LSU follows Big Ten sanity and Georgia SEC insanity
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LSU follows Big Ten sanity and Georgia SEC insanity

LSU backtracks on reports it was letting go Miles and brings him back similar to Iowa and Ferentz

Photo: LSU coach Les Miles needed public support to overcome grumbling boosters.

Iowa showed us a year ago that sometimes the best coaching move is no change at all.

A year from now we’ll know if LSU was smart to follow the Iowa model by retaining Les Miles as head coach. ... 



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Tom Shanahan

Tom Shanahan

Tom Shanahan is an award-winning sportswriter and the author of "Raye of Light". Tom has also written for the San Diego Union-Tribune, Voice of San Diego, Chargers.com, Rivals.com, and Gameday Central. He has won multiple first-place awards from the San Diego Press Club and first place from the Copley News Service Ring of Truth Awards. The National Football Foundation/San Diego Chapter presented him its Distinguished American Award in 2003 and USA Track and Field’s San Diego Chapter its President’s Award in 2000.

Raye of Light: Jimmy Raye, Duffy Daugherty, the integration of college football and the 1965-66 Michigan State Spartans

By Tom Shanahan; Foreword by Tony Dungy; August Publications

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