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Mike Leach Stays Busy While Lawsuit Remains Unsettled

Friday, July 16th, 2010

Mike Leach wants back into football. He just doesn't know when it will happen. Leach was fired as the head coach at Texas Tech in late December after an allegation of improper treatment by Adam James. The son of ESPN analyst Craig James, who was battling a concussion, alleged that Leach ...

Mike Leach is just relaxing in Key West

Monday, February 22nd, 2010

By now the story has been twisted and turned about 100 times. Somehow someway it doesn’t get old. One of the sources said Mike Leach called a trainer and directed him to move Adam James "to the darkest place, to clean out the equipment and to make sure that he ...

If Only Tommy Tuberville Would Have Waited. . .

Friday, January 15th, 2010

Tommy Tuberville has got to be kicking himself for jumping at the first opportunity to get back into college football. Three days after Tuberville was named head coach of the Texas Tech Red Raiders football team, Tennessee was in need of a head coach after Lane Kiffin left for ...

Mike Leach’s Lawyer, Ted Ligget, On His Client’s Legal Troubles

Wednesday, December 30th, 2009

Editor's Note: Mike Leach was fired effective immediately just minutes after this post went up. Though it renders some of his attorney's comments moot, it's still interesting to hear his side of the story about what happened with Adam James. - SRI - *********** You've probably heard the news by now. ...

Wes Welker On The Patriots Recent Slide: “It’s kind of crazy. When things are going good, they’re good; and when they’re bad, they’re bad.”

Tuesday, December 8th, 2009

All of a sudden, we have ourselves a race in the AFC East. Two weeks ago, it appeared the New England Patriots were going to coast to another divisional crown. Two losses later and the Patriots are just one game clear of both the New York Jets and the Miami ...

Mike Leach: “Michael Crabtree is not a Diva”

Friday, September 18th, 2009

SRI continues to work in new writers. This post is courtesy of Chris Fedor of WKNR in Cleveland.  A season ago, Texas Tech surprised everyone in college football.  In fact, at one point, they were one of the best teams in the country after their win against Texas before stumbling ...

Mike Leach: ‘Crabtree Needs to Play this Season and the 49ers Need to Sign Their First Round Pick’

Tuesday, September 1st, 2009

SRI continues to work in new writers preparing for the upcoming football season. This post is courtesy of Tim Gunter from 790 the Zone in Atlanta. After threatening Texas Tech that he would walk away from the program over a contract dispute, Mike Leach is poised to make another run at ...

Graham Harrell: Canadian Football Is Fun

Monday, July 27th, 2009

Graham Harrell recently signed with the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League.  As a Canadian, I feel I should have known that fact, buy I truly had no idea.  That's how much of the CFL I watch, but what Harrell says is true, the game is pretty, pretty exciting.  ...

Don’t Be Too Quick To Judge Michael Crabtree

Thursday, April 23rd, 2009

As the NFL draft approaches this weekend, there will always be that typical story of the player that has character issues.  'Don't take that guy, he thinks he's too big for the sport, he'll never work out.'  There are articles circulating about Michael Crabtree's ego and arrogance level.  Although, many ...

Mike Leach on the Draft Stock of Michael Crabtree and Graham Harrell

Tuesday, April 21st, 2009

Mike Leach's best characteristic might be "interaction with the media" because he's a crazy, pirate-loving coach. (Of course, sometimes given his answers, that might be his worst characteristic too.) But regardless, he's done a heck of job building an offensive juggernaut at Texas Tech. Recently, he talked about how the two ...