Irish to the Sun Bowl with a 7-5 record.

12/11/2010

Brian Kelly

Shepkowski: Honeymoon Over For Brian Kelly

By Nick Shepkowski– When Tommy Rees‘ late fourth quarter pass against Tulsa wound up in the hands of John Flanders, the honeymoon for Brian Kelly at Notre Dame came to an official end. No longer […]

670 The Score–11/03/2010

Brian Kelly

Kelly: Bowl Or Bust For Notre Dame

At 4-4 Notre Dame is still very capable of making a bowl game. However, if they turn out any more performances like they did against Navy, their bowl chances will start to dwindle.

10/26/2010