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Kansas cans head coach Charlie Weis

Another college football head coach was left unemployed on Sunday morning, as it was announced that the Kansas Jayhawks had fired head coach Charlie Weis. Weis’ tenure with the Jayhawks was certainly one to forget. The former Super Bowl-winning offensive coordinator with the New England Patriots compiled a 6-22 record in a little over two seasons with the team, including a 2-3...
Via isportsweb.com
September 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Dreadful Offensive Numbers Forced Kansas to Fire Charlie Weis

Kansas football did what it had to Sunday, firing Charlie Weis just into his third season as head coach. Why Make the Change Now? Make no mistake about it: this is something KU had to do right now. Sure, it’s usually not a good thing for a program to terminate its coach in the middle of a season, with eight games remaining on the schedule. However, sometimes a leadership change...
Via The Student Section
September 28, 2014  |  Discuss

12 candidates to replace Charlie Weis at Kansas

After a disastrous 6-22 record in three seasons, Charlie Weis was fired as Kansas’ head coach on Sunday. Weis went 1-18 in three years during...
Via Athlon Sports
September 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Kansas Fires Charlie Weis For 6-22 Record And Sleeping In Team Meetings

Charlie Weis has been fired from his job at Kansas after his ddisastroustenure resulted in a 6-22 record. Kansas will pay Weis $7 million in the form of a buyout and will also continue cashing checks from Notre Dame until 2015. Charlie Weis disaster in a nutshell: him falling asleep in a team meeting when squad was being addressed by #KU‘s head athletic trainer. — Bruce Feldman...
Via Geeks and Cleats
September 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Kansas Fires Charlie Weis After Disappointing 6-22 Tenure With Jayhawks

The Charlie Weis era at Kansas University was a disaster, and the school put Weis out of his misery Sunday. Kansas announced Weis’ firing Sunday, ending his extremely unsuccessful tenure with the Jayhawks. Weis managed just a 6-22 record at Kansas that culminated with a listless 23-0 loss to the University of Texas on Saturday. Defensive coordinator Clint Bowen will take over...
Via NESN.com
September 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Ed Warriner considered a “Strong Contender” to Replace Weis at Kansas

Let the job searching begin for one Big 12 program. The University of Kansas has decided to move it’s football program forward without the services of head coach Charlie Weis. As reported by Matt Tait at KUSports.com, Weiss was relieved from the program after a 6-22 record since being hired before the 2012 season. Though the move isn’t surprising, the fact that it was done...
Via Buckeye Battle Cry
September 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Charlie Weis Was Falling Asleep in KU’s Team Meetings

The definition of just a coach going through the motions and cashing a check. Charlie Weis disaster in a nutshell: him falling asleep in a team meeting when squad was being addressed by #KU's head athletic trainer. — Bruce Feldman (@BruceFeldmanCFB) September 28, 2014
Via BlackSportsOnline
September 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Weis challenges fans to show up for Texas

Kansas has struggled to fill the seats of Memorial Stadium so far. With 36,574 in the crowd for the first game against SEMO and 34,822 last week vs. Central Michigan, Charlie Weis has become frustrated. Kansas had the worst record in the Big 12 last season and they were averaging 37,884 fans per game. KU is well below that this year. Despite a 2-1 record, Kansas fans are having...
Via Rock Chalk Blog
September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Kansas’ AD Responds To An Angry Fan’s “Fire Weis” E-Mail Following The Jayhawks Loss To Duke

Twitter/@6NewsLawrence Plenty of athletic directors have received e-mails from angry fans about firing the coach after a bad loss. Not every AD takes the time to respond. Following Kansas’ 41-3 loss at Duke, one KU alum sent an e-mail of that ilk to Kansas’ Sheahon Zenger. To his surprise, he received a response from Zenger a few days later. The Kansas City Star‘s Rustin Dodd wrote...
Via College Spun
September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Kansas’ Charlie Weis Says His Players ‘Should Just Shut Up’

Charlie Weis is apparently not a fan of his players talking to the media.  Following the game against Southeast Missouri State, a 34-28 victory, a number of Jayhawks’ players spoke about losing focus during the contest, which began with 24-straight points by Kansas. Many also mentioned the crowd at Memorial Stadium, which had an attendance of 36,574.  The 58-year-old coach was...
Via College Spun
September 09, 2014  |  Discuss
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