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Politics of lopsided victories vary between college football coaches
PHOENIX – Ohio State Coach Urban Meyer was critical of his starting receivers after the Buckeyes’ opener against Bowling Green. Same thing with most of the offensive linemen and Ohio State’s kickoff coverage unit. The defensive backs “did okay.”All this after Ohio State set a school record with 776...
-1 points by Concord Monitor | American football Urban Meyer Jim Harbaugh Ohio Coaching Oak Ridge Associated Universities Defense Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities
Marian Catholic football coaching legend Dave Mattio dies at 68
The Southland is mourning the loss of a legend. Dave Mattio, who led Marian Catholic's football program to its greatest heights during a remarkable 37-year coaching career, died Wednesday of pancreatic cancer. He was 68. Mattio also was the school's athletic director for more than 40 years. "Dave...
-1 points by Chicago Tribune | Marian Catholic High School Chicago Heights Illinois Mike Prior Rodney Harrison Coaching Family English-language films Coach
Wolverines reach final eight in WNIT
It was a nice reunion. But, in the end, it wasn’t much of a game        
-2 points by The Detroit News | Big Ten Conference Basketball Coaching Pennsylvania State University Coach
'Pete' Finebaum's retort: Harbaugh 'not that interesting'
Paul Finebaum became Pete Finebaum for a few hours Friday on his radio show carried by ESPN’s SEC Network.        
-2 points by The Detroit News | Nick Saban Jim Harbaugh American football Donald Trump Southeastern Conference National Football League Coaching Ohio
HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Xaverian names Al Fornaro as the new coach
    Xaverian found the answer to its vacant football coaching position right under its now.    As first reported by the Boston Herald this morning, the school has named longtime defensive coordinator Al Fornaro as the new head football coach. Fornaro replaces Charlie Stevenson, who stepped down following a stellar 24-year head coaching career (206-63-1).    “It's a really exciting time for me,” said Fornaro. “This has always been a special place for me.”
-2 points by Boston Herald | Boston Herald Head Coaching Coach Head coach
Michigan State enters key recruiting stretch without Curtis Blackwell
Blackwell, who was suspended with pay, was the program's primary recruiting organizer.        
8 points by Detroit Free Press | American football High school Michigan State University American football positions College Coaching Secondary school Cornerback
Women who coach boys teams strive to become bigger part of the game
The Mount Carmel freshman boys basketball team is seated in a hallway at Marist High School. It's halftime, and even though the Caravan's minor-league accommodations don't include a locker room, their coach is going on a major-league rant. "Don't just foul somebody just to foul him and let him...
-2 points by Chicago Tribune | Basketball Coaching High school Coach Baseball Head coach Sports coaches Manager
Brock Olivo will bring “K.I.L.L. it” mentality to Broncos special teams
At first glance, it's hard to determine if Broncos new special teams coordinator Brock Olivo is hopped up on Red Bull or naturally exudes energy in an attention-grabbing way.
160 points by The Denver Post | Coaching Coach Kansas City Chiefs Kansas National Football League Coach Brock Olivo American football
USC loses assistant coach Tommie Robinson to Ed Orgeron and LSU
Louisiana State has hired assistant football coach Tommie Robinson away from USC, LSU spokesman Michael Bonnette confirmed Tuesday. Robinson was among USC’s most effective recruiters. He is the first Trojans coach to leave the program in the off-season. Robinson, 53, joins the staff of former USC...
48 points by Los Angeles Times | American football American football positions Coaching Canadian football Fullback Ed Orgeron Coach Louisiana
Teen hockey player dies from head trauma

-2 points by The Philadelphia Inquirer | High school Ice hockey Baseball Coach Chestnut Hill Philadelphia Pennsylvania Hockey Defamation Coaching
Report: Hawaii ‘D’ coordinator meets with UM
Hawaii defensive coordinator Kevin Lempa met with UM for a “non-coaching” position.        
-2 points by The Detroit News | Jim Harbaugh Detroit Coaching The Detroit News Season John Carroll University Coach Fresno California
Chaparral High School wrestling coach’s firing after hazing (2 letters)
The account of the Chaparral coach’s locker room hazing was both distressing and familiar. I remember some of my own coaches from decades ago using abusive language and activities to “make men of us.”
1 points by The Denver Post | Bullying Abuse Humiliation Donald Trump Hazing Coaching Wrestling Dwayne Johnson
HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Former Dracut coaching legend Ed Murphy passes away
    Former Dracut High football coaching legend Ed Murphy passed away early yesterday at the age of 97.    A Lowell native, Murphy served as head coach at Dracut from 1946-1992, winning 11 Merrimack Valley Conference titles. His 1988 team captured the school's first Super Bowl title with a 23-6 victory over Beverly. His total of 247 wins rank him 19th on the state's all-time list along with Tom Caito.
1 points by Boston Herald | Lowell Massachusetts Super Bowl Merrimack Valley American football Dracut Massachusetts Greater Lowell Coaching National Football League
Football: Jim Hartigan resigns at JSerra
It's big news whenever a coaching job opens up in the Trinity League, and JSerra announced on Friday that Jim Hartigan has resigned as football coach. Hartigan, who once was also the school's athletic director and one of the highest paid coaches in Southern California, resigned for "personal reasons"...
5 points by Los Angeles Times | Orange County California Southern California Huntington Beach California California Coaching California State Route 1 Coach 2000s music groups
Obituary: Bill Glassford / Former Pitt football player, Nebraska coach was ‘tough’
Even as his body and appearance changed, giving way to an age few will reach, Bill Glassford largely stayed the same.
2 points by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | American Football League American football Nebraska Cornhuskers football Super Bowl National Football League University of Pittsburgh Coaching Glenn Scobey Warner
Chicago-area singers impress on Season 11 premiere of 'The Voice'
Chicago-area singers helped kick off the 11th season of "The Voice" with chair-turning performances that sparked strife between the celebrity mentors. Dundee-Crown High School student Riley Elmore, 16, wowed coaches Adam Levine and Blake Shelton on Monday's episode with his cover of "The Way You...
-1 points by Chicago Tribune | Singing Coaching Monday Blake Shelton Home Michael Bublé Vocal range High school
NFL veteran, writer Matt Bowen savors Friday nights at IC Catholic
Considering that most of his players were in early grade school when Matt Bowen played his last down in the NFL, it is not surprising that some of the defensive backs he coaches at IC Catholic did not know he played professional football. Bowen, who lives in Elmhurst, finished his seven-year NFL...
-1 points by Chicago Tribune | American football American football positions Monday Night Football High school National Football League Coaching Buffalo Bills Education
How Speight became Michigan's starting QB
Michigan's QB was named starter during camp, but that just meant he was a race car in the pole position.        
15 points by Detroit Free Press | Jim Harbaugh Play Better Touchdown Game American football PASS Coaching
How Wilton Speight became, and stayed as Michigan's starting quarterback
Michigan's QB was named starter during camp, but that just meant he was a race car in the pole position.        
15 points by Detroit Free Press | Jim Harbaugh Play Better Touchdown Game American football PASS Coaching