Seven hundred days after being fired by Texas Tech, the quirky Mike Leach is a head coach again. Leach was hired Wednesday afternoon by Washington State and will lead the Cougars in 2012.

While this technically isn’t Canes-related news, the fact that a portion of Miami’s fan base has spent the past few years clamoring for The Pirate to lead ‘The U’…

POSTED BY admin AT November 30th, 2011 01:49   14 Comments

If you’re a Canes fan, you’ve known from day one that Jimmy Graham was one of the good guys. The kind of kid you root for, but also the type of person you believe in. It’s one thing to overcome adversity, but it’s something completely different to do so without making excuses, feeling sorry for yourself and with a smile on…

POSTED BY admin AT November 30th, 2011 07:01   0 Comments

In the middle of working on a bigger, detailed piece about Al Golden, the extension, why Penn State was never an option, as well as the future of Miami football. That said, a lot of action in the coaching world that deserves some attention.

In the past few days, Arizona State has fired Dennis Erickson, UCLA canned Rick Neuheisel and Washington State…

POSTED BY admin AT November 29th, 2011 05:45   2 Comments

I’ve seen several strange things in my years but I’m not sure anything could top what happened Friday night as Miami was losing to Boston College.

Miami is down ten in the 4th quarter, to a team they should have beat the you-know-what out of ,and all of a sudden my email box clicked.

I looked down and sure enough, Al Golden had…

POSTED BY admin AT November 28th, 2011 10:13   15 Comments

CanesAllAccess posted video of this morning’s press conference with head coach Al Golden and again it was candid, forthright and both lays out a game plan for the future, while explaining in detail the “why” behind what went wrong in 2011, Golden’s inaugural season.

Coach Golden addressed his contract, staying at UM long term, the brand that is ‘The U’, the recruiting…

POSTED BY admin AT November 28th, 2011 07:40   3 Comments